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Anupama Shahane, MD, MPH

Anupama Shahane, MD, MPH Physician

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Dr. Shahane is employed by Penn Medicine.

About Dr. Anupama Shahane

Recognized by America's Top Doctors for 2017

Recognized in Philadelphia magazine's annual Top Docs issues for 2018 and 2019

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

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Clinical Specialties


  • Rheumatology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Rheumatology, 2010

Clinical Expertise:

  • Acute Arthritis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Biologic Therapy for Rheumatologic Diseases
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
  • Enthesitis
  • Gout
  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
  • Inflammatory Polyarthropathy
  • Joint Injections
  • Lupus
  • Maternal Collagen Vascular Disorder
  • Maternal Lupus
  • Microscopic Polyangiitis
  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
  • Myositis
  • Osteoarthritis (OA)
  • Paget's Disease
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Polyarthropathy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Polymyositis
  • Post-Infectious Arthritis
  • Pseudogout
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleroderma
  • Scleroderma (Systemic Sclerosis)
  • Septic Arthritis
  • Sicca Syndrome
  • Sjogren’s Syndrome
  • Temporal Arteritis (Giant Cell Arteritis)
  • Vasculitis
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Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Amerihealth Caritas Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Homestead Smart Health Plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Provider Partners Health Plan
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Mumbai (formerly Bombay)
Residency: Saint Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation


American College of Rheumatology, National Arthritis Foundation Medical Committee, National Maharashtra Medical Board, National Medical Council of India, National Pennsylvania Rheumatology Society, Local Pennsylvania Rheumatology Society, Local Philadelphia Rheumatism Society, Local

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Shahane is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.


Selected Publications:

Anupama Shahane, MD MPH, Chris Derk, MD: Systemic Sclerosis Textbook of Internal Medicine : 2018.

Annemarie Schorpion, Reshmi Raveendran, Anupama Shahane, Alfredo Rivadeniera, Mildred Kwan.: Remitting Seronegative Symmetrical Synovitis and Pitting Edema Rare Rheumatic Diseases of Immunologic Dysregulation : 2018.

Komarla A, Yu GH, Shahane A.: Pleural effusion, pneumothorax, and lung entrapment in rheumatoid arthritis. Journal of Clinical Rheumatology 21 (4): 211-5,2015.

Gupta M, Jafri K, Sharim R, Silverman S, Sindher SB, Shahane A, Kwan M: Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome associated with biologic therapy Curr Allergy and Asthma Reports 15 (2): 499,2015.

Ruchika Patel, Anupama Shahane: Epidemiology of Sjogren's Syndrome Clinical Epidemiology 6 : 247-55,2014.

Bhagat Monica, Sehra Shiv T, Shahane Anupama, Kwan Mildred: Utility of immunologic testing in suspected rheumatologic disease. Current allergy and asthma reports 14 (1): 405,2014.

Koolaee RM, Moran AA, Shahane A.: Author's response. Journal of Clinical Rheumatology 19 (5): 301,2013.

Shahane A.: Pulmonary hypertension in rheumatic diseases: epidemiology and pathogenesis. Rheumatology International 33 (7): 1655-67,2013.

Koolaee RM, Moran AM, Shahane A.: Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage and Libman-Sacks endocarditis as a manifestation of possible primary antiphospholipid syndrome. Journal of Clinical Rheumatology 19 (2): 79-83,2013.

Fung Irene, Garrett Jackie P-D, Shahane Anupama, Kwan Mildred: Do Bugs Control Our Fate? The Influence of the Microbiome on Autoimmunity. Current allergy and asthma reports 12 (6): 511-9,2012.

Academic Contact Info

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology
3400 Spruce Street,
5th Floor White Building, HUP

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-4661
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)