Dr. Basil Ahmed, MD

Dr. Basil Ahmed, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Basil Ahmed, MD is a hematology specialist in Lehighton, PA. He graduated from University Of Baghdad, College Of Medicine and specializes in hematology and hematology & oncology.

363 N 1st St Ste F

Lehighton, PA 18235

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 90% of peers
Thrombocytosis
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Ahmed'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

  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology

4  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

42  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Baghdad, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahmed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ahmed's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahmed to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Ahmed's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Well he is a really good dancer!!!! Dr. Ahmed is part of my family now and he is a wonderful, kind, considerate, hopeful dance instructor soon! I heard he was going to retire and I wish Dr. Ahmed all AnnMarie's, Bryant's, Jonathan's, Bentley's, Danielle's and all that I hold dear. Thank you and...more
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