Dr. Shirin Ahmad, MD

Dr. Shirin Ahmad, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Shirin Ahmad, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Folsom, CA. She specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

1743 Creekside Dr Ste 130

Folsom, CA 95630

Contact Information

(916) 983-2307

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Ahmad's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Arthritis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad treats Arthritis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Ahmad treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Ahmad treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Temporal Arteritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad treats Temporal Arteritis more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Ahmad treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Ahmad's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dry Eyes
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatic Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shirin Ahmad, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Folsom, CA. She specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • University Of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital

Awards

Dr. Ahmad's Reviews

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4.7

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Dr Ahmad is a very knowledgeable and caring physician who takes the time to listen to you and evaluate your needs. I have always felt that she takes the time to understand my concerns and answers my questions thoroughly. I would highly recommend her to my friends and family.
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I feel so lucky to have been recommended to Dr Ahmad and become her patient several years ago. She is a very compassionate and caring physician. I had only recently been diagnosed with RA at the time and it was severe. I was practically incapacitated. But Dr Ahmad worked with me until we...Read More
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I was experiencing a great deal of pain and having trouble sleeping, but was concerned because my symptoms were so subjective. Dr. Ahmad listened attentively, examined me and told me she would rule out rheumatoid arthritis with hand and hip X-rays, as blood tests don't always tell the full story....Read More
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I have Ankylosing Spondylitis. She did not have an adequate knowledge base about the disease. I had to do my own research and change doctors to be able to follow a suitable course of treatment.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Western Health Advantage

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