Dr. Zia Ahmed, MD

Dr. Zia Ahmed, MD

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Child and Adolescent Neurology | Male | 59 years old

Dr. Zia Ahmed is a Board Certified Pediatric Neurologist with additional training in epilepsy/EEG. He has been in private practice in the borough of Queens since 1995. He has been the Director of Pediatric Neurology at New York Hospital of Queens since 1999. He is available for consultation at his private office.Read more

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(718) 502-8164
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NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens
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Dr. Ahmed's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (1)
in Long Island City, NY |
The place smells bad. Wants patients hopped on medication and doesn't show much interest in the child's needs
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Dr. Zia Ahmed is a Board Certified Pediatric Neurologist with additional training in epilepsy/EEG. He has been in private practice in the borough of Queens since 1995. He has been the Director of Pediatric Neurology at New York Hospital of Queens since 1999. He is available for consultation at his private office.

Dr. Ahmed's Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Dr. Ahmed's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Child and Adolescent Neurology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Conditions Treated

  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Nystagmus
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Tremor
  • Vertigo

Education

  • Medical School
    St John's Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    St John'S Hospital

    Completed in 1982

  • Residency Hospital
    Nyu Hospitals Center

    Completed in 1991

    Our Lady Of Mercy Med Center

    Completed in 1988

  • Fellowship Hospital
    NY U Med Ctr

    Completed in 1992

  • Undergraduate School
    St Josephs College Of Arts and Sciences

    Graduated in 1975

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

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Specialties

  • Child and Adolescent Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)

Procedures Performed

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)