About Dr. Sumaira Ahmed

Dr. Sumaira Ahmed, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Antonio, TX. Her specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

4 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sumaira Ahmed is Great. Dr. Sumaira Ahmed has been rated by 4 patients. From those 4 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sumaira Ahmed is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

SAN ANTONIO BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE HOSPITAL

8550 Huebner Rd
San Antonio, TX 78240
(210) 541-5300

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Specialties

Dr. Sumaira Ahmed has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.<br>He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sumaira Ahmed has the following 11 expertise

  • Mental Illness
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mood Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Depression
  • Personality Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Board Certifications

Dr. Sumaira Ahmed is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Sumaira Ahmed accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO

Locations & Directions

SAN ANTONIO BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE HOSPITAL, 8550 Huebner Rd, San Antonio, TX
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