Selina Shah, MD
Dr. Shah is board certified in sports medicine and internal medicine. She has an extensive background in sports medicine as both an athlete and a physician. Dr. Shah is a team physician for USA Synchronized Swimming, USA Weight Lifting, USA Figure Skating, Mills College, and is a member of the USA Gymnastics referral network. She has worked with USA Women’s Soccer, USA Track and Field, Nashville Predators Ice Hockey Team, Ironman USA, the Senior Olympic Games, and several biking, triathlon and marathon events. Dr. Shah is the dance company physician for the San Francisco Ballet School and Diablo Ballet. She has been a physician for Cirque du Soleil, Berkeley Repertory Theater, Northgate High School, Liss Fain Dance, Company C, and St. Mary’s College. Dr. Shah has taken care of several Broadway performers including those from Mo Town, The King and I, South Pacific, Billy Elliot, American Idiot, The Book of Mormon, and Lion King.
Dr. Shah has been athletically active all of her life. She has competed in gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, and swimming. Dr. Shah has over 20 years of experience as a dancer having studied modern, ballet, pointe, hip hop, jazz, and Bollywood. She is currently a professional dancer, active runner, scuba diver and yogi.
Dr. Shah specializes in treating medical and musculoskeletal issues in people of all ages. She also specializes in musculoskeletal ultrasound for diagnosis and ultrasound guided injections into joints, tendons, ligaments and bursa. Additionally, Dr. Shah provides comprehensive concussion management. Dr. Shah stays up to date with the best treatment options for her patients by attending and lecturing at international conferences and reading medical journals. She performs Platelet-rich-plasma (PRP) injections as well as Tenex percutaneous tenotomy under ultrasound guidance.
Medical School: Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee
Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee
Fellowship: Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles in California
John Muir Health Walnut Creek Medical Center
Saint Francis Memorial Hospital