Samir Harishkumar Shah

Samir Harishkumar Shah, M.D.

1302 Franklin Avenue

Normal, Illinois 61761

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Samir Harishkumar Shah, M.D.


1302 Franklin Avenue

Suite 4500

Normal, Illinois 61761


Open today 8:00 am

4:30 pm

Open today 8:00 am

4:30 pm

Open today 8:00 am

4:30 pm

Open today 8:00 am

4:30 pm

Open today 8:00 am

4:30 pm

Open today


Open today


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To provide the highest quality cardiovascular care to our patients and community, with care and compassion.

About Me

  • Medical Specialties: Cardiology
  • Gender:
  • Years in Practice:
  • Board Certifications: Cardiology
  • Secondary Languages: GujaratiHindi



  • Internship: Coney Island Hospital, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship: Coney Island Hospital, Cardiology
  • Residency: Coney Island Hospital, Internal Medicine
  • Medical School: B J Medical College

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate BroMenn Medical Center
  • Advocate Eureka Hospital
  • Advocate Medical Group

Ratings and Comments

Samir Harishkumar Shah, M.D.

4.8 out of 5

345 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.8 out of 5

342 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.7 out of 5

282 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.8 out of 5

341 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.8 out of 5

343 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.7 out of 5

344 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.9 out of 5

344 Patient Ratings


Very good experience.

Reviewed on May 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Shah is a very personal and caring doctor w/an excellent positive attitude!

Reviewed on May 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Concerned about radioactive tests and how to manage that versus test information that is needed. Good analytical thought process and plan for future care and monitoring.

Reviewed on May 6, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on May 5, 2019 7:00 PM

I respect Dr. Shah and trust him as my heart Dr.....however, I would prefer that my follow up appointments be made at the end of my visit.....even if it is for the following year! It was 15 months between visits this time...and NO labs since August 2018. In the BIG picture of Life.....I am happy with Dr. Shah and his staff.....whenever there has been an issue.....They have been there for me!

Reviewed on April 28, 2019 7:00 PM

Very excellent MD for me!

Reviewed on April 24, 2019 7:00 PM

I am very confident with Dr. Shah

Reviewed on April 19, 2019 7:00 PM


Reviewed on March 11, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Shah is very polite, thorough, and genuinely cares about his patients even if it means referring me to another doctor to get answers.

Reviewed on March 10, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good

Reviewed on February 19, 2019 6:00 PM

Provider - very good - over.

Reviewed on February 6, 2019 6:00 PM

good help

Reviewed on January 18, 2019 6:00 PM

Very informative, friendly, I like him very much. He made me feel very relaxed.

Reviewed on November 26, 2018 6:00 PM


Reviewed on November 19, 2018 6:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on November 15, 2018 6:00 PM

Very Good

Reviewed on October 31, 2018 7:00 PM

Good visit

Reviewed on September 15, 2018 7:00 PM

Did NOT know medical history. I didn't get a thorough exam or check-up. First time patient for this Dr. Shah. He didn't know anything about me. Didn't go over labs either. Mainly we just sat and visited about NA subject.

Reviewed on September 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Horrible experience

Reviewed on August 26, 2018 7:00 PM

I very much like Dr. Shah. He listens, does not act rushed and is very pleasant. I appreciate that he is conservative and doesn't order anything unless it's essential.

Reviewed on August 6, 2018 7:00 PM

very good.

Reviewed on August 6, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Shak is the best cardiologist I have ever seen. He asks all the appropriate questions and makes me feel I matter as a person and as a patient.

Reviewed on July 30, 2018 7:00 PM

I wish the results of my stress test were explained to me. Rather, an RN called & said I was cleared for surgery.

Reviewed on July 17, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on June 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Had a good experience.

Reviewed on May 26, 2018 7:00 PM

Good experience as usual - A pleasure to see the doctor and his staff - even though its only once a year. The care given to the grounds, office building and parking area is exceptional.

Reviewed on May 25, 2018 7:00 PM

I had a pleasant experience with Dr. Shah. We had discussed getting an MRI done previously. I appreciated that he wanted to hold off on this test unless it became more obvious I needed it. When doctors in general are pushy about test, I feel like they're trying to make money for the hospital. Having a measured approach towards specialized tests makes me trust Dr. Shah very much.

Reviewed on May 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Since being referred by Dr. X at Christ Hospital, Dr. Shah has been far more than I had hoped for. And he and his staff have shown more concern for my well being than I thought possible, and I look forward to a long term relationship as I have only found a very few doctor offices that don't mind going to for check ups and such. I've learned my lesson about thinking I was immune to having major health problems.

Reviewed on May 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr.Shah was very patient and helpful explaining my medical care. He definitely has compassion for his patients.

Reviewed on May 11, 2018 7:00 PM


Reviewed on April 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Good and helpful.

Reviewed on March 27, 2018 7:00 PM

I was treated with courtesy and respect. the doctor showed concern for my health issue and assured me we would find the reason causing my health issue and treat it.

Reviewed on March 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on February 19, 2018 6:00 PM

Very good

Reviewed on February 18, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Shah has ALWAYS been knowledgeable & respectful. He is pleasant & informative. He's very personable with me AND my husband, who frequently has questions.

Reviewed on February 13, 2018 6:00 PM

this provider always listens to my questions and concerns I am very satisfied with Dr. Shah I trust him

Reviewed on February 4, 2018 6:00 PM


Reviewed on January 28, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Shah is the best. He is so good at telling you in laymen's terms what id going on. I trust him to the max.

