Our Physician Assistant

"Patients don't care how much you know until they know how much you care" - William Osler

Ankita Shah, PA-C has been practicing with Dr. Bajowala since graduating from Midwestern University's Physician Assistant program at Downer's grove.

Teaching has always been an important part of Ankita's life. As a graduate student in Genetics, she taught immunology and genetics to undergraduate students at the University of New Mexico. She also taught at the Chamberlain School of Nursing (DeVry/Addison, IL) for 5 years before joining the Physician Assistant program at Midwestern. 

Ankita is a people person and has loved the profession of medicine since childhood. 

She believes her role as a physician assistant allows her the opportunity to improve health by helping patients with their acute medical needs and also by imparting the medical education necessary for effective disease prevention.

Her clinical interests include natural/alternative medicine, diabetes, women's health and immunology.