Dr. Syed S Azhar MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. Syed Azhar is a family medicine doctor in Galveston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mainland Medical Center and University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals. He received his medical degree from Osmania Medial College NTR UHS and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Azhar accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 18 doctors at Mainland Medical Center and one of 21 at University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals who specialize in Family Medicine. He also speaks multiple languages, including Hindi/Urdu.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: General Family Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Mainland Medical Center

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Residency, Family Practice, 1991 - 1993

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1990 - 1990

University of Texas at Houston
Internship, Transitional Year, 1990 - 1991

Osmania Medial College NTR UHS
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Acute red eye. Pingueculitis.
Azhar, S.S.

Giant cell arteritis: diagnosing and treating inflammatory disease in older adults.
Azhar, S.S., Tang, R.A., Dorotheo, E.U.

Photo quiz. A nonhealing ulcer of the hand.
Azhar, S.S.

See all 5 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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