Vipul Shah, M.D.
Dr. Shah completed his fellowship training in both Nephrology and Transplant Nephrology at Richmond, Virginia. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. He was drawn to nephrology because of the diversity and complexity kidney disorders present a physician. Dr. Shah faces his patients’ kidney disease challenges head on by providing exceptional care and the latest treatments available.
Dr. Shah stresses how vital it is for patients to seek timely care for their kidney disease in an effort to maintain kidney function and offset the risk of complications. His interest lies in the diverse options available for patients with Chronic Kidney Disease, particularly kidney transplantation. He serves as primary transplant nephrologist at the University Medical Center of Southern Nevada, Center for Transplantation and is a member of the Advisory Board for the Nevada Donor Network. As a transplant nephrologist, Dr. Shah is dedicated to improving access and outcomes of kidney transplants for all Nevadans.