Umed K. Shah

Umed K. Shah

Dr. Umed K. Shah is one of the founders of Shah Associates and is a Board Certified Internist and Board Certified Gastroenterologist. He is affiliated with St. Mary’s Hospital and an Assistant Clinical Professor at Georgetown University Hospital. He has been Vice-President of Shah Associates M.D., L.L.C. since 1976, and an Associate of the Tri-County Endoscopy Center since 1989. Dr. Shah manages several Clinical Trials with multiple pharmaceutical companies. He is a member of the St. Mary’s County Medical Society and is very active in many national and international charitable organizations; he is referred to as “Dr. UK” by many of his patients. Dr. Shah still remembers the very first patient he treated in St. Mary’s County in 1975 like it was yesterday. He enjoys spending time with his wife Shaku and his three children, and likes to play volleyball, shoot pool, read and travel.

Medical Education

Medical Education

Seth G.S. Medical College, Bombay, India


12/1968-11/1969 Rotating. K.E.M. Hospital, Bombay, India
1-6/1972 Doctors Hospital, Washington, DC


1-12/1970 Internal Medicine, Hematology & Chest. K.E.M. Hospital, Bombay, India
1-11/1971 Outpatient Dept. K.E.M. Hospital, Bombay, India
7/1972-06/1974 Doctors Hospital, Washington, DC

Fellowship in Gastroenterology

7/1974-06/1975 Gastroenterology. University of Kentucky Medical School, Lexington, KY
7/1975-6/1976 Gastroenterology. DC General Hospital Georgetown University, Washington, DC


American Board of Internal Medicine
Subspecialty Board of Gastroenterology


American Gastroenterological Association
American College of Gastroenterology
American College of Physicians
Medical & Chirurgical Facility of the State of Maryland

Other Degree

I. Sc.   Jai Hind College, Bombay, India