Shaan M. Waqar, MD, FACAAI
Shaan Waqar

Shaan M. Waqar, MD, FACAAI

About Shaan Waqar, MD, FACAAI

Dr. Shaan Waqar is a highly qualified allergist who offers a full range of allergy care services in our Plainview location.  He has been practicing with ENT and Allergy Associates since 2018.  Dr. Waqar is a New York native who grew up on Long Island and completed the prestigious seven-year Physician-Scientist combined BS/MD program from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) and Albany Medical College.  After completing his residency in Internal Medicine at Northwell Health (North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center), he pursued a fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at Northwell Health in Great Neck, NY.

Dr. Waqar is board certified in Allergy and Immunology by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology and board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.  He has been promoted to Fellow of the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (FACAAI) and holds membership in the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Dr. Waqar has presented, and been published, in a number of prestigious journals and conferences, and has been honored numerous times.

Insurances Accepted Aetna, Aetna HMO, Aetna Medicare, Aetna Open Choice Access EPO, Aetna PPO, ArchCare (NY), BC/BS Empire HMO, BC/BS Empire NY, BC/BS HealthPlus (NY), BC/BS HealthPlus Gatekeeper (NY), Centivo, Cigna, Cigna HMO, PPO, POS, Cigna Medicare, Cigna Open Access Plus, Connecticare, Elderplan (NY), EmblemHealth GHI, Empire BCBS POS, EPO, Indemnity, Empire BCBS PPO, Empire Plan (UHC), Fidelis (NY), Fidelis Essential (NY), Fidelis Medicaid / CHP (NY), Fidelis Medicare (NY), Hamaspik (NY), HealthCare Partners IPA (NY), HealthFirst (NY), HealthSmart WTC, HIP (NY), HIP ID (NY), HIP Montefiore CMO (NY), HIP Montefiore CMO ID (NY), HIP Mt. Sinai IPA (NY), HIP Mt. Sinai IPA ID (NY), Humana Medicare (NY), Local 1199, Magnacare, Medicare, Multiplan/PHCS, Northwell Direct (NY), OSCAR (NY), Oxford Freedom, Partners Direct Health, Partners Health Plan (NY), Railroad Medicare, Railroad Medicare NJ, SELF / PATIENT PAY TIME OF SERVICE, Tricare, Tricare HMO, Tricare PPO, UHC Oxf Liberty, UnitedHealthcare, UnitedHealthcare Commercial (HMO,PPO,POS), UnitedHealthcare Medicare, US Family Health, Wellcare HMO/Medicare (NY), WTC Health For Heroes
Affiliations Plainview Hospital (Northwell)
Medical School
  • Albany Medical College
  • Internal Medicine, Northwell Long Island Jewish Health System
  • Allergy and Immunology, Northwell Long Island Jewish Health System