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Dr. Shafiq R Khokhar Is this you?

About Dr. Shafiq R Khokhar

Dr. Shafiq R Khokhar, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Ozone Park, NY. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry, Geriatric Medicine and Neurology. Dr. Khokhar is affiliated with Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

26 Ratings with 8 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shafiq R Khokhar is Good. Dr. Shafiq R Khokhar has been rated by 26 patients. From those 26 patients 8 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Shafiq R Khokhar is 3.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Universal Medical Care Pc

9217 101st Ave
Ozone Park, NY 11416
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Specialties

Dr. Shafiq R Khokhar has the following 3 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Expertise

    17 Expertise

  • Dementia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Insomnia
  • EOL Care
  • Osteopenia
  • Cognitive Issues/Testing
  • Dementia Testing
  • Schizophrenia
  • Depression
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Senility
  • Confusion
  • Sleep Disorders

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Reviews

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A creep and a total psychopath.

He should be barred from medical profession as he is a complete fraud. The only thing he cares about is cash.

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Horrid horrid

Makes you wait for an hour while while he talks on the phone or conducts other business or just walks around aimlessly while patients have been waiting for an hour and a half then when finally sees you he rushes you out in 5 minutes do yourself a favor and go elsewhere it will be beneficial to your sanity.

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Awful

Horrible horrible Dr.. Do yourself a favor and do NOT use this doctor find a more decent one! All this dr cares about are the copayments.

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The most dangerous unprofessional doctor ever.

A shame and a disgrace. Did I mention that he is utterly incompetent also.

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One Star

Conducts other office business while you wait. Comes out to greet pharmaceutical representIves, has a meeting with them, and does not acknowledge you, or apologize for any of his unprofessional behavior .

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Khokhar is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • Quaideazam Medical College

    Graduated in 1989

  • Creedmoor Psychiatric Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Shafiq R Khokhar accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • HealthFirst NY
    • Healthfirst NY HMO ABCD
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
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Locations & Directions

Universal Medical Care Pc, 9217 101st Ave, Ozone Park, NY
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