Dr. Intekhab Ahmed, MD

Dr. Intekhab Ahmed, MD

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Endocrinology & Metabolism  |  
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52 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Intekhab Ahmed, MD is an endocrinology & metabolism doctor who practices in Philadelphia, PA. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

Jefferson Medical Care-South Philadelphia

2301 S Broad St Ste 106

Philadelphia, PA 19148
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone Health Plan East

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Top Care Areas

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Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Punjab Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • SUNY
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Mayo Hospital King Edward Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Meml Hospital Brown University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Conn School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahmed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ahmed does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ahmed and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Ahmed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahmed to family and friends
3.1
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Ahmed's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Philadelphia, PA |
I saw Dr. Ahmed for thyroid management. He had a medical student or resident see me before he came into the room and then barely talked to me.
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Philadelphia, PA |
Just a waste of time. Worst doctor I came across. I took my wife to him because she had some thyroid problem. He is not interested to listen the patients problems. The worst thing he did was to give a dose of medicines and he is still sending the refills to my pharmacy. My wife had a test recently...more
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Williamstown, NJ |
What a waste of my time! He does not believe in listening to his patients nor does he believe in the possibility that TSH is not the gospel when it comes dealing with hypothyroidism. He asked me what was wrong with it because it wasn't my thyroid, but offered no help nor tests to figure out what...more
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While Dr Ahmed is a very competent physician, his office is often frustrating to deal with. They have called the wrong pharmacy for needed medications, have called in incorrect medications to the pharmacy, and failed to call the correct pharmacy when the pharmacy requested call back to confirm the...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ahmed accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth HMO
    Amerihealth POS
    Amerihealth PPO
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Federal Employee Program
    Personal Choice
    Personal Choice 65
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America
    Coventry Health America HMO
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Devon Health
    Devon Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey PPO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    NJ Direct
  • Intergroup
    Intergroup PPO
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone Health Plan East
    Keystone 65
    Keystone 65 Focus HMO
    Keystone VIP Choice
  • Medicaid of Pennsylvania
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • One Net
    One Net PPO
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ahmed has admitting privileges

Methodist Hospital—Jefferson Health
2301 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
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