Mihir M. Shah, MD


Titles and Roles

Associate Professor, Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Surgical Oncologist
Adrenal Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Liver Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Research Program
Cancer Prevention and Control


Mihir M. Shah, MD is Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology in the Department of Surgery at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Shah joined Emory Healthcare as an attending physician in September 2018. As a board certified surgeon, Dr. Shah specializes in complex laparoscopic and robotic surgery for the treatment of cancer of the liver, pancreas, biliary tree, stomach, esophagus, bile duct, small bowel and retroperitoneum including adrenals and sarcomas.

Dr. Shah is a member of the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University. He holds professional memberships with American College of Surgeons, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, Society of Surgical Oncology, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association and International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association.


Dr. Shah received his Medical Degree from University of Seychelles - American Institute of Medicine in Victoria, Seychelles. He completed his general surgery training at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, and a fellowship in advanced laparoscopy and robotic surgery at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. He was the inaugural fellow in complex general surgical oncology at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, New Jersey.


Dr. Shah's research interests include outcomes research and clinical trials in hepato-pancreato-biliary and foregut cancers.

  • Below is a listing of current federal grants for the above principal investigator.



Dr. Shah is published in several peer-reviewed journals and is also a reviewer for several respected journals including American Journal of Surgery, Surgical Endoscopy and others. He serves on the editorial boards for OA Case Reports and Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research.

  • PublicationsPublication Date

Additional Websites

Cascade Link   TOP