Dr. Pankaj G. Shah

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Certifications & Licensures

  • 1996 Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology
  • 2006, 2012 Re-Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology
  • 1995 Texas Medical License
  • 1991 Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners
  • 1994 – July 1995 Fellowship-trained in Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgery

Professional Experience

  • 4/98 – present – Shah Eye Center, P.A. Mission, TXGeneral Ophthalmology with Cornea & RefractiveSurgery, Subspecialty Solo Private Practice
  • 8/95 – 12/97 – Shah Eye Center, P.A. Mission, TXGeneral Ophthalmology with Cornea & RefractiveSurgery, Subspecialty Solo Private Practice
  • 7/94 – 7/95 – Los Ebanos Eye Clinic, Brownsville, TXGeneral Ophthalmology with Cornea & RefractiveSurgery, Subspecialty Group Private Practice

Education

  • 7/91- 6/94 – LSU Eye Center, New Orleans, LACornea, Refractive Surgery, and External DiseaseFellowship
  • 7/90 – 6/91 – UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School AffiliatedEye Residency Program, Newark, NJ,Ophthalmology Residency
  • 6/89 – 6/90 – Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Philadelphia, PAInternship in Internal Medicine
  • Jerry Shields, MD, Dept. of Ocular Oncology,Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PAPre-Residency Fellowship in Ocular Oncology

Honors & Awards

  • Co-Chief Resident – Ophthalmology 7/93-6/94
  • Graduated in three years from Rutgers College in top 10% of class
  • Invited to join Henry Rutgers General Honors Program
  • Dean’s List – 4 semesters
  • Project Chairman – Pre-Medical Club
  • Chairman – Health Professions Colloquium

Professional & Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
  • Texas Ophthalmology Association