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Anand P. Shah, MD

Philosophy of Care

I feel privileged to help people and families through some of their most difficult times. I think complete cancer care encompasses not only treating the malignancy, but also guiding the patient and their loved ones through the challenging journey.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 180 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Integrated Oncology Program
    • Radiation Oncology
    • Years in Practice: 10


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Radiation Oncology


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Cancers of the lung, head and neck, prostate, gastrointestinal system, brain and breast


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Spending time with my family, sports, golf, basketball


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Northwestern University Medical School
    Graduation Date 01/2005
    Degree M.D.
    Honors Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

    School Rush University Graduate College
    Graduation Date 06/2010
    Degree Masters Degree in Medical Physics

    RESIDENCY
    School Rush University Medical Center
    Title Chief Resident

  • Memberships

    • American College of Radiation Oncology
    • American College of Radiology
    • American Radium Society
    • American Society of Clinical Oncology
    • American Society for Radiation Oncology
    • American Roentgen Ray Society
    • Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology
    • Association of University Radiologists
    • Radiological Society of North America
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Selected to Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society at Northwestern University Medical School
    Date 01/2000

    Name Julie Namkung Research Award for Most Outstanding
    Date 01/2000

    Name Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2017
    Date 04/2017

  • Media/Published Articles

    • Tomotherapy and IMRT reduce cardiac doses in left-sided breast cancer patients (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Toxicity Associated with Bowel or Bladder Puncture during Gynecologic Interstitial Brachytherapy (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Analysis Comparing Electron Beam with the Mammosite for Breast Boost (Jan 1, 2000)
    • A virtual matching technique for three-field breast irradiation using 3-D planning (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Tomotherapy and multifield intensity modulated radiotherapy planning reduce cardiac doses in left-sided breast cancer patients with unfavorable cardiac anatomy. (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Variation in Breast Lumpectomy Cavity with Delay Due to Chemotherapy (Jan 1, 2000)
    • The Role of Radiation Therapy in the Adjuvant Management of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Analysis comparing treatment of prostate cancer with TomoTherapy versus IMRT (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Radiation Recall Reaction with Docetaxel Following Partial Breast Irradiation (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Management of a patient with borderline resectable pancreatic cancer (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Case Report of an Axillary Recurrence After Partial Breast Irradiation (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Upright 3-D Treatment Planning Using a Vertical CT (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Cost of radiotherapy versus NSAID administration for heteropic ossification (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Patterns of Failure after MammoSite Brachytherapy Partial Breast Irradiation: A Detailed Analysis (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Clinical Spectrum and Prevalence of Neurologic Events Provoked By Tilt Table Testing (Jan 1, 2000)
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 180 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    178 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    178 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    179 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    179 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    178 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    179 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    177 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    179 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    179 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.6
    168 ratings


    Comments (9)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Jul 23, 2019
    Dr Shah has done a great job for me.  
    5.0
    Jul 17, 2019
    Consistently excellent!  
    5.0
    Jul 02, 2019
    I love *Dr. Shah. He is very warm & caring doctor.  
    3.8
    Jun 23, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    May 10, 2019
    dr is caring friendly and extremely qualified  
    5.0
    Mar 02, 2019
    *Dr. Shah is outstanding.  
    5.0
    Feb 07, 2019
    exemplary service.  
    5.0
    Jan 30, 2019
    Excellent providers as usual.  
    4.8
    Dec 18, 2018
    *Dr. Shah is a nice guy.  
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