Dr. Shaukat Iftikhar, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 52

421 Chestnut St
Evansville, IN 47713
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Dr. Iftikhar:

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Dr. Iftikhar's Experience

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Dr. Iftikhar's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Iftikhar Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • See all 4 procedures

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Deaconess Gateway Hospital
4011 Gateway Blvd.
Newburgh, IN 47630
Deaconess Hospital
600 Mary Street
Evansville, IN 47710

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Iftikhar

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • No
Deaconess Clinic
Deaconess Clinic Downtown
421 Chestnut St
Evansville, IN 47713
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7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Dr. Iftikhar's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Liver Biopsy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Celiac Disease
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colitis
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Dilation
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
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    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis C
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Malnutrition
    • Mesenteric Panniculitis
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Iftikhar

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • 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

    Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences

    Internship Hospital

    Columbus Cabrini Mc

    Residency Hospital

    Columbus Cabrini Mc
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Iftikhar & Staff

    • English
    • Panjabi
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    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. Iftikhar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Iftikhar has admitting privileges:

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    • Deaconess Gateway Hospital

    • Deaconess Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Iftikhar

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iftikhar to family and friends

    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Iftikhar's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Iftikhar
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Iftikhar accepting new patients?

    • No.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    Deaconess Clinic
    Deaconess Clinic Downtown
    421 Chestnut St
    Evansville, IN 47713
    (812) 426-9545 (Office)
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