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Fahd A. Ahmad, MD, MSCI

Instructor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Board Certifications


Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

emergency medicine for children

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-6111

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129



Masters of Science Degree : Clinical Investigation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis MO 2012
Fellowship: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2012
Medical Degree: University of Missouri School of Medicine- Columbia, MO 2006
Residency: Pediatrics, Texas Children's Hospital and Ben Taub General Hospital, Houston, TX 2009
Postdoctoral Mentored Training Program: Clinical Investigation, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2012

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Methods for Collecting Paired Observations From Emergency Medical Services and Emergency Department Providers for Pediatric Cervical Spine Injury Risk Factors.
Ahmad FA, Schwartz H, Browne LR, Lassa-Claxton S, Wallendorf M, Brooke Lerner E, Kuppermann N, Leonard JC
Acad Emerg Med. 2017 Apr; 24(4)432-441. doi: 10.1111/acem.13144.

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Initial Presentation of Neonatal Herpes Simplex Virus Infection.
Curfman AL, Glissmeyer EW, Ahmad FA, Korgenski EK, Blaschke AJ, Byington CL, Miller AS
J Pediatr. 2016 May; 172121-126.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.02.015.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impact of an Institutional Guideline on the Care of Neonates at Risk for Herpes Simplex Virus in the Emergency Department.
Ahmad FA, Storch GA, Miller AS
Pediatr Emerg Care. 2015 Aug 21;

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Computerized self-interviews improve Chlamydia and gonorrhea testing among youth in the emergency department.
Ahmad FA, Jeffe DB, Plax K, Collins KK, Schechtman KB, Doerhoff DE, Garbutt J, Jaffe DM
Ann Emerg Med. 2014 Oct; 64(4)376-84. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2014.01.031.

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The use of incentive spirometry in pediatric patients with sickle cell disease to reduce the incidence of acute chest syndrome.
Ahmad FA, Macias CG, Allen JY
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2011 Aug; 33(6)415-20. doi: 10.1097/MPH.0b013e31821ed4ce.

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