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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


  • Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Shameem Ahmed, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

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 1/19/2021, 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

314 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

40 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

Dr. Amad was extremely personable and professional. He explained everything to me about my condition and further treatment. I am thrilled that I was referred to him. I truly feel that I am in good hands.

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

Dr Ahmed nurse and staff are always amazing

Reviewed on May 10, 2021

very pleased with Dr Ahmed and staff

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2021

the staff were great! Dr Ahmed is awesome. He gives such great care.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2021

Was nervous and Dr Ahmad really put me at ease. Felt really comfortable with him.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2021

Dr. Ahmed was very thorough and spent a lot of time with me in the office.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2021

courteous and professional staff. doctor always shows concern and is informative.

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

Dr. asked questions concerning my meds and the results I got from it, and he allowed my input and a understanding of my concerns

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2021

Dr. Ahmed is excellent!

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2021

Dr.Ahmed does an excellent job describing how your body works and what you should do to keep it working well.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

My nurse,anesthesiologists and doctor were all fantastic.I feel very fortunate to have had them.Everyone was amazing

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2021

Dr. Ahmed is an excellent physian, enjoyed my visit with him.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2021

great Doctor & very nice staff. A+

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2021

Dr Ahmed was very bright and detailed about my condition. Dr Ahmed was kind , humble and caring, I felt like he was a concerned member of my family. Dr Ahmed is my vision of what a Doctor should be

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021

I loved Dr. Ahmed

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2021

great experience, great staff, great Doctor

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2021

Dr. has great sense of humor which makes you feel at ease.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Dr. Ahmed was very courteous. He explained and even drew a diagram of my issues. Would and will recommend this medical staff to others.

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

Dr. Ahmed is a great listener and always has a game plan for your treatment.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2020

always a good experience going to Dr. Ahmed.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2020

Doctor Ahmed is great!!

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

Very smart and kind doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2020

Knowledgeable and professional, straight forward and well grounded. A good Doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Good experience with Dr. Ahmed!!

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Dr Ahmed has always treated good!! We have recommended our friends to Dr. Ahmed!!

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

*Dr. Ahmed is one of the nicest, most caring doctors I've ever come in contact with. He doesn't rush and explains treatment plans/conditions so I can understand.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

this was a great visitDr Ahmed is an amazing doctor I couldn't be more satisfied with my appointment

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

the dr is great .could not ask for a better Dr to take care of me

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

Dr. Ahmed went out of his way to make sure I understood my problem.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

I can not say enough good things about Dr Ahmed. He is a master at explaining things in a way that make them easy to understand. He listens to your concerns and addresses them individually with compassion. I leave his office with a very clear action plan.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Dr. Ahmed was one of the most caring, nice physicians I have ever had. I wish all Doctors were like him!

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

The staff has always been efficient and helpful.Dr.Ahmed has my highest respect,not only for his expertise in his field,but his candour about my health and my own part in my health.I trust him explicitly.

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Dr A. was THE BEST doctor I have experienced for any type of procedure! understanding, patience and experience...I KNEW I was in good hands and didn't worry about anything!

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Dr. Ahmed is absolutely amazing! Now a days for any doctor to actually view you as a person, have genuine concern for your well-being, kindly and patiently explain medical conditions, possible treatments and interest for your recovery is to be highly commended. When a doctor such as Dr. Ahmed treats you that well you can't help but be a good patient and follow his treatment plan and have faith and hope that medical conditions will improve!! Thank you Dr. Ahmed!

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Dr Ahmed clarified all the details and risks of the procedure

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

the best doctor i have ever had

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

Everyone was very nice. I liked Dr. Amed, never met him before but found him to be very kind and attentive!

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

best dr around

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

it was good to see the doctor and ask any questions. safe way to meet.

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

I really like Dr. Ahmed. he always answers my questions in terminology I can understand and repeats the answer in a different way if I am confused.

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