Nephrology (Kidney Disease), Transplant | More

Assistant Professor of Medicine

A clinically integrated network of physicians and providers employed by UChicago Medicine who offer care in inpatient, community, ambulatory, acute care or extended care settings.

Pratik Shah, MD

Pratik Shah, MD, is a respected nephrologist trained to diagnose renal disease, evaluate living kidney and pancreas donors, and to treat and provide aftercare for transplant recipients.

Dr. Shah’s research is focused on understanding risk factors for BK viremia in kidney transplant recipients, and studying the role of gut microbiota in infectious and immunological complications after kidney transplantation. Dr. Shah's academic interests include understanding barriers in referring patients with chronic kidney disease for kidney transplantation and finding culturally sensitive ways to amend them.

Medical Education

  • Medical College Baroda, Vadodara, India


  • St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona


  • University of Colorado School of Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Transplantation
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2013

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi