Dr. Syed Waseem Ahmed finished his Medical School in Pakistan at Dow Medical College in 2001, after which he went to England for his post-graduate training. He completed his Internal Medicine and Acute Care Medicine training In United Kingdom and worked there for three and a half years after which he relocated to USA in 2008 for further training.
In USA, he completed his Internal Medicine residency training at University of Illinois in Chicago in 2011. He was than associated with East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina where he completed a fellowship in Nephrology in 2013. At ECU, he had the opportunity to treat patients with advanced and chronic kidney disease, hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, glomerular diseases, hypertension, electrolyte, fluid and acid base dis-balance and autoimmune diseases.
He then moved to Delaware with his family where he practiced Nephrology along with working in hospital medicine. Admiring Southern living, Dr. Ahmed and his wife moved back to LaGrange, Georgia in 2018.
He is currently working in Hospital Medicine and also working as a Nephrologist in our area. His wife, Dr. Sana Makhdoom who is a Rheumatologist , also works at LaGrange Internal Medicine where they hope to bring compassionate care and health improvement to our community.
Dr. Ahmed is American College of Physicians Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology. He is currently seeing patients with chronic and advanced kidney disease, hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients, patients with hypertension, electrolyte and fluid abnormalities, intrinsic glomerular and tubular diseases, kidney stones and autoimmune diseases affecting the kidneys. He aims to provide personal and compassionate care to his patients in order to improve their health and quality of life.
In his free time, Dr.Ahmed enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis with his son who is 8 years old and reading books to his daughter who is 5 years old.