Ami N. Shah, MD

Ami N. Shah, MD

4.9 
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Practice Focus Areas

  • Breast Cancer
  • Endocrine Therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Medical Oncology
  • Precision Medicine
  • Targeted Therapy
  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine - 2011
Residency:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2014
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2018

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Hematology (Certified)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine (Certified)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

127 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

November 13, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah is interested in hearing your concerns and she addresses them with suggestions and solutions immediately.

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November 13, 2020

5.0

They are always professional and caring.

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November 13, 2020

5.0

She took her time with me. Answered my questions.

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November 13, 2020

5.0

Everything, everybody was perfect.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah and her staff are exceptionally knowledgeable.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah and her staff are exceptionally knowledgeable.

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November 06, 2020

5.0

She's Awesome!!!!

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November 06, 2020

5.0

It's a lot of reasons for me. I never consider myself to need a doctor until now, but the experience I had at the a different location made me feel horrible inside out, I'm so grateful North Western Hospital allowed me to be a Patient here, the care I'm receiving is, amazing I'm over Thankful that God has me here in a much more Loving an Comfortable environment.

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November 05, 2020

5.0

Dr ShahReviewed and explained my results well, she answered my questions.

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November 03, 2020

5.0

Very attentive and thorough exam. I trust Dr. Shah

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November 02, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah keeps it real, is direct, and clearly is the best at what she does which is incredibly important when working with an oncologist. She is wonderful!

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November 02, 2020

5.0

Everyone is super kind, super professional, and clearly experts in what they do.

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October 31, 2020

4.0

She is very knowledgeable and explained things at a level that I could understand

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October 31, 2020

4.0

The attention provided by staff is amazing

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October 30, 2020

5.0

The best care!

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October 27, 2020

5.0

She deserves more then 10 stars due to her dilligence,skills and knowledge.

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October 27, 2020

5.0

Excellent practitioner,skillful and careful.

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October 27, 2020

5.0

The documentation she does is top rate as well

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October 27, 2020

5.0

Excellent care

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October 27, 2020

5.0

HII REALLY LIKE MY OCOLOGIST , I NEED MORE TIME TO TALK WITH HER.

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October 23, 2020

5.0

She's very good. She listens and actually remember things I say to her. Makes me feel like a person and not just another patient.

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October 23, 2020

5.0

Everybody is so attentive and caring. It's not just like I'm another patient or number I'm actually a person.

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October 23, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah is very concerned about how the drugs affected you. She listens and offers the assistance you need.

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October 23, 2020

5.0

Everyone treats you with kindness.

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Caring smart dr and assistant. Both listen and answering questions best to their knowledge. I did not feel like I was being rushed or like I was “just another patient”.

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October 22, 2020

5.0

She explains things well - all the whys- answers my questions clear and is a very good listener

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Very accessible and always responsive in a timely manner with any inquiries I have

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October 22, 2020

4.0

I gave this rating because my appointment was 12:40. My port draw was wonderful, then I saw Dr. Shah for my exam. They call me for my infusion and I waited for over two hours the lab to send my meds. This is the third time I have waited over two hours for my meds.I am not happy with the level of care and concern.

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Staff took time to review surgical, etc.,history; provided referral and suggestions for upcoming appointments.

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Phenomenal nurses along with great doctors.

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah is an awesome doctor who is knowledgeable, nurturing and an encourager for me as a patient!

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Northwestern is a great facility!

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October 12, 2020

3.0

Dr. Shah was very knowledgeable in explaining to me my condition and helping meto understand what I'm going through at this time and she let me know she'd be herefor any and all decisions I will make. Giving me more time to think things over andreturn to her.

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October 10, 2020

5.0

a lot of attention and questions. I felt they researched my case well and gave me a lotof attention, Besides they gave me good news.

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October 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah was so very patient, compassionate and took the time to make sure I was comfortable with the information she shared and had all of my questions answered.

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October 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah and Nisha were so very patient, compassionate and took the time to make sure I was comfortable with the information they shared and had all of my questions answered.

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October 08, 2020

5.0

Dr shah explained everything well and in a way I could understand. Covering lots of information. Understood my desire to move forward.

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October 06, 2020

4.0

She explained things in non-medical terms and I was able to understand everything

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October 06, 2020

4.0

I was very satisfied with the professionalism which all the people that I dealt with had. All very knowledgeable

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October 02, 2020

5.0

She is proactive, gives good feedback, and is very caring and personable.

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Professional, timely, caring people

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah is very detailed in explaining each aspect of your care, I like that. When I have questions or concerns she patiently listens and addresses them. She is also kind and warm in her approach, that's a plus to me.

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Everyone was working together to assure their patients were comfortable and well cared for. A really nice atmosphere and a great team. Chealsy, Samatha, Natalia, and Dr. Shah were all great.

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Good with patients concerns

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Nisha and Dr Shah Care about Patients Concerns

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Great energy, very friendly and passionate about her work"helping her patients.

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October 01, 2020

5.0

I love my oncologist and the nurses are very nice.

