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Dr. Rushikesh Shah Joins One of the Largest GI Groups in DFW

The Newsroom: Dr. Rushikesh Shah

Digestive Health Associates of Texas, P.A. (DHAT) welcomes Dr. Rushikeh (Rush) Shah to their physician group of 90+ Board Certified Gastroenterologists serving the DFW Metroplex with over 60 locations

For Release 2:00 PM
August 17, 2020

Dallas — August 17, 2020 Digestive Health Associates of Texas, P.A. (DHAT) welcomes Dr. Rushikesh (Rush) Shah to its growing group of Board-Certified Gastroenterologists serving the DFW Metroplex. Dr. Shah joins DHAT after completing his fellowship at Emory University School of Medicine where he was an Advanced Endoscopy Fellow and was appointed Chief Fellow. He was awarded outstanding fellow research mentor during his time at Emory. Prior to that, he completed his residency at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. Dr. Shah received his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from Patil Medical College in Pimpri, Pune, India.

Shah received his license from the American Board of Internal Medicine in 2015. His professional career includes working at SUNY Upstate Medical University Health Care Center; as a Research Coordinator at Methodist Hospital and as a Research Co-Investigator at UT Southwestern Medical School, both in Dallas, Texas. He also worked as an Interventional IBD visiting CCFA Fellow at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio prior to completing his Gastroenterology and Hepatology fellowship at Emory University.

With medical specialties that include Advanced Endoscopy, Pancreatic diseases, Hepatobiliary diseases, Endoscopic ultrasound, and Quality Improvement, Shah will be working along-side seven other Board-Certified Gastroenterologists in the DHAT office located at Baylor Hospital Downtown Dallas.

“We are pleased to continue to attract and retain exceptionally talented, physicians like Dr. Rush Shah who share the DHAT commitment to provide exceptional care and advanced treatments to those who suffer from digestive and liver diseases. He is well prepared to provide exceptional care to his patients and contribute positively to the DHAT organization.” said DHAT President and practicing Gastroenterologist, Dr. James Hakert.

For more information, press only:
Robin Stevens – DHAT | 214-689-5960 |

About DHAT:
Digestive Health Associates of Texas, P.A. (DHAT) have been Leaders in Digestive Health since 1996. With over 90 physicians, 60+ locations, five endoscopy centers, and six infusion centers throughout the DFW Metroplex, DHAT provides comprehensive, high quality, cost-effective patient care and treatment of digestive and liver disorders. In addition to the clinical expertise and patient-centered approach to medicine provided by DHAT's board-certified physicians, the DHAT Research Institute offers advanced, cutting-edge treatment options for both adult and pediatric GI diseases to advance the field of gastroenterology care. For more information visit the DHAT website at

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