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Ismat Shafiq, M.B.B.S.

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Administrative: (585) 276-4994

Office: (585) 275-2901

Fax: (585) 273-1288

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Professional Background

Dr. Shafiq received her medical education from Khyber Medical College, Pakistan. She completed Internal medicine residency training at Catholic Health System, University of Buffalo, NY. She then completed fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism here at the University of Rochester. In her current role as clinical director of the Multi-disciplinary Pituitary clinic, Dr. Shafiq's primary focus is Pituitary disease and bringing state of the art care to patients with pituitary disorders. Dr. Shafiq is also interested in thyroid disease, specifically, thyroid ultrasounds and ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration.



  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine


MBBS | Khyber Medical College, University of Peshawere

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2008 - 07/15/2010
Fellowship in Endocrinology at University of Rochester Medical Center

06/26/2006 - 06/29/2008
Residency in Internal Medicine at Sisters of Charity Hospital

06/13/2005 - 06/25/2006
Internship in Internal Medicine at Sisters of Charity Hospital

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2007 - 2008
Austin Flint House staff Award

2007 - 2008
Chief Resident


Journal Articles

Ahmad MH, Shafiq I. "Diabetic ketoacidosis following PEG-asparaginase therapy" Endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism case reports.. 2018 Oct 31; 2018:18-0064. Epub 2018 Oct 31.

Shafiq, Ismat; Saber, Suzan; Van der Sloot, Paul G.; Giampoli, Ellen J. "Thyroid Sarcoidosis Presenting as Hürthle-Cell Neoplasm: Case Report and Literature Review". Clinical Thyroidology. 2018; 30(1).

Geer EB, Shafiq I, Gordon MB, Bonert V, Ayala A, Swerdloff RS, Katznelson L, Lalazar Y, Manuylova E, Pulaski-Liebert KJ, Carmichael JD, Hannoush Z, Surampudi V, Broder MS, Cherepanov D, Eagan M, Lee J, Said Q, Neary MP, Biller BM. "BIOCHEMICAL CONTROL DURING LONG-TERM FOLLOW-UP OF 230 ADULT PATIENTS WITH CUSHING DISEASE: A MULTICENTER RETROSPECTIVE STUDY." Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.. 2017 Aug 0; 23(8):962-970. Epub 2017 Jun 14.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Transsphenoidal Surgery for Craniopharyngiomas. In Transsphenoidal Surgery
Book Title: Transsphenoidal Surgery: Complication Avoidance and Management Techniques
Author List: Kenneth Foxx, Stephen Sandwell, Howard Silberstein, G. Edward Vates, Matthew Miller, Ismat Shafiq, Ekaterina Manuylova, Laura Calvi
Published By: Springer 2017