Dr. Shamsher Bakth MD Cardiologist

Dr. Shamsher Bakth is a cardiologist in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Jefferson Regional Medical Center and UPMC Mercy. He received his medical degree from Sylhet Mag Osmani Medical College and has been in practice for 43 years. He is one of 35 doctors at Jefferson Regional Medical Center and one of 54 at UPMC Mercy who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

University of Connecticut
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1974–1975

UMDNJ-University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975–1978

UMDNJ-University Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1980–1981

Lawrence General Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1973–1974

Sylhet Mag Osmani Medical College
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Rectal insulin: a potent hypoglycemic preparation.
Bakth, S., Ertel, N. H., May, P. B., Akgun, S.

Arrhythmia susceptibility and myocardial composition in diabetes. Influence of physical conditioning.
Bakth, S., Arena, J., Lee, W., Torres, R., Haider, B., Patel, B. C., Lyons, M. M., Regan, T. J.

Relation of growth hormone and myocardial collagen accumulation in experimental diabetes.
Regan, T. J., Altszuler, N., Eaddy, C., Bakth, S.

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