Dr. Syed Zaffer, MD

Dr. Syed Zaffer, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Syed Zaffer, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Temple Terrace, FL. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

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

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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

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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"
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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

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

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Epidural Injection
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Prolotherapy Injections
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wellness Examination
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

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

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

Dr. Zaffer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zaffer to family and friends
3.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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)
in Brooksville, FL |
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 for 2 hours and 15 minutes for my regular physician to send the requisite information -- they were apparently very busy and it was not clear what information was needed. Had I known before hand that it
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Zaffer accepts 39 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
    Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
    Health and Life PPO
    Platinum PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Pipefitters
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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