Dr. Shanta Bajaj, MD

Dr. Shanta Bajaj, MD

Hematology  |  
Female  |  
Age 73
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shanta Bajaj, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in Forest Hills, NY. She is 73 years old and has been practicing for 45 years.

9610 Metropolitan Ave

Forest Hills, NY 11375

Contact Information

(718) 459-0400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Bajaj

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Purpura
normal
more than 56% of peers
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
normal
more than 54% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 52% of peers

Dr. Bajaj'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

2

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • 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*
72

Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • 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
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

More

Read More
1

Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy

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.

Education

  • Memorial Medical College, Lucknow University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Stamford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Bellevue Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Greenwich Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Bellevue Hospital Nyu School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • St Josephs Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bajaj has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Bajaj does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Bajaj and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Bajaj's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bajaj to family and friends
3.8
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Bajaj'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
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Have you seen Dr. Shanta Bajaj, MD?
Are you Dr. Bajaj?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Bajaj

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bajaj accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Medical Oncology
(11)
Medical Oncology
(11)
Hematology
(10)
Hematology & Oncology
(13)
Medical Oncology
(5)
Hematology
(14)