Born and raised in the suburbs of Buffalo, NY, Dr. Shah earned his bachelors at Cornell University. Dr. Shah went on to complete his medical education at St. George's University in Grenada, West Indies followed by a residency in Neurology at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York City. He spent an additional year in Fellowship training at the University of Pittsburgh, before moving into private practice.

He is currently Medical Director of the Holistic Med Spa & Laser clinic as well as the Integrated Medicine and Nutrition Clinic in Mt. Kisco, NY. There he helps patients to find beauty on the inside through a wholistic medical practice, and the outside with the use of fillers and botox. Dr. Shah has been working with Botox for over 14 years, and had been teaching other physicians techniques in the use of botox and fillers for use in their own spas for the last four years. Dr. Shah has appeared on several television and radio shows to promote health, wellness and beauty in a way easy for the public to understand.

In his free time, Dr. Shah enjoys bicycling, skiing, swimming, SCUBA diving when he gets a chance, travel, having visited over 60 countries on every continent.


University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Presbyterian Hospital
Fellow - Clinical Neurophysiology, July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - Mt. Sinai Medical Center
Resident - Neurology Residency Program, July 1, 1999 - June 30, 2002

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - Elmhurst Hospital Center
Intern - Primary Care/Internal Medicine Residency Program, July 1, 1998 - June 30, 1999

St. George's University School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine, August 1994 - May 1998

Cornell University, School of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Bachelor of Science, August 1990 - May 1994
Biology Major - Concentration in Neurobiology & Behavior

On The Web


My latest TV interview was on Albany, NYs Capital Tonight Program.  The video can be found  here .  

My latest TV interview was on Albany, NYs Capital Tonight Program.  The video can be found here.  

Dr. Shah comments on Kerry Kennedy's car accident attributed to a possible seizure.


Epilepsy Health Tip Created for St. Joseph's Hospital from Nilay Shah on Vimeo.

Here's a second "Health Tip" for the Neurology department at St. Joseph's Hospital in Elmira, NY.


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