Dr Benoy Nalin Shah

BSc (Hons) , MBBS , MRCP


Profile

Benoy Shah is a consultant cardiologist at University Hospital Southampton. He is trained in all aspects of general adult cardiology and has subspecialist interests in cardiovascular imaging (specifically advanced echocardiography) and valvular heart disease.

Dr Shah graduated from Imperial College School of Medicine in 2002 with honours in Surgery and First Class Honours in his intercalated BSc degree in Cardiovascular Medicine. His junior doctor training posts were in Jersey, London, Oxford and across the Wessex region.

He holds British accreditation in trans-thoracic and trans-oesophageal echocardiography. He teaches regularly on regional and national echocardiography courses and co-founded the Southampton Transoesophageal Echocardiography Exam Revision (STEER) course. He is a Council member of the British Heart Valve Society, for which he is also Program Committee Chair, and is also a member of the Education Committee and Stress Echocardiography Accreditation Committee for the British Society of Echocardiography.


Clinics

  • Every Monday

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Cardiologist at University Hospital Southampton

Interests

Coronary artery disease and Valvular Heart Disease

Other interests

Echocardiography (transthoracic, transoesophageal, stress, contrast and 3D-echocardiography)

Personal interests

Cricket, golf, basketball, reading and spending time with family


Member of

  • Royal College of Physicians of London
  • British Cardiovascular Society
  • European Society of Cardiology
  • British Society of Echocardiography
  • British Heart Valve Society
  • European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging

Research

Dr Shah undertook a 3year period of research at the Royal Brompton and Northwick Park hospitals in London during which time he gained extensive experience in all aspects of advanced echocardiography as well as carotid ultrasound. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles in many leading journals in the fields of general cardiology and cardiovascular imaging. He has presented his research nationally and internationally at cardiology congresses and conferences over the past five years. 


Declaration

Dr Benoy Nalin Shah works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

Dr Benoy Nalin Shah does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Benoy Nalin Shah does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Benoy Nalin Shah does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.