Dr. Sapna Shah

Dr. Sapna Shah

Thyroid Doctor

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Dr Shah has developed a special interest and passion for patients with hypothyroidism who are pregnant, trying to conceive or who struggle with infertility.

Personalized Approach

Endocrinologist

Fertility Focus

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About

Dr. Sapna Shah

Dr. Sapna Shah is board certified in both internal medicine and endocrinology. Endocrinologists are healthcare providers who focus their practice on the endocrine system which includes the thyroid gland.


As a healthcare provider, Dr. Shah has a special interest and passion for patients with hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) who are pregnant, trying to conceive, or who struggle with infertility.  She herself has struggled with infertility and hypothyroidism, and greatly empathizes with patients who manage these conditions. Dr. Shah now shares a success story of two beautiful children who are her whole world.

 

Outside of her endocrine practice, Dr. Shah loves to travel, experience new cultures, read, and try new foods.

What makes you passionate about treating patients with hypothyroidism:

I love treating patients with hypothyroidism because each case is unique and I have the opportunity to create a lifelong relationships with patients.  On a personal level, I myself have hypothyroidism and struggled with infertility and recurrent pregnancy loss. I hold a special place in my heart for women who are trying to conceive, experiencing infertility, suffering recurrent pregnancy loss, or who are pregnant.  I am always happy to share my experiences, my successes, and my failures.

My approach to treating patients with hypothyroidism is:

My approach to treating patients with hypothyroidism and Hashimoto's disease is personalized. Each patient with hypothyroidism has different symptoms which are most concerning to them. Sometimes we cannot address them all at once, so we choose the symptoms that affect your quality of life or health the most. Unfortunately, symptoms of hypothyroidism don't always resolve quickly, but over time we can develop a targeted treatment plan to get you feeling well and onward to optimal health.

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Affiliations

Education

  • Vanderbilt University, Fellowship in Endocrinology
  • Drexel University, Philadelphia, Doctor of Medicine

Professional Accomplishments

Certifications

  • American Board Certified in Internal Medicine
  • American Board Certified in Diabetes and Endocrinology
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Dr. Sapna Shah

's Reviews

J
Dr Shah took her time with me to ask questions and really get to know me as a person, not just a patient.
L
The best endocrinologist I’ve ever seen for hypothyroidism. Highly recommend.
W
Dr. Shah is knowledgeable, thoroughly professional, and pleasant. Highly recommended.
K
Dr. Shah was incredibly personable and thorough in her examination. Definitely recommend.
T
Dr. Shah is knowledgeable, thoroughly professional, and pleasant. Highly recommended.
G
Dr. Shah is knowledgeable, thoroughly professional, and pleasant. Highly recommended.
M
She was great. Thorough and very good bedside manner. She made me feel very comfortable.
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