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Dr. Ahmad Ata, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Ata

Dr. Ahmad Ata, MD is a neurology specialist in Frisco, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Rawalpindi Medical College in 1989 and specializes in neurology, geriatric medicine, and more.


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(214) 618-0808

Dr. Ata accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ata's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ata treats Syncope more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ata treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ata treats Migraine more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ata treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
Vertigo
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ata treats Vertigo more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ata treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Paroxyzmal Vertigo of Childhood
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Migrainous Vertigo

Dr. Ata's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Acute Insomnia
  • Alcoholic Neuropathy
  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Anxiety
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Basilar Migraine
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Classic Migraine
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cognitive Disorders
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cough Headache
  • Cranial Neuralgia
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Dementia
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dorsal Neuralgia
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Echocardiography
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Episodic Ataxia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Forms of Alzheimer's Disease
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Genetic Predisposition to Migraine With or Without Aura
  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Hereditary Neuropathy With Liability to Pressure Palsies
  • Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathy, Type I
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inflammatory Neuropathies
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Intercostal Neuralgia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lyme Disease
  • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Metabolic Neuropathy
  • Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Migrainous Vertigo
  • Mild Headache
  • Motor Neuropathy
  • MRA (Magnetic Resonance Angiography)
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuralgia in the Upper Extremity
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Neurological Testing
  • Neuromyelitis Optica
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Optic Atrophy, Autosomal Dominant
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Nerve Tumor
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Orthostatic Tremor
  • Pain Management
  • Parkinson Disease 3, Autosomal Dominant Lewy Body (PARK3)
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pelvic Neuralgia
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Petit Mal Seizure
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Severe Headache
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spinal Bulbar Motor Neuropathy
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 1
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 2
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Headache
  • Vascular Neuropathy
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibular Neuritis
  • Videonystagmography
  • Visual Migraine

About Me

Believe in quality patient care with thorough diagnostic testing to provide the best care and diagnose for the patient's health and well being.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

Education

1999
Medical University Of South Carolina
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Medical University Of South Carolina
Residency Hospital
1994
United Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
Rawalpindi Medical College
Medical School
1984
Asghar Mall
Undergraduate School
1999
1998
1994
1989
1984

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ata's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ata

4.2

Based on 48 reviews

5 Stars
77.08333333333333%
(37)
4 Stars
2.0833333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.0833333333333335%
(1)
1 Star
18.75%
(9)

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I've had increasing frequency of migraines. I've not had severe symptoms and feel confident that I don't suffer from a serious condition. I wanted to get to the root of the problem so I'd know what lifestyle changes to implement. Instead, I had a rushed visit with Dr. Ata where he recommended...Read More
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Dr. Ata is very knowledgeable about neurology and has a real passion for his practice. I would definitely recommend him for your neurological needs.
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I would recommend Dr. Ata for your neuro care ! He's been treating my mother for a while and sometimes I wish that he was her primary care physician too! He's a great listener, will do his best to make you feel better with the right advice and treatment. Very intelligent, kind and focused. I...Read More
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Dr. Ata is a highly knowledgeable doctor who intuitively connects dots to get to the right diagnosis. He went to great lengths to help find a cutting edge solution for my husband’s neurological condition. He answered all our questions with patience and kindness and referred my husband to UT...Read More
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Dr. Ata is very kind and so helpful in answering all our queries. The medicines he prescribed really helped me along with his suggestions. I was so grateful to him as one time i called him saying my father was in town for a short period and needed to be seen, despite having a busy schedule, he...Read More
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Neurocare of Texas

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
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