Dr. Sajid Zafar, MD

Dr. Sajid Zafar, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Sajid Zafar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Chesterfield, MO and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Dow International Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1990 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

222 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 750N

Chesterfield, MO 63017

Contact Information

(314) 205-6600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Zafar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Zafar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zafar "My specialty is my patients."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

80  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Manometry
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sigmoidoscopy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Dow International Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University of Karachi / Dow Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • St Louis University Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • St Louis University Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • St Louis University Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Mo
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zafar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zafar's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zafar to family and friends
20 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Zafar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Even if a patient has had a previous colonoscopy, ten years ago, Dr Zafer should make a point of communicating the procedure. He did not and even called me by someone else’s name just before my surgery. Thankfully the nurse verified my wrist band .That could have been a disaster if that person...more
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Terrible office staff. Doesn't take time with you. I have Crohns and made the decision to leave. My poor 77yr old mother had severe guy issues and he hasn't helped in any way. We can't even get her records forwarded to new G.I. I would definitely NOT recommend this Dr
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My daughter who was admitted to St. Lukes was visited by Dr. Zafar with my other daughter present in the room and Dr. Zafir was blatantly rude and hostile towards my daughter. First time he ever laid eyes on her and he came into her room and asked in a rather demeaning patronizing tone of voice,...more
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Dr. Zafar correctly identified cancer during a routine colonoscopy at 50 years old. I had no family history or symptoms. Dr. Zafar explained his findings and put me in touch with a well regarded colorectal surgeon who removed the cancer one week later. Dr. Zafar is kind, friendly, humble, and...more
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I just had two procedures done and I am very pleased with Dr Zafar. I have been a patient since 2003.
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