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Chirag S. Shah, MD
(330) 375-3557

Summa Physicians Inc. - Radiation Oncology

Specialties:

  • Radiation Oncology

Gender:

Male

Locations

  • Show on Map 161 N. Forge St. Ste. G90
    Akron, Ohio 44304
  • Show on Map 3780 Medina Rd. 1st Floor
    Medina, Ohio 44256
  • Show on Map 155 Fifth St. NE
    Barberton, Ohio 44203

Medical School

  • Northeast Ohio Medical University

Internship

  • William Beaumont Hospital

Residency

  • William Beaumont Hospital
  • Breast cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Shah C, Khwaja S, Badiyan S, et al. Brachytherapy-Based Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation is associated with Low Rates of Complications and Excellent Cosmesis: Final Analysis of the American Society of Breast Surgeons MammoSite® Breast Brachytherapy Registry Trial. Brachytherapy, 2013.

  • Shah C, Badiyan S, Khwaja S, et al. Breast Cancer Related Lymphedema: A Review of Recent Developments. Androl Gynecol: Curr Res, 2013

  • Shah C, Badiyan S, Khwaja S, Vicini F. Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation: Does the Evidence Stack Up? Oncology, 2013.

  • Shah C, Vicini F, Wazer DE, et al. The American Brachytherapy Society Guidelines for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation.  Brachytherapy¸2013 Apr 22 [Epub ahead of print].

  • Shah C, Wilkinson JB, Khan A, et al. Examining the Role of Radiation Therapy in Ductal Carcinoma in Situ. Journal of Radiation Oncology, 2013.

  • Shah C, Wilkinson JB, Saini H, et al. Is Partial Breast Irradiation a Safe and Effective Treatment Approach for Women with Early-Stage Breast Cancer? Curr Breast Cancer Reports, 2013 January [Epub ahead of print].

  • Shah C, Arthur D, Vicini F, et al. Multi-Institutional Analysis of Bioimpedance Spectroscopy (BIS) in the Early Detection of Breast Cancer Related Lymphedema. J Cancer Res Ther 2013;1:1-7.

  • Shah C. Expanding the Number of Trainees in Radiation Oncology: Has the Pendulum Swung Too Far? Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 2013;85;1157-8.

  • Shah C, Lanni TB, Saini H, et al. Cost-efficacy of Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation Compared with Whole Breast Irradiation. Breast Cancer Res Treat, 2013;138:127-35.

  • Lanni TB, Keisch M, Shah C, et al. A Cost Comparison Analysis of Adjuvant Radiotherapy Techniques after Breast-Conserving Surgery. Breast J, 2013;162-7.

  • Shah C, Ermis C, Vicini F. Developing a Breast-Cancer Related Lymphedema Program: The William Beaumont Hospital Experience. Breast J 2013;19:119-20.

  • Shah C, Lanni T, Wilkinson JB, et al. Cost-Effectiveness of Three-Dimensional Conformal Radiotherapy and Applicator-Based Brachytherapy in the Delivery of Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation. AJCO, 2012 Dec 13 [Epub ahead of print].

  • Wilkinson JB, Beitsch PD, Shah C, et al. Evaluation of Current Consensus Statement Recommendations for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation: A Pooled Analysis of William Beaumont Hospital and American Society of Breast Surgeon MammoSite Registry Trial Data. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 2012 Nov 22 [Epub ahead of print].

  • Shah C, Wilkinson JB, Lanni T, et al. Five-Year Outcomes and Toxicities using 3-Dimensional Conformal External Beam Radiotherapy to Deliver Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation. Clin Breast Cancer, 2012 Oct 26 [Epub ahead of print].

  • Shah C, Wilkinson JB, Dekhne N, et al. Outcomes After Ipsilateral Breast Tumor Recurrence in Patients with Early Stage Breast Cancer Treated with Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation. Clin Breast Cancer 2012;12:392-7.

