Ruby Jain Shah, MD, founded Vitality Weight Loss and Wellness Institute in Plano, Texas, to provide inclusive and empathetic support to overweight and obese individuals on their weight loss journey. Dr. Shah has a passion for teaching people how to maintain good health through nutrition and has helped her patients overcome a variety of weight loss challenges.
Earning her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine in Miramar, Florida, Dr. Shah completed her internal medicine residency at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, New York. She is a double-board certified internal medicine physician and a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine.
Dr. Shah takes an integrative approach to care and values the importance of identifying underlying health issues and environmental factors that make weight loss difficult. She believes the cure to reversing health issues and preventing chronic disease lies within people’s everyday diet decisions.
In addition to supervising the weight loss clinic, Dr. Shah works with the Vitality Weight Loss and Wellness Institute team to provide ongoing weight maintenance support to each patient. She’s also actively involved in the on-site nutritional classes to support long-term health and wellness.