The Vitals website is provided for your informational use only. Nothing contained or offered by, on or through Vitals should be construed as medical advice or relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Vitals does not recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider whose information or ratings appear on this website. We encourage you to read our full Terms of Service.

Dr. Irfan S Shafique Is this you?

About Dr. Irfan S Shafique

Dr. Irfan S Shafique, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Baltimore, MD. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine. He speaks English.

Rate Now

Share your experience

Have you seen Dr. Irfan S Shafique?

Mapbox Map of Dr. Irfan S Shafique

Primary Address

Dedicated Imaging Of Baltimore

1030 N Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21201
Get Directions

Specialties

Dr. Irfan S Shafique has the following 2 specialties

  • Diagnostic Radiology

    Radiologists help doctors get a closer look at what’s happening inside your body. If your primary care doctor wants to investigate your symptoms further, they may refer you to a radiologist to get an ultrasound or x-ray. Some radiologists specialize in mammography and breast imaging, which is who you see when you need a mammogram. A Radiologist can also determine if bones are broken or fractured after any kind of accident.
    Radiologists are trained to perform MRIs and CT scans, both of which are used to determine the presence of diseases or disorders and help your doctor properly diagnose you. They can detect anything from tumors, bleeding and infections to bone and muscle disorders.

  • Nuclear Medicine

    Nuclear medicine specialists are doctors who have extensive training in the use of nuclear substances, like radiation, to diagnose and treat certain illnesses.
    These specialists perform diagnostic tests in which a small amount of a radioactive substance is injected into a vein, inhaled or taken orally by the patient. The radioactive substance then enables the nuclear medicine specialist to use a scanner to detect the radiation level in the part of the body being examined in order to create an image of it with a computer. The images tell the physician whether there are abnormal changes in metabolism which indicate whether a disease or injury is present. These tests are often used to detect cancer.
    In addition to detecting cancer, substances like radioactive iodine can be either injected into the blood stream or taken orally to fight cancer and other diseases. After being ingested, the substance is absorbed by the thyroid gland and abnormal thyroid tissues are destroyed.

  • Expertise

    5 Expertise

  • X-Ray
  • PET Scan
  • MRI
  • CT Scan
  • Ultrasound

Reviews

Showing 0 of

  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • Nishtar Medical College

    Graduated in 1983

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Irfan S Shafique accepts the following insurance providers.

  • View by Location

Locations & Directions

Dedicated Imaging Of Baltimore, 1030 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD
  • Nearby Doctors

    Dr. Irfan S Shafique is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Baltimore, MD.