Dr. Shirin Ahmad, MD

Dr. Shirin Ahmad, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
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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

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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Top Care Areas

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Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

67  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ahmad's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ahmad

4.7

Based on 12 reviews

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1 Star
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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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Kim in Rescue – Oct 11, 2017
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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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El Dorado Hills, CA – Apr 24, 2017
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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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Linda S in Davis CA – Jan 21, 2016
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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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John Doe in Rancho Cordova, CA – Dec 24, 2015
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