Reviewed on December 26, 2017 6:00 PM

for 13 years dr. shah has been my provider and he has always cared for my well being health. he has always taken time to answer all questions that I might have or that my wife has. he and the office staff are very very professional. this visit and all visits are always the same excellent service

Reviewed on December 24, 2017 6:00 PM

Very satisfy with the provider.

Reviewed on November 3, 2017 7:00 PM

Everyone one was pleasant and easy to talk to. Great improvements have been made since I started seeing dr Shah in 2006

Reviewed on October 28, 2017 7:00 PM

Very informative.

Reviewed on October 22, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Shah was very attentive to my needs. He took time to explain atrial fibrilliation, how it is treated, and what he expects my future outcome of this condition to be.

Reviewed on October 22, 2017 7:00 PM

Everything was good

Reviewed on October 17, 2017 7:00 PM

Always look forward to appointment. Great doctor!

Reviewed on October 15, 2017 7:00 PM

My experience was very good, thank you!

Reviewed on October 9, 2017 7:00 PM

wonderful care

Reviewed on October 1, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Shah is an excellent doctor - His staff and nurses are some of the best!

Reviewed on September 21, 2017 7:00 PM

I was satisfied.

Reviewed on August 31, 2017 7:00 PM

Always a pleasant visit.

Reviewed on August 21, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Shah is an intelligent, compassionate, and caring physician. I am 82,most doctors start by saying "Well, at your age - etc." Dr. Shah will say "You look terrific - let's go for 100" I walk a little lighter after a consultation with Dr. Shah.

Reviewed on August 16, 2017 7:00 PM


Reviewed on August 1, 2017 7:00 PM

Very good - its my heart doctor!

Reviewed on July 16, 2017 7:00 PM


Reviewed on July 16, 2017 7:00 PM

I appreciate Dr. Shah's expertise and the time that he spends with me.

Reviewed on July 16, 2017 7:00 PM

The Provider has done an excellent job in providing quality service!

Reviewed on June 26, 2017 7:00 PM

My first time meeting Dr. Shah. He was quite pleasant although the appointment was brief.

Reviewed on June 1, 2017 7:00 PM

I have a good relationship with Dr. Shah.

Reviewed on May 14, 2017 7:00 PM

As always, Dr. Shah had excellent "bedside" manner, was thorough and explained things in a simple & kind way. Also he went out of his way to check to see if procedure needed could be done that day. Got me back feeling well after being sick.

Reviewed on April 21, 2017 7:00 PM

This doctor was very thorough and very informative.

Reviewed on April 17, 2017 7:00 PM


Reviewed on April 17, 2017 7:00 PM


Reviewed on April 16, 2017 7:00 PM


Reviewed on April 14, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Shah is my new cardiologist since Dr. McCriskin left, so I have only met with him one time. He was great.

Reviewed on April 2, 2017 7:00 PM

Excellent experience. Felt relax and confident with the evaluation of my health.

Reviewed on March 12, 2017 7:00 PM


Reviewed on March 10, 2017 6:00 PM

It was my first visit with the Dr and he was very concerned

Reviewed on March 1, 2017 6:00 PM

Very helpful - courteous explained just what I needed to know.

Reviewed on February 20, 2017 6:00 PM

I have been with dr. over 20 years he is very easy to talk to & takes the time to listen.

Reviewed on November 21, 2016 6:00 PM

Dr. Shah is my heart doctor. He is the best.

Reviewed on October 30, 2016 7:00 PM

He was very concern and atentive during my test.

Reviewed on October 30, 2016 7:00 PM

Dr. Shah's staff was persistent in following up with previous provider to get my medical records. Good job!

Reviewed on October 26, 2016 7:00 PM

It was good.

Reviewed on October 5, 2016 7:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Cardiology Oncology
  • Cardio-Oncology
  • Cardiovascular Nuclear Imaging
  • Echocardiography
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Trans Esophogeal Echocardiogram


  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP MedicareComplete Plus HMO - POS
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Access POS
  • Aetna Open Choice POS
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select Choice EPO
  • Aetna Select POS
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Blue Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross EPO - Advocate BroMenn Associate Medical Plan
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Cigna C - 5 POS
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Health Partners PPO
  • Cigna Open Access Plus POS
  • Cigna Open Access Plus State of Illinois POS
  • CIGNA Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry HMO
  • Coventry One Select PPO
  • Coventry PPO
  • First Health Network EPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna Open Access Plus HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • Health Alliance HMO
  • Health Alliance POS
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Healthlink PPO
  • HFN Total Care PPO
  • Humana Advocate Health Care PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National EPO
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana PPO
  • Humana Preferred POS - Open Access
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • LLH Adventist Silver PPO 3000
  • LLH Family Health Network Silver PPO 3100
  • LLH Swedish Covenant Silver PPO
  • Meridian
  • Meritain Health PPO
  • Molina FHP
  • Molina Medicaid ICP
  • Molina MMAI
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • NALC (Natl Assn of Letter Carriers) Health Benefit
  • PHCS Savility PPO
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete (Secure Horizons) HMO
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete Focus HMO
  • United Healthcare Charter
  • United Healthcare Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare Compass HMO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Medicare Solutions PPO
  • United Healthcare MedicareComplete Plan 1 HMO
  • United Healthcare Nexus
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select HMO
  • United Healthcare Select Plus POS


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