Dr. Shazia Zafar, MD

Dr. Shazia Zafar, MD

Hematology  |  
Female  |  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Shazia Zafar, MD is a hematology specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Rawalpindi Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore in 2000 and specializes in hematology, medical oncology, and more.

Southwest Florida Cancer Care

603 N Flamingo Rd Ste 260

Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
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Accepted insurance

  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vista Health Plan
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas


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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
more than 85% of peers
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Zafar'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zafar "Our practice is dedicated to provide superior quality personalized patient care and outstanding services to indviduals who are suffering from cancer and blood related diseases in professional manner."


  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Federal Government College, Wah Cantt, Pakistan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Rawalpindi Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Texas Tech Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Creighton University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient Choice Award, 2010
  • Patient Choice Award, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Zafar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zafar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zafar to family and friends
based on 15 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Zafar's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr.Zafar is very caring and has a kind spirit that shows compassion for her patients.
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Dr. Zafar is an outstanding physician with breath of knowledge. She cares about her patients and take time to answer each and every question. Her staff is wonderful and always willing to help. I will definitely recommend her.
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My name is Anliette .I am 34 years old and had terminal condition and I was preganat as well .I met dr zafar in the hospital and when everyone else was hopeless she told me she will take care of me and make me cancer free .it was 3 years ago and now I am cancer free and have my baby as well . Dr...more
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Best Doctor.I have Cancer and have seen my doctor multiple times and she has been great.My family loves her as well .She is Lovely and very Knowledgeable and all her Patients love her and all of her patients sit together in one big room to get chemo and all of them talk great about her highly...more
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I highly recommend My Doctor . She is THE best .I have seen other doctors as well and finally I decided To see her As She is Very Competent an Explain my condition very well and treat with copmassion .I am Spanish Speaking and Her Staff is All Spanish and They help With Translation always and...more
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