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Sadat Anwar Shamim, MD
Neurology, Epilepsy, Clinical Neurophysiology
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About
Dr. Shamim has been the medical director of the inpatient neurology service at BUMC since 2009 which has been recognized by US News and World Report. As part of his many inpatient roles he coordinates clinical aspects of the neurophysiology department which is accredited by ABRET. He is an assistant clinical professor at Texas A&M University and is well published. Dr. Shamim has interests in epilepsy, stroke, and memory disorders. He sees most general neurological conditions in his outpatient clinic.

Ages SeenChildren (3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics

LanguagesEnglish, Hindi
Insurance Accepted
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice.Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Aetna
Elect Choice/Open Access EPO | HMO/QPOS/US Access/HMO Open Access HMO | Managed Choice/Open Access POS | Open Choice PPO
Beech Street of Texas
Beech Street of Texas PPO PPO
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Blue Advantage (Gold, Silver, Bronze) HMO | Blue Choice Plus POS | Blue Choice PPO PPO | Federal Select PPO | HMO Blue Essentials HMO | Medicare Advantage Oncor/Energy Future Holdings Retirees PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc.
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc. PPO PPO | Open Access Plus PPO
Great-West Healthcare (formerly One Health Plan)
Great West PPO PPO | Open Access PPO-Open Access PPO-OA
HealthSCOPE
HealthSmart Preferred Care (incl NTHN)
HealthSmart PPO PPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO EPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO GEPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network
ChoiceCare Concentric Network SmartNet PPO | Humana Medicare Advantage PPO/HMO | Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO PPO
Imagine Health
SmartCare EPN PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare
Oscar Health Insurance Company of Texas
Oscar Health Ins Co of Texas EPO
Private Health Care System
Private Health Care System PPO PPO
Scott & White Health Plan
2018 Baylor Scott & White Employee Network | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA | BSW Preferred HMO Network | BSW Preferred PPO Network | Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | EPO Network - Group | EPO Network - Individual/Family | HMO Network - Group | HMO Network - Individual/Family | McLane Group Network | PHCS/ARGUS - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | PPO Choice Network | PPO Network - Group | SeniorCare Advantage HMO | SeniorCare Advantage PPO | Texas Statewide PPO | TRS - Active Care Participants Network | Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
United HealthCare
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies(collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Oct 22, 2018, Sadat Anwar Shamim, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Background
Education
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Hospital: OH
  • Residency: Neurology, Georgetown Univ Med Center, Washington,DC
  • Fellowship: Neurophysiology, National Institute of Health: Bethesda, MD
  • Medical School: Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
Certifications
  • Clinical Neurophysiology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Epilepsy - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor University Medical Center
Reviews(48)
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Oct 17, 2018
He did an excellent job of explaining every thing to me in terms I could understand.
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Oct 16, 2018
Dr. Shamim is not only a knowledgeable neurologist, but he is also compassionate and empathetic at the same time.
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Sep 28, 2018
Dr. Shamim is very attentive to my needs. Is aware of when things have changed about me
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Sep 28, 2018
Dr. Shamim takes the time to understand your concerns and explain the results and medical information completely to you. An excellent physician who cares for his patients.
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Sep 25, 2018
Dr. Shamim does not miss a single detail. He is a great communicator.
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Sep 19, 2018
Gave very detailed information about my condition & listened to any concerns.
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Sep 17, 2018
was a great experience
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Sep 5, 2018
Dr. Shamim always listens. He answers all questions. Works with me on future plans including tests and medications.
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Sep 5, 2018
Dr. Shamim was very helpful. He gave me clear and easy explanations about my condition.
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Sep 4, 2018
I value Dr. Shamim and all he has done for me. The only concern is the 40 minute wait time I had to endure before even being seen by the nurse.
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Aug 20, 2018
Dr. Shamim is very professional and very kind. He explains your problem completely. I would recommend his service to anyone who is in need.
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Aug 20, 2018
This provider took the time to check all my labs, even the ones that weren\'t related to this visit. He made changes where he saw problems. I\'m very happy with all his efforts. Thank you.
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Aug 20, 2018
I got the appointment time wrong and the doctor was kind enough to accommodate. My son is autistic, also, so this meant the world to me. His demeanor was kind which decreased my son\'s anxiety. I would, without hesitation, recommend Dr. Shamim.
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Aug 17, 2018
I am very pleased with my treating physician.
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Aug 16, 2018
Dr. Shamim is very easy to talk to and made me feel very comfortable. Great bedside manner!
