Dr. Javeed Ahmed, MD

Dr. Javeed Ahmed, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(35)
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Dr. Javeed Ahmed, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Lancaster, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1977 and specializes in rheumatology.

44835 Date Ave

Lancaster, CA 93534

Contact Information

(661) 940-9555

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Bangalore Med College Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Kingsbrook Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahmed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ahmed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahmed to family and friends
2.5
based on 35 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Ahmed's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

First of all I wish I could give this a zero star, but since I have to give one to put a review up I will give one star.I would not recommend this doctor at all, I went to the office two times and the first visit I had a very long wait and the office staff (all but one) was rude and didn't seem to...more
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My name is Amanda, I am a patient of Dr. Ahmed. Have been for 4 years. He is one of the best M.D. and Specially I know,. He is so patient and kind I would recommend anyone to him,and is very knowledgeable in his field. And most of all he gives God the credit for being able to do what he does....more
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There is always a wait time of at least 30-45 minutes prior to being called back for your appointment. Dr. Ahmed rushes through your appointments, does not listen, does not like to answer questions, is condescending and is not willing to try new treatment options (even if your current treatment...more
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Very bad bed side matter, tends to get mad and raise his voice. Couldn't handle him anymore and forced my Primary Care doctor to switch me.
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