Dipan J. Shah, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Cardiology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Dr. Shah began his academic career in 2002 as an Associate in Medicine at the Duke Cardiovascular MRI Center in Durham, North Carolina. He joined the St. Thomas Heart Institute in Nashville a year later where he was the Director of the Lipid and Vascular Medicine Clinic. While at the heart institute, he developed and directed a program for cardiovascular MRI imaging. Dr. Shah joined Methodist in 2008.

Description of Research

Dr. Shah has been active in clinical research with a particular interest in the evaluation of ischemic heart disease and peripheral arterial disease using MRI.

Areas Of Expertise

MRI Ischemic heart disease Peripheral arterial disease
Education & Training

Clinical Fellowship, Duke University Medical Center
Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin
Internship, Medical College of Wisconsin
MD, Medical College of Wisconsin

PLGA Particle-Based System For Intrapericardial Delivery of Prostaglandin Through HeartPAS™
Di Marzio, N, Vighetto, V, Filgueira, CS, Igo, SR, Bruckner, BA, Ferraro, F, Shah, DJ, Estep, JD & Grattoni, A 2018, 2018 Department of Nanomedicine Symposium, Houston, United States, 2/28/18, .

Feature-Tracking Global Longitudinal Strain Predicts Death in a Multicenter Population of Patients with Ischemic and Nonischemic Dilated Cardiomyopathy Incremental to Ejection Fraction and Late Gadolinium Enhancement
Romano, S, Judd, RM, Kim, RJ, Kim, HW, Klem, I, Heitner, JF, Shah, DJ, Jue, J, White, BE, Indorkar, R, Shenoy, C & Farzaneh-Far, A 2018, JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2017.10.024

Left Ventricular Long-Axis Function Assessed with Cardiac Cine MR Imaging Is an Independent Predictor of All-Cause Mortality in Patients with Reduced Ejection Fraction: A Multicenter Study
Romano, S, Judd, RM, Kim, RJ, Kim, HW, Klem, I, Heitner, JF, Shah, DJ, Jue, J & Farzaneh-Far, A 2017, Radiology, pp. 170529. DOI: 10.1148/radiol.2017170529

Left ventricular long-axis function assessed with cardiac cine mr imaging is an independent predictor of all-cause mortality in patients with reduced ejection fraction: A multicenter study
Romano, S, Judd, RM, Kim, RJ, Kim, HW, Klem, I, Heitner, JF, Shah, DJ, Jue, J & Farzaneh-Far, A 2018, Radiology, vol 286, no. 2, pp. 452-460. DOI: 10.1148/radiol.2017170529

PLGA Particles Based Delivery System for Intrapericardial Delivery of Prostaglandin through HeartPAS™
Di Marzio, N, Vighetto, V, Filgueira, CS, Igo, S, Bruckner, BA, Ferraro, F, Shah, DJ, Estep, JD & Grattoni, A 2018, MAPTA Winter Science Symposium, Houston, United States, 12/1/16, .

Appropriateness of anteroseptal myocardial infarction nomenclature evaluated by late gadolinium enhancement cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
Allencherril, J, Fakhri, Y, Engblom, H, Heiberg, E, Carlsson, M, Dubois-Rande, JL, Halvorsen, S, Hall, TS, Larsen, AI, Jensen, SE, Arheden, H, Atar, D, Clemmensen, P, Shah, DJ, Cheong, B, Sejersten, M & Birnbaum, Y 2017, Journal of Electrocardiology. DOI: 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2017.09.013

Case of a hamartoma or hamartoma of a case?
Shah, DJ & Reardon, MJ 2017, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.09.086

Towards MRI-guided and actuated tetherless milli-robots: Preoperative planning and modeling of control
Kensicher, T, Leclerc, J, Biediger, D, Shah, DJ, Seimenis, I, Becker, AT & Tsekos, NV 2017, . in IROS 2017 - IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems. vol. 2017-September, 8206550, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. pp. 6440-6447, 2017 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, IROS 2017, Vancouver, Canada, 9/24/17. DOI: 10.1109/IROS.2017.8206550

Controlled Intrapericardial Delivery Of Prostaglandin Formulations For Heart Failure
Filgueira, CS, Igo, SR, Bruckner, BA, Ferraro, F, Shah, DJ, Estep, JD & Grattoni, A 2017, George and Angelina Kostas Research Center for Cardiovascular Medicine , Houston, United States, 10/24/17 - 10/25/17, .

