CONTACT: ANGIE TRACHTA
8798 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: Sept. 15, 1999
Ahmed joins Deer Creek Family Care in Tama-Toledo
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Mushtaq Ahmed, M.D., who specializes
in providing primary care services to people of all ages, has joined Deer
Creek Family Care at Deer Creek Health Center in Toledo.
Ahmed, a board certified specialist in family medicine,
has been in private practice since 1996. He practiced in New York before joining
Deer Creek Family Care, a clinical partnership between Grinnell Regional Medical
Center and University of Iowa Family Care.
Ahmed received his medical degree in 1993 and completed
his residency in family medicine at St. Francis Hospital in New York. He is
a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.
"We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Ahmed to Deer
Creek Family Care," said Terry Protextor, who manages the UI Family Care network
of primary care clinics. "He is very committed to serving the people of Tama,
Toledo and surrounding areas."
Ahmed said, "I am very pleased to be a part of Deer
Creek Family Care and the University of Iowa Health Care team. Their emphasis
on wellness education and health promotion is a perfect match. I look forward
to providing primary care services to the community."
Deer Creek Family Care is located in Deer Creek Health
Center, 401 First Avenue, Toledo.
For more information, or to schedule an appointment
with Dr. Ahmed, call 515-484-2602.