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Dr. Arif Shahzad, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male

Dr. Shahzad

Dr. Arif Shahzad, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Brodheadsville, PA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Saba University / School Of Medicine in 2008 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(570) 420-6300

Dr. Shahzad accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Shahzad's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
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Dr. Shahzad treats Chronic Fatigue Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shahzad treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
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Dr. Shahzad treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Shahzad treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hands
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shahzad treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Shahzad treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Shahzad's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Joint Drainage
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

"Listen to the patient, he is telling you the diagnosis". - Sir William Osler 

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

2016
Ochsner
Fellowship Hospital
2013
Lsu
Residency Hospital
2009
Lsu
Internship Hospital
2008
Saba University / School Of Medicine
Medical School
2003
Rutgers University
Undergraduate School
2016
2013
2009
2008
2003

Awards

Dr. Shahzad's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shahzad

4.0

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
4%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
4%
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1 Star
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(5)

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Dr. Shahzad was patient, caring, and always makes you smile. He will be missed.
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He has been great. -J. Johnstone
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Dr. Shahzad is courteous, efficient, and approachable. -W. Martin
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Sweetheart! Friendly and nice. Answers questions and easy to understand. -D. Dibernard
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