Dr. Ebrahim Shahim, MD

Dr. Ebrahim Shahim, MD


Dr. Abe Shahim is a practicing board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist and clinical assistant professor at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. Dr. Shahim believes that forming relationships with patients is a key part of good healthcare. He seeks to know his patients as well as possible. Individual patients have different needs. His goal is to care for each patient in a unique, personalized fashion. His innovative services include complete obstetrical care, gynecologic care offering the latest in laparoscopic-assisted surgical techniques, hysteroscopy, pre-conceptional counseling, contraception, Gardasil, well women and menopausal management. He offers in-house ultrasonography, urodynamic testing, endometrial ablation, permanent sterilization and childbirth classes.

Qualifications and Experience


  • Medical School, Sackler School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
  • Lenox Hill Hospital, Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Sinai Hospital, Detroit (Residency)
  • Columbia University (Bachelor’s)

Hospital Affiliations

  • Lenox Hill Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • English

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow – American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Medical Society of the State of New York


  • Clinical Assistant Professor – Lenox Hill Hospital
  • 2009 New York Super Doctors
  • 2008 Patients’ Choice Award
  • Marvin B. Zuckerman Award for Surgical Excellence
  • Lenox Hill Hospital Award for Excellence in Research


  • Pap Smear
  • Laparoscopy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • Hymenectomy
  • Vaginal Construction
  • Colposcopy
  • Cervical Biopsy

Conditions treated:

  • Menstrual Pain, Menopause
  • Hot Flashes
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Endometriosis
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Ovarian Cyst
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Birth Control
  • Vaginal Diseases
  • Sexual Transmitted Diseases
  • HPV