Imran N. Ahmad, MD

Imran N. Ahmad, MD

4.9 
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Primary Specialty

Interventional Cardiology

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Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford - 2004
Residency:
Stanford Health Care-Sponsored Stanford University - 2007
Fellowships:
Cleveland Clinic Foundation - 2010

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease (Certified)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Interventional Cardiology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Health System Clinician, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
On Medical Staff At:
Central DuPage Hospital
Delnor Hospital
Huntley Hospital
Kishwaukee Hospital
McHenry Hospital
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Woodstock Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

107 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

97 Reviews

November 13, 2020

5.0

Very thorough in his examinations

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November 13, 2020

5.0

Thorough and intensive care

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November 13, 2020

5.0

He communicates with me well

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November 13, 2020

5.0

Good doctors

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Dr. Ahmad did a good review of my health history. I'm pleased with his support and suggested route of treatment for my PAF. Offers good explanations of the next referral for treatment with cardiac electrophysiology

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Excellent facility with very good professional staff.

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November 07, 2020

5.0

Great listener, sincerely cares for you.

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November 07, 2020

5.0

Excellent Doctors and staff.

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November 05, 2020

5.0

Dr. Ahmad's staff were very professional and helpful especially Catie Rosa. As for Dr. Ahmad he was outstanding. He explain the \Aortic Heart Valve\" replacement process in great deal and spent a lot of time with my daughter and me answering our questions and concerns. Left his office with a lot of confidence in Dr. Ahmad's ability to perform this replacement procedure."

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November 05, 2020

5.0

I'm alive!

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November 04, 2020

5.0

This was my first appointment with Dr Ahmad. I felt comfortable with his knowledge and care for my heart health. I plan on continuing with him to keep my heart in good health.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

He was very interested in my case. He listened to me and all my concerns.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

Friendly and professional.

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October 30, 2020

5.0

Listens and explains

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October 30, 2020

5.0

Very professional

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October 30, 2020

5.0

Professional but a little less personal

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October 29, 2020

5.0

Easy to talk to. Answers questions in terms easy to understand

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October 28, 2020

5.0

Dr Ahmad is extraordinary. He took the time to explain in detail my options of getting a stress echo vs angiogram. He is kind, competent, polite and patient- all great qualities for a physician. Highly recommend him to anyone!!!

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October 27, 2020

5.0

He is personable and direct with his findings"recommendations. A really thorough physician!!

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October 27, 2020

5.0

Great office, easy to find, staff is courteous and professional!

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Very professional. Answered all my questions.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Very professional.

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October 23, 2020

5.0

He's a highly skilled cardiologist.

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October 23, 2020

5.0

The staff are all highly skilled, considerate and caring. It's always a pleasant experience to be there, regardless of my health status. I am confident in their skill level. You handle SO MANY patients every day, and yet ALL your staff, at ALL levels, are gracious, welcoming, and supportive. I'm grateful to receive services from your skilled team

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October 23, 2020

5.0

Happy with Dr Ahmad and staff, very punctual

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Great doctor

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Well taking care of

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October 20, 2020

5.0

The doctor has not performed any procedures on me so my experience with him is somewhat limited. But on following up on my status he has done a good job

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October 20, 2020

5.0

The doctor answered my questions in a clear manner. He did not appear rushed

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October 19, 2020

5.0

I been his patient for several years and have found him efficient, knowledgeable and a carrying doctor which builds trust in patients.

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October 19, 2020

5.0

Courteous, Efficient, Knowledgeable and helpful Doctor and staff

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October 17, 2020

5.0

Competency

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October 17, 2020

5.0

My results are positive. He is competent

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October 16, 2020

5.0

Same as above, plus I have complete confidence and trust in Dr. Ahmad after our informational meeting and question answer session.

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October 16, 2020

5.0

Dr., and coordinator and staff were extremely helpful, knowledgeable and courteous during my first visit to CDH.

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October 04, 2020

4.0

Impressed on first meeting...

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October 04, 2020

4.0

Exceptional people... very professional.... easy to work with!!

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October 01, 2020

5.0

He explains everything to you so you understand. You can ask him a question he takes the time to explain.

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Friendly. Sincere. Attentive.

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Articulate. Honest concern for my health and progress.

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Easy to communicate with" listens, knowledgeable

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Just met but initial impression is excellent.

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Prompt courteous reception , examination, and care.

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September 18, 2020

4.0

This is the very first time I met Dr. Ahmed, all though he explained me my condition well, but I felt he was in rush to conclude our appointment.

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Did a great job of explaining my condition.

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Puts me at ease

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September 15, 2020

5.0

I feel comfortable with them

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Professional and empathetic!

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Professional!

