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Nikita M. Shah, M.D.

General Summary

Nikita M. Shah, M.D., is board certified in general surgery and specializes in breast surgical oncology. She is the program director of the HCA Clearlake breast program, which is fully accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC). She is committed to providing compassionate, evidence-based, multidisciplinary care to her patients.


  • Fellowship in Breast Surgical Oncology, Clinical Lecturer in Surgery
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Residency in General Surgery
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 
  • Medical Doctorate
    The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Bachelor of Arts
    Rice University, Houston, TX

Medical Practice

Research Interest

Surgery Locations

Other Information

She grew up in Southern California and moved to Texas to attend Rice University. Upon completion of her fellowship in 2018, she decided to move back to her second home, Houston. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, reading, and playing tennis.

Accolades & Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
  • Society of Surgical Oncology

Community Service