The Prevalence, Correlates, and Impact on Cardiac Mortality of Right Ventricular Dysfunction in Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy
Pueschner, A, Chattranukulchai, P, Heitner, JF, Shah, DJ, Hayes, B, Rehwald, W, Parker, MA, Kim, HW, Judd, RM, Kim, RJ & Klem, I 2017, JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol 10, no. 10, pp. 1225-1236. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2017.06.013

Left ventricular function in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and its relation to myocardial fibrosis and exercise tolerance
Maragiannis, D, Alvarez, PA, Ghosn, MG, Chin, K, Hinojosa, JJ, Buergler, JM, Shah, DJ & Nagueh, SF 2017, International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, pp. 1-9. DOI: 10.1007/s10554-017-1214-z

Temporal relation between myocardial fibrosis and heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: Association with baseline disease severity and subsequent outcome
Schelbert, EB, Fridman, Y, Wong, TC, Abu Daya, H, Piehler, KM, Kadakkal, A, Miller, CA, Ugander, M, Maanja, M, Kellman, P, Shah, DJ, Abebe, KZ, Simon, MA, Quarta, G, Senni, M, Butler, J, Diez, J, Redfield, MM & Gheorghiade, M 2017, JAMA Cardiology, vol 2, no. 9, pp. 995-1006. DOI: 10.1001/jamacardio.2017.2511

Cardiac imaging in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction
Nagueh, SF, Chang, SM, Nabi, F, Shah, DJ & Estep, JD 2017, Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol 10, no. 9, e006547. DOI: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.117.006547

Manipulator-driven selection of semi-active MR-visible markers
An, J, Webb, AG, Shah, DJ, Chin, K & Tsekos, NV 2017, International Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery. DOI: 10.1002/rcs.1846

Association of Feature-Tracking Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Left Ventricular Global Longitudinal Strain with All-Cause Mortality in Patients with Reduced Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction
Romano, S, Judd, RM, Kim, RJ, Kim, HW, Klem, I, Heitner, J, Shah, DJ, Jue, J, White, BE, Shenoy, C & Farzaneh-Far, A 2017, Circulation, vol 135, no. 23, pp. 2313-2315. DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.117.027740

Imaging to Diagnose and Manage Patients in Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction
Nagueh, SF, Chang, SM, Nabi, F, Shah, DJ & Estep, JD 2017, Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol 10, no. 4, e005615. DOI: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.116.005615

Recommendations for Noninvasive Evaluation of Native Valvular Regurgitation: A Report from the American Society of Echocardiography Developed in Collaboration with the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance
Zoghbi, WA, Adams, D, Bonow, RO, Enriquez-Sarano, M, Foster, E, Grayburn, PA, Hahn, RT, Han, Y, Hung, J, Lang, RM, Little, SH, Shah, DJ, Shernan, S, Thavendiranathan, P, Thomas, JD & Weissman, NJ 2017, Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, vol 30, no. 4, pp. 303-371. DOI: 10.1016/j.echo.2017.01.007

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy with Unusual Extensive Scarring Pattern: Danon Disease
Le, D, Alvarez, P, Barrios, R, Arriaga, M, Cherry, M, Shah, D & Lin, CH 2017, Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol 12, no. 4, pp. 227-229. DOI: 10.14797/mdcj-12-4-227

Assessing the risks associated with MRI in patients with a pacemaker or defibrillator
Russo, RJ, Costa, HS, Silva, PD, Anderson, JL, Arshad, A, Biederman, RWW, Boyle, NG, Frabizzio, JV, Birgersdotter-Green, U, Higgins, SL, Lampert, R, Machado, CE, Martin, ET, Rivard, AL, Rubenstein, JC, Schaerf, RHM, Schwartz, JD, Shah, DJ, Tomassoni, GF, Tominaga, GT, Tonkin, AE, Uretsky, S & Wolff, SD 2017, New England Journal of Medicine, vol 376, no. 8, pp. 755-764. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1603265

Magnetic resonance venography and three-dimensional image fusion guidance provide a novel paradigm for endovascular recanalization of chronic central venous occlusion
Schwein, A, Lu, T, Chinnadurai, P, Kitkungvan, D, Shah, DJ, Chakfe, N, Lumsden, AB & Bismuth, J 2017, Journal of vascular surgery. Venous and lymphatic disorders, vol 5, no. 1, pp. 60-69. DOI: 10.1016/j.jvsv.2016.07.010