Dr. Ahmed Farooque, MD

Dr. Ahmed Farooque, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Ahmed Farooque, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Murfreesboro, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Dhaka Medical College, University Of Dhaka in 1975 and specializes in psychiatry.

1830 Heritage Park Plz

Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Tobacco Use Disorder
very high
more than 94% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
very high
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

50  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder


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2  Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Failure to complete continuing education requirements (1/29/2014)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Tennessee


  • Dhaka Medical College, University Of Dhaka
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Dacca Med College Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Meharry Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Farooque has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farooque's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farooque to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Farooque's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was actually kicked out of the practice after 12 years with him. The office staff decided it for me. I had a no show appointment that I was having trouble paying for as I had just started a new job and forgot about the appt. The front desk said they called and would not excuse it. So, I had to...more
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Terrible staff. Wasted my time, were uncompassionate, disorganized and very uninformed. Must be super easy to get hired here. I will be reviewing on more sites, thanks for the rude attitude and misinformation. Don't go here. Do not recommend.
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