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Dr. Yousuf Gaffar, MD

Hematology
4.8 (84)
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25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Yousuf Gaffar, MD

Dr. Yousuf Gaffar, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Columbia, MD. They specialize in Hematology, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in Medical Oncology. They graduated from Saba University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Carroll Hospital Center and University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.

Dr. Gaffar works at Maryland Oncology - Columbia in Columbia, MD. They frequently treat conditions like Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Anemia and Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Gaffar's Office Locations

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    Maryland Oncology - Columbia
    10710 Charter Dr Ste G020, Columbia, MD 21044 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (410) 964-2212

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  • Carroll Hospital Center
  • University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center

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    Jan 22, 2023
    He is very proficient with not only with the way he put me at ease, the follow through with his deep and pointed questioning, prior to his physical examination.
    — Jan 22, 2023
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    About Dr. Yousuf Gaffar, MD

    Specialties
    • Hematology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1891798914
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • UMDNJ RWJ Family Med
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Saba University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Medical Oncology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Gaffar has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Gaffar has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Gaffar works at Maryland Oncology - Columbia in Columbia, MD. View the full address on Dr. Gaffar’s profile.

    Dr. Gaffar has seen patients for Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Anemia and Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Gaffar on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    84 patients have reviewed Dr. Gaffar. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Gaffar.

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