Azam S. Ahmed
MD, FACS

  • Neurosurgery
Azam S. Ahmed, MD, FACS

About

Dr. Ahmed specializes in surgery for complex skull base tumors (meningiomas, pituitary adenomas, and acoustic neuromas), cerebrovascular disorders and neuroendovascular surgery. He also works closely with ear, nose and throat physicians for endoscopic skull base surgery. Some of Dr. Ahmed's research was directed at improving visualization for neuroendovascular procedures. The main goal of this research was to streamline stroke care and assist with clinical decision making while developing a user-friendly interface.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Neurological Surgery

Practice locations

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  • University Hospital - Neurosurgery
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • University Hospital - Neuroendovascular Surgery Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • University Hospital - Pituitary Tumor Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • University Hospital - Facial Nerve Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6190
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    • We provide a unique approach bringing together experts from multiple medical specialties including.This combined expertise provides the highest level of facial reconstruction and helps remove confusion about which specialists to see.

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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Neurological Surgery
Medical School
  • Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL
Fellowships

Neuroendovascular, Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoeniz, AZ

Residencies
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internships
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI

Specialties

  • Neuroendovascular Surgery
  • Moya-Moya
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Transphenoidal Craniotomy
  • Endoscopic Spine Surgery
  • Intraoperative MRI (iMRI)