Phone: 219-513-9955
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NIRAV A. SHAH, MD
EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Northwestern University
B.S. Biomedical Engineering
Evanston, Illinois

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois

Dr. Shah is affiliated with Advocate Christ Medical Center, Palos Community Hospital, Little Company of Mary Hospital, Palos Surgery Center, and Orland Park Surgery Center. He is currently accepting new patients, second opinions, and workman’s compensation patients”

RESIDENCY

Orthopaedic Surgery
Northwestern University
McGaw Medical Center
Evanston, Illinois

FELLOWSHIP

Methodist and Baylor Sports Medicine Institutes
Houston, Texas

BOARD CERTIFICATION

Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery as well as Board Certified in Sports Medicine
Certificate of Added Qualification (The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery)

RESEARCH & AWARDS

Northwestern University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Preceptors Gordon Nuber, MD & Samuel Stupp, PhD
Articular Cartilage Regeneration in aRabbit Model using TGF-Beta Binding
Self-Assembling Peptide Amphiphiles.

Northwestern University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Preceptors Steven Levin, MD & Li QunZhang, PhD
Cadaveric Biomechanical Analysis of Two Proximal Biceps Tenodesis Techniques

Baylor and Methodist Sports Institutes
Preceptors David Lintner, MD & Philip Noble, PhD
Progressive Cyclical Load to Failure of Soft-Tissue ACL Graft Fixation Devices

Research Grant Award - Arthrex, Inc.
First Place Orthopaedic Research Education & Foundation (OREF) Basic Science Paper
Mid-America Orthopaedic Association Research Scholarship
Illinois General Assembly Scholar - Full Tuition Scholarship
Health Professions Research Travel Scholarship