Dr. Muzaffar Piracha, MD

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Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism • Male • Age 55

4540 W Railroad St
Gulfport, MS 39501
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Dr. Piracha's Experience

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Dr. Piracha's Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Hospital Quality

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Singing River Hospital
2809 Denny Ave
Pascagoula, MS 39581
Hancock Medical Center
149 Drinkwater Rd
Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Memorial Phys Clin Endcrnlgy
Memorial Phys Clin Endcrnlgy
4540 W Railroad St
Gulfport, MS 39501
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    Dr. Piracha's Experience

    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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    Procedures Dr. Piracha Performs

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    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Acromegaly and Gigantism
    • Adrenal Incidentaloma
    • Adrenal Insufficiency
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Breast Diseases
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Diabetes Insipidus
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Goiter
    • Graves' Disease
    • Growth Hormone Deficiency
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Hyperaldosteronism
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypoglycemia
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    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypoparathyroidism
    • Hypopituitarism
    • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Kidney Disease
    • Klinefelter Syndrome
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Obesity
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Pituitary Gland Cancer
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Cyst
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Thyroiditis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Bahuddin Zakaria University / Nishtar Medical College
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    Westchester Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Sinai Grace Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Va Med Ctr/Chicago Med Sch
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Piracha & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Piracha's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Hancock Medical Center

    • Memorial Hospital at Gulfport

    • Singing River Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.6
    • 13 responses

    2.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Piracha to family and friends

    2.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Piracha's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3 out of 5

    12 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    13 responses

    Experience with Dr. Piracha

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.8 out of 5

    13 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Memorial Phys Clin Endcrnlgy
    4540 W Railroad St
    Gulfport, MS 39501
    (228) 867-6062 (Office)
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