Dr. Ahmad Zakeri, MD

Dr. Ahmad Zakeri, MD


Neurosurgery | Male | 55 years old

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Dr. Zakeri specializes in Neurosurgery and practices in Toledo, OH. He practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Zakeri's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
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    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (17)
in Toledo, OH |
Care was terrific. GREAT surgeon. I feel great also.
in Toledo, OH |
dr zackeri is an excellent nero surgeon .. he did both of my surgerys and i trust him.
in Toledo, OH |
Highly recommended-very good surgeon.
in Toledo, OH |
Doctor Zakeri and hhis staff were wonderful to work with. They were attentive and always helpful.
in Toledo, OH |
I was miserable, always in reap pain, even despondent. Now, nearly one year later, after surgery and recovery. I go to bed each night looking forward to the next day. 2017 will likely be the best year of this century for me. Thank you Dr Zakeri and all of your office staff.
in Toledo, OH |
Very good doctor and I have excellent results.
in Toledo, OH |
everything was explained very well in terms i could understand.
in Toledo, OH |
Wonderful results. I am very happy pain free.
in Toledo, OH |
Office and Dr zakeri are amazing!
in Toledo, OH |
in New York, NY |
Ecellent! The whole procedure was wonderful and I feel great!! THANK YOU!!
in Toledo, OH |
Dr. Zakeri is great. GOD bless you Dr. Zakeri.
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.
Confrontational, arrogant
in Omaha, NE |
in Chicago, IL |
Dr. Zakeri and his staff are very professional and courteous.
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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Dr. Zakeri's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Neurosurgery
  •  Board certified in Neurosurgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


  • Medical School
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital

    Completed in 1989

  • Residency Hospital

    Completed in 1995

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Performed

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • 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