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Dr. Vijay Shah, MD

Cardiology*
4.2 (12)
Map Pin Small Merrillville, IN
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Vijay Shah, MD

Dr. Vijay Shah, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Merrillville, IN. They graduated from University of Chicago and is affiliated with Rush Copley Medical Center, St. Mary Medical Center and Methodist Hospitals-Northlake Campus. Patients rated Dr. Shah an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Shah works at Ascension Medical Group Genesys Heart Center in Merrillville, IN with other offices in Hobart, IN. They frequently treat conditions like Chest Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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.

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Dr. Shah's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Dermatology Associates of Northwest Indiana PC
    311 E 89th Ave, Merrillville, IN 46410 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (219) 738-5500
  2. 2
    St Mary Wound Clinic
    1500 S Lake Park Ave, Hobart, IN 46342 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (219) 942-0551

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Rush Copley Medical Center
  • St. Mary Medical Center
  • Methodist Hospitals-Northlake Campus

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Cardiomyopathy

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Chest Pain
Hypertension
Cardiomyopathy
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Carotid Artery Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Peripheral Edema
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Ultrasound
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Tilt_Testing
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aneurysm
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Angina
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Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Septal Defect
Atypical Atrial Flutter
Cardiomegaly
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Endocarditis
First Degree Heart Block
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Murmur
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Long QT Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Hypertension
Second Degree Heart Block
Septal Defect
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Third Degree Heart Block
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Unstable Angina
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Arrhythmia Screening
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Impella Device
Nuclear Stress Testing
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Tilt Table Testing
Treadmill Stress Test
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    4.2
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    Based on 12 ratings
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    About Dr. Vijay Shah, MD

    Specialties*
    • Cardiology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hindi
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1821084773
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Chicago
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Vijay 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 has seen patients for Chest Pain, 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.

    12 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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