Dr. Amjad Z Ahmad MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Amjad Ahmad is an ophthalmologist in Calumet City, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Edward Hospital and MacNeal Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Ahmad accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 22 doctors at Edward Hospital and one of 15 at MacNeal Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1995 - 1998

William Beaumont Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1994 - 1995

University of Michigan Medical School
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 14 years in Ophthalmology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Silicone Spacer Repair of Medial Rectus After Iatrogenic Orbit Fracture.
Krakauer, M., Aakalu, V.K., Davis, P.L., Ahmad, A.Z.

Late-onset orbital hematoma secondary to alloplastic orbital implant mimicking transient ischemic attacks.
Gupta, S., Aakalu, V.K., Ahmad, A.Z.

Periorbital physical urticaria in an anophthalmic patient with dermatographism.
Gupta, S., Aakalu, V.K., Sajja, K., Rosso, R.O., Ahmad, A.Z.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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