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Nihar Shah, MD, Gastroenterology, Sarasota, FL, Palms of Pasadena Hospital

NiharNikhileshShahMDFACP FACG FASGE

Gastroenterology Sarasota, FL

Advanced Endoscopic Interventional, Biliary Tract Disease, Esophagus Disease, Bariatric Medicine

Gastroenterologist and Therapeutic Endoscopist

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Summary

  • Dr. Nihar Shah is a gastroenterologist in Sarasota, FL & is affiliated with Sarasota Memorial Hospital. He completed his training from Seton Hall University, & has been in practice for 9 years. He specializes in endoscopic treatment of acid reflux and obesity, esophageal diseases and is experienced in ERCP, manometery, hemorrhoidal banding, RFA, EMR, Stretta, TIF & OverStitch.

Education & Training

  • Seton Hall University-Hackensack Meridian School of MedicineFellowship, Gastroenterology, 2012 - 2015
  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
    Rutgers New Jersey Medical SchoolResidency, Internal Medicine, 2010 - 2012
  • Jersey Shore University Medical CenterInternship, Internal Medicine, 2009 - 2010
  • N.H.L Municipal Medical College
    N.H.L Municipal Medical CollegeClass of 2008
  • Gujarat UniversityMBBS, Medicine and Surgery, 2002 - 2007

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2018 - 2024
  • WV State Medical License
    WV State Medical License 2014 - 2019
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2014 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Obesity Medicine Obesity Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Certificate of Achievement in Endoscopy Education American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 2015
  • Excellence in research (First place) Saint Joseph Health Care System, 2014
  • Abhidig Trophy Lions Club
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Potential adverse effects of long term use of Proton Pump Inhibitors  
    Doshi S. Khamar K. Sehgal I. Shah N., Marshall Journal of Medicine, 7/28/2016
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound Guided Drainage of Peri-Rectal Collections: A Salvage Approach  
    Nihar Shah, Marshall Journal of Medicine, 1/2016
  • Role of Non-Selective Beta Blockers in Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Analysis in patients with Cirrhosis & Portal Hypertension  
    Nihar N. Shah, Journal : The North American journal of Medicine and Science, 1/1/2015
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Abstracts/Posters

  • Proton Pump Inhibitors and Corticosteroids as Synergistic Risk Factors for Candida Esophagitis
    Nihar N. Shah, American College of Gastroenterology, American journal of Gastroenterology, Hawaii, 1/1/2015
  • A Rare Case Report of Spontaneous Resolution of Hepatic Portal Venous Gas Associated With Cocaine-Induced Intestinal Ischemia
    Nihar N. Shah, American College of Gastroenterology, American journal of Gastroenterology, Philadelphia, PA, 1/1/2014
  • Pituitary Tumor as the Initial Presentation of HepatocellularCarcinoma
    Nihar N. Shah, American College of Gastroenterology, American journal of Gastroenterology, Philadelphia, PA, 1/1/2014
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Lectures

  • Does Human Immuno-Deficiency Virus Infection influence the Clinopathologic Characteristics of Colorectal Cancer (CRC) in African Americans? 
  • Role of non-selective beta blockers in hepatocellular carcinoma prevention : A retrospective analysis in patients with cirrhosis 
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding from Dieulofoy's Lesion in the afferent limb of Bilroth Type 2 Gastrectomy. 
    Saint Michael's Medical Center
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Other

  • Gastrointestinal hemorrhage in elderly patient : case report 
    Nihar N. Shah, Reaction Weekly
    1/1/2011

Press Mentions

  • Just 45 Minutes Can Give You 10 Years of Relief
    Just 45 Minutes Can Give You 10 Years of ReliefJanuary 18th, 2016
  • Stretta Therapy Offers Hope for Those Suffering from Acid Reflux
    Stretta Therapy Offers Hope for Those Suffering from Acid RefluxDecember 4th, 2015
  • CHH Procedure Offers Relief to Patient After 20 Years of Suffering with GERD
    CHH Procedure Offers Relief to Patient After 20 Years of Suffering with GERDJuly 14th, 2016
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Committees

  • Committee Member, Organization Outreach Comittee (The Obesity Society) 2017 - Present
  • Committee Member, Education Committee (The Obesity Society) 2017 - Present
  • Committee, Obesity Algorithm Committee 2016 - Present
  • Committee Member, Minority affairs and cultural diversity comittee (American College of Gastroenterology) 2015 - Present
  • Reviewer for abstracts for National Medical Student and associate abstract competition 2012, American College of Physicians (Abstract review board)

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Gujarati, Hindi

Hospital Affiliations