M. Behzad Zafar, MD (MBBS)

Gastroenterology

Accepting New Patients

M. Behzad Zafar, MD (MBBS)

Clinical Interests

Screening for Colon Cancer & Colon Polyps (including Colonoscopy)

Heartburn / Acid Reflux & Peptic Ulcer Disease (including Upper Endoscopy)

Capsule Endoscopy of Small Intestines

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn’s Disease / Ulcerative Colitis)

Treatment of Viral Hepatitis (B or C)

Evaluation and Treatment of Hemorrhoids (including Band Ligation)

Evaluation of Anemia and Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis

Evaluation of Chronic Abdominal Pain and Nausea/Vomiting

Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Function Tests

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
Aetna Medicare Advantage
Aetna Open Access
Aetna PPO
Aetna QPOS
Beech Street PPO
Best Doctors International
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Traditional / Par Plan
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
DEVOTED HEALTH GREATER HOUSTON HMO
DEVOTED HEALTH GREATER HOUSTON PRIME HMO
Direct Care America PPO
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
HealthSmart
HealthSmart PPO
Humana
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Natl POS Open Access
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Kelsey Seybold Affiliate Network
MEDICARE ADVANTAGE: DEVOTED
MedAvant(Plan Vista) PPO
Medcorp Southwest PPO
Medicare
Medicare Railroad
Medicus International
MultiPlan PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
PHCS PPO
PHCS/ MultiPlan
PacifiCare PPO
PacificCare HMO
Provider Select PPO
TexanPlus Medicare Advantage
Texas Kids First Student Accident Plan
USA Managed Care PPO
United Healthcare
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Select / ERS

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Gastroenterology | American Board of Internal Medicine | 2013
MEDICAL SCHOOL
Aga Khan University Medical College-Karachi, Pakistan | 2003
RESIDENCY
Baylor College of Medicine - Internal Medicine - Houston | 2009
INTERNSHIP
Baylor College of Medicine - Internal Medicine - Houston | 2007
FELLOWSHIP
Baylor College of Medicine - Gastroenterology - Houston | 2013
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What insurance does Dr. M. Behzad Zafar accept?
    See the insurance that Dr. M. Behzad Zafar accepts here.
  • Where is Dr. M. Behzad Zafar located?
    Dr. M. Behzad Zafar sees patients at the following locations:
    • 1701 Sunset Blvd., Houston, TX 77005
  • What languages do Dr. M. Behzad Zafar and/or staff speak?
    Dr. M. Behzad Zafar and/or office staff speak English, Hindi and Urdu