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Qaisar A. Shah, MD

  • NPI Number: 1346322823
  • Primary Specialty: Neurology


Dr. Shah is a fellowship-trained interventional neurologist specializing in neurovascular care for patients suffering from cerebrovascular disease and conditions. He is expert in the use of minimally invasive interventions for the treatment of stroke, aneurysms and other cerebrovascular conditions.

Dr. Shah has delivered numerous neurological presentations across the country and has authored and co-authored articles that are published in well-renowned peer reviewed medical journals, including New England Journal of Medicine, Stroke, Neurocritical Care, and Neuroradiology. He has also participated in some of the groundbreaking clinical trials in ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke.

Medical Interests Areas of Interest:
  • Stroke
  • Aneurysms
  • Arterial Stenosis
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Recurrent Nose Bleeding, Oropharyngeal Bleeding and Pre-Surgical Tumor Embolization
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  • Recurrent Subdural Hemorrhages

Minimally Invasive Interventions

  • Stents and/or balloon-assisted coil embolization
  • Flow diverting stent placement including Pipeline, Evolve and WEB
  • Intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy
  • Mechanical removal of the intravascular clot using TREVO and Solitaire stents
  • Carotid artery stent placement
  • Intracranial stent placement
  • Particle or glue embolization
  • Diagnostic cerebral angiography
  • Balloon test occlusion
  • Fellowship
  • Stroke and Neurocritical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Endovascular Neurology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  • Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology, University of Minnesota
  • Residency
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Medical School
  • Dow Medical College and Civic Hospital