Dr. Zulfaqqar Jaffar, MD

Dr. Zulfaqqar Jaffar, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Zulfaqqar Jaffar, MD is a hematology specialist in Live Oak, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Dow Medical School in 1991 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

12705 Toepperwein Rd

Live Oak, TX 78233

Contact Information

(210) 599-0922

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Baptist Health Services Group
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neutropenia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Jaffar'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. Jaffar "Oncology San Antonio is committed to a comprehensive and compassionate team approach in the diagnosis, treatment, and ongoing follow-up care of every cancer patient."

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Jaffar does not have any board certifications listed.

107  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Dow Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Civil Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • St Vincent'S Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Jaffar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Jaffar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jaffar's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jaffar to family and friends
21 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Jaffar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Thus doctor nor his nurse practitioner never even examined me!!! I saw this doctor for the first time for lymphoma (which causes enlarged lymph nodes!!) and there was NO physical exam. How can a physician tell what is abnormal for a specific patient if NO baseline exam is done. I can not trust this...more
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Toward the end of my treatment, saw Dr Jaffer maybe three times over 7 was, I got really ill. My efforts to see or talk to Dr Jaffer were for naught. Twice I called to talk to him and first time talked to another dr who said if you are that sick go to er next time Jaffer would not talk to me but...more
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