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Dr. Faisal Ahmed, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 46

  10 Reviews
Dr. Ahmed

Ipsychiatry inc

1333 Howe Ave Ste 113 Sacramento, CA 95825
Accepting new patients

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(916) 333-1511

Dr. Faisal Ahmed, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Sindh Medical College in 1998 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and adult psychiatry.

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  • Low wait times Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

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Dr. Ahmed accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Ahmed's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmed treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Ahmed treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Adjustment Disorder
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmed treats Adjustment Disorder more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Ahmed treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Anxiety
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmed treats Anxiety more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Ahmed treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Ahmed's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Behavior Modification
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Supportive Counseling

Dr. Ahmed's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ahmed

3.3

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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About Me

Our vision is to eliminate barriers that prevent patients and families from receiving psychiatric care due to geographical location, psychiatrist shortage, cost limitations, or stigma associated with getting mental health help.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

2009
University Of Missouri / Columbia Campus
Fellowship Hospital
2007
University Of Missouri / Columbia Campus
Residency Hospital
2000
Jinnah Postgrad Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1998
Sindh Medical College
Medical School
1992
Govt College Gulshan-E-Iqbal, Karahi
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

Locations

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    • Mon: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 1:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 1:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)