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Aug 15, 2018
He\'s a great provider. He\'s very knowledgeable.
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Aug 15, 2018
He is very competent, courteous, and pleasant. Except for a rather long wait in the exam room before he entered, the appointment went very well.
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Aug 13, 2018
very appreciative of Dr Shameen\'s time and attention.
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Aug 13, 2018
The doctor and staff were all courteous and kind. The doctor had the kindest and most sincere bedside manner, while also making me feel he was a very competent neurologist.
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Aug 13, 2018
Everyone was nice and attentive. Dr was very efficient and knowledgeable
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Aug 9, 2018
He seemed concerned and caring. I really liked that he was not big on prescribing lots of medicine. I wanted to get off of Lyrica; he was fine with that.
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Aug 9, 2018
I have been seeing this physician for Parkinson\'s for approximately nine months - he actually diagnosed the disease. He seems knowledgeable and interested in my care.
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Aug 8, 2018
He is a good listener and a great doctor.
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Aug 3, 2018
Dr Shamin always takes time with me and has treated me with the upmost respect. Great Doctor!
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Aug 3, 2018
Dr. Shamim is always very professional and listens to my questions and concerns. I appreciate that he shows me my MRI and points out the parts he is evaluating. As a pharmacist, he always asks for my opinion with my medication adjustments. He is my favorite provider that I see.
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Aug 3, 2018
Always helpful, friendly, knowledgeable. I\'m very blessed!
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Aug 1, 2018
Always great office staff. professional and friendly. Dr Shamin listens to your concerns and explains course of treatment and recommendations. Always feel we are on the same page with treatment when I leave.
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Jul 31, 2018
From the minute you enter the office to the time you leave, the treatment and care you receive from the staff and Dr. Shamim is outstanding. At no time do you feel rushed or that your questions/concerns are unimportant.
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Jul 23, 2018
very professional and courteious
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Jul 23, 2018
He was very nice and thoughtful and caring.
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Jul 20, 2018
dr. shamim was very attentive and listened to all of my concerns. he did a great job of explaining the issue and the treatment plan moving forward. he was very thorough in his assessment. highly recommend him!
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Jul 13, 2018
The doctor is knowledable and expresses himself clearly. He is very personable and kind.
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Jul 10, 2018
very knowledgeable and helpful. took time to help me understand.
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Jul 9, 2018
He is very good. always ask me questions, answers any question that I have.
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Jul 5, 2018
Dr. Shamim is always very attentive and listens to all my concerns. I trust him with all my health concerns. Dr. Shamim is a great physician and highly recommend him to my family and friends.
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Jul 5, 2018
He explains details carefully, he answers questions and shows concern about the patients care.
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Jun 29, 2018
DR. SHADAT SHAMIM TOOK TIE TO ADDRESS ALL OUR QUESTIONS AND CONCERNS. HE WAS HONEST AND DIRECT AND ADDRESSED THE CARE GOING FORWARD. A WONDERFUL DOCTOR AND I REALLY TRUSTED HIS CARE. THANK YOU
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Jun 22, 2018
The doctor and the staff members were friendly, professional, and helpful. Dr. Shamim took the time to answer all of my questions and fully explain his findings. I was very impressed with the care I received.
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Jun 21, 2018
very knowledgeable doctor and great service
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Jun 21, 2018
He listened to my concerns. Let me speak to him privately and later at my request to allow my daughter to provide input and sit in on his comments. I felt reassured that the diagnosis was correct since he explained them clearly so I could understnd them.
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Jun 21, 2018
He was very patient and kind. great with my elderly mother.
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Jun 20, 2018
They always ask lots of questions and spend time explaining my care.
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Jun 12, 2018
Dr Shamin was very professional saw me right away when he didn\'t have any openings he still made time for me.
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Jun 11, 2018
Very friendly. Took time to explain medical situation.
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Jun 1, 2018
The doctor was caring, patient, and very nice :-)
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Jun 1, 2018
Dr. Shamim\'s schedule was completely full. I was sent to Dr. Shamim as a walk in. His staff worked diligently to get me in. DR. Shamim was extremely patient and thorough when explaining my diagnosis and symptoms. Although my diagnosis was challenging to accept, I felt I was in competent hands.
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Jun 1, 2018
Dr. Shamim showed concern for my condition, and gave me good advice. i felt good after visiting with him.
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May 22, 2018
he wasn\'t in a hurry, and explained what was going on and what to expect.
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