SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Dr. Shamim Najeebi has joined the medical team at Wingate at Springfield, a Wingate Healthcare skilled nursing and rehab center, as the community’s consultant pulmonologist. Dr. Najeebi specializes in critical care, pulmonary disease and sleep medicine.
“We’re excited to be one of the few skilled nursing centers in the area with a dedicated pulmonologist on our medical team,” said Springfield Administrator Darryl LeCours. “Dr. Najeebi brings a wealth of knowledge to our community, and we look forward to using his expertise to improve resident care.”
Dr. Najeebi is certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties and has physician privileges at Baystate Medical Center, Baystate Noble Hospital and Mercy Medical Center. He operates a private practice in Springfield.
Dr. Najeebi is a graduate of the University of Karachi’s Sindh Medical College and has been in practice for more than 20 years.
Located at 215 Bicentennial Hwy, Wingate at Springfield is a 120-bed skilled nursing community that has been meeting the short-term rehab, long-term care and respite needs of patients and their families for more than a decade.