Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Raheel Ahmed, MD, PhD

  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgery

About

Dr. Ahmed specializes in pediatric and congenital neurosurgery, pediatric epilepsy, laser thermal ablation, brain tumors, craniofacial disorders, Chiari malformations and craniocervical anomalies.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Neurological Surgery

Practice locations

  • American Family Children's HospitalPediatric Neurosurgery Clinic
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6420
    • Closed now
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  • American Family Children's HospitalPediatric Craniosynostosis Clinic
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6420
    • Closed now
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  • American Family Children's HospitalPediatric Neuro-oncology Clinic
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6420
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  • American Family Children's HospitalComprehensive Pediatric Neurocutaneous Disorders Clinic
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6420
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  • University HospitalPediatric Epilepsy Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 890-6500
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  • American Family Children's HospitalBirthmarks and Vascular Anomalies Program
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6420
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  • American Family Children's HospitalPediatric Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies Clinic
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-2376
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  • American Family Children's HospitalPediatric Spina Bifida Clinic
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6420
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  • UnityPoint Health - MeriterFetal Diagnosis and Treatment Center
    • 202 S. Park Street / Madison, WI
    • (608) 417-6667
    • Closed now
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Internal Medicine
Medical School
  • Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
Fellowships

Pediatric Neurosurgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada

Minimally Invasive Neuroendoscopy, St. Radbound University Medical Center, Nijmegen, Netherlands

Neurosurgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA.

Residencies
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA
Internships
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Specialties

Additional conditions and treatments
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Brain Tumor Care
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Head Trauma
  • Hydrocephalus (Pediatric)
  • Intraoperative MRI (iMRI)
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy (LITT)
  • Moya-Moya
  • Pediatric Epilepsy (Neurosurgery)
  • Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery

Research and publications

Dr. Ahmed's research focuses on the surgical management of epilepsy and pediatric congenital spinal disorders.