Dr. Zulfigar Ahmed, MD

Dr. Zulfigar Ahmed, MD

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Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
53 y/o
(10)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Zulfigar Ahmed, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Glendale, CA. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Pneumonia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bronchitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Asthma
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ahmed "Our goal is to provide medical care in a caring and respectful way."
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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Ahmed does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Fungal Infections
  • Headache
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis
  • Well Male Examination
  • Well Woman Health Examination
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • King Edward Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • E Tn University J H Quillen College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Holston Vly Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Mo Columbia School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ahmed has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ahmed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ahmed does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ahmed and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Ahmed is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Ahmed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahmed to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews
Dr. Ahmed's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ahmed accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ahmed has admitting privileges

Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center
1420 S Central Ave
Glendale, CA 91204
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Adventist Health Glendale
1509 Wilson Ter
Glendale, CA 91206
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USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
1812 Verdugo Blvd
Glendale, CA 91208
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