Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Seema Shah, M.D., M.P.H.

Seema Shah, M.D., M.P.H.


Seema Shah, M.D., M.P.H.

Seema Shah, M.D., M.P.H.

Clinical Member
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Physician, Department of Medicine
The Methodist Hospital
Clinical Instructor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University

E-mail: sshah@houstonmethodist.org
Phone: 713-793-7550
Fax: 713-793-7555


B.A.   Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
M.D.   University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
M.P.H   The University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX

Postdoctoral Training

Straight Medicine Internship, Baylor Affiliated Hospitals, Houston, TX
Internal Medicine Residency, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Infectious Disease Clinical Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX



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.

Major Areas of Research


Recent Publications

Darouiche RO, Berger DH, Khardori N, Robertson CS, Wall MJ Jr, Metzler MH, Shah S, Mansouri MD, Cerra-Stewart C, Versalovic J, Reardon MJ, Raad II. Comparison of antimicrobial impregnation with tunneling of long-term central venous catheters: a randomized controlled trial. Ann Surg. 2005 Aug;242(2):193-200.

Brophey M, Lamki L, Barron B, Shah S. Prominent small bowel Ga-67 uptake associated with Yersinial and tuberculous enterocolitis. Clin Nucl Med. 1995 Feb;20(2):107-10.