“My staff and I look forward to caring for you. My goal is to provide quality neurological care in a compassionate, comprehensive, and patient-centered environment. I offer impeccable service and coordinate treatment plans with those of your primary care physician and other consulting physicians.”

Board Certification

  • Neurology

Areas of Expertise

  • Back Pain and Neck Pain
  • Headache Medicine Specialist
  • Sleep Medicine Specialist



St. Vincents Hospital – University of Massachusetts
Sleep Medicine
Worcester, MA


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Chief Resident
Columbus, OH


Prince George’s Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cheverly, MD

Medical School

Ross University School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
North Brunswick Township, NJ

Undergraduate School

Virginia Commonwealth University
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Economics
Richmond, VA

Hospitals Affiliated With

MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
Suburban Hospital

Professional Associations

American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)


“Sleepwalking” Medscape (2015) Web.

“REM Behavior Disorder” Medscape (2014) Web.

Personal Interests

During his spare time, Dr. Ahmed enjoys, hiking, exercising, spending time with his family, and watching sports.


Dr. Syed Ahmed is from Richmond, Virginia and attended Virginia Commonwealth University where he studied Economics and Chemistry. Dr. Ahmed completed his medical training at the Ohio State University Medical Center and served as Chief Resident of Neurology. During his tenure, Dr. Ahmed received multiple awards, including Best Teaching Resident. Dr. Ahmed continued his training with a Fellowship in Sleep Medicine at the University of Massachusetts, St. Vincent Hospital.

As a board-certified neurologist and sleep specialist, Dr. Ahmed treats diseases of the nervous system and sleep disorders. Dr. Ahmed addresses migraines, insomnia, and seizures, as well as neurological conditions affecting mobility and balance, such as multiple sclerosis. Dr. Ahmed is also well-versed in treating issues of the spine, including neck and back pain and spine disorders.

He has published articles on neurology and sleep medicine and remains actively engaged in multiple professional organizations, including the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

Dr. Ahmed has also gained acknowledgment by his patients and received the Patients’ Choice Awards (2011 – 2015), Most Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 – 2015) and Top 10 Doctor in Maryland (2014).

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