Neel Shah

Treatment philosophy

“Providing comprehensive and compassionate care that is consistent with the latest available research using the best available technology in a team setting.”

Dr. Shah was the chief fellow at Rush University Medical Center, where he did his fellowship for three years. He also worked at the University of Illinois as a resident, and went to medical school at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He is board-certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine in three different areas, including Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, as well as Hematology.

Dr. Shah is a member of the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Medical Oncology, and the American Medical Association.

Dr. Shah has won numerous awards, including the Henry Award during his time at Wayne State University. This is given to the most outstanding graduate in the class.

He was voted as one of Illinois’ best physicians in 2011. He has done extensive research in the area of hematology and medical oncology, including publications in the areas of Hodgkin Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, lung cancer, and GI cancers. He also has participated in tumor boards involving the treatment of bladder, prostate, and breast cancer.

Northwest Oncology and Community Cancer Research Foundation offer the opportunity to participate in national clinical trials through Dr. Shah.  He is accepting new appointments at our Dyer location.

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