Dr. Naveed Ahmed, MD

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Specializes in Adult Neurology • Male • Age 56

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Dr. Ahmed's Experience

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Dr. Ahmed's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Ahmed Performs

  • Acute Stroke Therapy With Tissue Plasminogen Activator
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
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Hospital Quality

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Pikeville Medical Center
911 Bypass Rd
Pikeville, KY 41501
Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center
625 James Trimble Blvd
Paintsville, KY 41240

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Appointments & Offices

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PIKEVILLE MEDICAL CENTER CLINIC 8, Pikeville, KY
PIKEVILLE MEDICAL CENTER CLINIC 8, Pikeville, KY
911 Bypass Rd
Pikeville, KY 41501
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    Dr. Ahmed's Experience

    Specialties

    • Adult Neurology
    • Headache Management
    • Vascular Neurology
    • Cerebrovascular Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
    • Spinal Injury Medicine
    • Vascular Neurology
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    • Acute Stroke Therapy With Tissue Plasminogen Activator
    • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
    • Botox® Injection
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
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    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Aneurysm
    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Back Pain
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Disorders
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Cluster Headache
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gait Abnormality
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    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Menstrual Migraine
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Parkinsonism
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sleep-Walking
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Tension Headache
    • Thoracic Spine Pain
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Ahmed

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    • 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

    Madras Medical College

    Internship Hospital

    Raritan Bay Med Ctr
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Complete in 1996

    Fellowship Hospital

    Harvard Med Sch Harvard U
    Complete in 1998
    Stony Brook-Gi Stony Brook Univ Hosp
    Complete in 1997

    Undergraduate Schools

    Mysore University / Mysore Medical College
    Graduated in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ahmed & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
    • Hindi
    • Kannada
    • Tamil
    • Urdu
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    Dr. Ahmed's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    • Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center

    • Pikeville Medical Center

    • McDowell ARH Hospital

    • Tug Valley ARH Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ahmed

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.3
    • 13 responses
    • 1 review

    3.3 out of 5

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    - in Clintwood, VA |

    I would not recommend Dr. Ahmed to anyone. While I was in his office he talked on his cell phone twice...without an "Excuse me or I'm sorry. He didn't seemed concerned with my seizures or the tumor. He just shrugged his shoulders and said, "You can keep an eye on it."

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    Office Locations

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    PIKEVILLE MEDICAL CENTER CLINIC 8, Pikeville, KY
    911 Bypass Rd
    Pikeville, KY 41501
    (606) 218-3500 (Office)
    (606) 218-4708 (Fax)
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