Physician Partners of America (PPOA) is pleased to announce the addition of a new board-certified pain medicine specialist to its Fort Worth, TX practice.
Dr. Rinoo Vasant Shah, M.D., M.B.A., is board certified in pain medicine, physical medicine, and rehabilitation. He has been practicing medicine since 1995 and completed a residency in clinical anesthesia at Cornell University Medical Center and an accredited fellowship in pain medicine at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. The university recognized Dr. Shah as their most outstanding teacher and faculty member. He joins PPOA after practicing as an interventional pain physician at Baylor Scott and White in Dallas. Dr. Shah has also served as a clinical professor of anesthesiology at LSUHSC Shreveport.
“I am excited to join Physician Partners of America and look forward to contributing my experience to this practice,” says Dr. Shah. “PPOA has an exceptional reputation for patient treatment, compassionate pain management, and patient advocacy.”
Dr. Shah has served in clinical pain management roles in Texas, Pennsylvania, and New York and is currently licensed to practice medicine in New York, Texas, and Louisiana. He has also served as the program director for a multidisciplinary pain fellowship and the director of chronic pain services at Ochsner-Louisiana University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport. He has been recognized by Becker’s among 150 Pain Physicians to Know. He earned his undergraduate degree in biology, and medicine from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.
A prolific medical writer and editor, Dr. Shah’s works have appeared in PAIN Practice, Pain Physician, Spine, and the Clinical Journal of Pain. He has authored peer-reviewed publications in top medical journals and publishers on advanced interventional pain procedures, novel approaches, patient safety, malpractice litigation, patient outcomes, palliative care, evidence-based medicine, and patient access to interventional care. In addition, he has served on the boards of the American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.
With the addition of the services Dr. Shah brings to PPOA, PPOA will offer more solutions for more patients, giving livelihoods back through personalized, long-term pain treatment.