Dr. Hassan Shawa, MD

Dr. Hassan Shawa, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 35
Dr. Hassan Shawa, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Albany, NY. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

25 Hackett Blvd # MC141

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 262-5185

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diabetes Screening
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

86  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Hassan Shawa, MD
Very dismissive and not interested in listening to the patient’s subjective reports. What he dismissed, other doctors took very seriously.
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Feb 01, 2018
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Dr.Shawa explained in detail what my 14 year old daughter's situation was so that she could understand. He performed two biopsies on her and was gentle and highly professional. During both visits we were taken in within five minutes of arriving. The desk staff and nurses were terrific. We will...Read More
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HMarsh in Saratoga Springs, NY – May 05, 2017
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He was very rude and dismissive. I understand that I have a difficult medical history and that the topics are personal but he made it no easier to discuss and was downright insulting. Never, never, never would I recommend him.
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jane doe in Albany, NY – Mar 09, 2016
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