Dr. Shah is originally from the Dallas area and received his undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering at Washington University in St. Louis. He returned to Texas to complete medical school at UT Health Science Center at San Antonio.  He completed his training in internal medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX, and stayed for an additional year as Chief Resident. It was during his training that he developed his interests in inpatient medicine and more specifically, hospitalist medicine. Dr. Shah brings his leadership, teaching, and clinical skills to the academic hospitalist division at UTSW. Dr. Shah’s interests outside of the hospital include his family, traveling, and cheering for the Cowboys and Mavericks.


Medical School
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (2010)
Baylor College of Medicine (2011), Internal Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine (2013), Internal Medicine

Research Interest

  • Hospital medicine
  • Medical education

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Society of Hospital Medicine (2014)
  • American College of Physicians (2010)