|Anil V. Shah, M.D., FACC, FSCAI
Fellow, American College of Cardiology
Member, Society of Nuclear Medicine
Dr Shah is a highly experienced interventional cardiologist specializing in treating a wide variety of cardiac and vascular conditions for over 30 years. He has been in private practice since 1982 after his research fellowship from UCLA and has performed thousands of angioplasties, stent implants and peripheral arterial and peripheral venous interventions and pacemakers.
As an experienced researcher, he is interested in cardiac and vascular imaging with the latest non-invasive techniques including CT, nuclear and ultrasound methods. Dr. Shah has incorporated these non-invasive techniques into his practice, reducing the need for invasive diagnostic testing. Dr Shah leads as a principal investigator in many clinical trials and Coastal Heart has a special research wing and dedicated staff in our practice.
Dr. Shah has been awarded several community leadership awards, and was awarded ‘Visionary of the Year’ by the community colleges in Orange County. Dr. Shah’s extensive clinical knowledge and experience with patients have made him into an excellent physician. His ability to bond with patients and make them laugh is something they love!