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Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 38

Dr. Shakir

Dr. Ahmed Shakir, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(817) 250-4280

Dr. Shakir accepts the following insurance:

Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Humana
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Mutual of Omaha
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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
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Dr. Shakir's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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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
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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
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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 and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • 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)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • 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
2005
U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
Medical School
2011
2005

Awards

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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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Locations

North Texas Neurosurgical Spine Center

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  • 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
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