Dr. Ahmed Mohamed, MD

Dr. Ahmed Mohamed, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Ahmed Mohamed, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Centralia, IL and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Fac Med, Zagazig U in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

1007 M L King Dr

Centralia, IL 62801

Contact Information

(618) 231-6121

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana Benefit Plan of Illinois
  • Medicaid of Illinois
  • Medicare
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Mohamed performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Pain
more than 89% of peers
Back Pain
more than 87% of peers
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Mohamed's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mohamed "AHMED SALEM MOHAMED, MD, MSc. Ortho, PhD.Ortho After my orthopedic surgery residency, I completed several fellowship programs: Advanced Reconstructive spinal surgery at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, and Adult Scoliosis and Trauma fellowships at the Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon. AO trauma fellowship in Switzerland and 2 years research fellowship at Johns Hopkins. Board Certifications Medical degree, Egypt 2000 Master's degree in Orthopedic Surgery (Egypt) 2004 Spine Research fellowship Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD) 2009 AO fellow Trauma (Chur, Switzerland) 2010 Spine Clinical fellowship Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD) 2011 Spine Clinical fellowship Oregon Health and Science University (Baltimore, MD) 2012 Doctoral Degree of Orthopedic Surgery (Egypt) 2012 Consultant orthopedic surgeon (Egypt) 2013 Memberships and Affiliations : *Member of the AOspine associate membership/2006-Current. *Member of the AO Alumni Association/2009-Current. *Member of ISASS "International society for the advancement of spine surgery" 2013-Current. *Member of the American academy of orthopedic surgeon "International member AAOS" 2014-Current. *Member of Scoliosis Research Society SRS "Candidate fellow of SRS" 2014-Current. *Member of North American Spine Society "NASS "2015-current. Practice Focus: Spine surgery: scoliosis, Degenerative, Infection, Tumors and Trauma Minimally invasive spine techniques. Disc replacement. General and Orthopedic trauma. Language Spoken: English, Arabic"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mohamed "I spend most of the visit time listening to my patient and then explaining clearly his/her condition and how I would manage it , I always give my patient the freedom to chose from treatment options that I could offer him/her ."

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Mohamed does not have any board certifications listed.

54  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Kyphosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stress Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Vertebral Fracture
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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Fac Med, Zagazig U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Fac Med, Zagazig U
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Zagazig U Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Zagazig U Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Nemours Children's Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Ohsu Hospitals and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Osu Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Mohamed has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Mohamed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic, Egyptian
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mohamed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mohamed to family and friends
33 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mohamed's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (22)

Dr Ahmed Salem Mohamed is a very special blessing to this community (Centralia, IL). If you have spine issues, please consider Dr. Ahmed Salem Mohamed as your Orthopedic doctor. He is a physician who genuinely cares about his patients. I was afraid I would have to give up my business as a...more
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I had back surgery in August of last year. After being told that there was nothing that other Dr. stated that they could not do. Then to go see Dr. Mohamed and to have him do surgery and have no pain for the first time in my life, and to not be in a wheel chair, no walker, and no cane. I would...more
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Thanks Linda , Glad we could help you .

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One year post surgery on my neck (ACDF) C5/6.. Fully fused and doing well. Highly recommend this Dr. for spine problems/surgery!
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Thanks Gloria for your nice comments , it is always pleasure taking care of you , you are welcome at anytime .

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When I first went to Dr. Mohamed the pain in my neck, shoulders and arms was unbearable. The symptoms caused by my neck were world spinning, dizziness, pain throughout my extremities and numbness in arms to finger tips. My first visit after telling Dr. Mohamed what I was experiencing he said this...more
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Thanks John for your comment , wish full and speedy recovery .

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** Dr Mohamed, did the cervical cortisone injection procedure yesterday at the outpatient Surgical Center in Centralia. Quality of care great, overall experience "Excellent"! The procedure itself is painful, only for a few moments, but you have to endure a little pain to get the benefits of the...more
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Thanks Richard for your comment , always pleasure taking care of you .

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