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Dr. Anwar Shafi MD, Sleep Medicine Specialist (Pediatric)

Dr. Anwar Shafi MD

Pulmonologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Pulmonology

301 N 8th St Suite Pav4a Springfield IL, 62701



Dr. Anwar Shafi practices Pediatric Pulmonology in Springfield, IL. Dr. Shafi treats children who have breathing problems, or a problem with his or her lungs. Pediatric pulmonologists often treat children with chronic cough, difficulty breathing, recurring pneumonia, asthma, cystic fibrosis, apnea, chronic lung disease in premature infants, noisy breathing, and conditions that require special equipment to monitor and/or help with breathing at home.

Education and Training

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Sind Medical College

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 24 years of experience


  • Asthma
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (copd)
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea (osa)


  • Mt Sinai Sch Of Med, Pediatric Pulmonology Lincoln Med Mntl Hlth Ctr, Pediatrics Finch U Hlth Sci/Chgo M Sch, Internal Medicine  
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center Program   

Dr. Anwar Shafi MD's Practice location

Practice At 301 N 8th St Suite Pav4a

301 N 8th St Suite Pav4a -
Springfield, IL 62701
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New patients: 217-545-0654, 217-545-8000
Fax: 217-545-5018, 217-785-4117

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Dr. Anwar Shafi MD has a rating of 3 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 5 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Pulmonologist (Pediatric) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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