Meet Dr. Shad Dabaghi
NOTICE TO DR. DABAGHI'S ESTABLISHED PATIENTS:
Dr. Dabaghi will be retiring from Austin Gastro December 1, 2020. Your medical records are confidential and will remain on file with Austin Gastroenterology. If you choose another Austin Gastro physician to continue your care, you do not need to take any action regarding your medical records. If you choose a physician outside our group, we can forward your records to the new physician after you sign an authorization. This is to protect your privacy.
Dr. Shad Dabaghi is a native of Huntsville, Texas. He obtained a BA from Yale University in 1971 and his medical degree from Southwestern Medical School in Dallas in 1975. He completed his internship and residency at Baylor College of Medicine in 1978.
After four years of emergency medicine in which he became board certified, Dr. Dabaghi completed his gastroenterology fellowship in 1984 and served one year as assistant professor at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. He is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Dabaghi has been practicing gastroenterology in Austin since 1985 and is active in professional organizations on a city, state, and national level. In 2001 he received the Marcel Patterson-Robert Nelson Award for outstanding service to the Texas Society of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy. The American Cancer Society (Texas Division) honored Dr. Dabaghi with the Advocacy in Action Award for colon cancer screening legislation in the 2001 Texas Legislature.
Medical Degree: Southwestern Medical School
Residency: Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship: Gastroenterology, University of Texas Health Science Center – Houston
American College of Gastroenterology, Fellow (FACG)
American College of Gastroenterology
- Governor of Southern Texas, 1996-2002
- Freshman Governor Award, 1998
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Texas Society of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy
- President, 1996-1998
- Representative to the TMA Interspecialty Society Committee, 1997-2006
- Chairman of Legislative Committee, 2000-2002
- Delegate to the Texas Medical Association, 2000-2006
American Gastroenterological Association
American Medical Association
Texas Medical Association
Travis County Medical Society
Brackenridge Hospital, Chairman of Internal Medicine, 1989-1991
Brackenridge Hospital, Chairman of the Gastroenterology Section of the Internal Medicine Residency Program, 1991-1995
Seton Medical Center, Chairman of Internal Medicine, 1994-1995
Seton Network, Chairman of Gastroenterology, 1998-2001
Dr. Dabaghi pushed for regular follow-up visits, and so found my cancer much earlier than it would have been detected otherwise. I have found him careful and thorough. – E. Ward (Healthgrades.com)