Dr. Sadaf Waqar, DO

Dr. Sadaf Waqar, DO

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 41
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sadaf Waqar, DO is a dermatologist in Avon, CT and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Arizona College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of Midwestern University, Midwestern University in 2005 and specializes in dermatology.

120 Simsbury Rd Ste A

Avon, CT 06001

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Dermatitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 93% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Waqar "Dr. Waqar believes in patient centered compassionate care, focusing on specific individual needs, to address underlying medical problems. Her background in Public Health, Internal Medicine, combined with Dermatology, allows her to address complicated dermatologic issues in a very effective manner. She likes to educate patients regarding their medical conditions, and involves them in informed decision making in their own health care."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Calif State U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Arizona College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of Midwestern University, Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Columbia Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Columbia Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Columbia Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Drexel University School Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waqar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waqar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waqar to family and friends
3.9
based on 15 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Waqar's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Waqar is excellent. She is so very knowledgeable, patient, kind, and is on the cutting edge of dermatology. I am very impressed by her and her staff. She offers a wide variety of medical and aesthetic procedures. I don't know of any other doctor who actually listens closely to what you need...more
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I have watched Dr. Waqar's practice change and rapidly grow over the last few years since they first opened. It has been amazing to be a part of that experience as a patient and as member of the local community. She has consistently shown me compassion, kindness, and expertise at each visit. So...more
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I saw her a while ago; first app't. when I left, I realized I had no diagnosis nor a treatment plan!
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The most rude receptionist I ever encountered.
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As yet, Dr. Waqar is not a good diagnostician. She did a biopsy which was unnecessary and caused additional problems. In addition, although her answering machine indicates someone will return the phone call later in the day, this does not happen. It can take a week.
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We are dismayed that you experience at our Practice was not positive. We take pride in treating our patients with compassion, genuine care, and with open and honest communication. We want to learn from your experience so that we can continue to improve our standards of care. We would really appreciate if you call us and share your concerns with one of the practice administrators so that Dr. Waqar can address your concerns personally.

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