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Ami N. Shah, MD

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Surgery
Board Certification:
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Surgery
Faculty Rank: Instructor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency: University of Illinois Medical Center - General Surgery
Fellowship: University of Florida Health Science Center - Pediatric Surgery
Clinical Expertise:
  • Biliary atresia
  • Bronchoscopy, pediatric
  • Cancer surgery, pediatric
  • Chest wall reconstruction
  • Congenital malformations
  • Constipation surgery
  • Esophagectomy
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Liver cancer
  • Neonatal surgery
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Nissen fundoplication
  • Thoracoscopy, pediatric
  • Umbilical hernia
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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 Listings go back five years.

  1. Rubinstein Taybi Syndrome in an Indian Child due to EP300 Gene Mutation.
    Tamhankar PM, Merchant R, Shah A
    Indian J Pediatr
    2015 Sep 15
  2. A Kick in the Groin.
    Kannikeswaran N, Shah A, Fichadia U, Arora R
    Clin Pediatr (Phila)
    2015 Oct
  3. Tacrolimus versus Cyclosporine after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Acquired Aplastic Anemia.
    Inamoto Y, Flowers ME, Wang T, Urbano-Ispizua A, Hemmer MT, Cutler CS, Couriel DR, Alousi AM, Antin JH, Gale RP, Gupta V, Hamilton BK, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Marks DI, Ringdén OT, Socié G, Solh MM, Akpek G, Cairo MS, Chao NJ, Hayashi RJ, Nishihori T, Reshef R, Saad A, Shah A, Teshima T, Tallman MS, Wirk B, Spellman SR, Arora M, Martin PJ
    Biol. Blood Marrow Transplant.
    2015 Oct
  4. A 3-year-old boy with ataxia.
    Park B, Fichadia U, Shah A
    Pediatr Emerg Care
    2015 Mar
  5. Post Splenectomy Outcome in ß-Thalassemia.
    Merchant RH, Shah AR, Ahmad J, Karnik A, Rai N
    Indian J Pediatr
    2015 Jun 23
  6. Paediatric surgical pathology - a profile of cases from Western India and review of literature.
    Shah N, Shah A, Kamdar J, Shah J
    J Clin Diagn Res
    2015 Jan
    Patel CR, Sugimoto K, Douard V, Shah A, Inui H, Yamanouchi T, Ferraris RP
    Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest. Liver Physiol.
    2015 Aug 27
  8. Liver fat quantification: Comparison of dual-echo and triple-echo chemical shift MRI to MR spectroscopy.
    Satkunasingham J, Besa C, Bane O, Shah A, de Oliveira A, Gilson WD, Kannengiesser S, Taouli B
    Eur J Radiol
    2015 Aug
  9. An update on the risk prediction and prevention of anticancer therapy-induced cardiotoxicity.
    Bhave M, Shah AN, Akhter N, Rosen ST
    Curr Opin Oncol
    2014 Nov
  10. Patient and hospital factors associated with induction mortality in acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
    Seif AE, Fisher BT, Li Y, Torp K, Rheam DP, Huang YS, Harris T, Shah A, Hall M, Fieldston ES, Kavcic M, Vujkovic M, Bailey LC, Kersun LS, Reilly AF, Rheingold SR, Walker DM, Aplenc R
    Pediatr Blood Cancer
    2014 May
  11. Cytokine and chemokine patterns across 100 days after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children.
    DiCarlo J, Agarwal-Hashmi R, Shah A, Kim P, Craveiro L, Killen R, Rosenberg-Hasson Y, Maecker H
    Biol. Blood Marrow Transplant.
    2014 Mar
  12. Human lymphoid development in the absence of common ?-chain receptor signaling.
    Kohn LA, Seet CS, Scholes J, Codrea F, Chan R, Zaidi-Merchant S, Zhu Y, De Oliveira S, Kapoor N, Shah A, Abdel-Azim H, Kohn DB, Crooks GM
    J. Immunol.
    2014 Jun 1
  13. Establishment of an 11-year cohort of 8733 pediatric patients hospitalized at United States free-standing children's hospitals with de novo acute lymphoblastic leukemia from health care administrative data.
