Dr. Nasir A Shamsi MD Pediatrician

Dr. Nasir Shamsi is a pediatrician in Hammond, Indiana. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Community Hospital and St. Catherine Hospital. He received his medical degree from CETEC University Santo Domingo and has been in practice for 20 years. He is one of 19 doctors at Community Hospital and one of 4 at St. Catherine Hospital who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Education & Medical Training

New York Methodist Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1991 - 1993

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Pediatrics, 1990 - 1991

CETEC University Santo Domingo
Class of 1982

Publications & Presentations

Cell cations and blood pressure in US whites, US blacks, and west African blacks.
Cooper, R. S., Aina, O., Chaco, L., Shamsi, N., Achilihu, A., Islam, N., Hsieh, S. C., Feinberg, H.

Increased membrane-bound calcium in platelets of hypertensive patients.
Cooper, R., Lipowski, J., Ford, E., Shamsi, N., Feinberg, H., Le Breton, G.

Red cell sodium and potassium in hypertension among blacks.
Cooper, R., Aina, O., Chaco, L., Achilihu, A. G., Shamsi, N., Ford, E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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