Shimoli V. Shah M.D.

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  • Clinic Director, OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute; Section Chief, OHSU General Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine School of Medicine

Accepting new patients

4.9 out of 5 (386 Ratings, 131 Comments)


  • Cardiology

Special focus on

  • General Cardiology
  • Heart Disease in Women


  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, New York New York 2006
  • Residency:

    • Internal medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass.
  • Fellowship:

    • General medical sciences clinical research, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo.
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Internal Medicine, internal medicine (2009), cardiovascular disease (2013)


  • English

Patient Ratings

4.9 out of 5 (386 Ratings, 131 Comments)

The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.

Patient Comments

  • Mar 27, 2019

    She was very professional and helpful!

  • Mar 21, 2019

    As always, outstanding.

  • Mar 13, 2019

    I was very happy with Dr. Shah. I found out things about my Disease I hadn't heard in over 25 years dealing with Lupus.

  • Mar 13, 2019

    Every personable and took the time to make sure I understood everything.

  • Mar 12, 2019

    Dr. Shah is very personable and informative. She took the time to talk with me about the reason for my visit, and give me lots of detail. Showed me images related to my prior surgery and what we're watching to try to understand my current state of health. I really enjoyed interacting with her.

  • Mar 10, 2019

    Wonderful, caring, cardiologist.

  • Mar 09, 2019

    Awesome doctor! She respectfully listened to my concerns, went over test results, prescribed helpful medication, and gave referrals to other specialists. She answered all of our questions about FMD.

  • Mar 07, 2019

    My cardiologist is very thorough and explains all my options. She is on top of my care and I feel She is giving me the best care available for me

  • Mar 07, 2019


  • Mar 06, 2019

    Intelligent, professional, kind, smart, shares decision making, clearly communicates options and impacts,and Itrust her implicity.

  • Mar 05, 2019

    Great experience! Dr. Shah was highly recommended by Dr. Fazio and for good reason. Dr. Shah asks questions and listens. She also makes sure my questions are answered to the best of her ability.

  • Mar 03, 2019

    Dr Shah is an excellent provider. She is very knowledgeable, really listens, kind and compassionate. She’s straightforward, gets things done, explains things in an easy to understand way. She’s the real deal. I’m so glad I have her as my doctor! Thanks Dr. Shah!

  • Mar 02, 2019

    She is knowledgeable a d talks to you not at you or down to you. She is an amazing doctor I am fortunate to have her as my cardiologist.

  • Mar 02, 2019

    Friendly and a good listener. Respected my concerns and offered various options.

  • Feb 28, 2019

    Efficient, gave me a plan, answered my questions.

  • Feb 27, 2019

    Provider on time. Took time to explain medical condition and answered questions. Clear followup instructions.

  • Feb 27, 2019

    Dr. Shah was very knowledgable and sensitive to my feelings. At the same time, she did not sugar coat anything and explained my condition in terms I could understand.

  • Feb 26, 2019

    Yes, I saw Dr. Shah was really focused and gave terrific answers to the questions that I had. And you know, I really felt like she was just terribly competent. And I would recommend her highly to anyone. That's all.

  • Feb 18, 2019

    On her initiative Dr. Shah moved my appointment up by several days.

  • Feb 16, 2019

    Honest, easy to talk to, knowledgeable, punctual and assertive.

  • Feb 12, 2019

    Dr. Shah is always direct and professional. I appreciate her getting to the point. She explains things thoroughly so that I can understand.

  • Feb 11, 2019

    I appreciate the care given by Dr. Shah as always. During my last visit she gave me several suggestion and resources to help me on my goal to better health. She is always respectful and personable. I value her input and care.

  • Feb 08, 2019

    Dr Shah takes the time to listen.

  • Feb 06, 2019

    Dr. Shah knows me and my history. She spends the necessary time with me and gives me the necessary advice.

  • Jan 28, 2019

    Yeah, she was great. I really like her. I would have given her a 10, but it was I'm in the middle of a store and it was too much of a hassle. She deserves it and we love her. Thanks. Bye.

