Dr. Syed Zaffer, MD

Dr. Syed Zaffer, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Syed Zaffer, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Temple Terrace, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Deccan College Of Medical Sciences, Ntr University Of Health Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

13020 N Telecom Pkwy

Temple Terrace, FL 33637

Contact Information

(813) 978-9700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • 30 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 83% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 71% of peers
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
normal
more than 67% of peers

Dr. Zaffer'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zaffer ""As a physiatrist, my passion is to improve the quality of life of my patients by offering them evidence - based treatment choices to better manage their pain and functional limitations" - Syed M. Zaffer"

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

33  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Mononeuropathies
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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12  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Elphinstone College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Deccan College Of Medical Sciences, Ntr University Of Health Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Comm Hospital Ind University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Indiana University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zaffer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zaffer's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zaffer to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Zaffer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I set up a new appointment and was asked to arrive a half an hour early to do paperwork. I got there at 10 am as requested. I was never told that I would be required any information from other doctors. But when I arrived they told me I needed information sent from my referral doctor. I waited...more
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