We Are Family Centered Care
Dedicated to improving the quality of life of infants, children, and adolescents through diagnosis, treatment, and comprehensive care of asthma and other lung disorders.
Why Choose Us
We Are Lung Specialists That Understand Children
You want the best for your child—and so do we. At Children’s Asthma & Lung Specialists we understand that relationships are built on trust. Dr. Shah’s approach to patient care is to put your child’s best interests into the forefront. He is committed to building a meaningful relationship with your child and family based upon care, concern, and compassion.
Compassion. Dr. Shah is a doctor who listens, understands, and cares deeply and personally about his patients. Dr. Shah is able to successfully combine the scientific and emotional aspects of medicine in caring for his patients. It is this unique ability that tends to make a bigger smile in the children that he has the privilege of taking care of.
Family-Centered Care. At Children’s Asthma & Lung Specialists family-centered care is our commitment—we incorporate the patient and family perspective into the medical decision-making process.
Education. We are committed to providing patient and family education. At the core of our philosophy we believe an educated and informed patient and family is essential in order to maximize treatment and better manage lung conditions. When you understand exactly what you can expect, then you can make the right decision.
Credentials. Dr. Shah is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in the subspecialty of Pediatric Pulmonology. He completed three years of pediatric residency, followed by three years of rigorous fellowship in pediatric pulmonology at the prestigious New York Medical College and its affiliated hospital, Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center. Dr. Shah is a member of the American Thoracic Society, an international scientific society which focuses on respiratory disorders. He frequently attends pediatric pulmonology and cystic fibrosis meetings.
Dr. Shah loves his job. He believes that there is no better reward than improving the quality of life of children and seeing them achieve their goals.
We look forward to meeting you and your child!
At Children’s Asthma and Lung Specialists, we are dedicated to delivering quality family-centered care and improving the quality of life of infants, children, and adolescents through diagnosis, treatment, and comprehensive care of asthma and other lung disorders. Dr. Shah’s approach to patient care is being a “caregiver,” putting his patient’s best interests into the forefront. He is committed to building a meaningful relationship with his young patients and their families based upon care, concern, and compassion. Every effort is made to help children feel comfortable and to have an enjoyable and positive experience.
Respiratory conditions can be difficult to diagnose in infants and young children. In addition, the treatment and management of respiratory illnesses can be challenging. For many children and parents difficulty with breathing can be frightening. That is why at Children’s Asthma and Lung Specialists, we believe in providing education to our patients and families. At the core of Dr. Shah’s philosophy is that an educated, informed patient and family is vital in order to maximize treatment objectives, help patient’s better manage their lung conditions, and to minimize symptoms as much as possible.
Dr. Shah’s Availability
In addition to answering all your questions during consultations and subsequent office visits, Dr. Shah is available to answer calls during normal office hours. If you have a medically urgent question regarding your child’s lung condition, Dr. Shah can be reached after office hours and on weekends. Dr. Shah will make every effort to see your sick child on the same day.
Dr. Ashish Shah, MD
After much time away from this part of the country, Dr. Shah has returned to his roots to practice medicine in the state of New Jersey. Dr. Shah was born in Englewood, New Jersey but primarily was raised in a suburb just north of Boston, Massachusetts.
Dr. Shah is a well respected Board Certified Pediatric Pulmonologist. His work has been praised by his colleagues and most notably by his patients and their families. Dr. Shah’s straightforward personality and warm demeanor allows him to engage well with children of all ages.
We're Here To Help
To find out how Children’s Asthma & Lung Specialists can make a difference call (844) KID-LUNG
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