Dr. Ahmed's passion is providing holistic and individualized care. He saw firsthand the value of preventative medicine when his father suffered from a heart attack at a young age. Since then, he has strived to provide high-quality, compassionate care for a broad and comprehensive range of medical conditions. Dr. Ahmed recognizes the value of an equal partnership between patients and physicians, and hopes to help others achieve a cherished goal: good health.
After completing his undergraduate education at Boston University, Dr. Ahmed excelled in his studies at New York Medical College. He has presented at numerous academic conferences and has published research on theoretical models to find new applications for existing medications. Dr. Ahmed completed his residency at the Zucker School of Medicine, Northwell Health program at Phelps Memorial Hospital, where he provided care to vulnerable populations in a community-based health center. He has since joined the Stamford Health Medical Group in Norwalk.
In his free time, Dr. Ahmed enjoys exploring and experiencing new places and cultures through his travels. He also enjoys cooking and is always looking for new, challenging recipes to tackle.
Education & Training
New York Medical College
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center
Ahmed, M.U., Weng, J.B., Harkisoon, S. Are low-carbohydrate diets more effective than standard carbohydrate diets in lowering cardiovascular risk factors such as blood pressure, cholesterol, and fasting glucose? Evidence Based Practice. 2019. DOI: 10.1097/EBP.0000000000000608.
Ahmed M.U., Bennett D.J., Hsieh T.C., Doonan B.B., Ahmed S., Wu J.M. Repositioning of drugs using open-access data portal DTome: A test case with probenecid. International Journal of Molecular Medicine. 2016, Jan; 37(1): 3-10. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 26572802.
American Board of Family Medicine
American Academy of Family Physicians
American Medical Association
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The majority of the physicians on the Stamford Hospital Medical Staff are not employees or agents of the Hospital. They are independent practitioners who have been granted the privilege of using the Hospital's facilities for the care and treatment of their patients. This includes, but is not limited to, emergency department physicians, anesthesiologists, radiologists, surgeons, cardiologists, obstetricians, pathologists and other consultants who may treat patients.
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