  • Baschnagel A, Shah C, Wilkinson JB, et al. Failure Rate and Cosmesis of Immediate Tissue Expander/Implant Breast Reconstruction after Postmastectomy Irrdiation. Clin Breast Cancer 2012;12:428-32.

  • Shah C, Kundu N, Arthur D. Radiation Therapy Following Post-Mastectomy Reconstruction. Ann Surg Oncol, 2012 Oct 8 [Epub ahead of print].

  • Vicini FA, Shah C, Wilkinson JB, et al. Should Ductal Carcinoma In Situ be Removed from the ASTRO Consensus Panel Cautionary Group for Off-Protocol Use of Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI)? A Pooled Analysis of Outcomes for 300 Patients with DCIS treated with APBI. Ann Surg Oncol¸2012 Sep 29 [Epub ahead of Print].

  • Shah C, Wilkinson JB, Keisch M, et al. Impact of Margin Status on Outcomes following Applicator-Based Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation: An Analysis of Patients Treated on the American Society of Breast Surgeons MammoSite Registry Trial. Brachytherapy 2013;12:91-8.

  • Shah C, Lanni TB, Gustafson GG, et al. Brachytherapy Provides Comparable Outcomes and Improved Cost Effectiveness in the Treatment of Low/Intermediate Prostate Cancer. Brachytherapy, 2012;11:441-5.

  • Shah C, Tyagi N, Grills IS, et al. Determinants of Intrafraction Variation during Image Guided Hypofractionated Radiotherapy of the Prostate. J Radiation Oncology, 2012;1:355-61.

  • Wilkinson JB, Vicini FA, Shah C, et al. Twenty-Year Outcomes after Breast-Conserving Surgery and Definitive Radiotherapy for Mammographically Detected Ductal Carcinoma in Situ. Ann Surg Oncol 2012;19:3785-91.

  • Shah C, Kestin L, Hope AJ, et al. Required Target Margins for Image-Guided Lung SBRT:  Assessment of Target Position Intrafraction and Correction Residuals. Practical Radiation Oncology 2013;3:67-73.

  • Korman H, Lanni T, Shah C, et al. The Impact of a Prostate Multidisciplinary Clinic Program on Patient Treatment Decisions & on Adherence to NCCN Guidelines: The William Beaumont Hospital Experience. AJCO, 2012 Feb 2 [Epub ahead of print].

  • Shah C, Jones PM, Wallace M, et al. Differences in Disease Presentation, Treatment Outcome, and Toxicities in African American Patients Treated with Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer. AJCO, 2012;35:566-71.

  • Shah C, Lanni T, Evo G. Incorporating Integrative Medicine into Standard Oncologic Management. AJCO 2012;35:406.

  • Shah C, Arthur D, Dekhne N, et al. Breast-Cancer Related Lymphedema: A Review of Procedure-Specific Incidence Rates, Clinical Assessment Aids, Treatment Paradigms, and Risk Reduction. Breast J 2012;18:357-61.

  • Shah C, McGee M, Wilkinson JB, et al. Clinical Outcomes Using Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation in Patients with Ductal Carcinoma In-Situ.  Clin Breast Cancer, 2012;12:259-63.

  • Shah C, Lowry H, Dekhne N, et al. Implementation and Outcomes of a Multidisciplinary High-Risk Breast Cancer Program: The William Beaumont Hospital Experience. Clin Breast Cancer 2012;12:215-8.

  • Vicini F, Shah C, Lyden M, et al. Bioelectrical Impedance for Detecting and Monitoring Patients for the Development of Upper Limb Lymphedema in the Clinic.  Clin Breast Cancer 2012;12:133-7.

  • Baschnagel A, Shah C, Margolis J, et al. Clinical Outcomes Following Chemoradiation in Resected Pancreas Cancer: Assessing the Impact of Adjuvant Chemotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012;83:e331-5.

