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About Dr. Summit Shaw

Allergy doctor Summit Shah, MD specializes in allergy diagnosis and treatment that affect both adults and children, including drug allergies, hay fever, asthma, venom allergies, sinus disease, and more. Dr. Shah founded the Allergy Department at the Chalmers P. Wylie VA in Columbus, OH, where he is still an active member of the staff. Dr. Shah also actively practices at Dublin Methodist Hospital, Nationwide Children’s’ Hospital, Mt. Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital, and Riverside Hospital. His areas of interest are pediatric food allergies and eczema. Dr. Shah, a Columbus native, graduated as valedictorian from Bishop Watterson High School before attending Ohio State University, where he earned a Bachelor’s with Honors. A Buckeye through and through, he stayed at OSU for medical school. After earning his MD from the College of Medicine at Ohio State, Dr. Shah underwent a residency program in Boston as well as a fellowship training program at the renowned Scripps Clinic in San Diego, CA, where he trained under acclaimed experts in allergy and immunology. An allergy doctor by profession, Dr. Shah also enjoys cheering on the Buckeyes, golfing, and scuba diving. Dr Shah resides in Columbus with his wife, who is a graduate of Dublin Coffman high school and the Ohio State University College of Pharmacy. They have two daughters, Saanvi and Saaya.

Dr. Summit Shah, MD – King Soopers Recalls Gourmet Bread Pudding

Dr. Summit Shah - King Soopers Recalls Gourmet Bread Pudding Due to Undeclared Allergens http://qoo.ly/72jv4

Dr. Summit Shah, MD – Peking Food LLC Issues Allergy Alert

Dr. Summit Shah - Peking Food LLC Issues Allergy Alert For Undeclared Egg in Assorted Chef Hon Brand Steamed Buns http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm486797.htm

Dr. Summit Shah, MD – Best Foods Inc. Issues Allergy Alert

Dr. Summit Shah - Best Foods Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Deer Brand Cumin Powder 7 Ounce and Deer Brand Cumin Powder 14 Ounce http://qoo.ly/72gtr

Dr. Summit Shah, MD – Rucker’s Wholesale & Service Co. Issues Allergy Alert

Dr. Summit Shah - Rucker's Wholesale & Service Co. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanut Ingredient in Uncle Bucks & Cabela's Classic Candies Maple Nut Candy Peg Bags http://qoo.ly/72fpc

Dr. Summit Shah, MD – Lipari Foods Issues Allergy Alert

Dr. Summit Shah - Lipari Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Dark Chocolate Covered Coffee Bean Products Due to Undeclared Almonds http://qoo.ly/72eqh

Dr. Summit Shah, MD – Wilderness Family Naturals Issues Allergy Alert

Dr. Summit Shah - Wilderness Family Naturals Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Organic Coconut Milk Powder And Products Containing Organic Coconut Milk Powder http://qoo.ly/72dn8

Allergies & Anxiety

Scientific research has shown that having allergies makes it more likely that people will suffer certain anxiety disorders, such as generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and panic attacks. According to a new study published in Pediatrics, children who suffer from allergies starting at a young age are at an increased risk for anxiety and depression. Specifically, [...]

Celiac disease

Gluten - Summit Shah Celiac disease, also known as "Gluten Intolerance" is a disorder that affects at least 1 in 133 Americans by causing a reaction to "gliadin", a gluten protein found in wheat, barley, rye and sometimes oats. The inflammation and destruction of the inner lining of the small intestine in someone [...]

The Role of Platelets in Allergic Reactions

There are a number of cells of the immune system that are involved in allergic reactions. Relatively recently, platelets were added to the list of known immune cells that contribute to the body’s response to allergens and to underlie aspects of asthma. Platelets are the smallest cells that travel within the blood and are shaped [...]

Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings

Many people are allergic to insect stings, which can be associated with a number of insects including honeybees, sweatbees, bumblebees, paper wasps, white-faced hornets, yellow hornets, yellow jackets, harvester ants, fire ants, and jack jumper ants. Less often, allergies can also occur to proteins found in the saliva of other insects, including mosquitos, horseflies, and [...]