Dr. Tasneem Shamim, MD

Ophthalmology •  Female • Age 62
  
Dr. Shamim
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Tasneen Shamim

1283 STATE ROUTE 27 Somerset, NJ 08873

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Dr. Tasneem Shamim, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Somerset, NJ and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Rutgers Medical School medical school in 1981. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shamim to book an appointment.


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My family has been going to Dr. T. Shamim for many years. She is a very good doctor who is always conscientious in attending to her patients. She is friendly and always has her patients' best interest in mind. We will continue to go to her as long as she is in practice. Also her staff is very nice and efficient. Nina, in particular, is always accommodating when I need contact lenses and orders them quickly. She always does her best to help whenever necessary. Also the assistants that take care of the patients prior to seeing Dr. Shamim are quite capable and efficient and friendly.
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Patricia Vogel – Jul 27, 2019
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Amazing doctor. Very knowledgeable and caring. Takes time necessary for each visit. Front desk and back techs extremely helpful
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JodiM in Somerset, NJ – Sep 07, 2018
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I have recommended Dr. Shamim to my family and friends for many years. She takes great care examining and diagnosing patients. If perhaps a test result is ambiguous she will repeat it or try another way. She is professional and also friendly. If she can help with perhaps providing a sample medicine she does so. I know she will not recommend treatment or surgery unless necessary. The technicians and all office staff are friendly and helpful.
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Dr. Tasneem Shamim, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Somerset, NJ and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Rutgers Medical School medical school in 1981. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shamim to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

1985
Eye Inst/United Hosp
Residency Hospital
1982
UMDNJ-Middlesex Hosp
Internship Hospital
1981
Rutgers Medical School
Medical School

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

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(732) 745-4844

Dr. Shamim accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Amerihealth PPO
Direct POS
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
HealthPartners
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
MedHealthInsurance
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shamim's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamim treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Shamim treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Allergic Conjunctivitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamim treats Allergic Conjunctivitis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Shamim treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Eye Infections
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamim treats Eye Infections more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Shamim treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Shamim's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Headache
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Tasneen Shamim

Tasneen Shamim1283 STATE ROUTE 27 Somerset, NJ 08873
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