Apurva Shah, MD

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.6 out of 5
59 Ratings
8 Comments

Shah Apurva, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics / Gynecology

Location:
Women’s Wellness Associates
Saint Vincent Hospital
123 Summer Street Suite 587
Worcester, MA 01608

(508) 363-6470

Dr. Apurva Shah is an obstetrician-gynecologist at Women’s Wellness Associates at Saint Vincent Hospital. He provides general OB/GYN services for women of all ages. He specializes in surgical procedures utilizing robotic technology for both cancerous and non-cancerous conditions, as well as reconstructive procedures for pelvic prolapse, urinary and fecal incontinence.

As a young boy in India, Dr. Shah was surrounded by doctors in his family. He witnessed his first birth at age 12, which he found to be an incredible experience. “Still today, every birth I am present for is equally amazing as that first one was”.

Dr. Shah completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at Grant Government Medical College and Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals in Mumbai, India. He attended residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at Newark Beth Israel Medical School in New York, followed by an academic fellowship at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. Most recently, Dr. Shah has attended a minimally-invasive Pelvic Surgery fellowship at Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA while simultaneously working as a clinical instructor at Tufts University’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Shah partners together with his colleagues, including his wife, Dr. Parul Nagar, to ensure that all patients receive comprehensive, quality care. Dr. Shah’s honest and straightforward approach is appreciated by his patients, who enjoy working together with the doctor to understand and select their optimal care options.

In addition to fluency in English, Dr. Shah speaks several languages including Gujarati, Hindi, and Marathi, while also understanding spoken Urdu and Punjabi. When not at the hospital, Dr. Shah and his wife enjoy being outdoors and are working on hiking every state park in America!

Dr. Shah welcomes new patients.

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
4.6
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
4.6
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
4.5
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
4.6
Care provider concern for questions/worries
4.6
Patients' confidence in Care provider
4.7
Care provider spoke using clear language

Comments

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Aug 24, 2019
very professional
Aug 9, 2019
would highly recommend dr. Shah
Aug 5, 2019
EXTREMELY pleased with the care provided by *Dr. Shah. He is incredibly knowledgeable and answered all of my questions and showed compassion.
May 17, 2019
My treatment was I believe not on the schedule and Dr Shah was so patiently accommodating!
Mar 18, 2019
dr shah is the only person and reason i go see a doctor. he makes me feel so comfortable talking and asking those really embarrassing questions!!
Mar 13, 2019
took more time to explain things to me than any other provider I've been with. took my symptoms seriously and was very caring
Feb 13, 2019
I can't say enough good things about *Dr. Shah. I wish every doctor listened as well and took the time to make sure I understand everything. He is amazing.
Dec 20, 2018
He took plenty of time to discuss all treatment options as well as his advice and reasoning behind each option.