Name: Ankit B. Shah, MD
Hometown: Long Island, NY
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Place of Practice: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Why did you want to become a doctor?
After I realized I had no chance in the NBA, I figured this was the next best way to give back to society.
What sets you apart from other doctors in your field?
I have been involved in patient care on four continents.
What are your 5 tips for living longer?
- Travel the world.
- Listen to Bob Marley.
- Shower in the dark.
- Learn a new language.
- Do something you are afraid of.