Ankoor Shah

Ankoor Shah, MD, PhD

Staff Physician and Surgeon

Instructor, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-6401

  • Fax: 617-730-0392

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Strabismus
  • Glaucoma
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Cataracts

Departments

  • Ophthalmology

Languages

  • English

Programs

  • Adults with Strabismus
  • Hemangiomas
  • Pediatric and Adult Strabismus Service
  • Pediatric Strabismus Service
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6401 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education

Education

Undergraduate

John Hopkins University, 1997

Baltimore, MD

BS, Biomedical Engineering and Electrical Engineering

Johns Hopkins University, 1997

MD, PhD, Neuroscience

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2005

MSE, Biomedical Engineering

Johns Hopkins University, 1998

MS, Neuroscience

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2003

Primary Care Medicine Residency Program Internship

Yale- New Haven and Waterbury Hospitals, 2005-2006

Residency

Harvard Medical School Residency Program in Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary and Harvard Medical School, 2006-2009

Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Fellowship

Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 2010-2011

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Ophthalmology

Publications

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  1. Ma KN, Thanos A, Chodosh J, Shah AS, Mantagos IS. A Novel Technique for Amniotic Membrane Transplantation in Patients with Acute Stevens-Johnson Syndrome. Ocul Surf. 2016 Jan; 14(1):31-6.
  2. Huckfeldt RM, Shah AS. Sterile subperiosteal fluid collections accompanying orbital wall infarction in sickle-cell disease. J AAPOS. 2014 Oct; 18(5):485-7.
  3. Yonekawa Y, Shah AS, France RM, Ciarlini P, VanderVeen DK. Leukocoria in a 2-year-old boy. J Paediatr Child Health. 2014 Sep; 50(9):744, 747.
  4. Shah AS, Prabhu SP, Sadiq MA, Mantagos IS, Hunter DG, Dagi LR. Adjustable nasal transposition of split lateral rectus muscle for third nerve palsy. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 Aug; 132(8):963-9.
  5. Yonekawa Y, Hacker HD, Lehman RE, Beal CJ, Veldman PB, Vyas NM, Shah AS, Wu D, Eliott D, Gardiner MF, Kuperwaser MC, Rosa RH, Ramsey JE, Miller JW, Mazzoli RA, Lawrence MG, Arroyo JG. Ocular blast injuries in mass-casualty incidents: the marathon bombing in Boston, Massachusetts, and the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas. Ophthalmology. 2014 Sep; 121(9):1670-6.e1.
  6. Orbach DB, Vanderveen DK, Shah AS, Rodriguez-Galindo C. Blue toe syndrome: a complication of intra-arterial technique, not intra-arterial chemotherapy for retinoblastoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 May; 132(5):654.
  7. Turalba AV, Shah AS, Andreoli MT, Andreoli CM, Rhee DJ. Predictors and outcomes of ocular hypertension after open-globe injury. J Glaucoma. 2014 Jan; 23(1):5-10.
  8. Gupta M, Shah AS, Vergilio JA, Chou J, Elliott A. Orbital follicular hyperplasia in common variable immune deficiency syndrome. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Nov-Dec; 29(6):e160-2.
  9. Yonekawa Y, Orbach DB, Trief D, Shah AS, Vanderveen DK. Intra-arterial chemotherapy for group C retinoblastoma with adjacent high-flow infantile hemangioma. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2013 Sep-Oct; 44(5):490-2.
  10. Yonekawa Y, Vanderveen DK, Shah AS. Congenital glaucoma. J Pediatr. 2013 Jul; 163(1):301.
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  12. Trief D, Adebona OT, Turalba AV, Shah AS. The pediatric traumatic hyphema. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2013; 53(4):43-57.
  13. Shah AS, Turalba AV. Intraocular lens implantation in penetrating ocular trauma. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2010; 50(1):43-59.
  14. Shah AS, Chen SH. Cataract surgery and diabetes. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2010 Jan; 21(1):4-9.
  15. Klein JP, Cohen AB, Kimberly WT, Shah AS, Leiderman YI, Cestari DM, Dinkin MJ. Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging of bilateral simultaneous optic nerve infarctions. Arch Neurol. 2009 Jan; 66(1):132-3.
  16. Hunter DG, Shah AS, Sau S, Nassif D, Guyton DL. Automated detection of ocular alignment with binocular retinal birefringence scanning. Appl Opt. 2003 Jun 1; 42(16):3047-53.
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