Capital Digestive Physician Shira Spilman, PA-C

Shira Spilman, PA-C


Shira Spilman, PA-C received her Bachelor’s degree in Biology at Ramapo College of New Jersey and her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies at Chatham University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Prior to joining Associates in Gastroenterology, she practiced for two years at the Allegheny Center for Digestive Health in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

She has evaluated and managed a broad spectrum of gastrointestinal and hepatologic problems, and has assisted in running various GI specialty clinics.

In her spare time, Shira enjoys sports, spending time with her family, and reading.


Postgraduate Education

  • Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies / Chatham University / Pittsburgh, PA

Undergraduate Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology / Ramapo College of New Jersey / Mahwah, NJ


  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants


Hospital Affiliations:

  • Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Member of:

  • American College of Gastroenterology - Member
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America - Member

Telehealth Appointments Available

All Capital Digestive Care physicians and advanced practice providers are offering "virtual" visits via telehealth. Call your doctor's office to schedule an appointment. For the health and safety of our patients and staff, we are limiting in-office appointments and endoscopy procedures to patients requiring urgent care. We encourage all individuals to practice everyday preventive actions and social-distancing to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.