Dr. Zafar Ahmed Shaheen MD Cardiologist

Dr. Zafar Shaheen is a cardiologist in Middlesex, New Jersey and is affiliated with Somerset Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Kasturba Medical College Manipal and has been in practice for 41 years. He is one of 29 doctors at Somerset Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Somerset Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1978

Catholic Medical Centers of Brooklyn and Queens
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978 - 1980

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1980 - 1982

Kasturba Medical College Manipal
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Prevalence of primary multidrug resistance to anti-tuberculosis drugs in Pakistan.
Javaid, A., Hasan, R., Zafar, A., Ghafoor, A., Pathan, A. J., Rab, A., Sadiq, A., Akram, C. M., Burki, I., Shah, K., Ansari, M., Rizvi, N., Khan, S. U., Awan, S. R., Syed, Z. A., Iqbal, Z. H., Shaheen, Z., ur Rehman, N.

Breath-holding time in normal subjects, snorers, and sleep apnea patients.
Taskar, V., Clayton, N., Atkins, M., Shaheen, Z., Stone, P., Woodcock, A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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