Dr. Waqar has out-patient and in-patient experience. He served as the Medical Director of Springbrook Hospital in Spring Hill, FL between 2013 and 2017 and currently serves as the Director for Springbrook Hospital's Partial Hospitalization Program.
Dr. Waqar has provided over twelve years of psychiatric service to the Tampa Bay area both in the in-patient and out-patient settings. He and his team are experienced, committed, and will make sure you are cared for with the best services.
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syed waqar hasan, m.d.
Syed Waqar Hasan, M.D. is a general adult psychiatrist with special interest in addiction and geriatric psychiatry who has been practicing in the Tampa Bay area since 2008. Dr. Waqar has been serving the area as an educator, speaker and medical professional and has been involved in private practice and community service. He volunteers and serves on the Board of Directors at the Crescent Community Clinic in Spring Hill, FL which provides free medical career to uninsured individuals. He also serves on the board for the Hernando County Mental Health Alliance and People Helping People.
Dr. Waqar is a graduate of the internationally recognized Dow Medical University in Pakistan and started his training in psychiatry at St. Fintans Psychiatric Hospital in Port Laoise, Ireland. He completed his residency at Kansas University Medical Center (KUMC) in 2006 where he was elected Chief Resident.
While at KUMC, Dr. Waqar was asked to work on a research paper with Dr. Penik on the recent advances in the treatment of alcoholism. After completing his residency, Dr. Waqar worked at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal, Missouri.