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October 01, 2020

5.0

She is very understanding and has patience. She listens

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Have had outstanding assistance to my healthcare.

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Smart. Personable. Reassuring. Willing to take time to explain things.

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Both Nisha the NP and the doctor were lovely to meet and thorough.

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September 28, 2020

5.0

She is extremely competent and keeps yourself up-to-date with the latest treatment options.

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September 24, 2020

5.0

She is always very attentive to my needs. She takes any concerns I have seriously and asks questions to see what those concerns are.

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September 24, 2020

5.0

I have received the best care at the oncology department. I always feel like the doctors and nurses care about me as an individual and not just a name on a chart.

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September 22, 2020

4.0

Very caring

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September 22, 2020

4.0

Very professional

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September 22, 2020

4.0

Doctor show explained in detail the intricacies of my diagnosis

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September 22, 2020

4.0

I was able to get in-and-out of my appointment timely

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah is very nice, caring, friendly and doing extra things to make patients happy and truly care for them.

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Front desk staff very unpleasant, unprofessional and rude.

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September 17, 2020

5.0

I have recommended your institution and Dr. Shah before. Her knowledge and her patient manners are extraordinary. Additionally, her nurse Kathy and the nurse practitioner Nisha are very good too. I am in good hands.

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September 12, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah is wonderful, she wants to hear your thoughts as to how your treatment affects you after you leave her, she really listens and gives you options, I like that. She's great.

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September 12, 2020

5.0

Everyone is kind and caring that helps a patient who already feels sick to endure their treatment much better. This team knows what patients need, excellent team.

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September 10, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah was extremely helpful in laying out my medical options. Very caring.

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September 10, 2020

5.0

She gave me a clear understanding of my treatment options. I felt very comfortable talking with her.

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September 10, 2020

5.0

Rapport with the doctor

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September 10, 2020

5.0

Perfect

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September 10, 2020

5.0

I love Dr ShahI hope she doesn't leave NU during my treatment

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September 03, 2020

5.0

My doctor is personable, confident, and knowledgeable. I feel she always is looking out for my best interests.

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September 03, 2020

5.0

Dr Shah did a great job explaining her thought process and her recommendations felt personalized to my individual situation.

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September 03, 2020

5.0

The team is thoughtful, knowledgeable, kind and responsive to patient goals.

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August 31, 2020

5.0

extremely competent, friendly, professional , courteous, empathic, and provided excellent education about my condition.

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August 25, 2020

5.0

Dr Shah is kind, empathetic and an amazing doctor

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August 21, 2020

5.0

Everyone was concerned about my comfort & concerns and they gave me their undivided attention. What more can a patient ask for? Dr. Shah is very knowledgeable & has a warm bedside manner, she's great.

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August 20, 2020

5.0

She involved you in decision-making about your care and listens to you and remembers what you told her the last time you saw her

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August 19, 2020

5.0

Very nice and easy to speak with and understand what is going on.

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August 16, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah was professional and did her job well.

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August 13, 2020

5.0

Got an appointment quickly. Dr. Shah was very knowledgeable and caring.

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August 10, 2020

5.0

Caring nature, answers questions to satisfaction, thorough in explanations, timely

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August 07, 2020

5.0

Dr Ami Shah very personable and knowledgeable. Very throughall and presents medical information to easily understand.

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August 06, 2020

5.0

She takes time to listen and is thorough.

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August 03, 2020

5.0

Very professional, understanding and thorough.

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July 30, 2020

5.0

I receive excellent care, in my opinion.

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July 27, 2020

5.0

Dr Shah has been informative, supportive and an amazing provider during my treatment. She addresses each every concern and question with detail and has been an advocate for my care. I can't say enough good things about her.

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July 26, 2020

5.0

Friendly manner; competent; easy to talk to.

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July 24, 2020

5.0

She took the time to listen and answer my questions.

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July 17, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah's performance is over and above any superlative I could use to describe her skills. She's the best!!

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July 17, 2020

5.0

Good caring care

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July 17, 2020

5.0

Takes time with me and hears what I'm saying. Always looks for solutions

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July 16, 2020

5.0

Efficient friendly clinic. Dr Shah is also efficient relatable thorough thoughtful and has good clinical judgment

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July 16, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah knows what she's doing and takes the time to explain things and their reasons.

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July 16, 2020

5.0

She is an exceptional clinician. She knows her stuff.

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July 16, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable professional takes time with the patient listens to you gives you many options

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July 14, 2020

5.0

High competency. Trust her judgement. Clearly up to date in her field. Easy to talk to

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July 14, 2020

5.0

Dr Shah is very thorough

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July 09, 2020

5.0

Communicates well with patients and gives great individual attention to concerns

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June 26, 2020

5.0

Great doctor, compassionate of my fears and thorough.

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June 19, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah very thorough, answered all my questions, very understanding and made me feel confident that I was with someone who really cared about my well being.

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June 16, 2020

5.0

Dr.Shah is knowledgeable, listen to your concerns and try to help you immediately.

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June 16, 2020

5.0

Dr. Shah are extremely professional and competent.

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