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Dr. Ashar Afzal MD, Pain Management Specialist

Dr. Ashar Afzal MD

Pain Management Specialist | Interventional Pain Medicine

(34)
1825 Logan Ave Waterloo IA, 50703
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4/5

About

Dr. Ashar Afzal practices Pain Medicine in Waterloo, IA. Pain medicine is concerned with the prevention of pain, and the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients experiencing pain. Pain medicine physicians use a broad-based approach to treat all pain disorders, ranging from pain as a symptom of disease to pain as the primary disease. Dr. Afzal serves as a consultant to other physicians but is often the principal treating physician, providing care at various levels; such as treating the patient directly, prescribing medication, prescribing rehabilitative services, performing pain relieving procedures, counseling patients and families, directing a multidisciplinary team, coordinating care with other healthcare providers, and providing consultative services.

Education and Training

Lytton Med Coll Mymensingh 1992

Allama Iqbal Med Coll- Univ Of Punjab- Lahore- Pakistan 1994

Allama Iqbal Medical College 1993

Board Certification

AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of AnesthesiologyABA- Pain Medicine

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Residency

  • Univ Iowa Hosps & Clinics, Anesthesiology; Univ Iowa Hosps & Clinics, Pain Management  
  • University Iowa Hosps and Clinics  
  • University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics   

Dr. Ashar Afzal MD's Practice location

Practice At 1825 Logan Ave

1825 Logan Ave -
Waterloo, IA 50703
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New patients: 319-235-3886
Fax: 319-233-1630

Practice At 3254 Kimball Ave

3254 Kimball Ave -
Waterloo, IA 50702
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New patients: 319-235-7246
Fax: 319-235-3017

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Patient Experience with Dr. Afzal


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Dr. Ashar Afzal MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 34 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Pain Management Specialist 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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515 COLLEGE STREET CEDAR FALLS IA 50613

Head west on West Donald Street 1.1 mi
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3421 WEST NINTH STREET WATERLOO IA 50702

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1825 LOGAN AVENUE WATERLOO IA 50703

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515 COLLEGE STREET CEDAR FALLS IA 50613

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Take the ramp on the left onto US 63 1632 ft
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Continue straight onto West Washington Street (US 218) 1.3 mi
Continue straight onto Leo P Rooff Expressway (US 218) 4601 ft
Continue straight onto East 1st Street (US 218) 2835 ft
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Turn left onto Pearl Street 1017 ft
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3421 WEST NINTH STREET WATERLOO IA 50702

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1825 LOGAN AVENUE WATERLOO IA 50703

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