Amber L. Shada
MD, FACS

  • Surgery (General)
Amber L. Shada, MD, FACS

About

Dr. Shada is fellowship trained in Advanced Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgery, and is board certified in General Surgery. She specializes in minimally invasive techniques for esophageal and gastric disorders, abdominal wall hernias and gall bladder disorders. She also has special expertise in advanced endoscopic surgery.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Surgery

Practice locations

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  • UW Health at The American Center - General Surgery
    • 4602 Eastpark Blvd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 440-6300
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  • UW Health at The American Center - Comprehensive Hernia Center
    • 4602 Eastpark Blvd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 440-6363
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Surgery
Medical School
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
Fellowships

Advanced Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgery, The Oregon Clinic at Providence Portland Medical Center, Portland, OR

Residencies
  • University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
Internships
  • University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA

Specialties

Conditions
  • Enterra™ Therapy Gastric Pacemaker
  • Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Antireflux Surgery
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy
  • Robotic Nissen Fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy
  • Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy
  • Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal)
  • Robotic Gastrectomy
  • Robotic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection for Barrett's Esophagus
  • Ventral / Abdominal Hernia Repair
  • Peroral Endoscopic Mytomy (POEM)
  • LINX Reflux Management System
  • Minimally Invasive Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Upper GI Surgery

Research and publications

Dr. Shada's research interests focus on endoscopic device development, clinical trials in esophageal, foregut and general surgery and clinical outcomes in esophageal and foregut surgery.