Language: English
Gender: Male
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Cardiology at The Wellness & Prevention Center
170 William Street
New York, NY 10038
P: (646) 588-2526 | F: (646) 588-2599
Call for appointment:
(646) 588-2526

Personal Statement

It is an honor to be Cardiologist in this era as advancements in both non-invasive and invasive therapies expand at such a rapid rate. As an academic clinician, my goal is to provide the highest standard of care for my patients, while doing so with respect, empathy, and compassion.

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA [PPO]
  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • AETNA [HMO]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE [HMO]

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Echocardiography

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, 2011
  • B.A., New York University, 2007

Biography

Dr. Sunny Shah grew up in New Jersey and first moved to New York City to pursue his undergraduate studies at New York University, where he was a Presidential Honors Scholar. He then went on to pursue his passion for medicine at the NYU School of Medicine, and subsequently chose to stay at NYU to complete his internship and residency in Internal Medicine. He completed his fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill-Cornell Medical College. Dr. Shah joined the full time faculty at Weill-Cornell upon completion of his training.

Dr. Shah practices General Cardiology at New York Presbyterian-Lower Manhattan Hospital. His practice includes patients with coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia. He also has an interest in cardiac prevention. He works closely with all of the physicians in the Division of Cardiology, including Interventional Cardiologists, Cardiac Electrophysiologists, and the Heart Failure team. In addition to clinical cardiology, Dr. Shah has a passion for non-invasive imaging. He reads and performs transthoracic echocardiograms, nuclear stress tests, and transesophageal echocardiograms. He has additional training in cardiac computed tomography as well.

Dr. Shah is fluent in Gujarati.