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Irfan Ahmed, MD

AhmedDr. Ahmed is a highly-experienced, board-certified radiation oncologist who specializes in providing advanced radiation therapy to treat all types of cancers, including brain, head and neck, thoracic and gastrointestinal cancers. Dr. Ahmed completed medical school at the University of Mysore Medical College in Karnataka, India and fulfilled his residency at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, FL. Also board-certified in internal medicine, Dr. Ahmed practiced as a primary care physician
for four years before beginning radiation-oncology studies. He has been published in the International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics and was awarded a Research Travel Grant from the American Society for Radiation Oncology.

Dr. Ahmed is dedicated to providing the best possible cancer care by offering the most advanced treatments specifically tailored to each patient.

Education & Certifications

  • Residency, Radiation Oncology, University of South Florida, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Medical Degree, University of Mysore Medical College, Karnataka, India
  • Master of Science, Speech and Hearing, Central Institute for the Deaf, Washington University Medical School, St. Louis, MO
  • Certification, Wound Care, American Academy of Wound Management

Specialties

  • Brain cancer
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • General radiation oncology
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Thoracic tumors

External Beam Radiation Therapy Services

  • 3D&4D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)
  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)