Neenad Shah, MD

Radiation Oncologist

Neenad M. Shah, MD, is a board-certified radiation oncologist who has practiced in Florida for nearly 20 years. After leading the development of a new comprehensive cancer program in Tallahassee, Dr. Shah relocated to St. Augustine, where he was the medical director of a busy cancer center for nearly a decade. He is zealous about community-based, compassionate, personalized cancer care, and his areas of expertise include:

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Breast Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Brachytherapy
  • Personalized Cancer Care

About Me

I was born in India, but left before age one, taking my parents with me. After brief sojourns in such exotic locales as England and New Jersey, I settled in rural Pennsylvania, where I spent my formative years. Having little else to do, I cultivated interests in music, literature, outdoor recreation, and orthography. My true loves, however, were science and medicine, and I was accepted into Medical School while still in high school. After two years at the Pennsylvania State University, where I earned my bachelor’s degree, I received my M.D. degree from the Jefferson Medical College of the Thomas Jefferson University, in Philadelphia.

After medical school, I completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the Medical Center of Delaware, and earned my board certification in Internal Medicine. During this time, I came to particularly appreciate the medical, as well as the deeply human, sides of cancer care, and ultimately decided to start over as a Radiation Oncologist. I completed my residency in Radiation Oncology at Tufts University in Boston, where I served as chief resident and received awards for research from the American Brachytherapy Society, National Comprehensive Cancer Network, and American College of Radiation Oncology. My research interests have included prostate cancer, total body irradiation, and accelerated partial breast irradiation.

I am a member of numerous professional organizations, have been an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at the Florida State University College of Medicine, and have served on the Board of Directors of, and been a Medical Advisor for, the American Cancer Society.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Radiation Oncology

Boards

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
  • American Board of Radiology (Radiation Oncology)

Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Medical Center Clay
  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
  • Baptist Medical Center South
  • Baptist Physician Enterprise

Legal Practice Name

Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Physicians Inc

Primary Office

Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center

1301 Palm Avenue
, Jacksonville, FL 32207

Education & Training

  • Residency

    Tufts New England Medical Center - Boston, MA

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  • Residency

    Medical Center of Delaware/Christiana Care Health System - Newark, DE

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  • Internship

    Medical Center of Delaware/Christiana Care Health System - Newark, DE

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  • Doctor of Medicine

    Jefferson Med. College of the Thomas Jefferson University - Philadelphia, PA

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