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Dr. Jigar Shah, MD

Rheumatology*
4.2 (48)
Map Pin Small Margate, FL
Accepting new patients
15 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Jigar Shah, MD

Dr. Jigar Shah, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Margate, FL. They specialize in Rheumatology, has 15 years of experience. They graduated from St George's University School of Medicine and is affiliated with HCA Florida Northwest Hospital. Dr. Shah, completed a residency at State University of New York Downstate University Brooklyn. Patients rated Dr. Shah an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Shah works at Arthritis and Rheumatology Center of South Florida in Margate, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Fibromyalgia, Arthritis and Gout along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Shah's Office Locations

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    Arthritis and Rheumatology Center of South Florida
    5901 Colonial Dr Ste 303, Margate, FL 33063 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    09:00 - 19:00
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    09:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    09:00 - 12:00

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Arthritis
Gout
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Joint Pain
Lupus
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Osteoporosis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Bursitis
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Leukocytopenia
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shortness of Breath
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spondylitis
Systemic Vasculitis
Tobacco Use Disorder
Trigger Finger
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vasculitis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Steroid Injection
Achilles Tendinitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Amyloidosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Behçet's Disease
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Churg-Strauss Syndrome
Cicatricial Pemphigoid
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Constipation
De Quervain's Disease
Dehydration
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dry Eyes
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Dupuytrens Contracture
Fever
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Foot Infection
Genu Varum
Goodpasture's Disease
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hepatitis B
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Ingrown Nail
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Pain
Limb Swelling
Muscle Cramping
Nail Infection
Nausea
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Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Pharyngitis
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyositis
Post-Viral Disorder
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Knee
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Pain
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Thrush
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Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Arthrocentesis
Bone Density Scan
Bursa Injection
Carpal Tunnel Injection
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Infusion Therapy
Injection of Tendon
IV Rehydration
Joint Drainage
Joint Fluid Test
Joint Injection
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoporosis Screening
Peripheral Nerve Block
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Ambetter
    • Anthem
    • Better Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Careplus
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
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    • Florida Blue
    • Freedom Health
    • Health Net
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    • Medica
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • Molina Healthcare
    • Preferred Care Partners
    • Simply Healthcare Plans
    • Sunshine Health
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.2
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    Based on 48 ratings
    Patient Ratings (48)
    5 Star
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    4 Star
    (1)
    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (8)
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    About Dr. Jigar Shah, MD

    Specialties*
    • Rheumatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 15 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1659508166
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • State University of New York Downstate University Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • State University of New York Downstate University Brooklyn
    Residency
    Internship
    • Long Island College Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • St George's University School of Medicine
    Medical Education

    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Florida Northwest Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Jigar Shah, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Shah is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Shah has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Shah works at Arthritis and Rheumatology Center of South Florida in Margate, FL. View the full address on Dr. Shah’s profile.

    Dr. Shah has seen patients for Fibromyalgia, Arthritis and Gout, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Shah on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    48 patients have reviewed Dr. Shah. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shah.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Shah, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Shah appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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