Department Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
Primary Location Summit Gastroenterology
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA

Fellowship - Bronx VA Medical Center
Bronx, NY USA

Residency - Case Western Reserve University
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - St. Luke's/St. Vincent Charity Hospital
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Osmania Medical College, University of Health Sciences
Hyderabad, India

Residency - Osmania Medical College, University of Health Sciences
Hyderabad, India

Medical Education - Osmania Med. College, India

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 11/23/2018, Dr. Ahmed has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

259 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

35 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

great doctor, he takes the time to explain things and answer questions

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

one of the best providers I have been to in a very long time. I have been to so many hospitals and doctors and tests and he definatley stands out on the crowd as being the best

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

The office had to reschedule my original appointment because the doctor was going to be a procedure, the appointment was for as while longer than I would have liked, but we "got er done" - still worked out in the end, so no big deal. He and his office staff are great!

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

Dr. Ahmed was very thorough about the procedure, more than the last one who did my colonoscopy. I chose him because he was so good with my mother. In fact, the staff there discovered she had a-fib.

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

Dr. Ahmed was great, took his time answering all my questions and reassured that we are on the right path for my condition.

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

doctor is the best

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2019

Aside from the procedure itself we love this practice. The front desk is wonderful and the nurses are A+. The doc is great too. See you in five years!

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

Dr. Amed is one of the best doctors that I have been to. His facility is exceptional clean with a wonderful staff. very pleased with his personal service. and bedside manners

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

the Dr explained everything that he was going to do!! no complaints

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

Dr.Ahmed takes plenty of time with me.

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

I was extremely pleased with the doctor and his staff, they explained everything about the procedure that I had done. The doctor and staff are wonderful.

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

I would recommend this doctor and staff to all my friends and family.

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2019

Excellent Experience. Dr was skilled and very engaged in patient interaction.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2019

I recommended Dr. Ahmet to my daughter.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2019

Dr Ahmed is wonderful !!!

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019

outstanding and knowledgeable physician

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019

I waited an hour for my appointment but Dr. Ahmed did not hurry me. I appreciated the time spent with me just as I am sure other patients appreciated the time he spent with them.

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2019

waited over an hour to see the doctor after being told to arrive fifteen minutes early

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2019

best doctor I have ever seen

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2019

Dr Ahmed has always been very respectful, kind, compassionate and professional.

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2019

Dr Ahmed is a very kind and caring physician.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2019

The doctor was VERY thorough very professional answered all of my inquiries.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2019

Dr. was great. I was given new hope into figuring out a problem that hasn't been solved by any doctors I have seen in 5+ years.

Reviewed on May 30, 2019

Dr. has a wonderful personality Felt that he was listening to me

Reviewed on May 30, 2019

Dr. Ahmed was very professional. Sharp dresser. Spoke English beautifully. would love to sing his praises.

Reviewed on May 29, 2019

The aids and specialists were friendly and set ma at ease. Dr. Ahmed explained the results understandably.

Reviewed on May 16, 2019

I really like my Dr. great bedside manner

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2019

Thought the Dr was excellent!!!

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2019

dr was excellent. put me at ease the moment he walked in

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2019

polite,courteous all over it went smooth.Dr. answered questions when asked.

Reviewed on Apr 9, 2019

I have a great amount of faith in Dr. Ahmed. he has been my doctor for several years and also treated my daughter when she was a minor.

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2019

Dr. Ahmed is always very nice and thourgh when I see him. And I have always highly recommended him to my friend's. He is very nice. Been seeing Dr. Ahmed for many many year's. If I didn't like him, I would not still be a patient.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2019

DR Ahmed is absolutely the best. So compassionate, so thorough and so knowledgeable. He is my favorite Dr. His bedside manner is just wonderful. I can't speak enough on his behalf. His staff is courteous and helpful. I can't imagine going anywhere else. DR Ahmed is the best ever. I'm so thankful he us my Dr.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2019

DR Ahmed is simply the best ever.

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2019

Doctor Ahmed was very good with me and I really enjoyed my visit.

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