Dr. Zahid Ahmed
10 years experience male
Palo Alto, CA
Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Palo Alto
Zahid H. Ahmed was born and raised in California and attended the University of Michigan for his dental training. He was previously clinical faculty member at the University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry. He also is currently an attending staff dentist at the VA Hospital in Palo Alto and Stanford University Hospitals. He also see patients at his private office, Oaktown Dental, in Oakland, California. He completed a General Practice Residency at UCSF and is a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry as well as a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He believes continuous learning allows him to provide the best possible dental care for his patients. In addition to general dentistry, his focus includes implantology, prosthodontics, dental-alveolar surgery, hospital dentistry, and sedation. He places a high value on patient comfort.
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Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
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Feb 23, 2013
Very knowledgeable dentist with consistently thorough, to the point and articulate answers and advice!
Apr 5, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
Dec 24, 2014
Excellent dentist. Highly recommend.
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Education & Training
University of Michigan School of Dentistry
UCSF MEDICAL CENTER
Fellow, International Congress of Oral Implantologists
Fellowship, Academy General Dentistry
American Dental Association
Academy of General Dentistry
International Congress of Oral Implantologists