  • Shah C, Lyden M, Mbah A, et al. Comparison of Survival and Regional Failure between Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation and Whole-Breast Irradiation.  Brachytherapy 2012;11:311-5.

  • Shah C, Wobb J, Grills IS, et al. The use of Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy to Reduce Acute and Chronic Toxicities of Breast Cancer Patients Treated with Traditional and Accelerated Whole Breast Irradiation. Practical Radiation Oncology 2012;2:e45-51.

  • Shah C, Lyden M, Vicini F, et al. Predictors for Local Recurrence following Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation- A Pooled Analysis. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012;82:e825-30.

  • Shah C, Vicini F, Keisch M, et al. Outcome following Ipsilateral Breast Tumor Recurrence in Patients Treated with Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation. Cancer 2012;118:4126-31.

  • Shah C, Ghilezan M, Arthur D, et al. Initial Clinical Experience Evaluating Early Toxicities and Dosimetric Findings in Patients Undergoing Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation Using the New MammoSite Multi-Lumen Breast Brachytherapy Catheter. Brachytherapy 2012;11:369-73.

  • Shah C, Wilkinson JB, Baschnagel A, et al. Factors Associated with the Development of Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema Following Whole Breast Irradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012;83:1095-100.

  • Vicini F, Keisch M, Shah C, et al. Factors Associated with Optimal Long-Term Cosmetic Results in Patients Treated with Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI) Using Balloon Based Brachytherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012;83:512-8.

  • Shah C, Wilkinson JB, Shaitelman S, et al. Impact of Lymph Node Status on Clinical Outcomes Following Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012;82:e409-14.

  • Wilkinson JB, Martinez A, Shah C, et al. Four-Year Results using Balloon-Based Brachytherapy to Deliver Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation with a Two-Day Dose Fractionation Schedule. Brachytherapy 2012;11:97-104.

  • Mohammed N, Kestin L, Shah C, et al. Comparison of IGRT Strategies for Optimal Coverage of Primary Lung Tumors and Involved Nodes Based on Multiple 4DCT Scans Obtained Throughout the RT Course. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012;82:1541-8.

  • Vicini F, Shah C, Wallace M, et al. Strategies for Reducing Cancer Incidence & Mortality in African American and Arab American & Chaldean Communities in the Detroit Metropolitan Area. AJCO 2012;35:316-21.

  • Shah C, Grills I, Hugo GD, et al. Intrafraction variation of Tumor Baseline Position during Daily CBCT Guided Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy of Lung Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012;82:1636-41.

  • Dekhne N, Shah C, Wilkinson JB, et al. Axillary Nodal Failure in Patients Treated with Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation. Cancer 2012;118:38-43.

  • Shah C, Ermis C, Riutta J, et al. Implementation of a Breast-Cancer Related Lymphedema Management Program: The William Beaumont Hospital Experience. J Lymphoedema 2011;6.

  • Vicini F, Tull J, Shah C, et al. Increasing Accrual in Cancer Clinical Trials with a Focus on Minority Enrollment: The William Beaumont Hospital Community Clinical Oncology Program Experience. Cancer 2011;117:4764-71.

  • Shah C, Vicini F. Breast Cancer Related Lymphedema: Incidence Rates, Diagnostic Techniques, Optimal Management, and Risk Reduction Strategies. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2011;81:907-914.

  • Vicini FA, Shah C, Kestin LL, et al. Identifying Differences between Biochemical Failure and Cure: Incidence Rates and Predictors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2011;81:e369-375.

  • Shah C, Wilkinson JB, Shaitelman S, et al. Clinical Outcomes using Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation in Patients with Invasive Lobular Carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2011;81:e547-551.

  • Shah C, Antonucci JV, Wilkinson JB, et al. Twelve Year Clinical Outcomes with Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation versus Whole-Breast Irradiation: Results of a Matched-Pair Analysis. Radiother Oncol 2011;100:210-214.