Dr. Saleha JAFAR, MD

Dr. Saleha JAFAR, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Saleha JAFAR, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Newburgh, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad,India in 1995 and specializes in internal medicine.

312 N Plank Rd

Newburgh, NY 12550

Contact Information

(845) 566-1656

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 9 More

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Dr. JAFAR's Experience

Dr. JAFAR's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

33  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breast Exam
  • Diet Counseling
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Immunization
  • Mammography Services
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Pre-Operative Evaluation
  • Spirometry
  • Travel Physical Examination
  • Travel Vaccination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad,India
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center,Upmc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Upmc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Board Certified In Internal Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2012
  • Board Certified In Obesity and Weight Loss Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. JAFAR has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Telugu
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. JAFAR's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. JAFAR to family and friends
19 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. JAFAR's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

This doctor is the last person who would "push medications on people" as the reviewer below has stated. I know from personal experience and from talking with other patients that she frequently makes an effort to try and encourage patients to reduce their medications that have potential side...more
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The comment below is very uncalled for. Drs are humans too and therefor have families who need them. She had a family emergency and had to go to India. And as for pushing medications? If anything she has helped me get off of medication. She has always been kind, takes her time, and listens. I would...more
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If you want a doctor that pushes medications onto people, doesn't truly listen to what the patient is saying, and that gets up and leaving to India for over a month without notice leaving all of her patients who are dependent on her care without concern then yeah Dr.Jafar is the one for you.
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I became a patient less than a year ago and was relieved to have found the perfect doctor from the very first visit. Dr. Jafar provides old-fashioned personal care with new-fashioned expertise, rare in today's medical environment. She is very intelligent, a very good doctor, and a very nice...more
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I came to have Dr. Jafar in charge of my care when another doctor had to end her practice. I did not know Dr J at all at the time, but have been thankful for her these last 2.5 years. She has seen me often following some surgeries and now cares for my husband as well. She has been very proactive...more
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