    Fisher BT, Harris T, Torp K, Seif AE, Shah A, Huang YS, Bailey LC, Kersun LS, Reilly AF, Rheingold SR, Walker D, Li Y, Aplenc R
    Med Care
    2014 Jan
  14. Designing effective drug and device development programs for hospitalized heart failure: a proposal for pretrial registries.
    Greene SJ, Shah AN, Butler J, Ambrosy AP, Anker SD, Chioncel O, Collins SP, Dinh W, Dunnmon PM, Fonarow GC, Lam CS, Mentz RJ, Pieske B, Roessig L, Rosano GM, Sato N, Vaduganathan M, Gheorghiade M
    Am. Heart J.
    2014 Aug
  15. The global health and economic burden of hospitalizations for heart failure: lessons learned from hospitalized heart failure registries.
    Ambrosy AP, Fonarow GC, Butler J, Chioncel O, Greene SJ, Vaduganathan M, Nodari S, Lam CS, Sato N, Shah AN, Gheorghiade M
    J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.
    2014 Apr 1
  16. Anticoagulation in heart failure: current status and future direction.
    Gheorghiade M, Vaduganathan M, Fonarow GC, Greene SJ, Greenberg BH, Liu PP, Massie BM, Mehra MR, Metra M, Zannad F, Cleland JG, van Veldhuisen DJ, Shah AN, Butler J
    Heart Fail Rev
    2013 Nov
  17. An 11-year-old boy with cough.
    Fichadia U, Maqbool S, Shah A
    Clin Pediatr (Phila)
    2013 Jun
  18. Diagnostic accuracy of a single point-of-care prehospital serum lactate for predicting outcomes in pediatric trauma patients.
    Shah A, Guyette F, Suffoletto B, Schultz B, Quintero J, Predis E, King C
    Pediatr Emerg Care
    2013 Jun
  19. Recognizing hospitalized heart failure as an entity and developing new therapies to improve outcomes: academics', clinicians', industry's, regulators', and payers' perspectives.
    Gheorghiade M, Shah AN, Vaduganathan M, Butler J, Bonow RO, Rosano GM, Taylor S, Kupfer S, Misselwitz F, Sharma A, Fonarow GC
    Heart Fail Clin
    2013 Jul
    9(3):285-90, v-vi.
  20. Sustainability of market-based community distribution of Sprinkles in western Kenya.
    Suchdev PS, Shah A, Jefferds ME, Eleveld A, Patel M, Stein AD, Macdonald B, Ruth L
    Matern Child Nutr
    2013 Jan
    9 Suppl 1:78-88.
  21. Variation in hospital antibiotic prescribing practices for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
    Fisher BT, Gerber JS, Leckerman KH, Seif AE, Huang YS, Li Y, Harris T, Torp K, Douglas R, Shah A, Walker D, Aplenc R
    Leuk. Lymphoma
    2013 Aug
  22. Gene therapy for adenosine deaminase-deficient severe combined immune deficiency: clinical comparison of retroviral vectors and treatment plans.
    Candotti F, Shaw KL, Muul L, Carbonaro D, Sokolic R, Choi C, Schurman SH, Garabedian E, Kesserwan C, Jagadeesh GJ, Fu PY, Gschweng E, Cooper A, Tisdale JF, Weinberg KI, Crooks GM, Kapoor N, Shah A, Abdel-Azim H, Yu XJ, Smogorzewska M, Wayne AS, Rosenblatt HM, Davis CM, Hanson C, Rishi RG, Wang X, Gjertson D, Yang OO, Balamurugan A, Bauer G, Ireland JA, Engel BC, Podsakoff GM, Hershfield MS, Blaese RM, Parkman R, Kohn DB
    2012 Nov 1
  23. Gender does not affect postdischarge outcomes in patients hospitalized for worsening heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (from the Efficacy of Vasopressin Antagonism in Heart Failure Outcome Study with Tolvaptan [EVEREST] Trial).
    Shah AN, Mentz RJ, Gheorghiade M, Kwasny MJ, Fought AJ, Zannad F, Swedberg K, Maggioni AP, Konstam MA
    Am. J. Cardiol.
    2012 Dec 15
  24. Epidemiology and profile of pediatric burns in a large referral center.
    Shah A, Suresh S, Thomas R, Smith S
    Clin Pediatr (Phila)
    2011 May
  25. Biomarkers in acute heart failure syndromes - are they fulfilling their promise?
    Shah AN, Nodari S, Gheorghiade M
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