Release Date: 09/16/2014
Ashish Shah, MD, FACC to join Brigham and Women’s Cardiovascular Associates at Care New England
Providence, RI… Care New England Cardiovascular Care announced today the addition of a new cardiologist to its medical staff. Ashish Shah, MD, FACC
will join the Brigham and Women’s Cardiovascular Associates at Care New
England, further enhancing its growing cardiovascular service line. Dr.
Shah will provide services at both Kent and Memorial hospitals.
Ashish Shah, MD, FACC comes to Kent
from New York City where he completed an interventional cardiology
fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital’s Weill Cornell Medical
Center, and served as chief interventional fellow. Dr. Shah is board
certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease. His clinical
interests include preventive cardiology with a focus on risk assessment
and risk factor modification, management of valvular heart disease,
congestive heart failure, and arrhythmias, and critical care cardiology.
He specializes in non-invasive and interventional approaches to the
management of acute coronary syndromes, coronary artery disease, and
peripheral vascular disease and has advanced training in cardiac
catheterization including percutaneous coronary interventions and
peripheral vascular interventions. He is a member of the cardiovascular
division at Brigham and Women's Hospital and is an instructor of
medicine at Harvard Medical School.
Care New England cardiovascular services are made possible
through a strong clinical affiliation with Brigham and Women’s Hospital
in Boston. This program, staffed by Brigham and Women’s Cardiovascular
Associates at Care New England, provides convenient locations for its
patients at Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket; Women & Infants’ 90
Plain Street facility in Providence; and Kent Hospital in Warwick.
Treatment for all but the most complex cardiac diagnoses is
offered locally with services that include testing and clinical
evaluation; cutting-edge cardiac imaging; cardiac catheterization;
advanced cardiovascular imaging modalities such as cardiac CT; as well
as advanced valvular heart disease and heart failure services with
transplant consultation. These services are provided by board certified
cardiologists and a team of Care New England nurses and clinical support
staff. For a full listing of all services or more information on Care
New England cardiovascular care, please visit www.carenewengland.org/cardiology/.