• Dr. Ahmed came to UAB in November 2015 as an Assistant Professor of Medicine in Interventional Endoscopy in the Basil I. Hirschowitz Center of Endoscopic Excellence.   He received his training in Advanced Endoscopy at Yale University after completing his Fellowship at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.  He obtained his medical degree at SUNY. His interests are in ERCP, therapeutic EUS, EMR, cystgastrostomy, endoscopic suturing, luminal stenting, dilation, enteroscopy, optically enhanced endoscopy, endoscopic obesity management and general gastroenterology procedures.
  • Research Overview

  • Therapeutic endoscopy
    Healthcare economics
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, State University of New York System : Buffalo 2008
  • North Shore University Hospital, Internship 2009
  • NYP/Columbia University Medical Center, Residency 2011
  • Yale University School of Medicine, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2014
  • Full Name

  • Ali Ahmed