Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD

Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1325 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 890

Fort Worth, TX 76104

Contact Information

(817) 250-4280

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Traumatic Brain Injury
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more than 72% of peers
Spondylosis
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more than 57% of peers
Myelopathy
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more than 47% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shakir "My goal is to treat patients as if they were my friends and family. Everything else  will fall into place."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shakir has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD
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My Name is James E. MOris III. I've had 2 surgeries performed by Dr. Shakir. Anterior fusion of C4,5,6. 9 months later I was rearended at a red light and had to have posterior fusion C3 down to c7 with rods both sides of Vertebrae. This surgery was January 31, 2017. I regained feeling in all my...Read More
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