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Dr. Murtaza Shakir, MD

Surgical Oncology* Age 41
Dr. Murtaza Shakir, MD
5.0 (4 Ratings)

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Dr. Murtaza Shakir, MD is a Surgical Oncologist in Cypress, TX.
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Dr. Murtaza Shakir, MD

Surgical Oncology* Age 41
Cypress, TX
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Dr. Murtaza Shakir, MD is a Surgical Oncologist in Cypress, TX.

About

Dr. Murtaza Shakir, MD is a Surgical Oncologist in Cypress, TX. They graduated from Aga Khan University Hospital and completed a residency at University of New Mexico Hospital. They currently practice at Southwest Surgical Associates and are affiliated with Houston Methodist West Hospital, Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center. At present, Dr. Shakir received an average rating of 5.0/5 from patients and has been reviewed 4 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Shakir also speaks Spanish and Urdu. Dr. Shakir is board certified in Complex General Surgical Oncology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Insurance Accepted

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  • Superior Health Plan
  • National (BlueCard) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • HealthyBlue Advantage
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • United Healthcare

Locations

  1. 1 Cypress Office
    27700 Highway 290 Ste 330, Cypress, TX 77433
  2. 2 Advanced Cardiology
    410 W Grand Pkwy S Ste 4D, Katy, TX 77494
  3. 3 Sarva Skin Center PLLC
    23920 Katy Fwy Ste 410, Katy, TX 77494
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  4. 4 Office
    201 4th St Ste 2C, Alexandria, LA 71301
  5. 5 Zaz Health Solutions PLLC
    18400 Katy Fwy Ste 320, Houston, TX 77094
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    09:00 - 13:00

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May 14, 2019
One of the most compassionate doctor we've seen in a long long time. He took the time on 1st visit to explain options. Highly recommend!!!!
— May 14, 2019
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Languages Spoken
Spanish
Urdu
Languages Spoken
Specialties*
Surgical Oncology
General Surgery
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Aga Khan University Hospital
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology and General Surgery
Board Certifications
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Internship

Internship
  • Riverside-Methodist Hospital
    2012
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • University of New Mexico Hospital
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Murtaza Shakir, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Shakir's profile.

Dr. Murtaza Shakir, MD is affiliated with Houston Methodist West Hospital, Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. Murtaza Shakir, MD holds board certification in Complex General Surgical Oncology and General Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Houston Methodist West Hospital

    18500 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX

  • Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital

    23900 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX

  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center

    921 Gessner Rd, Houston, TX