Kevin Shah, MD, FACC

Kevin Shah, MD, FACC

Cardiology in Salt Lake City, UT

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Speaks English and Spanish

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About Dr. Shah

Dr Kevin Shah is a Cardiologist at the University of Utah specializing in Advanced Heart Failure, Transplant Cardiology, and Mechanical Circulatory Support. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Echocardiography.

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Services Offered

General cardiology
Coronary artery disease
Transplant cardiology
Heart failure
Minority health
Heart failure and transplantation
VAD management
Clinical Biomarkers

Qualifications and Experience

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Education & Training

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship, Advanced Heart Failure and Heart Transplantation, 2018 - 2019

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2015 - 2018

University of California San Diego
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2012 - 2015

University of California Irvine
Class of 2012

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American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

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Medical Licenses

NM State Medical License
2020 - 2021

UT State Medical License
2019 - 2023

WY State Medical License
2019 - 2021

CA State Medical License
2013 - 2023

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Vice President's Clinical & Translational (VPCAT) Research Scholar's Program
University of Utah

William W. Parmley Young Author Achievement Award
Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2018

Fellow Teaching Award Nominee
UCLA Housestaff, 2016

House Officer of the Year
University of California, San Diego, 2015

Invited Grand Rounds Speaker
UCSD Dept of Internal Medicine, 2014-2015

Kaiser Excellence in Teaching Award (Resident)
University of California San Diego, 2014

Gold Humanism Honor Society member
University of California, 2012

American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin Medical Student Scholar
University of California, 2008

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Professional Memberships

American College of Cardiology - ACC

Heart Failure Society of America

International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation

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Amyloid and the Heart.
Current cardiology reports
Wolfson AM, Shah KS, Patel JK

Coronary computed tomographic angiography quantitative plaque analysis improves detection of early cardiac allograft vasculopathy: A pilot study.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Miller RJ, Kwiecinski J, Shah KS, Eisenberg E, Patel J, Kobashigawa JA, Azarbal B, Tamarappoo B, Berman DS, Slomka PJ, Kransdorf E, Dey D

Treating the Cardiorenal Syndrome: A Sledgehammer for a Needle's Work?
Journal of cardiac failure
Shah K, Fang JC

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Journal Article

Challenges and the innovations in the care of advanced heart failure patients during COVID-19
Heart Failure Reviews
Amin Yehya, Kevin S. Shah, Sumeet S. Mitter, Nasrien E. Ibrahim, Brett Sperry, Mahek Shah, Sunit-Preet Chaudhry, Navin Rajagopalan, Jaime Hernandez-Montfort, Rajeev Mohan, Kevin M. Alexander, Shashank Sinha, Javed Butler, and Michelle M. Kittleson

Stress Remains in the Eye of the Beholder
JACC Case Reports
Kevin S Shah, Marat Fudim

Is Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction a Kidney Disorder?
Current Hypertension Reports
Kevin S Shah, MD, James C Fang, MD


A Practical Approach to Cardiorenal Syndrome: APC Grand Rounds

COVID 19 Iceberg and Inflammatory Heart disease: Emerging Science during a pandemic
Virtual Cardiology Grand Rounds

South Asian Patient at Elevated Cardiovascular Risk. How Does Ethnicity Impact Cardiometabolic Risk?
American College of Cardiology (ACC) 19 Scientific Sessions


Increasing Doses of Pain Medications Pre-Heart Transplant as a Risk Factor for Outcomes after Transplant
American Transplant Congress
K. Shah, D. H. Chang, J. Patel, R. J. Levine, S. Dimbil, E. Passano, J. A. Kobashigawa
Boston, MA

Prevalence of Donor Specific Antibody in Heart Transplant Recipients with Antibody-Mediated Rejection as Compared to Abnormal Intragraft mRNA Transcripts by Molecular Microscope System
American Transplant Congress
K. Shah, R. J. Levine, S. Dimbil, S. Sana, P. F. Halloran, J. Patel, D. H. Chang, E. Kransdorf, M. Kittleson, J. A. Kobashigawa
Boston, MA

Heart Transplant Patients with Histologic Normal and Molecular Microscope Abnormal Biopsies: An Exploratory Analysis
ISHLT 2019 Scientific Program
Kevin S Shah, Ryan Levine, Sean Sana, Philip F Halloran, Jon A Kobashigawa
Orlando, FL

Book Chapter

The Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Medicine
Kevin S Shah, Kalyanam Shivkumar, Mehdi Nojo, Barbara Natterson-Horowitz

Baliga's Text Book of Internal Medicine: An Intensive Board Review Book with 1480 Multiple Choice Questions
Devin Kehl, Kevin Shah, Alan Maisel

Cardiac Biomarkers
Kevin Shah, James Iwaz

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