Dr. Saima Ansari is a Board Certified Physician who specializes in Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine. At Northeastern Pulmonary Associates, she works with fellow physicians and her staff who serve the residents of the Northeastern part of Connecticut and many neighboring communities.
After completing her internal medicine residency at the University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, she served as the chief medical resident at the University of Rochester, New York. After completing her residency, she went on to complete her fellowships in University of Rochester Medical Center in Pulmonary Medicine and also Critical Care Medicine. Subsequently she has done course and training in advanced bronchoscopy course at Lahey Clinic and Beacon Medical Center.
She is an accomplished Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine and she has in the past served as teaching responsibilities at Pulmonary Medicine Course at University of Rochester Medical Students and Critical Care Journal Club.
Dr. Ansari has many publications, presentations and research projects to her credit. She has presented at various conferences regarding lung diseases. She has been the recipient of honors and awards including serving as a chief medical resident, resident of the year, and recipient of resident poster award. She has had honors in ophthalmology as well as in surgery, pediatrics and obstetrics gynecology work shifts during her training. She is fluent in English, Urdu and Hindi languages. She is also a member of American College of Chest Physicians, American Thoracic Society, and American Medical Association.