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Dr. Samoon Ahmad

Psychiatry
New York, NY
34 years experience male

Locations

Integrative Center for Wellness

New York, NY

Address

381 Park Avenue South, Suite 620, New York, NY, United States
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My office hours

Wednesday: 4:00am - 9:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

8883512055

Insurances accepted

No Value

About

Bio

Welcome to Samoon Ahmad’s private practice, Integrative Center for Wellness. As a physician it is my philosophy and responsibility to evaluate my patients in a way that reflects the wisdom of Hippocrates and in his words states “ IT IS MORE IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHAT PERSON THE DISEASE HAS THAN WHAT DISEASE THE PERSON HAS”. I see each individual presenting with a unique set of issues/problems that requires a very tailored, and focused approach. I make every effort to guide my patients to understand the problems, the challenges, the nature of the treatment and the reasoning behind my recommendations. The practice is dedicated to the treatment of the whole patient. His philosophy encompasses various treatment modalities that range from medic

Specialties
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Psychiatry

Languages spoken

Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu

Doctor Q&A

20 Answers
31 Agrees
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samoon Ahmad
Psychiatry 34 years experience
Early Sign of DM: Sometimes hypoglycemia may be the first sign of your risk for diabetes. Metabolic asessement and evaluation by primary care or endocrinologist is recommended.
A member asked:
Dr. Samoon Ahmad
Psychiatry 34 years experience
Depends: Depression may mimic other disorders or may have other disorders associated with it, making it more complicated then it may seem. The primary care can prescribe an antidepressant but a specialist will be able to evaluate, and formulate a complete biopsychosocial history to integrate a comprehensive treatment plan. Treating depression or any of these conditions is more then just taking a pill.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samoon Ahmad
Psychiatry 34 years experience
Significant Anxiety: Your question seems to point to significant anxiety and does require proper evaluation, medication, therapy and ongoing regular monitoring. If therapy is not possible then at least regular visits for medication management are warranted. Depending upon your condition the monitoring could be tailored to yuor comfor level. Recommend discussing this issue with the provider.

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Jun 9, 2013
Dr. Ahmad is dedicated and very competent physician and always Has the best interest of his patients in mind
Feb 24, 2013
Hard pressed to find someone who cares more!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ahmad is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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thank you! because i kept overthinking if i had heart attack symptoms
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Just about covers everything I have been going through!
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Allama Iqbal Medical College
Graduated 1987MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Health Sciences Lahore, Allama Iqbal Medical College, Pakistan
Graduated 1987MD

Residency

NYU HOSPITALS CENTER
Completed 1996

Awards

FRANK OCHBERG AWARD FOR MEDIA AND TRAUMA STUDY, THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR TRAUMATIC STRESS STUDIES

Affiliations

American Psychiatric Association
American Medical Association
Royal College of Psychiatrists
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