Dr. Jafar Jafar, MD

Dr. Jafar Jafar, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Jafar Jafar, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Shiraz University Of Medical Sciences in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

530 1st Ave Ste 7W

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

(212) 263-6312

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
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Jafar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
normal
more than 80% of peers
Meningiomas
normal
more than 76% of peers
Chiari's Deformity
normal
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Jafar'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

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20  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

  • Shiraz University Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Chicago Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • National Hospital Nervous Dis
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Chicago Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Chicago Hospital Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jafar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Persian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jafar's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jafar to family and friends
12 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Jafar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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