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

Summit Gastroenterology

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2001

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA
1993

Residency - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
1990

Medical Education - Osmania Medical College, University of Health Sciences
Hyderabad, India
1981

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

Medical Education - Osmania Med. College, India

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 2/1/2024, 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.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

238 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
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

26 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2024

Dr.Ahmed was very personable. He answered all my questions and was thorough in his expertise.

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2023

Overall experience from start to finish was outstanding. The Dr and staff were excellent and very personable. The made the experience less stressful and easy. I have already recommended cleveland clinic norton to friends and family

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2023

Dr Ahmed is the BEST!

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2023

We absolutely loved Dr. Ahmed, my wife Kim worked for a gastroenterologist group/Endo center and she even said Dr. Ahmed blew her old work away. Very nice and informative and explained everything in great detail.

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2023

Dr. Ahmed was my first choice to perform my colonoscopy and EGD. Although it's been many years since he did my first exams, I remember his efforts to educate me about my condition, especially his excellent explanation of Barrett's esophagus. He's obviously a dedicated healer, and I was pleased to find that he is still providing his excellent care to our community! I won't go to anyone else.

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2023

Dr Ahmed and his entire staff worked together professionally, with practiced ease. I felt safe and comfortable under their care.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2023

Dr was very informative and kind.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

Doctor and staff were wonderful.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2023

Entire staff S well as the doctor were very understanding and incredibly compassionate. My father was dying and they helped get my procedure done as quickly as possible to get to my fathers bedside. They were all so nice.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

Dr. Ahmed was amazing! I would recommend him to anyone.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2023

Dr. Ahmed and staff are awesome! I'm l'll highly recommend him to family and staff. Excellent doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2023

The doctor and those doing the procedure showed kindness and care.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023

Everything went well , doctor and nurse's made me aware of everything that was going to happen

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2023

Dr. Ahmed, though initially optimistic for me before the colonoscopy, was caring and informative afterwards and was prompt to help me get the next required appointments scheduled.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2023

Dr. Ahmed was absolutely the best. I loved him.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2023

Dr. Ahmed is a fantastic physician. It was a wonderful experience he is quite thorough.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

Everyone was nice from the front desk to all the nurses in the back. The Dr explain exactly what was going to happen risk involved which made me very comfortable. Was a little nervous about the whole process. Had a great experience and want to thank all for my great care while at the office.

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2023

Great experience! Everyone was great! Check in, nurses, doctor, nurse anesthetist

Reviewed on May 10, 2023

One of the best doctors ever! Dr. Ahmed

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Dr.Ahmed and Pamela were kind, efficient and explained everything.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Great Doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2023

It was a great experience overall. The entire staff including Dr. Ahmed made the less than pleasant colonoscopy experience much more pleasant. Everyone was very friendly, compassionate and welcoming. .

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2023

This visit was the first time I met the doctor that was going to do my procedure. He was very informative, answered all my questions, explained all that was going to happen.

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2023

Seemed to explain more than the prior care provider

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2023

The overall experience was amazing. The staff was great. They all showed care and support and made the visit easy and calm. The doctor was fantastic. I would (and have) recommended the doctor and facility.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2023

The doctor and the entire staff was awesome.

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