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Dr. Nirav Shah, MD

Gastroenterology*
5.0 (28)
Map Pin Small Reading, PA
Accepting new patients
15 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Nirav Shah, MD

Dr. Nirav Shah, MD is a Gastroenterologist in Reading, PA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 15 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from Saba University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Reading Hospital and Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Shah an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Shah works at Practice in Reading, PA with other offices in Pottstown, PA and Downingtown, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Constipation, Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Nausea along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shah's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    1011 Reed Ave Ste 300, Reading, PA 19610 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (610) 288-3229
  2. 2
    Pottstown Ambulatory Center LLC
    20 N Sunnybrook Rd Ste 2, Pottstown, PA 19464 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (610) 374-4401
  3. 3
    Office
    150 E Pennsylvania Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (610) 374-4401

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Reading Hospital
  • Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center

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Constipation
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Nausea
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Abdominal Pain
Barrett's Esophagus
Dysphagia
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroptosis
Heartburn
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Pancreatitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Anemia
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Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Cirrhosis
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Ulcer
Vomiting Disorders
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Bile Duct Obstruction
Celiac Disease
Cholangitis
Chronic Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenitis
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Hepatic Fibrosis
Hepatitis C
Ileus
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Indigestion
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Liver Damage
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Splenomegaly
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin_Deficiency
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
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Achlorhydria
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Fatty Liver
All Types of Food Poisoning
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Cirrhosis
Blood Disorders
Cancer
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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colitis
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Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Copper Metabolism Disorders
Cyclical Vomiting
Dehydration
Duodenal Ulcer
Dysentery
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Folate Deficiency Anemia
Food Allergy
Food Poisoning
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Giardiasis
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Illeum Cancer
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Malabsorption Carbohydrate
Intestinal Prolapse
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Ischemic Colitis
Liver Abscess
Liver Cancer
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Malnutrition
Meckel's Diverticulum
Megacolon
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Peptic Ulcer
Pernicious Anemia
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Sclerosing Mesenteritis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
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Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Visceroptosis
Vitamin B Complex Deficiency
Capsule Endoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Gallbladder Scan
Gastroenterology Procedures
Hemorrhoid Treatment
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 15 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1023148731
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cleveland Clin Found
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Saba University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Akron
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Shah has seen patients for Constipation, Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Nausea, 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.

    28 patients have reviewed Dr. Shah. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shah.

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