Dr. Shah completed his Internship in Surgery from Dacca Medical College in Dacca Bangladesh in 1968. After coming to the United States, Dr. Shah completed his Internship at Albany Memorial Hospital in 1971 and his residency and chief residency at St Peter’s Hospital in 1975. Dr. Shah completed his fellowship in 1976.

Dr. Shah is Board Certified in both General and Vascular Surgery, is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a Professor of Surgery at Albany Medical College. Dr Shah has had such roles as Director of the Karmody Vascular Laboratory, Vice Chair of the Department of Surgery at Albany Medical College and Director of the Institute for Vascular Health and Disease.

Dr. Shah lives in Albany, NY with his wife, Moklesa. They are the parents of three children and grandparents of three grandsons.

Education

School/Degree

Dacca Medical College
Dacca, Bangladesh
M.B.B.S., 1965

College/Degree

P.C. College
Bagerhat, Bangladesh
Intermediate Science, 1960

Post-Graduate Training

Internship in Surgery Dacca Medical College
Dacca, Bangladesh
1966-1968

Internship Memorial Hospital
Albany, NY
1970-1971

Assistant Residency St. Peter’s Hospital
Albany, NY
1971-1974

Chief Residency St. Peter’s Hospital
Albany, NY
1974-1975

Fellow Trauma Research Center
Albany Medical Center
Albany, NY
1975-1976

Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • 1977 General Surgery
  • 1983 Vascular Surgery
  • 1991 Vascular Surgery Recertification
  • 1995 General Surgery Recertification
  • 2003 Vascular Surgery Recertificatiion
  • 2008 Advanced Cardiac Life Support