Dr. Mohammed Zafar, MD

Neurology •  Male • Age 62
  
Dr. Zafar
Telehealth services available

Kalamazoo Nerve Center, PLLC

2750 Old Centre Rd Portage, MI 49024

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(269) 323-0955

Dr. Mohammed Zafar, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Portage, MI and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Zafar has more experience with Headache than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Ascension Borgess Hospital and Ascension Borgess-Pipp Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Zafar to book an appointment.


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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Zafar

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Zafar treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Zafar treats other conditions, please contact the office at (269) 323-0955.

Headache

Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zafar treats Migraine more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Zafar treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zafar treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Zafar treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Tension Headache
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zafar treats Tension Headache more than 58% of their peers

Dr. Zafar treats this condition more than 58% of their peers

Check Dr. Zafar's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Zafar's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Stroke Therapy With Tissue Plasminogen Activator
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Balance Disorders
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dropfoot
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Facial Palsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Impaired Cognition
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myoclonus
  • Myopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pinched Nerve in Neck
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torsion Dystonia
  • Torticollis
  • Torticollis, Familial
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide
  • Transient Burning
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 1
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 2
  • Tremor, Hereditary Essential - Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Dr. Zafar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zafar

2.8

Based on 5 ratings

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Dr Zafar spent unlimited time explaining to me all of the MRIs and CT scans I had had. He also suggested new ways of thinking about my issues which led me to find a solution. He is kind, expert, and available. I cannot recommend him highly enough.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Committed to providing exceptional level of care

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neuroradiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology
  • Neurology

Education

1992
University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
1991
University Of Missouri Hospital And Clinics
Residency Hospital
1988
University Of Missouri Hospital And Clinics
Internship Hospital
1987
Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Tamil
  • Urdu

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Hobart Prize, 1980
  • Committent to Educational Excellence Award, May 1993

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Locations

Kalamazoo Nerve Center, PLLC

Kalamazoo Nerve Center, PLLC2750 Old Centre Rd Portage, MI 49024
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Ascension Borgess Hospital

Kalamazoo, MI

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Ascension Borgess-Pipp Hospital

Plainwell, MI
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Warren Campus

Warren, MI

59% Patient experience rating, 10% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe

Grosse Pointe, MI

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Bronson Methodist Hospital

Kalamazoo, MI

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
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