Dr. Karim K. Shakoor, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 51

1380 Milstead Ave NE Ste C
Conyers, GA 30012
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Dr. Shakoor:

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Dr. Shakoor's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Rockdale Medical Center
1412 Milstead Avenue North East
Conyers, GA 30012

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shakoor

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Colon and Digestive Health Specialists
Colon and Digestive Health Specialists
1380 Milstead Ave NE Ste C
Conyers, GA 30012
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    Dr. Shakoor's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Sigmoidoscopy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Acute Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Chronic Constipation
    • Chronic Diarrhea
    • Chronic Recurrent Abdominal Pain
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
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    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Helicobacter Pylori Gastrointestinal Tract Infection
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome Characterized by Constipation
    • Jaundice
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Liver Diseases & Disorders (incl. Hepatitis & Cirrhosis)
    • Malnutrition
    • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
    • Nausea
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Polyps
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rectal Bleeding
    • Rectal Diseases
    • Rectal-Colon Bleeding
    • Severe Constipation
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting
    • Vomiting Disorders
    • Weight Loss
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    Background Check for Dr. Shakoor

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Karachi / Sind Medical College
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    Cook County Hospital
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Cook County Hospital
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cook County Hospital
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shakoor & Staff

    • English
    • Gujarati
    • Hindi
    • Urdu
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    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Shakoor's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shakoor

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shakoor to family and friends

    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 12 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Shakoor
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Is Dr. Shakoor accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Kaiser Permanente
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    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    Colon and Digestive Health Specialists
    1380 Milstead Ave NE Ste C
    Conyers, GA 30012
    (770) 922-7000 (Office)
    (770) 922-8070 (Fax)
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