  • Jan 28, 2019

    Dr. Shah is awesome. She talks to me about everything. She's, if I have a question she will answer it. She speaks in terms that I can understand. I do like her.

  • Jan 27, 2019

    My cardiologist takes the time to thoroughly review my medical status and answer my questions. She makes me feel she cares about me.

  • Jan 26, 2019

    The Doctor spent a lot of time listening to my concerns about my blood pressure.She was excellent.

  • Jan 26, 2019

    Shimoli Shah is my cardiologist and I am so forever grateful that I had the opportunity to choose her as, I was lying in a hospital bed on 11K recovering from a coronary artery bypass graft in February of 2016. She has been attentive, accurate, funny, affirming and a little bit forceful in giving me the directives that I have needed to have an incredibly successful recovery. She is one of the best people, cardiologists, human beings that you've got on that staff. I repeatedly do recommend ER 2 people and I tell everyone about her she is truly an asset and I am so grateful that she is my cardiologist.

  • Jan 24, 2019

    Dr. Shah was knowledgeable and helpful in explaining the condition of my heart.

  • Jan 21, 2019

    Dr. Shah is very good. She spends a lot of time going over what your situation may be, she gives wonderful advice, and she's extremely helpful. No question seems to be a dumb one for her. She's really really good. I would recommend her to anybody. Thank you.

  • Jan 19, 2019

    Dr. Shah is an outstanding physician. She takes the time to explain my medical condition and is readily accessible in an emergency.

  • Jan 18, 2019

    Dr Shah is personable, very smart and focused. I am a complex patient and she very deftly integrated all my problem related to cardiologic issues. In 1/2 hr she covered everything I had on my mind.

  • Jan 18, 2019

    Great. Provider was thorough, competent, and really listened.

  • Jan 17, 2019

    Dr Shah was very thorough and patient in explaining the results of my Echo in Dec and the eventual fix for my aortic stenosis. My anxiety level went from a 10+ to a 3. I have found my home for my heart care.

  • Jan 11, 2019

    Personable, good bedside manner, caring

  • Jan 10, 2019

    Dr. Shah is thorough,knowledgeable, and she is extremely personable. I wish I had found her years ago.

  • Jan 10, 2019

    Dr Shah was very attentive and did an excellent job explaining my treatment

  • Jan 07, 2019

    I haven't seen a cardiologist for a congenital heart condition for 20 years, and Dr. Shah is by far the best I have seen. I am looking forward to a long health relationship with her. Thanks for the experience. Bye.

  • Dec 31, 2018


  • Dec 30, 2018

    I enjoyed my experience with Dr. Shah. She was very professional and forthcoming with information.

  • Dec 29, 2018

    Dr. Shah was very professional answering all my questions with clear explanations.

  • Dec 29, 2018

    Had no waiting past appointment time. All questions answered and did not feel rushed. Dr. Shah explained about a new medication available and together we decided to change my medications without the new medication because I was concerned with side affect of memory loss.

  • Dec 29, 2018

    Dr Shah is extremely professional with exceptional assessment skills.Additionally and most important to me is her willingness to listen.She went above and beyond to educate me and calm anxiety related to chronic a condition

  • Dec 23, 2018

    Dr. Shah mead herself available at short notice to address mu concerns about my problems. She then ordered a blood draw for gathering more data and suggested changing medication dosage for a while, and, for future consideration , a procedure that might benefit me quite a bit.

  • Dec 21, 2018

    I was very impressed with Dr. Shah. I hope she stays around for a long time to monitor my heart issues. Her staff is marvelous.

  • Dec 20, 2018

    She was very thorough, explained everything in detail in a way that was easy to understand, took time, and exhibited concern.

  • Dec 14, 2018

    My Doctor is so good!

  • Dec 14, 2018

    Dr Shah is the quintessential Physician......she literally glides along, and takes you, the patient, in high regard. When you add in her nice sense of humor there?s nothing more you can ask for.

  • Dec 10, 2018

    Record your voice. She was an exceptional physician. I don't know.

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