Dr. Sarim Ahmed, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 33

18444 N 25th Ave Ste 210
Phoenix, AZ 85023
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Dr. Ahmed:

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Dr. Ahmed's Experience

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Dr. Ahmed's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Ahmed Performs

  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
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Conditions Dr. Ahmed Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
5555 West Thunderbird Road
Glendale, AZ 85306
John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital
19829 North 27th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85027

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ahmed

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The CORE Institute
The CORE Institute
18444 N 25th Ave Ste 210
Phoenix, AZ 85023
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    Dr. Ahmed's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
    • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
    • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
    • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
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    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Finger Release
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    • Ankle Fracture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Femur Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
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    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
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    Background Check for Dr. Ahmed

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    SUNY UPSTATE MED UNIV
    Graduated in 2005

    Internship Hospital

    SUNY Upstate Medical University
    Complete in 2006

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Upstate Medical University
    Complete in 2010

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic
    Complete in 2011

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Buffalo
    Graduated in 2001
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ahmed & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ahmed's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Ahmed has admitting privileges:

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    • Banner Thunderbird Medical Center

    • Banner Estrella Medical Center

    • Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

    • John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ahmed

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahmed to family and friends

    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Ahmed's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 5 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ahmed
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Ahmed accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Arizona PHCS
    • Assurant Health
    • AZ Benefit Options
    • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
    • AZ Health Concepts
    • Bankers Life and Casualty
    • Banner Health
    • Bashas Benefit Trust
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Benefit Concepts
    • Benesight
    • Berkshire Life Insurance Company of America
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    • Bridgeway Health Solutions
    • Broadspire
    • Care 1st Health Plan
    • Care Credit
    • Caremark Pharmacy
    • Carrington
    • CHAMPVA
    • Chandler Group
    • Christian Care
    • Cigna
    • City of Mesa Health Plan
    • CNA
    • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
    • Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP)
    • Compusys
    • Concentra
    • Conseco
    • CopperPoint Mutual
    • CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • CorVel
    • Coventry Health Care
    • CRS
    • Delta Dental
    • EBMS
    • EDS
    • El Paso First Health Plan
    • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Fortified Provider Network
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • GEHA
    • Gila River HealthCare
    • GLBLEXCL
    • Global Assistance
    • Golden Rule
    • Group Health Cooperative
    • Health Alliance
    • Health Blink HCA
    • Health Choice of Arizona
    • Health Net
    • Health Plan of Nevada
    • Healthcare Connect
    • HealthCare Consortium of Arizona
    • HealthPartners
    • HealthSmart
    • Humana
    • Indian Health Service
    • Integra Physician Network
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
    • LifeWise
    • Lincoln
    • Lovelace Health Plan
    • Lutheran Preferred
    • Magellan Health Services
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Maricopa Foundation For Medical Care
    • Maricopa Health Plan
    • Maricopa Managed Care
    • Marsh Affinity Group Services
    • Mayo Clinic
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Medlife
    • MedPartners
    • Mercy Care
    • Merge Healthcare
    • Meritain Health
    • Midwest Life
    • Monumental Life Insurance Company
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual Medical
    • National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE)
    • National Care Network
    • National Roofers Union & Employers Joint Health & Welfare Fund
    • Network Platinum Plus
    • New York Life
    • Northwestern Insurance Company
    • One Health
    • Operating Engineers Health & Welfare Plan
    • Pacific Life & Annuity Company
    • PHCS
    • Phoenix Health Plan
    • Physicians Mutual
    • Pinal/Gila LTC
    • Portamedic
    • Preferred Medical Plan
    • Premier Group Insurance
    • Prime Health Imaging
    • Prime Health Services
    • Principal Life
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • Private Small Business Insurance
    • Providence Health Plans
    • Prudential
    • Pyramid Life
    • SCAN Health Plan
    • Secure Care Indemnity
    • Sedgwick Claims Management Services
    • Select Med
    • Self Pay
    • Sierra Choice
    • Sliding Scale
    • Southwest Service Administrators, Inc.
    • Standard Insurance Company
    • State Farm
    • Sturm Ruger & Co.
    • Three Rivers Provider Network
    • Today's Options
    • TPA
    • Tricare
    • Triwest
    • Ucare
    • UMR (United Healthcare)
    • UniCare
    • United American Insurance Company
    • United Concordia
    • United Healthcare
    • United Healthcare Community Plan
    • United Healthcare Life Insurance Company
    • University Physicians
    • Unum
    • USA Managed Care Organization
    • Veteran Administration Plan
    • Wausau Benefits
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
    • Western Health Advantage
    • Worker's Compensation
    • WPS Health Insurance
    • Yavapai Long Term Care
    • Zenith Administrators Inc
    • Zurich
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    Office Locations

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    The CORE Institute
    18444 N 25th Ave Ste 210
    Phoenix, AZ 85023
    (866) 610-1408 (Office)
    (866) 939-2673 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Ahmed
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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