Dr. Shahzad Raza, MD

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Age 39
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Dr. Shahzad Raza, MD
Dr. Raza is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at Medicine at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University and at New York Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical Center in Manhattan. After obtaining his medical degree from Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, he received his internal Medicine training from Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan. In 2007, Dr. Raza moved to the United States and joined New York University School of Medicine and performed his research on "anti-angiogenic therapies" under the mentorship of Michael L. Gruber MD and Silvia Formenti MD. His published work on anti-angiogenic therapies was widely recognized and presented in multiple peer reviewed conferences including American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Raza did his medical residency and chief residency at Brookdale University Medical Center, New York and fellowship in Hematology & Oncology and chief fellowship in Hematology & Oncology at Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia. He also worked as visiting fellow in Stem cell transplant unit at the Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University at St. Louis. Dr. Raza has published over 60 research articles editorials, chapters in the field of medical oncology and hematology. His manuscripts have been widely cited in top recognized medical journals including New England Journal of Medicine. Dr. Raza is also an external reviewer for various medical journals. Due to his significant contribution to research and patient care, Dr. Raza was recognized as "Outstanding fellow" by the State of Missouri. He was also awarded as "First Michael Perry Fellow Award" by the University of Missouri. Recently, Dr. Raza was elected as Fellow of American College of Physician, a distinction earned from colleagues recognize accomplishments and achievements over and above the practice of medicine. Dr. Raza has joined Multiple Myeloma/Amyloidosis program at Columbia University and provide treatment for patients with plasma cell dyscrasia including MGUS, multiple myeloma, Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia, Amyloidosis, and POEM syndrome. Dr. Raza is currently conducting various clinical trials on multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis at Columbia University Medical Center. His main focus is to identify the novel treatments in the management of plasma cell neoplasm.

161 Fort Washington Ave # Garden

New York, NY 10032

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Dr. Shahzad Raza, MD

Dr. Shahzad Raza, MD

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Myeloma
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more than 98% of peers
Bone Cancer
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more than 98% of peers
Bone Disorders
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more than 80% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)

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

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Education

  • University Of Karachi / Dow Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of Missouri / Columbia Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Raza's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Raza to family and friends
3.5
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Raza's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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