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About Dr. Bestoun H Ahmed

Dr. Bestoun H Ahmed, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Pittsburgh, PA. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Ahmed has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bestoun H Ahmed is Excellent. Dr. Bestoun H Ahmed has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Bestoun H Ahmed is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Minimally Invasive Bariatric & General Surgery

3380 Blvd of the Allies Ste 390
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Specialties

Dr. Bestoun H Ahmed has the following 1 specialty

  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

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Five Stars
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars
Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • University Of Baghdad

    Graduated in 1988

  • University Of Florida College Of Medicine At Jacksonville

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Bestoun H Ahmed accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • UPMC Health Plan
    • UPMC PPO
    • UPMC Premium Network Plans
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Minimally Invasive Bariatric & General Surgery, 3380 Blvd of the Allies Ste 390, Pittsburgh, PA
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