Appointments are usually scheduled within 1-2 weeks.
In case of emergency, we request patients go directly to the nearest emergency room for assistance.
Dr. Shah is affiliated with Summa Hospitals of Akron and Akron General Medical Center. Primarily all admissions are done at St. Thomas Medical Center where a psychiatric unit is located. Psychiatric consults on medical floors are also part of our hospital practice.
Our office is run by an excellent support staff. Office Manager Cheryl Kovein who has 12 years experience along with Pashay and Sue will be happy to assist you with any questions you may have regarding you administrative needs. They will contact the clinical staff for any non-administrative help.
Billing is processed through a our billing office and the phone number there is 330-572-0645.
Aetna, Anthem BC/BS, BWC (Worker's Compensation), Caresource, Cigna, Hometown, Humana, Healthspan/Kaiser, Magellan, Medical Mutual of Ohio, Medicaid, Medicare, Summa, UBH, United Healthcare, Value Options, Wellcare, plus many others.
Please call our office, even if you do not see us on your insurance list. We can help with pre-authorization.
Bharat J. Shah, M.D. Inc.
63 Baker Blvd. Akron, Ohio 44333