Dr. Muhammad Shahid, MD

Dr. Muhammad Shahid, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(8)
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Dr. Muhammad Shahid, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Amite, LA. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Read his story

309 Walnut St Ste F

Amite, LA 70422

Contact Information

(985) 747-0444

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 12 More

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Dr. Shahid's Experience

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Dr. Shahid's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Shahid's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shahid "Muhammad Shahid MD is trained in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. He board certified in Internal Medicine in 1997 and in geriatric Medicine in 1998."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shahid "We believe in compassionate care individualized for your needs.

We offer variety of preventive health services and pay focus on early detection and treatment of disease process."

4

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • General Medical Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
199

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Infection
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Glaucoma
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • High Cholesterol
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Incontinence
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Stones
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Medication Issues
  • Memory Disorders
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Oral Pharyngeal Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Weakness
  • Weight Loss
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Behavior Modification
  • Biopsy
  • Blood Pressure Management
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Breath Testing
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Education
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Insurance Physical Examination
  • Joint Injection
  • Lab Service
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Pre-Operative Evaluation
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • School Physicals
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Smoking Cessation Treatment
  • Spirometry
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Suture Removal
  • Suture Uncomplicated Lacerations
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Wellness Examination
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Wound Care and Management

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Background Check

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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

  • University Of Karachi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Karachi / Sind Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • State University Of New York At Buffalo
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • State University Of New York At Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shahid has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shahid's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shahid to family and friends
3.0
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Dr. Shahid's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Dr. Shahid accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Shahid has admitting privileges

Hood Memorial Hospital
301 Walnut St
Amite, LA 70422
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North Oaks Medical Center
15790 Paul Vega MD Dr
Hammond, LA 70403
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