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Department

Kidney (Renal)

Location

West Campus

Rating
Specialty
Kidney (Renal)
Phone: 832-227-2400
Fax: 832-825-9562

Address

18200 Katy FreewayWA360
WA360
77094 TX
United States

Shweta Shah, MD, MBBS

Assistant Professor, Renal Section, Department of Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine

Education

School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX fellowship 2015
Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Stony Brook, NY residency 2012
Baroda Medical College, Maharaja Sayaji Rao University Baroda, India residency 2006
Maharaja Sayaji Rao University, Baroda, India medical school 2002

About

Dr. Shah is committed to providing excellent patient and family centered general nephrology care to the communities in and around the TCH West Campus in Katy Texas.   Her clinical expertise extends to all forms of renal disease both congenital and acquired.   She has an active research interest in clinical outcomes and predictors of bone health in patients with chronic kidney disease.

Clinical Interests:

• Glomerulonephritis

• Nephrotic Syndrome

• Chronic Kidney Injury

Research Interests:

• Outcomes and predictors of bone health in chronic kidney disease (CKD)

• IgA vasculitis and IgA nephropathy

Organization

Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American Society of Nephrology Member
American Society of Pediatric Nephrology Member
Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium (MWPNC) Site-coPI GIGA Kids Study

Selected Publications

Geer JJ, Shah S, Williams E, Arikan AA, Srivaths P. Faster rate of blood volume change in pediatric hemodialysis patients impairs cardiac index. Pediatric Nephrology 32(2):341-345. PubMed PMID: 27553912, 2017.

ViiCTR Profile: https://profiles.viictr.org/display/BCM/shweta-shah

Patient and Family Comments

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