Nihar U. Shah, M.D.

Nihar U. Shah, M.D.

Nihar U. Shah, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-6991 - Academic Office
502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Gastroenterology; Hepatology


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology

Education and Training

  • Medical School: Terna Medical College
  • Residency: Jamaica Hospital Medical Center (New York)
  • Fellowship: Virginia Mason Medical Center (Hepatology); University of Louisville (Gastroenterology)

Featured Publications

  • Goyal H, Rahman MR, Perisetti A, Shah N, Chhabra R. Cannabis in liver disorders: a friend or a foe? Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Nov;30(11):1283-1290. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0000000000001256. Review. PubMed PMID: 30169449.
  • Ericson S, Shah N, Liberman J, Aboulafia DM. Fatal bleeding due to acquired factor IX and X deficiency: a rare complication of primary amyloidosis; case report and review of the literature. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2014 Jun;14(3):e81-6. doi: 10.1016/j.clml.2013.08.007. Epub 2013 Nov 27. Review. PubMed PMID: 24290671.
  • Shah N, Nelson JE, Kowdley KV. MicroRNAs in Liver Disease: Bench to Bedside. J Clin Exp Hepatol. 2013 Sep;3(3):231-42. doi: 10.1016/j.jceh.2013.09.001. Epub 2013 Sep 17. PubMed PMID: 25755505; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3940370.