Dr. Shabbir Safdar, MD

Dr. Shabbir Safdar, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 81
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Dr. Shabbir Safdar, MD is an oncology specialist in Centralia, IL and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Nishtar Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore in 1961 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

1052 M L King Dr Ste 2

Centralia, IL 62801

Contact Information

(618) 532-1891

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Safdar'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.

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

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

84  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Nishtar Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Highland Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Roswell Park Meml Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Wash University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1969

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Safdar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Safdar's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Safdar to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Safdar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He doesn’t listen. He talks over his patients. He went back to stl and forgot I was in the hospital
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