Dr. Zakia Hossain, MD

Dr. Zakia Hossain, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Zakia Hossain, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Jamaica, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Dhaka Medical College, University Of Dhaka in 1988 and specializes in internal medicine and family medicine.Read her story

17109 Mayfield Rd

Jamaica, NY 11432

Contact Information

(718) 298-5680

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. Hossain's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hossain "ZAKIA HOSSAIN is a caring and mindful internist serving the community of Queens, NY. Dr. Hossain attended the Dhaka medical college and hospital, where she received her medical degree, and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, NY 11235. Dr. Hossain is a part of Elmhurst hospital system. She sees patients for Internal Medicine consultations, as well as other common and specialized reasons. Dr. Hossain is deeply committed to the well-being of her patients. She takes a thorough and precise approach to her consultations to ensure that she is consistently giving accurate diagnoses."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hossain "ZAKIA HOSSAIN is a caring and mindful internist serving the community of Queens, NY. Dr. Hossain attended the Dhaka medical college and hospital, where she received her medical degree, and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, NY 11235.

Dr. Hossain is a part of Elmhurst hospital system. She sees patients for Internal Medicine consultations, as well as other common and specialized reasons.

 

Dr. Hossain is deeply committed to the well-being of her patients. She takes a thorough and precise approach to her consultations to ensure that she is consistently giving accurate diagnoses."

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

69  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Dhaka Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Dhaka Medical College, University Of Dhaka
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Dhaka Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Coney Island Hosp, Ny Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • American College Of Physicians
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hossain has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bengali
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hossain's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hossain to family and friends
40 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (21)

Dr. Hossain's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Hossain Says:
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ZAKIA HOSSAIN is a caring and mindful internist serving the community of Queens, NY. Dr. Hossain attended the Dhaka medical college and hospital, where she received her medical degree, and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, NY 11235.

Dr. Hossain is a part of Elmhurst hospital system. She sees patients for Internal Medicine consultations, as well as other common and specialized

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Patient Comments (20)

Dr. Zakia is an excellent physician who is knowledgeable, attentive, compassionate and caring towards her patients. I highly recommend her!
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I found this doctor very knowledgeable in her field. Doesn't overprescribe. Solved my problems and counseled with experience related advise. Honest. Bonds patients extremely well. I recommend this doctor to my friends.
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Dr Hossain was very personable. Her experience was very very helpful to me. She made me very comfortable. Dr. Hossain answered my questions and concerns and was very reassuring.MUKIT
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Dr. Sakia deserve zero stars. The average waiting time is from 1hour and 30 mins to 2 . This is disrespect to her patients. She only takes appointment after 7:30 pm by the time you get out (after two hours) the pharmacy are closed. It's ridiculous how they take appointments knowing that they are...more
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So far very poor over all service. I always feel rushed. The staff doesn't explain what they are doing, they only command. Dr. Zakia makes me feel uncomfortable. She cuts while speaking and jumps to conclusion. Very unprofessional. I've been to her atleast 5 times, now I am finally changing my PCP...more
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