Maully J. Shah, MBBS

Maully J. Shah, MBBS

Maully J. Shah, MBBS, is an attending cardiologist in the Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia with special interest in pacemakers, ICD implantation and cardiac therapy.

Areas of Expertise: Ablation of arrhythmias in congenital heart disease patients including post-surgical arrhythmias, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, ICD implantation for prevention of sudden death, ICD implantation in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Long QT syndrome and other cardiac channelopathies in children, Non-Contact Mapping and 3 D mapping of arrhythmias, Pacemaker and ICD lead extraction including excimer laser lead extractions, Pacemakers, Radiofrequency and Cryo-Ablation of supraventricular and ventricular arrhythmias, WPW syndrome
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Bucks County
Phone: 215-590-4040

Education and Training

Medical School

University of Gujurat, NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, India


University of Gujurat, Ahmedabad, India University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT


University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT


Pediatric electrophysiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Pediatric cardiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Cardiology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Cardiologist

Distinguished Chair in the Department of Pediatrics

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services




Patel AR, Goldberg D, Shah M. Paroxysmal complete atrioventricular block in a patient with pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septum. Cardiol Young. 2010 Oct 13:1-3. Read abstract.

Collins RT 2nd, Aziz PF, Gleason MM, Kaplan PB, Shah MJ. Abnormalities of cardiac repolarization in Williams syndrome. Am J Cardiol. 2010 Oct 1;106(7):1029-33. Epub 2010 Aug 11. Read abstract. 

Aziz PF, Tanel RE, Zelster IJ, Pass RH, Wieand TS, Vetter VL, Vogel RL, Shah MJ. Congenital long QT syndrome and 2:1 atrioventricular block: an optimistic outcome in the current era. Heart Rhythm. 2010 Jun;7(6):781-5. Epub 2010 Mar 1. Read abstract.

Shah MJ. Implantable cardioverter defibrillator-related complications in the pediatric population. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2009 Jul;32 Suppl 2:S71-4. Review. Read abstract.

Beery TA, Shah MJ, Benson DW. Genetic characterization of familial CPVT after 30 years. Biol Res Nurs. 2009 Jul;11(1):66-72. Epub 2009 Apr 26. Read abstract.

Glatz AC, Gaynor JW, Rhodes LA, Rychik J, Tanel RE, Vetter VL, Kaltman JR, Nicolson SC, Montenegro L, Shah MJ. Outcome of high-risk neonates with congenital complete heart block paced in the first 24 hours after birth. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008 Sep;136(3):767-73. Epub 2008 Jun 12. Read abstract.

Kaltman JR, Ro PS, Zimmerman F, Moak JP, Epstein M, Zeltser IJ, Shah MJ, Buck K, Vetter VL, Tanel RE. Managed ventricular pacing in pediatric patients and patients with congenital heart disease. Am J Cardiol. 2008 Oct 1;102(7):875-8. Epub 2008 Jul 9. Read abstract.

Shah MJ. Genetics of inherited arrhythmias in children. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2008 May 1;8(Suppl. 1):S20-31. No abstract available.


Kaltman JR, Tanel RE, Wegrzynowicz B, Kozodoy E, Wieand T, Ennis J, Vetter VL, Shah MJ. Time and temperature profile of catheter cryoablation of right septal and free wall accessory pathways in children. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2008 Apr;19(4):343-7. Epub 2007 Dec 12. PMID: 18081772 Read abstract