Shakeel Ahmed, MB

Shakeel Ahmed, MB

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 47
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Shakeel Ahmed, MB is a gastroenterology specialist in Fairview Heights, IL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Dow Med Coll in 1995 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

5023 N Illinois St Ste 1

Fairview Heights, IL 62208

Contact Information

(618) 239-0678

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Shakeel Ahmed performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Shakeel Ahmed'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

76  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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 1995
  • Flushing Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Flushing Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Shakeel Ahmed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Shakeel Ahmed's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Shakeel Ahmed to family and friends
31 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (11)

Shakeel Ahmed's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Great experience. Doctor came highly recommended from many people, so we decided to go here. The staff is very friendly. The facility is state of the art. Way better than the hospital I went to for my last colonoscopy. The doctor himself was very knowledgeable and helpful. I would recommend this...more
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Excellent center. Wait time was long, but they are very busy. Doctor himself is very nice and knowledgeable . The staff was courteous. I would recommend them highly.
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You will not see the doctor unless you have a procedure done. I have been there 4 times, 1 for a colonoscopy and 3 visits. Only time I saw Dr. Ahmed was when I had the colonoscopy. Not even the visit after the procedure did he come in to give me the results the nurse practitioner read the results...more
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I was diagnosed with celiac disease last year to recently find out that I never had celiacs in the first place. They recommended I have a Genetic marker study done to see if I was a carrier of the disease and could pass it on to my children. I never received any phone calls, follow ups, or to set...more
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Was sent by primary care MD. Seems like assembly line practice. Staff not helpful if asking cost and insurance questions. Cost me $220 just to come in to schedule. Later learned their endoscopy cost 3x local average ($4500 vs $1500). Insurance flagged. I had asked multiple times about cost, only...more
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