Dr. Nasar Shahid, MD

Dr. Nasar Shahid, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Nasar Shahid, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Teaneck, NJ and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Nishtar Medical College in 1985 and specializes in pain medicine.

179 Cedar Ln Ste F

Teaneck, NJ 07666

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
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more than 81% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 48% of peers
Herniated Disc
normal
more than 38% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Spinal Injury Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

38  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Discography
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Block
  • Injection Therapy
  • Intradiscal Electrothermic Therapy (IDET)
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Nishtar Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Cabrina Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • New York Presbytarian Hosp/ Columbia Univ
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Portman Orth
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shahid has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shahid's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shahid to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Shahid's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Place is the Twilight Zone Different people all the time. Then you get someone who just worries about collecting co pays. Which I've NEVER have had to do in my plan with any Dr. Then when u go in Dr. didn't examine me. Talked about eating plant type food as a way of life to lose weight. This was...more
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Very good and Caring Doctor
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Please avoid if you value your life and your loved ones, my wife had a problem with her back yes and was fine with a low dosage very low of pain meds but this doctor said no and prescribed her not only Percocet but Fentonal and every time she went back he would up the dose ignoring my wife's plea...more
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Dr. Shahid is a Diplomat in Physiatry, teaches at Columbia University, has the latest equipment, and is caring. His tiny, windowless, crowded, waiting room is painful to sit in; the wait can be 45 minutes (sometimes 10).The add-on elevator is difficult to use--which means most people limp up the...more
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