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Ravi S. Shah MD

Specialties: Oncology & Hematology

Board Certified: Internal Medicine, Hematology & Oncology

Languages: English

General Info

Medical School/Degree: Doctor of Medicine - St. George's University, Grenada, West Indies

Hospital Affiliations: Northshore LIJ Plainview Hospital (Northwell Health), Northshore LIJ Syosset Hospital (Northwell Health) and St. Joseph's Hospital, Bethpage, NY.

Prior Experience: Hematology/Oncology Attending Physician, Shah Medical, LLP, Plainview, NY

Residency: Internal Medicine - SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, NY

Fellowship: Hematology and Oncology - SUNY Stony Brook Hospital, Stony Brook, NY

Undergraduate: B.A. Biology/Genetics - Columbia University, New York, NY

Clinical Interests:

Hematologic Malignancies, Predictive Genomics, Breast Cancer, Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Lung Cancer, Iron Disorders, Clinical Teaching, Cost-Based Care Analyses, and Healthcare Legislation. 

Year Joined: 2016

About Me

What made you want to become a health care provider or what is your earliest memory of wanting to be one?

Affinity for the sciences and altruistic personality since childhood. Mother: Doctor (Hematology/Oncology), Father: Doctor (Nephrology).

What do you love most about your specialty? / Why did you choose your specialty?

Meaningful patient relationships; helping cancer patients survive to see: Graduation, Weddings, Grandchildren, etc.; academically most fast-paced and innovative in all of medicine, by far. 

How do you connect with your patients?

Real empathy, not just sympathy; first-hand knowledge how cancer uproots your life and sensibilities; intuit listening, honest communication; hugs. 

What are your interests outside of the office (hobbies, activities)?

Avid skier, frustrated golfer, pick-up basketball; certified, trained chef; spend lots of time with other members of (charitable cancer organization); gardening. 

What is your advice for your patients?

One day at a time, one foot in front of the other. 


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West Nyack, NY 10994
P: 845-348-1100