Dr. Naveed Zafar, MD

Dr. Naveed Zafar, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
40 y/o
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Dr. Naveed Zafar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX. He specializes in general surgery.

Surgical Associates of Greater Houston

1140 Westmont Dr Ste 200

Houston, TX 77015
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Appendicitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Zafar does not have any board certifications listed.

58  Conditions Treated

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52  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Zafar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Zafar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zafar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zafar

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Naveed Zafar, MD
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Very competent surgeon. Super nice guy with great bedside manner. Kept me well informed throughout the whole surgery process. Spent all the time required to assure that all of my questions and concerns were answered or addressed. Would highly recommend Dr Zafar.
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Randy L. – Jun 05, 2018
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My first visit was an eye opener. No one took my blood pressure or weighed me or even ask who my primary physician is. No questions about medications I take for hypertension. My dentist shows more concern for my health, always checks my blood pressure before I get my teeth cleaned. Dr just...Read More
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Baytown TX – Feb 06, 2018
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Very nice. He knows what he is doing. Also he cares about he's patients.
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Karina Padierna in Houston, TX – Jul 07, 2016
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Very nice person as well as competent surgeon. Great bedside manner.
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LarryU in Baytown, TX – May 17, 2016
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Wonderful.
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Apr 15, 2016
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