Dr. Rafiul Sameer Islam, MD

Dr. Rafiul Sameer Islam, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Rafiul Sameer Islam, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Texas Technical University in 2007 and specializes in gastroenterology, internal medicine, and more.

3502 9th St Ste 360

Lubbock, TX 79415

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • 23 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Islam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Islam treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Islam treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Islam treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Islam treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Islam treats Stomach Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Islam treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Islam's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Assisted Deep Enteroscopy
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bravo pH Testing
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Manometry
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Impedance Testing
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Bowel Enteroscopy
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

The needs of the patient come first.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2014
Mayo Clinic Arizona
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
2008
Texas Technical University
2007
Texas Technical University
Medical School
2003
University Of Texas / Austin Campus
Undergraduate School
2014
2011
2008
2007
2003

Awards

Dr. Islam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Islam

4.9

Based on 145 reviews

5 Stars
95.17241379310344%
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4 Stars
1.3793103448275863%
(2)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
0.6896551724137931%
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1 Star
2.0689655172413794%
(3)

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Very polite, extremely professional. Thoroughly explained everything before and after procedure. Great staff that was very caring in treating me and responding to my family inquiries
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Very knowdgeable and reassuring. Kind and understanding.
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Nice people. Dr very nice
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Went to Dr.Islam for my first colonoscopy and it could not have been any easier! It was fast with no pain or discomfort Everyone was just as nice as they could be. I would highly recommend Dr. Rafiul Sameer Islam and his staff.
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Dr. Islaam is very professional and kind. You can instantly tell he truly cares about the health of his patients. Made me feel right at home after 1 visit. Thank you Dr. Islaam and staff!
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Quality care. Solid skills. Very thorough in procedure done.
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Dr. Islam was probably one of the best and most professional doctors I have ever had work with me. I would quickly recommend him to any one.
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Dr. Islam was absolutely wonderful and professional! He made sure to answer all of my questions in detail.
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I had a good experience. He and staff was very pleasant. I was impressed that he himself called a few days later to check up on me. Most Drs have their staff do it. I had no problems afterwards . I would recommend him to anyone.
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My first appointment was toda and I was very impressed. The doctor answered all questions and staff was awesome as well.
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Dr Islam and husband staff are friendly and professional. He and his staff will answer questions and explain every situation.
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He is truly a professional, his bedside manner is great, his staff is great, I really appreciated how he goes about his job when it came to my procedure just got to love hi!!!
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Wonderful bedside manners. Very nice. Great experience!
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Dr. Islam your and all the staff including were great, caring, and professional. I would like to say THANK YOU AND GOD BLESS ALL OF YOU FOR THE WORK YOU ALL DO.
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Dr. Islam and his team are wonderful medical professionals. They are very caring, very welcoming, very “human,” yet very professional. I highly recommend them all.
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All my experience with Dr Islam has been a great and professional experience. I will recommend Dr Islam to all my friends.
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Dr. Islam is the best gastrointestinal doctor I have ever had the privilege of dealing with. His personality is the best, he makes you feel like you are the only patient he has.
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Had a very good experience with Dr. Islam and his staff.
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Follows up, himself, very caring wonderful Doctor. Would recommend to anyone.
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