Aashish Shah, MD, JD, FACOG
Senior Vice President of Development
Dr. Shah joined Sarah Cannon in 2019 and is responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of new clinical and business ventures for Sarah Cannon. In his role, Dr. Shah leads initiatives with payers, physician groups, healthcare systems and vendors to evaluate new strategic prospects that help to advance Sarah Cannon’s mission. As a seasoned executive and healthcare advocate, Dr. Shah has deep expertise in physician alignment, patient acquisition, value-based contracting and network development.
Dr. Shah previously served as President/CEO of Provision CARES Cancer Centers. Prior to joining Provision, he was the Chief Healthcare Value Officer for The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Proton Therapy Center. He has held the roles of Vice President and Medical Director of Health Plan Services for Valence Health, the Chief Clinical Director for CareFirst BCBS, and the Vice President and Medical Director of Community Health Choice, Inc.
As a board-certified OBGYN and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Dr. Shah has practiced in public, private and academic settings. Dr. Shah received his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, TX and completed his fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, TX. He also received his JD from the University of Houston Law Center. In 2010, Dr. Shah became the first-ever Executive Fellow at Texas Children’s Hospital Integrated Delivery System where he worked on enhancing system quality, developing service lines and improving health plan operations.