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Abubakr Bajwa, MD, Pulmonology, Ponte Vedra, FL, St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside

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Pulmonology Ponte Vedra, FL

Critical Care Medicine, Interventional Pulmonology, Pleural Disease, Sleep Medicine

Consultant, St Vincent's Health Care

Overview of Dr. Bajwa

Dr. Abubakr Bajwa is a pulmonologist in Ponte Vedra, FL and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside, St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside, and St. Vincent's Medical Center Southside. He received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University and has been in practice 19 years. Dr. Bajwa accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at St. Vincent's Medical Center Southside and one of 20 doctors at St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside who specialize in Pulmonology.

Education & Training

  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and ScienceFellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 2005 - 2007
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and ScienceFellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 2003 - 2005
  • University of South Dakota School of Medicine
    University of South Dakota School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine, 2000 - 2003
  • King Edward Medical University
    King Edward Medical UniversityClass of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2005 - 2023
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2003 - 2005
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Critical Care Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Pulmonary Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Sleep Medicine
  • United Council for Neurologic SubspecialtiesNeuro Critical Care

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Marquis Who's Who in Medicine 2012-2013
  • Marquis Who's Who 2011-2013

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Approach to acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis  
    Bhatti M, Girdhar A, Usman A, Cury JD, Bajwa AA, Annals of Thoracic Medicine. 2013; 8 (2);71-77
  • Characteristics and outcomes of cocaine related spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhages.  
    Bajwa AA, Silliman S, Cury JD, Jones LM, Shujaat A, Usman F, Samuel V, ISRN Neurology
  • A rare cause of hypoxia in a patient with liver cirrhosis  
    Girdhar A, Bajwa AA, Cury JD, Usman F, Resp Med Case Reports. 2012;6:5-6
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Press Mentions

  • A 'Medical Hotspot:' Jacksonville Physicians Tout Innovative Techniques in Health Care
    A 'Medical Hotspot:' Jacksonville Physicians Tout Innovative Techniques in Health CareApril 30th, 2022

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna DPPO
    Aetna HMO
    AvMed Health Open Access
    BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
    BCBS Florida BlueSelect
    BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
    BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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