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Dr. Vaseem U Chengazi Is this you?

About Dr. Vaseem U Chengazi

Dr. Vaseem U Chengazi, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rochester, NY. He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Nuclear Medicine, Radiology and Diagnostic Radiology. Dr. Chengazi is affiliated with Golisano Childrens Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vaseem U Chengazi is Excellent. Dr. Vaseem U Chengazi has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Vaseem U Chengazi is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Strong Memorial Hospital

601 Elmwood Ave
Rochester, NY 14642
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Specialties

Dr. Vaseem U Chengazi has the following 3 specialties

  • 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.

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • 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.

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Reviews

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Five Stars

As a 16 yr survivor if thyroid cancer I can say Dr Chengazi is my favorite doctor. Other doctors at the U of R Medical Center can learn how to run an efficient office from Dr Chengazi and his staff.

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Five Stars
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15 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars
Wait time
15 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    31 Years Experience

  • Albany Medical College

    Graduated in 1987

  • St Vincents Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Vaseem U Chengazi accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP HMO
    • MVP Preferred PPO
    • MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
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Locations & Directions

Strong Memorial Hospital, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY
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