Dr. Shamsher Lakhian, MD

Dr. Shamsher Lakhian, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
(54)
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Dr. Shamsher Lakhian, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Plano, TX. She graduated from Guru Nanak Dev Med School and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1820 Preston Park Blvd Ste 1850

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(372) 867-4658

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers
Hypercalcemia
high
more than 87% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Lakhian'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.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

33  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Guru Nanak Dev Med School
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lakhian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lakhian's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lakhian to family and friends
54 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Lakhian's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Lakhian was a fine doctor and her office has some great diabetes educators. My experience with the office staff at Endocrine Associates has been terrible. I was not told that they no longer carry my insurance until two office visits later and was given a $500+ bill. Every person I talked to in...more
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I had a very bad experience with this dr. She has horrible bedside manners . I've been through several hardships ( losing both my parents and my only daughter to cancer ) making the move down here from South Texas was not easy either . She made my visit even more miserable . There are plenty of...more
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She guided me through hyper and hypo thyroidism, during 2 separate pregnancies, including twins. She's always willing to listen, and treats you as if she has all the time in the world.
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After radioactive iodine treatment Dr. Lakhian did not catch my thyroid when it was back within normal range I have now spent 2 years unsuccessfully trying to bring it back up to normal range and was discharged from her office without any notice at all. I was a cash patient forced to buy a $350...more
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Dr. Lakhian and her stuff are very friendly and helpful, they had always made me feel being taking care of. I trust them very much. The only negative thing I had sometimes experienced was the wait could be a bit long.
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