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Upendra C Shah, M.D.
Upendra C Shah, M.D.
Office in Chicago
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
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Gender: Male 
Age: 60 
Years in Practice: Information not available 
Medical Specialty: Endocrinology  
Board Certification: Yes 
Medical School: Baroda Medical College, Gujarat, India 
Internship: Baroda Medical College, Gujarat, India 
Residency: Weiss Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, Internal Medicine 
Fellowship: University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, Endocrinology 
Philosophy of Care: Customised patient treatment with personalized patient education. Emphasize motivation of patients to live healthy lifestyles. 
Secondary Languages: Gujarati , Hindi  
Website: Information not available 
7447 W Talcott Ave, Chicago,  773.631.8474 
Location information
7447 W Talcott Ave
Suite 444
Chicago, IL 60631

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Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.

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