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Nikunj N. Shah, MD

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Specialty:
  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certification:
  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Faculty Rank: Lecturer
Medical or Graduate Education: Smt. N.H.L. Municipal Medical College, India
Residency: Ravenswood Hospital - Internal Medicine
  Mercy Hospital and Medical Center - Internal Medicine
Fellowship: University of Chicago Medical Center - Gastroenterology
Clinical Expertise:
  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Endoscopy
  • Fatty liver disease
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Liver cancer
  • Liver transplant
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Wilson disease
Research Interests:
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Liver transplantation
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  • 1725 W. Harrison St.
  • Suite 158
  • Chicago, IL  60612
  • Phone: (312) 942-8910
  • Fax: (312) 563-4215
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.

  1. Outcomes after Combined Liver Kidney Transplant versus Kidney Transplant Followed by Liver Transplant.
    Chan EY, Bhattacharya R, Eswaran S, Hertl M, Shah N, Fayek S, Cohen EB, Hollinger EF, Olaitan O, Jensik SC, Perkins JD
    Clin Transplant
    2014 Nov 7
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  2. Histological adequacy of EUS-guided liver biopsy when using a 19-gauge non-Tru-Cut FNA needle.
    Gor N, Salem SB, Jakate S, Patel R, Shah N, Patil A
    Gastrointest. Endosc.
    2013 Jul 31
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4.8
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.6
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4.6
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.8
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.6
Information the care provider gave you about medications
4.6
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care
4.6
Your confidence in this care provider
4.7
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.7
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.5
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