Dr. Shamim Ahmed, MD

Dr. Shamim Ahmed, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Shamim Ahmed, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Mymensingh Medical College in 1988 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

880 Bergen St

Brooklyn, NY 11238

Contact Information

(718) 613-7555

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Syphilis Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
HIV Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. 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.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

224  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Mymensingh Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Lincoln Med Mntl Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahmed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bengali

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ahmed's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahmed to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Ahmed's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Girl in the front desk is very dull, no expression on the face with no warm welcoming. And looks very tired and irritated. I have experienced couple of times, not only her but all others in front desk is un pleasant. They should change. But Dr. Ahmed as always very pleasant and sweet calm doctor. I...more
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He is a very kind and generous person. He listens to your problem and explains after hearing you. He gives bare minimum tests and you are free to do it from any location.Usually, they refer you somewhere to have a commission, which is kind of industry trend. My mother is his patient too for last...more
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