Omar Ahmed, MD MBA is a leading neurologist in New York City. He is the first and only American and European board certified neurologist in private practice.
Dr. Ahmed did residencies in internal medicine at University Hospitals of Cleveland and neurology at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He founded Northern Medical Care and its Apex Neurology offices are conveniently located in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens.
Dr. Ahmed also completed a research fellowship in surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He studied nerve regeneration and published the chapter on transplantation in the Handbook of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Ahmed offers cosmetic services in Manhattan and Queens.
Dr. Ahmed is known for his attentive bedside manner and explaining disorders and treatments in detail, ensuring patient understanding of their condition and prognosis. He also serves as an expert witness in workers compensation and no fault auto accident cases.
Dr. Ahmed was previously a healthcare investment banker at UBS and Citi, focusing on biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. He maintains a strong interest in the research and development of new therapies and their application in clinical practice.
Dr. Ahmed earned dual undergraduate degrees cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, now known as the Vagelos Life Sciences & Management program. He obtained his medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio and graduate degree from Cornell University.