Dr. Iqbal Ahmad, MD

Dr. Iqbal Ahmad, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Iqbal Ahmad, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newark, NJ. He graduated from Dow Med Coll and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

45 Academy St Ste 203

Newark, NJ 07102

Contact Information

(973) 643-5900

Insurance Accepted

  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
normal
more than 73% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
normal
more than 73% of peers
Internal Derangement of Knee
normal
more than 56% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

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3  Procedures

  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Dow Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahmad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ahmad's Reviews

1.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahmad to family and friends
23 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Ahmad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    POOR
  • Office environment

    POOR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Terrible visit, I went for shoulder pain. he looked at my hands and knees and told me I had Arthritis. Never addressed my concerns and never looked at my report from my X-ray. stumbled over why I was there and I truly don't know how he ever became a doctor. grossly unqualified and to waste my time...more
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I went in to see this doctor because shady USAA Insurance Company sent me there for an IME. As soon as this doctor walked in, he asked to see my hands and told me that I had arthritis. I said sir I am here for an examination of my back. After five mins of fumbling with my hand and telling me how my...more
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Serious waste of time. Left with no new knowledge, no medicine, no treatment plan, he told me that chiropractors are bad medicines bad and surgeries bad so basically I walked in there and met some random man and he looked at my x-rays and told me nothing I didn't already know. I'm very disgusted
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The worst dr. I have ever met in my life. He should not be practicing. Please do not waste ur time seeing him. U will be wasting ur time
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One of the most horrible experiences of my life, this doctor should not be practicing anymore the entire practice is a nightmare, never going back.
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