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Shayan Irani, MD
Shayan Irani, MD
Would recommend provider
4.8 out of 5 stars

50 Patient Ratings

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Board Certifications
Fellow, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Joined Virginia Mason - January 2007

Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.

Would recommend provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.7 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.7 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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May 2017
Dr. Irani had some great ideas I could use and he is concerned with my quality of life, which is great.

May 2017
Excellent experience!

March 2017
Dr. Irani is superb.

February 2017
Laid out complete information. #2. Excellent.

February 2017
I have and will continue to recommend Dr. Irani to anyone needing a gastro dr.!!! He and his staff are awesome.

January 2017
Dr. Irani is very friendly and an excellent doctor.

October 2016
Took time with us because we came a long way. Explained things very well. Appreciated the care received.

July 2016
Always very kind and make patient comfortable. Thank you doctor!

July 2016
Dr. Irani is exceptional. He is extremely knowledgeable, and was very kind and patient with me. He treated me as if I was a member of his family.

July 2016
I was very impressed with Dr. Irani and his "bedside manner".

July 2016
Dr. Irani is the best.

July 2016
Dr. Irani was splendid - friendly, thorough, and listened well. Did a great job of explaining options.

July 2016
I have had several procedures performed by Dr. Irani and I would recommend him to anyone he shows all the great qualities or good/excellent doctor should have. And that includes all the staff at Virginia Mason.

June 2016
Dr. Irani & his team were fantastic!

May 2016
Very good first meeting with a Dr. Irani! He was clear and was well prepared for my _____ as I am transferring from Mayo Jacksonville to Seattle for care.

May 2016
Dr. Irani was exceptional!

March 2016
Very knowledgeable, friendly & competent. He can even write upside down!

January 2016

September 2015
Dr. Irani is fantastic.

September 2015
I feel confident Dr. Irani has my health needs covered & I trust him.

June 2015
He not only described my conditions in words. He drew pictures and explained everything!

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Special Interest(s)
Pancreaticobiliary diseases, gastrointestinal oncology, Barrett’s Esophagus, gastrointestinal stenting, endoscopic mucosal resection, submucosal dissection, radio frequency ablation and other advanced therapeutic and emerging techniques

Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India, 2000

Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, 2004

Gastroenterology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, 2006
Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, 2007

Personal Information
Dr. Irani enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, the outdoors, traveling and Scuba diving.

On Patients
“Excellent patient care, outcomes and satisfaction at a level I would hope for myself and provide for my family.”

On Specialty
“Gastroenterology is probably the most rapidly evolving specialty in medicine allowing for the care of increasingly complex problems in a lesser invasive manner. Despite this rapid evolution, it gets its roots from the strong foundations of internal medicine.”

On Virginia Mason
“Having had the opportunity of training with some of the finest gastroenterologists in the country at Virginia Mason, I now have the privilege of being part of this team. The open door policy of Virginia Mason to all referring hospitals and all patients speaks for itself and its staff, who are dedicated to providing the highest level of care to its patients at all times.”

Professional Activities and Awards

He is a member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American Gastroenterological Association and American College of Gastroenterology. Dr. Irani is the Associate Director of the Pancreatic Center of Excellence, Digestive Disease Institute.

Curriculum Vitae
Shayan Irani, MD - Curriculum Vitae