Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD

Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
(1)
Save
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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Shakir's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Shakir's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakir treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Shakir treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakir treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Shakir treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Broken Neck
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakir treats Broken Neck more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Shakir treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Shakir's conditions and procedures:

Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neurostimulation
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Scoliosis
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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

About Me

Care Philosophy

My goal is to treat patients as if they were my friends and family. Everything else  will fall into place.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Shakir's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shakir

5.0

Based on 1 reviews

5 Stars
100%
(1)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0%
(0)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Shakir?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • Under 10 minutes
Dr. Shakir's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Shakir?

Locations

North Texas Neurosurgical Spine Center

1
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • 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
  • Directions

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Humana
Medicaid
Mutual of Omaha
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Shakir treats patients.

Learn more

Compare Neurosurgeons

More providers who are similar to Dr. Shakir

Show All Neurosurgeons