Ashish S. Shah MD

Professor of Cardiac Surgery, Surgical Director, Heart Transplant Program, Alfred Blalock Endowed Director and Chairman, and Department of Cardiac Surgery
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  • 153 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Aortic Center
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    Cardiac Surgery
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    Cardiac Tumors
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    Cardiac Valve Disease
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    Heart Assist Devices
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    Heart Transplant
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    Heart Valve Center
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    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy & Inherited Disease
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    Pulmonary Endarterectomy for Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension


1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232


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  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Pittsburgh, 1995
  • Internship - Duke University Health System, 1996
  • Research Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 1999
  • Residency - Duke University Health System, 2002
  • Residency - Duke University Health System, 2005

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Patient Comments

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August 18, 2020
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Very professional & was very good about answering questions.
July 30, 2020
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The care is always great when you get good news. Dr. Shah did a great job on the surgery and everything is going well.
July 21, 2020
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one of the best experience I went through, and I'll let other know. 5 Star
July 21, 2020
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*Dr. Shah made me extremely comfortable with our course of action!
July 21, 2020
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Was not in a hurry and gave full explanation of any questions.
June 1, 2020
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Dr.Shah eased my mind and covered my concerns with accurate description.
May 28, 2020
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extremely confident and assured regarding the skill of this surgeon. Apparent this surgeon and his team represent the Gold Standard.
May 21, 2020
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Took the time to work through my list of questions and concerns.
April 6, 2020
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