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Dr. Farid Ahmad, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Ahmad

Great Lakes Gastroenterology, LLC

9485 Mentor Ave Ste 105 Mentor, OH 44060

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Dr. Farid Ahmad, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Mentor, OH and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Sind Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Ahmad accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
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Dr. Ahmad's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Nausea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad treats Nausea more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dysphagia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad treats Dysphagia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diarrhea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad treats Diarrhea more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Whipple's Disease

Dr. Ahmad's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ahmad

3.0

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Farid Ahmad, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Mentor, OH and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Sind Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

Loyola University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Fuhs/Chgo Med School
Residency Hospital
1995
Fuhs/Chgo Med School
Internship Hospital
1989
Sind Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Medical School
1997
1995
1989

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
  • English

Awards

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72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)