Kena Shah DOAdult & Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
Dr. Kena Shah is a board-certified physician dually accredited in allergy & immunology as well as internal medicine. She completed her undergraduate degree in biology with a pre-medical concentration from University of North Carolina at Charlotte. While she was getting her undergraduate degree, she was commended to the Dean’s list and graduated with university honors. She was also recognized in Beta Beta Beta, a national biological honors society.
Dr. Shah then attended medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Atlanta, GA, where she was recognized as a member of Sigma Sigma Phi, an honorary fraternity. She then did her internal medicine residency at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/Jefferson Health System of New Jersey. Dr. Shah received her adult and pediatric training in allergy, asthma, & immunology from Nova Southeastern University located in Florida. During her fellowship, she was honored as a Chief Fellow.
Dr. Shah has been actively involved in research since her undergraduate days. She won a national prize for a case presentation at the American College of Osteopathic Internists. Dr. Shah has presented at many national conferences and is a corresponding author of a book. Dr. Shah has had many publications over the years in the field of Allergy and Immunology.
In her free time, Dr. Shah enjoys spending time with her family and doing outdoor activities. She also is a co-author of “The Chronicles of Women in White Coats”. In the future, she wishes to join a non-profit organization to help underprivileged kids. Dr. Shah wishes to touch the world by encouraging people to follow their dreams, be fearless, and speak up for their values.