Sapna Shah

Sapna Shah, MD Pronunciation Guide

Pediatrics
4.9of 5 | (68) | View Reviews
About our provider ratings

Accepting new patients ARC Anderson Mill Ages seen: 0 - 18 Languages: Hindi Joined ARC: 2016

About Sapna Shah, MD

  • Dr. Shah was born and grew up in India before moving to the United States at age 17. She lived in California, New Jersey and Pennsylvania before a “much anticipated” move to Austin. She and her family enjoy exploring new restaurants, running trails, and music venues.

To choose a career in medicine is choosing a field of service, and being a pediatrician brings me joy. I enjoy interacting with children and their families, whether for a sick visit or a regular check-up. I encourage involving families in patient care, and give each child the attention and care that I would give my own. Helping patients and families through an ailment and making sure they receive the guidance to stay healthy is a rewarding experience.

Services

Behavioral Evaluation

Behavioral Evaluation

ARC Pediatrics provides behavioral evaluations to gather information to help your child and family.

Developmental and Autism Screening

Developmental and Autism Screening

Developmental and Autism screenings are tests that help diagnose developmental challenges in children.

Flu Shots

Flu Shots

A flu vaccine can help prevent flu-related visits to the doctor each year. CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated every flu season.

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Fluoride Varnish for Children

Fluoride Varnish for Children

Regular dental care should begin by 1 year of age, with a dental check-up at least twice each year for most children. Some children may need check-ups more often.

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Hearing Screenings for School-Age Children

Hearing Screenings for School-Age Children

Hearing screenings are tests to help identify hearing loss in children and its severity.

Lactation Support

Lactation Support

If you choose to breastfeed, your ARC pediatrician, ob/gyn, and care team can provide advice and recommendations. We also partner with Breastfeeding Success (BFS) to help new parents fwith specialized educational materials, classes, and visits with a lactation consultant, as needed.

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Newborn Hearing Screenings

Newborn Hearing Screenings

Hearing loss screenings for newborns help determine if your baby has hearing loss.

Pediatric Eye Exam

Pediatric Eye Exam

ARC pediatric eye exams check eye health and scan for amblyopia risk factors, blurry vision, farsightedness, nearsightedness, vision loss, and more.

Pediatric Immunizations

Pediatric Immunizations

Immunizations are a safe, effective way to protect children from diseases, including some cancers, as well as hospitalization, disability, and death. It is important to maintain routine immunizations during a pandemic or other public health emergency to prevent further outbreaks.

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Pediatric Mental Health

Pediatric Mental Health

When you have concerns about your child’s mental or behavioral health, your ARC pediatrician can conduct a screening or refer you to a provider who can determine the kind of help you need and help you access the right resources for your child.

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Pediatric Newborn Visits

Pediatric Newborn Visits

Our dedicated pediatricians offer comprehensive 3-day and 2-week newborn visits designed to ensure the health and well-being of your newest family member.

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Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

ARC offers telemedicine visits for primary and specialty care. Doctors can quickly evaluate you for a new health issue or follow up with you via a phone call or video visit from the comfort of your home.

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Well-Check Exam

Well-Check Exam

A well-check exam focuses on maintaining your child’s health and is a time to discuss preventive care. Our doctors cover growth, development, immunization updates, health, safety, nutrition, physical fitness, puberty, acne, learning, behavioral questions, and family and social concerns.

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Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Pediatrics
  • Medical School
    St. George’s University School of Medicine, St. George’s, West Indies, 2010
  • Residency
    Penn State University Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, 2013
  • Education
    B.S. in Combined Science, Cum Laude, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA, 2005
  • Professional Positions
    • Member, American Academy of Pediatrics
    • Member, Travis County Medical Society
  • Awards & Honors
    • Austin Monthly Magazine Top Pediatricians 2020
    • "Austin’s Top Doctors," Austin Monthly, 20212022, 2024 
    • Top Docs for Kids, Austin Monthly magazine 2021, 2022

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on "Did the healthcare provider or doctor provide the care you expected?"

4.9out of 5
  • April 5, 2024

    Love Dr. Shah! Great compassionate doctor!

  • April 4, 2024

    I appreciate we can get in on short notice for a sick visit. Everyone is so helpful and professional. Thank you!!!

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