Dr. Abdur Shakir, MD

Dr. Abdur Shakir, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Abdur Shakir, MD is an oncology specialist in Mattoon, IL and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in oncology, hematology, and more.

1000 Health Center Dr

Mattoon, IL 61938

Contact Information

(217) 258-2250

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Shakir's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shakir "Top Cancer Care in the region and now affiliated with the University Illinois at Chicago Hematology Oncology and Stem cell transplant center. Dr.Shakir prides himself on being a Non for Profit Oncologist and therefore decisions for patients are based on what's best for a patient. Dr.Shakir and his team prides themselves on being available in the area for his patients 24 hours 7 days a week."

3  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

109  Conditions Treated


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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Henry Ford Hlth System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Illinois at Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chief Hematology Oncology/Stem cell transplant Fellow, June 2009
  • Intern of the year, June 2002
  • Senior Resident of the Year, 2003
Media & Publications

Dr. Shakir has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shakir's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shakir to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shakir's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

If you are looking for an excellent Oncologist, your search could be over now. In the short time we have been under Dr. Shakir's care we have realized that this doctor is quite possibly the best in Central Illinois and beyond. His ability to provide excellent quality of care will amaze you, and...more
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Just like with pretty much the entire staff at Sarah bush Lincoln, dr shakir has been very good. He makes his rounds every morning checking in with every patient. He shows competency and honesty. I know with my Dx when was explaining it he was detailed, open, honest, and thankfully didn't try to...more
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