Dr. Shahzad Raza, MD

Dr. Shahzad Raza, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Shahzad Raza, MD is a hematology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from University of Karachi / Dow Medical College in 2003 and specializes in hematology, medical oncology, and more.Read his story

161 Fort Washington Ave # Garden

New York, NY 10032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 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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Top Care Areas

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Multiple Myeloma
very high
more than 98% of peers
Bone Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 80% of peers

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Dr. Raza's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Raza "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."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Raza "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

3  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*

52  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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.


  • 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

Dr. Raza has no media or publications listed.

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
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. Raza's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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