Samir Shah, MD

Musculoskeletal Radiology

Medical School: Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine – St. Louis, MO


Tufts Transitional Year: Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital – Brockton, MA


Diagnostic Radiology: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) – Chief Resident – Boston, MA


Musculoskeletal Radiology: University of Washington – Acting Instructor & Senior Fellow – Seattle, WA

Board Certification

American Board of Radiology

Publications & Presentations
  • Wyatt AR II, J Porrino, S Shah, JE Hsu. Irreducible superolateral dislocation of the glenohumeral joint. Skeletal Radiol. 2015 Sep;44(9):1387-91.
  • Shah SH, JA Porrino, JR Green III, FS Chew. Bilateral pigmented villonodular synovitis of the knee. Radiol Case Rep. 2015 Aug 29;10(4):56-60.
  • Shah SH, JA Porrino, BC Twaddle, ML Richardson. Osseous femoral avulsion of the anterior cruciate ligament origin in an adult. Radiol Case Rep. 2015;10(2).
  • Shah SH and MJ Callahan. Ultrasound evaluation of superficial lumps and bumps of the extremities in children: a 5-year retrospective review. Pediatr Radiol. 2013 Mar;43 Suppl 1:S23-40. doi: 10.1007/s00247-012-2590-0. Epub 2013 Mar 12.
  • “Imaging of the Shoulder”
    UW Physical Medicine Rehabilitation resident 2015 MSK course.
  • “Forearm and Elbow Imaging”
    UW Resident Conference
  • “Wrist Imaging”
    UW Resident Conference
  • “Practical Fluoroscopy: How to use the fluoroscopy machine to optimize image quality and lower dose.”
    BIDMC Resident Conference
  • “A review of Resident ED QA Cases.”
    BIDMC Resident Conference
  • “Hepatobiliary contrast agents: Enhancement of certain hepatic adenoma subtypes limits specificity for focal nodular hyperplasia.”
    MRI Journal Club, BIDMC
  • “Clinical and Radiologic Factors Predictive of Rib Fractures in Outpatients with Chest Pain.”
    Grand Round, Dept. of Radiology, BIDMC
  • “Radiology Resident IDEA System”
    Poster Presentation (Quality Storyboard)
    RSNA annual meeting
  • “CT Colonography: Imaging technique, pearls and pitfalls”
    Abdomen Imaging Section QA Rounds, BIDMC
  • “Introduction to Body CT.”
    BIDMC First Year Lecture Series
  • “Top 40 cases: An Introduction to Radiology.”
    BIDMC First Year Lecture Series
Distinctions & Awards
  • Award for Outstanding Fellow Teaching of Residents in MSK Radiology
  • Certificate of Excellence in Medical Education, BIDMC Radiology
    Associate Member, BIDMC Academy of Medical Educators
  • Harvard Medical School Resident/Fellow Award – Outstanding Teaching
    Medical Center Alumni Scholarship Fund Prize