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Bindi K. Shah, MD, F.A.C.C.


Bindi K. Shah, MD, F.A.C.C.


Clinical Associate Professor (Adjunct), Medicine

Telephone:  215-707-9261

Email: bindi.shah@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology


Educational Background:


MD, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 1998


Residency (Internal Medicine), Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1998-2001


Fellowship (Cardiology), Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, 2001-2003


Fellowship (Electrophysiology), Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, 2003-2005


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clinical AND RESEARCH Interests:

  • Ablation of complex arrhythmias including ventricular tachycardia and atrial fibrillation
  • Evaluation and treatment of syncope
  • Treatment of patients at high risk of sudden cardiac death (structural heart disease and congenital conditions such as long QT syndrome, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Brugada syndrome, etc.)
  • Implantation of permanent pacemakers and implantable cardiac defibrillators
  • Cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Management of arrhythmias in women
  • Diagnosis and mechanism of atrial and ventricular tachycardias

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board certifications:


  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiac electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular diseases

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professional affiliations:


American College of Cardiology


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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

25132104. Lerman BB, Ip JE, Shah BK, Thomas G, Liu CF, Ciaccio EJ, Wit AL, Cheung JW, Markowitz SM, Mechanism-specific effects of adenosine on ventricular tachycardia. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 25:12(1350-8)2014 Dec

20461544. Torres JL, Shah BK, Greenberg RM, Deger FT, Gerstenfeld EP, A left ventricular epicardial to right ventricular endocardial dominant frequency gradient exists in human ventricular fibrillation. J Interv Card Electrophysiol 29:1(11-6)2010 Oct

17616302. Cantillon DJ, Stein KM, Markowitz SM, Mittal S, Shah BK, Morin DP, Zacks ES, Janik M, Ageno S, Mauer AC, Lerman BB, Iwai S, Predictive value of microvolt T-wave alternans in patients with left ventricular dysfunction. J Am Coll Cardiol 50:2(166-73)2007 Jul 10

17599676. Morin DP, Zacks ES, Mauer AC, Ageno S, Janik M, Markowitz SM, Mittal S, Iwai S, Shah BK, Lerman BB, Stein KM, Effect of bundle branch block on microvolt T-wave alternans and electrophysiologic testing in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy. Heart Rhythm 4:7(904-12)2007 Jul

17512360. Kim RJ, Iwai S, Markowitz SM, Shah BK, Stein KM, Lerman BB, Clinical and electrophysiological spectrum of idiopathic ventricular outflow tract arrhythmias. J Am Coll Cardiol 49:20(2035-43)2007 May 22

17394965. Markowitz SM, Nemirovksy D, Stein KM, Mittal S, Iwai S, Shah BK, Dobesh DP, Lerman BB, Adenosine-insensitive focal atrial tachycardia: evidence for de novo micro-re-entry in the human atrium. J Am Coll Cardiol 49:12(1324-33)2007 Mar 27

17307418. Zacks ES, Morin DP, Ageno S, Janik M, Mauer AC, Markowitz SM, Mittal S, Iwai S, Shah BK, Lerman BB, Stein KM, Effect of oral beta-blocker therapy on microvolt T-wave alternans and electrophysiology testing in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy. Am Heart J 153:3(392-7)2007 Mar

17081212. Cheung JW, Keating RJ, Stein KM, Markowitz SM, Iwai S, Shah BK, Lerman BB, Mittal S, Newly detected atrial fibrillation following dual chamber pacemaker implantation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:12(1323-8)2006 Dec

16800855. Iwai S, Cantillon DJ, Kim RJ, Markowitz SM, Mittal S, Stein KM, Shah BK, Yarlagadda RK, Cheung JW, Tan VR, Lerman BB, Right and left ventricular outflow tract tachycardias: evidence for a common electrophysiologic mechanism. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:10(1052-8)2006 Oct

16103234. Yarlagadda RK, Iwai S, Stein KM, Markowitz SM, Shah BK, Cheung JW, Tan V, Lerman BB, Mittal S, Reversal of cardiomyopathy in patients with repetitive monomorphic ventricular ectopy originating from the right ventricular outflow tract. Circulation 112:8(1092-7)2005 Aug 23

15992734. Shah BK, Stein KM, Iwai S, Lerman BB, Pseudoblock and pseudoconduction across the cavotricuspid isthmus. Heart Rhythm 2:7(750-3)2005 Jul

15851237. Cheung JW, Stein KM, Markowitz SM, Iwai S, Guttigoli AB, Shah BK, Yarlagadda RK, Lerman BB, Mittal S, Significance of adenosine-induced atrioventricular block in patients with unexplained syncope. Heart Rhythm 1:6(664-8)2004 Dec

15840489. Shah BK, Yarlagadda RK, Tan V, Lerman BB, Three-dimensional identification of the esophagus during ablation of atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm 2:5(565)2005 May

15670551. Guttigoli AB, Wilner BF, Stein KM, Markowitz SM, Iwai S, Shah BK, Yarlagadda RK, Lerman BB, Mittal S, Usefulness of prolonged QRS duration to identify high-risk ischemic cardiomyopathy patients with syncope and inducible ventricular tachycardia. Am J Cardiol 95:3(391-4)2005 Feb 1

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