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Dr. Vaqar Ahmed, MD

Transplant Nephrology*
5.0 (7)
Map Pin Small Teaneck, NJ
Accepting new patients
23 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Vaqar Ahmed, MD

Dr. Vaqar Ahmed, MD is a Transplant Nephrology Specialist in Teaneck, NJ. They specialize in Transplant Nephrology, has 23 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from HAMDARD UNIVERSITY / HAMDARD COLLEGE OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY (HCMD) and is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. Dr. Ahmed, completed a residency at Michael Reese Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Ahmed an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Ahmed works at Practice in Teaneck, NJ with other offices in Hackensack, NJ. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Ahmed's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Azzariti Kolsky Pedimedica PA
    870 Palisade Ave, Teaneck, NJ 07666 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (201) 836-0897
  2. 2
    Hackensack University Medical Gr Organ Transplant
    20 Prospect Ave Ste 404, Hackensack, NJ 07601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (551) 996-2608

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  • Hackensack University Medical Center

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    About Dr. Vaqar Ahmed, MD

    Specialties*
    • Transplant Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 23 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1598961914
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Michael Reese Hospital
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    • Michael Reese Hospital
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    Medical Education
    • HAMDARD UNIVERSITY / HAMDARD COLLEGE OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY (HCMD)
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    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
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