Doubly boarded in both Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Nitin Shah is an accomplished Professor at Loma Linda University and Chief of the Surgical ICU at Long Beach Veterans Healthcare System. His enthusiasm for teaching is matched only by that of residents and students fortunate enough to spend a day working with him.
Dr. Shah claims an impressive resume of research interests, investigating a diverse array topics that have included Pulse Oximetry, Processed EEG, Controlled Hypotension, and Anesthesia Breathing Systems. Not only has he lectured internationally on these subjects, his broad range of interests has allowed him to deliver respected presentations in Ambulatory Anesthesia and Critical Care.
As much a humanitarian as he is an academician, Dr. Shah has participated in over 200 national and international medical & surgical missions over the last 24 years. During these missionary ventures, he has introduced dozens of students, residents, and faculty to benefits of helping those in need. It is an altruistic tendency that has motivated to him to help candidates pass their Oral Boards for the past 20 years.