Dr Zia Ahmed MD has been in private practice in Brooklyn since 1999. He is compassionate and dedicated to the residents of East Flatbush Brooklyn and surrounding communities. Dr Ahmed is easy going and takes the time to communicate with his patients. He welcomes new patients to his newly renovated practice.
Dr Zia Ahmed MD’s goal is to improve individuals’ health by becoming a partner in health with the patient. He is the co-founder is a physician who is board certified endocrinology (American Board of Internal Medicine). He is multilingual in Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi and English. He has colleagues who are diabetes and obesity specialists who work with him to deliver the best care possible to the community.
Dr Zia Ahmed had worked in the community for more than 10 years at Brookdale Medical Center and recognizes the lack of resources in Endocrinology care in the area and has brought her expertise to the community in the hope of reducing health disparities by delivering healthcare directly to the consumer. Two of the most critical health problems in the community are diabetes and obesity. He brings tremendous expertise and ability to control a patient’s diabetes and have patients lose weight with innovative medical weight loss programs. His next expertise is thyroid disorders and has set up models of care in Thyroid Disorders.
Dr. Ahmed practices evidence based medicine and combines the best treatments for each individual depending on their wants, needs and response to treatments. She enjoys educating patients and believes education about patients’ concerns empowers and improves health.
Dr. Ahmed areas of expertise are thyroid disorders, diabetes mellitus, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, obesity and weight loss, women’s health and fertility. Healso manages pituitary and adrenal disorders, hormone replacement in both men and women, and adults with chromosomal abnormalities such as Turner’s and Klinefelter’s Syndrome and much, much more.
Dr. Zia Ahmed MD has established several evidence based tools for delivery of endocrinology care so that all staff and providers can follow her approach to endocrinology and metabolism.