Dr. Anjum Iqbal, MD

Dr. Anjum Iqbal, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Anjum Iqbal, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Rawalpindi Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine.

1367 Washington Ave Ste 200

Albany, NY 12206

Contact Information

(518) 489-2666

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

64  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.

Education

  • Rawalpindi Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Iqbal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Iqbal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Iqbal

2.3

Based on 18 reviews

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1 Star
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I have had several injections both past in 2013 for my back and recently 2016/2017 in my neck with Dr. Iqbal. I agree with many of the other posters about dealing with the office staff. I have had some similar experiences with them, though they have gotten better. Anytime I have seen Dr. Iqbal for...Read More
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This guy did injections in my back in an unsupervised dimly lit exam room behind a curtain ! No medical equipment, no nurses present - Leaving me bruised for weeks and worse off than when I went in there. He shouldn't be allowed to practice medicine. Seems to have no compassion for his patients,...Read More
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Excellent at what he does, easy to get along with, explains everything very well. I recommend Dr. Iqbal highly.
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I was referred to Dr Iqbal by another Cap Reg doctor. After two consultations and an MRI, Dr Iqbal offered no definitive plan of action. He showed mw where my problem was but did not suggest any specific treatments that might work. When pressed for his specific recommendations, he kept telling me...Read More
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He's is great. He knows his stuff and explains it well. Wait times are crazy. I think they overbook but he does not rush his visit with you which could explain some of it. I would rather be prepared to wait and have him spend quality time with me.
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