Dr. Amina Ahmed MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Amina Ahmed is an obstetrician-gynecologist in Iowa City, Iowa and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County. She received her medical degree from Rush Medical College and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. Ahmed accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 83 doctors at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and one of 8 at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Gynecologic Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Ranked #15 in Gynecology

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
High performing in Gynecology

John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County

Education & Medical Training

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2001–2005

Rush Medical College
Class of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified 7 years in Obstetrics & Gynecology

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified 4 years in Gynecologic Oncology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

IA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow (FACOG), American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Publications & Presentations

Sleep disturbance, distress, and quality of life in ovarian cancer patients during the first year after diagnosis.
Clevenger, L.,Schrepf, A.,Degeest, K.,Bender, D.,Goodheart, M.,Ahmed, A.,Dahmoush, L.,Penedo, F.,Lucci, J.,Thaker, P. H.,Mendez, L.,Sood, A. K.,Slavich, G. M.,Lutgendorf, S. K.

Microvessel density and p53 mutations in advanced-stage epithelial ovarian cancer.
Nadkarni, N. J.,Geest, K. D.,Neff, T.,Young, B. D.,Bender, D. P.,Ahmed, A.,Smith, B. J.,Button, A.,Goodheart, M. J.

Cortisol and inflammatory processes in ovarian cancer patients following primary treatment: Relationships with depression, fatigue, and disability.
Schrepf, A., Clevenger, L., Christensen, D., Degeest, K., Bender, D., Ahmed, A., Goodheart, M. J., Dahmoush, L., Penedo, F., Lucci, J. A., Ganjei-Azar, P., Mendez, L., Markon, K., Lubaroff, D. M., Thaker, P. H., Slavich, G. M., Sood, A. K., Lutgendorf, S. K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

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