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 27 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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normal

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

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 surge...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Ahmed's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ahmed

4.5

Based on 56 reviews

5 Stars
85.71428571428571%
(48)
4 Stars
1.7857142857142858%
(1)
3 Stars
1.7857142857142858%
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2 Stars
1.7857142857142858%
(1)
1 Star
8.928571428571429%
(5)

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Dr. Ahmed's Performance
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Ahmed is an exceptional surgeon who truly listened, reached out to my daughter's other specialists and took extra precautionary steps to ensure her safety and well being. My daughter has had several surgeries from various surgeons but this was the first time I felt like she was in safe hands....Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Ahmed by my primary physician for gallbladder surgery removal because I was in severe abdominal pain. With one look at me Dr. Ahmed said.... "we need to get your gallbladder out now!" He was very personable, knowledgeable and caring about the surgery that I had to have the...Read More
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Dr. Ahmed was my surgeon for inguinal & umbilical hernia repairs, colon resection, & I was a breast cancer husband when he performed bilateral mastectomy for my wife. He is very considerate; he kept me fully informed & comfortable w/recommendations & procedures. He has a wonderful, caring, &...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Ahmed to repair two hernias. Following an initial examination, my surgery was scheduled. From my initial appointment through the surgery, I received excellent care. From the initial appointment through the follow-up, my experience was exactly as outlined by Dr. Ahmed. Were...Read More
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I highly recommend Dr. Ahmed for complex patients. Not only was my initial appointment informative and reassuring, Dr. Ahmed took steps to insure that I met with the anesthesiology team as well to insure the most complete, well rounded care during my surgery. I was incredibly impressed with his...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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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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