Lori Shah, MD

Lori Shah, MD Specialties: Pulmonology

Lori Shah, MD
Specialties: Pulmonology
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Columbia University Irving Medical Center - Presbyterian Hospital Building
622 West 168th Street
Floor 14
New York, NY 10032

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  • Affinity Health Plan
  • AgeWell
  • Amida Care
  • Emblem/GHI
  • Emblem/Hip
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthfirst
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare (National)
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • RiverSpring
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • WellCare

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About Lori Shah, MD

Dr. Shah provides both inpatient and outpatient consultative services to patients with chronic and advanced lung disease as well as those who are seeking evaluation for Lung Transplantation. Her area of expertise includes patients with Interstitial Lung Disease/ Pulmonary Fibrosis, COPD/ Emphysema, Alpha 1 Anti trypsin disease, Cystic Fibrosis, Pulmonary Sarcoidosis, Lymphangioleiomyomatosis, Occupational Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Hypertension as well as other rare and advanced lung diseases. In addition, she is the Medical Director of the Pulmonary Function Laboratory. The Cecily & Robert Harris Pulmonary Diagnostic Center, specializes in state-of-the-art pulmonary function testing (PFT) and cardio-pulmonary exercise testing (CPET), is one of the largest and busiest laboratories in the New York area. The Pulmonary Function Lab performs both pulmonary function testing, arterial blood gas testing and cardiopulmonary exercise testing.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency

  • Chronic Cough

  • Chronic Lung Disease

  • Critical Care Pulmonary

  • Emphysema

  • General Pulmonology

  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

  • LAM Lung Disease

  • Lung Transplant

  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS)

  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

  • Pulmonary Diagnostics

  • Pulmonary Disease

  • Pulmonary Fibrosis

  • Pulmonary Hypertension

  • Pulmonary Medicine

  • Respiratory Failure

  • Respiratory Physiology (Lung)

  • Restrictive Lung Diseases

  • Sarcoidosis

  • Transplant Medicine

  • Transplant Pulmonology


  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Medical School: State University of New York - Downstate Health Sciences Center
  • Residency: St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease Medicine

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  • 2006 Fellowship Teacher of the Year Award