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Top Care Areas

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

Entropion
very high
more than 96% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Tear Duct Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Ahmad's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

52  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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26  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Skin Grafts
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Sexual Abuse of or Sexual Misconduct with a Patient (12/15/2017)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Ahmad, Amjad Zaheer MD: License # 036102876: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in violation of physician-patient boundaries and sexual misconduct and post-dating of medical records. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license on 30 days of SUSPENSION, followed by indefinite PROBATION with conditions, practice restrictions and chaperone for three years minimum.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Michigan W K Kellogg Eye Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Michigan W K Kellogg Eye Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ahmad has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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