Seema Shah, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist


Dr. Shah is board certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases. She has a clinical practice in infectious disease and hospital affiliations with The Methodist Hospital (primary), Memorial Hermann Hospital, St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Select Specialty Hospital, Kindred Hospital, and Texas Orthopedic Hospital.

Description of Research

Dr. Shah’s research has focused on new drug development and treatment options for patients infected with HIV and AIDS.

Areas Of Expertise

Education & Training

, The University of Texas School of Public Health

Comparison of antimicrobial impregnation with tunneling of long-term central venous catheters: A randomized controlled trial
Darouiche, RO, Berger, DH, Khardori, N, Robertson, CS, Wall, MJ, Metzler, MH, Shah, S, Mansouri, MD, Cerra-Stewart, C, Versalovic, J, Reardon, MJ & Raad, II 2005, Annals of Surgery, vol 242, no. 2, pp. 193-200. DOI:

Prominent small bowel Ga-67 uptake associated with Yersinial and tuberculous enterocolitis
Brophey, M, Lamki, L, Barron, B & Shah, S 1995, Clinical Nuclear Medicine, vol 20, no. 2, pp. 107-110. DOI: