Dr. Ijaz Shafi, MD



Ophthalmology     -  Connecticut,  New Britain

 Overview

Dr. Ijaz Shafi, MD works in New Britain, Connecticut is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated King Edward Medical University in 1961. Dr. Shafi is affiliated with The Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain and practicing for 56 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Beta Thalassemia Intermedia
  • Blepharitis
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
  • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Feeding Assessment
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Kidney Cryosurgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Radiation-Related Neoplasm
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Tomosynthesis-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Contact Lens
  • Contact Lens Services
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyelid Reconstruction Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Excision
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Routine General Exams
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 56

 State License

  • Connecticut

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


King Edward Medical University

LAHORE, Pakistan
Graduated: 1961

Fellowship Hospital


University Conn Health Center


Year completed: 1972

Internship Hospital


South Baltimore General Hospital

Baltimore, MD, USA

Year completed: 1964

 Awards

1   Connecticut SMS
2   RSM
3   AO
4   Conn SMS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 1992943609

1 Grove Street 2nd floor
Connecticut (CT)
New Britain,
6053

  (860) 224-7159


Other Office Locations

 Ijaz Shafi MD

505 Willard Avenue
Connecticut (CT)
New Britain,
6111

  (860) 667-3110

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



1992943609, 1 Grove Street 2nd floor, New Britain, Connecticut (CT), 6053



1 Grove Street 2nd floor, New Britain, Connecticut, 6053


 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Federal Employee Program
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Freedom Plan
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid Assignment
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Oxford Liberty
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • TriCare for Life
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellCare PPO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


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The Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain

100 Grand Street Connecticut CT, New Britain, 6050

The Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain is a hospital located in New Britain, CT. This hospital reports jointly with The Hospital of Central Connecticut at Bradley Memorial. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated s...




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