Iffat Ahmed, DO, Lockport Obesity Medicine Doctor

Iffat Ahmed, DO

Internal Medicine, Obesity Medicine - Weight Loss Management

250 Ratings
Years in Practice: 12 years
Practices In: Lockport
Patients Seen: Adults

I am com­mit­ted to deliv­er­ing excel­lent care by estab­lish­ing a strong doc­tor-patient rela­tion­ship root­ed in mutu­al respect, trust and open lines of com­mu­ni­ca­tion. I believe that edu­cat­ing my patients is a means of allow­ing them to be active par­tic­i­pants in opti­miza­tion of their health. I look for­ward to work­ing close­ly with you on your jour­ney to bet­ter health.

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1206 E. 9th St.

Lockport, Illinois 60441

630-967-3470 (Internal Medicine)
630-967-3470 (Obesity Medicine - Weight Loss Management)
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Board Certifications
Internal Medicine, Obesity Medicine
English, Urdu, Hindi
Clinical Interests

Hyper­ten­sion, Hyper­lipi­demia, Dia­betes, Obe­si­ty, Weight Loss Med­i­cine, Anx­i­ety, Depression

Personal Interests


Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Avenue Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 630-275-2700 Get Directions
Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St. Naperville, Illinois 60540 630-527-3000 Get Directions
Elmhurst Memorial Hospital
155 E. Brush Hill Road Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 331-221-1000 Get Directions
Midwestern University Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine Graduation Date: 2007 Degree: DO
Loyola University Medical Center Resident in Internal Medicine


Diabetes, Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension, Obesity, Weight


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

250 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

248 Ratings

Provider showed concern

248 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

244 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

244 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

242 Ratings


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
Apr. 25, 2022
"It was very hard for me to hear Dr. Ahmed as I do have hearing aids, but with medical masks, it's difficult to understand what Dr. Ahmed is saying to me. She IS concerned with my health and problems!"
Apr. 23, 2022
"Video visit This is the second time that I've been online with this Dr and she does not turn on her video."
Apr. 15, 2022
"I did recommend someone to her who is now a patient of hers!"
Apr. 15, 2022
"My experience with Dr. Ahmed was wonderful. She made me feel like a PERSON, rather than just another patient. She actively listened to my questions and concerns, gave thorough explanations and rationale for her medical recommendations."
Apr. 14, 2022
"*Dr. Ahmed is great. She has helped me so much!"
Mar. 25, 2022
Mar. 21, 2022
"This was the best dr appointment I have ever had"
Mar. 14, 2022
"Dr. Was kind and very thorough. I appreciated her honesty. Her bedside manner was excellent."
Mar. 1, 2022
"Dr. A hmed was very thorough and answered all my questions. The only exception was we did not talk about about why she requested the visit. I asked but apparently we had ran out of time."
Mar. 1, 2022
"*Dr. Ahmed, she's the greatest, luv her."
Feb. 23, 2022
"Very effective weight loss clinic"
Feb. 16, 2022
"I would tell people about the triage problem, but would recommend the doctor."
Jan. 31, 2022
"Dr Ahmed was wonderful, amd a very thoughtful doctor, However, it's impossible to make an appointment online, I liked Du Page Medical Group where one could make an appointment ONLINE. Very frustrating not to have this service!"
Jan. 5, 2022
"Dr. has too many patients. Appointment was rushed."
Jan. 4, 2022
"She was very knowledgeable and understanding of my struggles. She provided relevant information and cared more about treating me as a whole person and not just my issue."
Jan. 3, 2022
Dec. 29, 2021
"The doctor was great, your system and customer service are not."
Dec. 15, 2021
"She goes through the visit WAY to fast! Trying to leave the room before she even finishes talking."
Dec. 15, 2021
"OMG - she is wonderful! I'm a guy seeing DO in the weight clinic and could not be more comfortable or happy with the physician."
Nov. 23, 2021
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