Dr. Iftekhar Ahmed, MD - Kansas City, MO - Neurology - Midwest Physicians | Kansas City, MO

Iftekhar Ahmed, MD

Dr. Ahmed is a leader in Stroke/TIA care. He is the medical director of The Stroke Care Center at Research Medical Center. The hospital recently received Get With The Guidelines(tm) recognition for excellence in stroke care. Dr. Ahmed in conjunction with Research Medical Center, initiated a 24-hour TIA Clinic at the hospital. Dr. Ahmed was recognized recently by an international society of neurologists in Nice, France and was invited to present his clinical publication in Austria. Additionally, Dr. Ahmed has presented his work at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology and was instrumental in Research Medical Center's Stroke Center receiving the International Stroke Society's highest award at its annual meeting two years in a row.

Physician Rating

Recommendation Rating 4.6
846 reviews

Exam Thorough: 4.6 Provider Answers: 4.6 Provider Concern: 4.7 Wait Reasonable: 4.2

Each patient’s experience at our practice is important to us. As we strive to provide the highest level of care, we value feedback on all aspects of the patient experience. This Medical GPS patient experience survey measures patient satisfaction from the time the appointment was made to the time the patient spent with the provider.

  • Exam Thorough: The Exam Thorough rating reflects how satisfied patients were at the thoroughness and completeness of their examination and treatment.
  • Provider Answers:The Provider Answers rating shows the level of patient satisfaction on how the provider was able to answer questions and fully explain treatment.
  • Provider Concern: Provider concern measures the extent to which patients agree they were treated with courtesy, respect and concern throughout the entire examination.
  • Recommend: The Recommendation rating reflects patients’ overall likelihood of recommending their provider to friends or family members.
  • Wait Reasonable: This rating measures patient satisfaction on the total time spent waiting for the provider.

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Medical Education & Training

Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Government Medical College; Nagpur University/Indira Ghandi Medical College
Residency: Brooklyn VA & Downstate Medical Center; Nagpur University; Helen Fuld Medical Center; Jacobi medical Center
Fellowship: Downstate Medical Center
Specialty Board Certifications: Am Bd Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology) - Status: Certified

Procedures and Conditions

Botox Injections for Pain, Deep Brain Stimulation, EEG (Electroencephalography), EMG (Electromyography), EMG NCS (Electromyogram Nerve Conductive Study), Evoked Potentials, Lumbar Puncture, NCV (Nerve Conduction Velocity), Nerve Blocks, Nerve Conduction Studies, Neurological Testing, , Bells Palsy , Brain Injury , Brain Tumor , Carpal Tunnel Syndrome , Hydrocephalus , Meningitis , Parkinsons Disease , Spinal Cord Injury , Spinal Cord Tumors

Gender

Male

Languages

English

Iftekhar Ahmed, MD

Specialty

Neurology
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Iftekhar Ahmed, MD

Office Locations

Research Neurology Associates
6400 Prospect Avenue, Ste 316
Kansas City, MO 64132
Phone: (816) 756-2651
Fax: (816) 756-2655
Research Neurology Associates

2820 East Rock Haven Road, Ste 205
Harrisonville, MO 64701
Phone: (816) 380-8080
Fax: (816) 380-8087
Research Neurology Associates

17065 South 71 Highway
Belton, MO 64012
Phone: (816) 756-2651
Fax: (816) 756-2655