Shaffiq Essajee, MD

  • Specialty: Pediatric Infectious Disease
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-5940

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), osteomyelitis, bacterial resistance, bone and joint infections, gastrointestinal infections, hospital acquired infection, malaria, opportunistic infections, parasitic diseases, pneumonia, resistant infection, respiratory tract infection (RTI), sepsis, viral infection, Clostridium difficile infection, epstein barr virus (EBV), flu, fungal infection, hepatitis, herpes simplex virus infection, mycobacterium infection, Lyme disease, tuberculosis (TB)
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Credentials

Positions
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, New York University Medical Center, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 1999
  • Residency, University of California - San Francisco, Pediatrics, 1994
  • MD from Oxford University, 1990
Departments

Locations and Appointments

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  • Affinity
    • Affinity
    • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna
    • Cigna EPO/POS
    • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
    • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Child Health
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis
    • Fidelis Child Health
    • Fidelis Essential
    • Fidelis Exchange
    • Fidelis Family Health
    • Fidelis Medicaid
    • Fidelis Medicare
  • GHI
    • GHI CBP
  • HIP
    • HIP Access I
    • HIP Access II
    • HIP Child Health
    • HIP EPO/PPO
    • HIP Essential
    • HIP Family Health
    • HIP HMO
    • HIP Medicaid
    • HIP Medicare
    • HIP POS
  • HealthSmart
    • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
    • Healthfirst
    • Healthfirst Essential
  • Hotel Trades
    • Hotel Trades
  • Local 1199
    • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare
    • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
    • NY Medicaid
  • Medicare
    • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
    • MetroPlus Child Health
    • MetroPlus Essential
    • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
    • MetroPlus Family Health
    • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS
    • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • Oscar
    • Oscar
  • Oxford
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Medicare
  • PHP
    • PHP
  • Tricare
    • Tricare
  • UHC
    • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
    • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
    • UnitedHealthcare EPO
    • UnitedHealthcare HMO
    • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
    • UnitedHealthcare POS
    • UnitedHealthcare PPO
    • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • VNS
    • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • Village Caremax
    • Village Caremax
  • WellCare
    • WellCare Child Health
    • WellCare Family Health
    • WellCare Medicaid
    • WellCare Medicare
NYU Pediatric Infectious Diseases

550 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10016

Contact

Phone: 212-263-5940

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Publications

  • Integration of HIV in child survival platforms: a novel programmatic pathway towards the 90-90-90 targets

    Chamla, Dick D; Essajee, Shaffiq; Young, Mark; Kellerman, Scott; Lovich, Ronnie; Sugandhi, Nandita; Amzel, Anouk; Luo, Chewe Chamla, Dick D; Essajee, Shaffiq; Young, Mark; Kellerman, Scott; Lovich, Ronnie; Sugandhi, Nandita; Amzel, Anouk; Luo, Chewe
    Journal of the International AIDS Society. 2015 Dec 2. 18 (Suppl 6): 20250-20250

  • Pediatric treatment 2.0: ensuring a holistic response to caring for HIV-exposed and infected children

    Essajee, Shaffiq M; Arpadi, Stephen M; Dziuban, Eric J; Gonzalez-Montero, Raul; Heidari, Shirin; Jamieson, David G; Kellerman, Scott E; Koumans, Emilia; Ojoo, Atieno; Rivadeneira, Emilia; Spector, Stephen A; Walkowiak, Helena Essajee, Shaffiq M; Arpadi, Stephen M; Dziuban, Eric J; Gonzalez-Montero, Raul; Heidari, Shirin; Jamieson, David G; Kellerman, Scott E; Koumans, Emilia; Ojoo, Atieno; Rivadeneira, Emilia; Spector, Stephen A; Walkowiak, Helena
    AIDS. 2013 Nov . 27 Suppl 2: S215-S224

  • HIV testing for children in resource-limited settings: what are we waiting for?

    Kellerman, Scott; Essajee, Shaffiq Kellerman, Scott; Essajee, Shaffiq
    PLoS medicine. 2010 Jul 20. 7 (7): e1000285-e1000285

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