Dr. Robert Ahmed, MD

Dr. Robert Ahmed, MD

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58 y/o
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Dr. Robert Ahmed, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.Read his story

Virginia Surgery Associates

3620 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 406

Fairfax, VA 22033
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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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Port Placements or Replacements
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmed performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Ahmed performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmed performs Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Ahmed performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Mastectomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmed performs Mastectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Ahmed performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy

Dr. Ahmed's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Surgery
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colon Cancer
Colon Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Thoracentesis
Thyroid Surgery
Tracheal Surgery
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

For me, there is a special gratification that comes with being a surgeon. Being a surgeon requires clinical knowledge and technical skill. While I certainly take pride in that, I believe it's the emotional connection with patients that elevates su...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1992
    Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1988
    Georgetown University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1987

Awards

Dr. Ahmed's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ahmed

4.5

Based on 51 reviews

5 Stars
84.31372549019608%
(43)
4 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
3 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
2 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
1 Star
9.803921568627452%
(5)

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Dr. Ahmed's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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He performed a hernia repair on me laparoscopically, and the surgery went very well with minimal pain and quick recovery.
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After a suspicious mammogram, I was referred to Dr. Ahmed. His manner is professional, reassuring and personable. In the office and hospital he explained the recommended procedure, invited questions, and inspired confidence. His office team is accessible and supportive. If I ever have to go...Read More
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Two weeks ago today Dr. Ahmed performed a Robot XI assisted, Laparoscopic hernia repair, Inguinal (Right) with mesh on me. Today I feel great. In fact, I never had to take the Vicodin that was prescribed. After three days, I even stopped taking Advil. Because of that, I was able to drive three...Read More
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Fantastic experience!
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Had an inguinal herni repair and could not be happier with Dr. Ahmed, his staff and the quick scheduling of my surgery. I’ve had minimal pain and would highly recommend him.
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Locations

Virginia Surgery Associates

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(703) 574-0838

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Humana
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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Inova Fairfax Hospital

Falls Church, VA

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