Meet the Doctor

Know Dr Zakia Hossain

Dr. Zakia Hossain, M.D, FACP,  is an attentive and caring internist based in Woodside, New York and Jamaica, New York. Dr. Hossain attended Dhaka Medical College and Hospital in Dhaka, Bangladesh, where she received her medical degree. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, New York, in 2006.

Dr. Hossain owns and operates her own practice and is affiliated with various medical facilities in New York, including Elmhurst Hospital Center, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, Kings County Hospital Center, Queens Hospital Center, and Flushing Hospital Medical Center.

Dr. Hossain is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP), a member of the American Medical Association (AMA), and a member of the Bangladesh Medical Association of North America.

During her consultations, Dr. Hossain fully explains patients’ conditions and assists them with their healthcare needs. She strives to provide her patients with the same level of personalized care and attention that she would expect for her own family.


Education and Training:

Fellowship             : American College of Physicians     2010
Residency               : Coney Island Hospital                    2006
Medical School      : Dhaka Medical College                  1988


Medical Doctor (MD)


American College of Physicians (ACP)
American Medical Association (AMA)
Bangladesh Medical Association (BMA)

Hospital Affiliation:

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
Elmhurst Hospital Center
Queens General Hospital
Flushing Hospital Medical Center
Kings County Hospital Center

Awards and Honors:

  • Research Awards: April 2006 Chicago - For Impact of Hepatitis C virus infection on incidence of Erythrocyte Auto-antibodies in patients with Human  Immunodeficiency virus infection
  • National Merit Scholarship during Medical and Premedical Education
  • Medical School Class Rank: Among First 10 Students


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