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Very satisfied

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Excellent patient care

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September 11, 2020

5.0

The staff I had contact with were friendly and helpful. Dr. Ahmad took his time with me and explained all to me in a kind and knowledgeable fashion.

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September 10, 2020

5.0

I trust him and respect his knowledge

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September 10, 2020

5.0

The doctors I have seen have been very professional and knowledgeable. I respect them.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

Dr. Ahmad gives you excellent care and shows concern for your health. He also answers all your questions.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

Very polished physician, and leader in Cardiology.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

Fast service by experts

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September 04, 2020

5.0

The team has performed professionally and managed my care with urgency and have demonstrated expertise in their specialty and patient care.

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September 03, 2020

5.0

He was very personable and careful to analyze my condition and discussed in depth the procedure we are considering.

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September 03, 2020

5.0

Very competent and through.

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August 31, 2020

5.0

Dr Ahmad is an amazing doctor that trust. He is always direct and to the point and always in a very respectful manner.

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August 27, 2020

5.0

Nice very good

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August 22, 2020

5.0

He's very polite and thorough. Answers all my questions?

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August 21, 2020

5.0

I WAS TREATED AS A PERSON OTHER THAN A PATIENT.. MY CARE HAS BEEN.VERY EASY AFTER SURGURY.. I AM HAPPY THAT I FOUND HIM FOR MY.CARDIO DOCTOR .

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August 20, 2020

5.0

Answers All Your Questions And Takes Good Care Of Patients

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August 20, 2020

5.0

Great Doctor!!

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August 18, 2020

5.0

Dr Ahmad explained my condition and options very clearly and concisely.

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August 18, 2020

5.0

Dr. Ahmad is not only knowledgabe but I trust him 100% to make the right informed decisions about my health. He is a really special and caring physician!

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August 18, 2020

5.0

Dr Ahmad was always up to date on the cases he handles. A compassionate doctor to his patient. He gives you praises that would boost your morale.

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Very good bedside manner.

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Great bed side manor, explains things so you can really understand.

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August 14, 2020

4.0

Pleasant and professional.

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August 12, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable, professional, answers questions, listens respectfully

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July 24, 2020

5.0

Takes.time and answers all my question.

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July 24, 2020

5.0

The staff is excellent caring people for the patients..Dr. I. Ahmad listens to whats occuring, he takes his time with each person, not in any hurry to get out of the exam room.Bedside manner is fantastic

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July 23, 2020

5.0

Dr. Ahmad explains everything in great detail. I went through aortic valve replacement with very little pain and I could not be more thankful to Dr. Ahmad and Northwestern Medicine.

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July 17, 2020

5.0

Excellent physician! Excellent care!

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July 17, 2020

5.0

He was very friendly and took time to explain things to me in a way I could understand.

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July 17, 2020

5.0

Dr. Ahmad is extremely \good\"..I would recommend him to anyone without reservation...He is the BEST!"

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July 06, 2020

5.0

He asked me all the right questions and gave me the information that I needed to move forward with the procedure that I need completed

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July 03, 2020

5.0

He saved my life. Needed a stent for sever blockage.

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July 02, 2020

5.0

First of all, he's brilliant, he explains everything clearly and honestly. He follows up on his patients and shows what steps are to be taken in your health care.

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June 30, 2020

5.0

Professional, empathetic, informative, smart!

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June 30, 2020

5.0

Were able to see me on short notice. Dr. Ahmad took time to answer my questions and suggest a plan of action.

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June 29, 2020

5.0

Dr. Ahmad is professional, down to earth, remembers who you are and your issues. A consummate professional. I've recommended him to others and will continue to do so.

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June 25, 2020

5.0

The Dr is personable and answers all questions. He's not in a hurry to cut our time short.

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June 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. Ahmad is so kind and knowledgeable. He takes time to explain my medical situation and to reassure me. He is attentive and really listens.

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June 19, 2020

5.0

Were knowledgeable. Very efficient.

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June 19, 2020

5.0

Dr. Ahmad is very good in explaining the conditions & discussing potential solutions. Very empathetic & sympathetic.

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June 12, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable and caring professional

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June 12, 2020

5.0

Great care and enthusiasm!

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June 11, 2020

5.0

Thorough, efficient, good communicator, personable. Good credetials too. In short I like him and am comfortable with him

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June 05, 2020

5.0

HE came BACK AFTER hours TO check ON ME!!

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June 05, 2020

5.0

I'VE alreadyreccomhlended you & Is HAPPY. Servic is courteous. Polite. Professional. Caring. Through.

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June 05, 2020

5.0

Best smartest doctor there is.

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June 05, 2020

5.0

Best doctor there is, saved my life

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June 01, 2020

5.0

Personable and professional

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