Dr. Ahmad Zakeri, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 54

4235 Secor Rd
Toledo, OH 43623
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Dr. Zakeri's Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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ProMedica Toledo Hospital
2142 N Cove Blvd
Toledo, OH 43606
ProMedica Flower Hospital
5200 Harroun Rd
Sylvania, OH 43560

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Toledo Clinic
Toledo Clinic
4235 Secor Rd
Toledo, OH 43623
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    Dr. Zakeri's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Brain Surgery
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Stereotaxis
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    • Aneurysm
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Cancer
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Ear Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Fracture
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thrombosis
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Vascular Disease
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    SUNY
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY
    Complete in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Zakeri & Staff

    • English
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    • Mercy Saint Charles Hospital

    • ProMedica Flower Hospital

    • ProMedica Toledo Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • 5 reviews

    4.3 out of 5

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    Arrogant doctor. He talked over me the whole time, would not listen, & argued with me on EVERY single thing I had to say and never explained my condition. I am at a loss of words to describe how awful he treated me. He needs to learn bedside manners & learn how to have empathy towards patients with chronic issues. He is a great surgeon (he assisted in one of my surgeries a couple years ago, but I hadn't met him because it was emergency). Anything outside of the OR, he is disrespectful and rude.

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    Confrontational, arrogant

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    5 out of 5
    - in Omaha, NE |

    EVERY THING WAS GREAT FROM THE FIRST VISIT THRU FOLLOW UP. A JOB WELL DONE. AWESOME.

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    5 out of 5
    - in Chicago, IL |

    Dr. Zakeri and his staff are very professional and courteous.

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    5 out of 5
    - in Toledo, Ohio |

    Dr. Zakeri made me feel like a new person. Surgery on June 16,2015, played golf October 20,2015. Fantastic. Thank you

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    Toledo Clinic
    4235 Secor Rd
    Toledo, OH 43623
    (419) 479-5590 (Office)
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