A native of Florida, Dr. Nisha Shah earned her medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and completed her internship and residency at Tulane University in New Orleans. She completed a fellowship in cornea, external disease and refractive surgery at the Roski Eye Institute at the University of Southern California/Los Angeles County Hospital.
During her fellowship, Dr, Shah underwent additional refractive surgery training with the U.S. Navy at Camp Pendleton, Calif. She also completed a research fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, which resulted in publication of several book chapters and articles in peer-reviewed journals, as well as numerous conference presentations.
Dr. Shah has been in practice since 2013. Her clinical interests include comprehensive eye care, cataract surgery, annual diabetic health exams, Lasik surgery, cornea and external diseases of the eye. She treats adult patients (age 18 and older) and speaks English, Spanish and Gujarati. She offers free Lasik screening exams.
A resident of Houston, Dr. Shah enjoys traveling with her husband and has been part of medical mission trips in Nicaragua and India. Her hobbies include tennis, painting and choreography.