Dr. Tarek Hegazi, MD

Family MedicineMaleAge 67

Family Medicine

Dr. Tarek Hegazi, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine in 1978. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Brooklyn Hospital Center Downtown and NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Tarek Hegazi, MD

Ocean Parkway Family Practice

514 Avenue M Ste 1F Brooklyn, NY 11230
Accepting new patients

Accepting new patients

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Dr Hagazi is a wonderful doctor. He will always listen to you and then suggest what you should do. Never pressures you. He is very concerned about your health. I would surely recommend him. Also his office staff is the best Very understanding and kind
Susan Johnson – Apr 19, 2022
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Dr. Hegazi is an excellent doctor and person. He is patient, very knowledgeable, and explains everything in detail. He takes his time with his patients and is very thorough with everything.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Monica F – Dec 23, 2021
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gave me a perscription of baycol for my heart condition. I called him and he told if you don't want to take it then don't and he hung up. He did not offer another medication. A few days later his p artner Dr Simons called me and said "Don't take the Bayco;l they found it causes heart attacks.
Mar 21, 2021
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I have been a patient of Dr Hegazi for over 25 years. I have moved away from Brooklyn but I have not changed to another PCP because I do not think I am going to find a doctor who is so patient and explain in details about whatever your problem might be. He will always suggest the best alternative. The staff is amazing! Natalie and Sandy have been there for a very long time and it is always a pleasure talking to them. There is a long wait sometimes but that is because Dr Hegazi have a lot of patients and he spends time listening to explaining to them. One of the things I like about him is the way he would get to the bottom of things he will not take things for granted.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
Heather J. P. – Sep 07, 2019
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Everyone helpful and friendly. Love the PA! Sensative to my health needs. Dr. returns my calls gir emergencies even after office is closed. A godsend.
1 person found this helpful
Mar 22, 2019
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Over an hour and a half wait just for a throat culture
1 person found this helpful
Brooklyn – Mar 06, 2018
When a patient calls for an urgent appointment he...Read More
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NOT AT ALL! Called for a prescription due to current medication not being helpful and have yet to hear from this doctor. I find this deplorable as his office initially called in the antibiotic.
What went well
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What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
1 person found this helpful
Brooklyn – Sep 07, 2017
I make sure that my office returns all the calls...Read More
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I've been a patient of Dr. Hegazi for a number of years. I referred him to all my family and friends, they've all made him their PCP. He takes the time to listen to you, consult with you and offer you the best treatment possible. The staff are immaculate, in all the years , I've never once heard them speak rudely to a patient or anyone who comes in the office. They're very professional and courteous both in person and over the phone. The office is always clean and comfy. I love Dr H & his Staff!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
Ann Tamby in Brooklyn, NY – Aug 07, 2017
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Fast, friendly, experienced doctor and staff.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
Janet in Brooklyn, NY – Dec 27, 2016
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Care Philosophy

Our goal is to provide primary care at it's best. We look at our patients, listen to them , and manage their complaints according to the best studied guidelines...Read more


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications


Luth Genl Hosp
Residency Hospital
Luth Genl Hospital
Residency Hospital
N Genl Hosp
Residency Hospital
North General Hospital
Internship Hospital
Alexandria Med Sch
Internship Hospital
Alexandria Med School
Internship Hospital
University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
Alexandria University Hospital
Undergraduate School
Alexandria U Hosp
Undergraduate School


  • English
  • Arabic
  • French Creole
  • Spanish


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What are Dr. Tarek Hegazi, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hegazi frequently treats Diabetes Type 1, Asthma, and Acute Pharyngitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hegazi treats.

Where is Dr. Tarek Hegazi, MD's office located?

Dr. Hegazi's office is located at 514 Avenue M Ste 1F, Brooklyn, NY 11230. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Hegazi speaks Spanish, French Creole, and Arabic. View profile to see all.

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Dr. Hegazi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acidosis
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Administrative Physical
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Dehydration
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Skin
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Food Poisoning
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hidradenitis
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hives
  • Hydrocele
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Intertrigo
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Laryngitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • McMurray's Test
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Monoarthropathy
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Proteinuria
  • Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Ringworm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Screenings
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stye
  • Swine Flu
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Arthropathy
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Arthropathy
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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(718) 339-5749

Dr. Hegazi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Personal Choice PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst HMO
HealthFirst PPO
HIP Health Plan of New York
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MetroPlus Health Plan
MultiPlan PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Oscar Insurance Corporation
United Healthcare


Ocean Parkway Family Practice

Ocean Parkway Family Practice514 Avenue M Ste 1F Brooklyn, NY 11230

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Hegazi is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Brooklyn Hospital Center Downtown

Brooklyn, NY

56% Patients that would definitely recommend, 14% lower than the national average

10 Awards Received

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

Brooklyn, NY

70% Patients that would definitely recommend, Equal to the national average

18 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Flushing, NY

71% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% higher than the national average

26 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)