Overview

Dr. Ahmad believes that medical care, especially surgery, should be tailored to each patient's unique situation.

To meet this goal, she uses her experience in endoscopic, robotic, and laparoscopic procedures, in addition to traditional open surgery, so she can offer each patient the right approach for their needs.

Her expertise includes anti-reflux surgery and paraesophageal hernia repair, as well as surgery for gallbladder disease, diverticulitis, and tumors of the stomach, small and large bowels, and adrenal glands.

To provide comprehensive surgical care for her patients, she also performs a range of general surgical procedures including enteral feeding access, port placement, abdominal wall hernia repair, and screening endoscopy.

Dr. Ahmad received a medical degree from Shifa College of Medicine in Islamabad, Pakistan. She completed a Fellowship in Advanced GI Surgery at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana. Her residency training was undertaken at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts and at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Connecticut. She gained further training through a fellowship in advanced GI surgery at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. She speaks English and Urdu.

Specialities

  • General Surgery

    A general surgeon is a medical professional who performs surgery on patients. General surgeons typically perform common surgeries and have attended college and medical school to learn the skills needed to perform them successfully. They also care for their patients before and after operations and can give an accurate prognosis after the surgery is complete and the patient has had time to heal.

  • Credentials

    MD

    Gender

    Female

    Monday:

    8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Tuesday:

    8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Wednesday:

    8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Thursday:

    8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Friday:

    8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Saturday:

    Closed

    Sunday:

    Closed

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    The office is located at 145 W 23rd St in Erie, PA.

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    Rectal Fistula, Pancreatic pseudocyst, Biliary Tract Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Gallstones, Hernias, Pancreas Cancer, Stomach surgery, Thyroid surgery

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