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Ashish Shah, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Nashville, TN, Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Thoracic Surgery Nashville, TN

Adult Cardiac Surgery, Cardiopulmonary Transplantation, Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery

Professor of Surgery Chairman Department of Cardiac Surgery Vanderbilt University Medical Center

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Education & Training

  • Duke University Hospital
    Duke University HospitalFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2002 - 2005
  • Duke University Hospital
    Duke University HospitalResidency, Surgery, 1995 - 2002
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
    University of Pittsburgh School of MedicineClass of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

  • TN State Medical License
    TN State Medical License 2015 - 2023
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 2005 - 2017
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2004 - 2011
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2001 - 2006
  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 1996 - 2010
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013
  • Fellow (FACC) American College of Cardiology
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • State-of-the-Art Review Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Cardiogenic Shock  
    Chun W Choi, Mark Wigger, Kelly H Schlendorf, Sandip Zalawadiya, Elias V Haddad, Ashish Shah, Matthew R Danter, JoAnn Lindenfeld, ScienceDirect

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