Dr Mohammad Tauqeer Ahmad is a neurologist practising at Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore.
He has a special interest in strokes, epilepsy movement disorders and neuroimmunology. He has experience in treating strokes with neuro-intervention.
Dr Ahmad graduated from the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), India and later became a member of the Royal College of Physicians, London. He pursued his masters in internal medicine in National University of Singapore (NUS) and received his fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, UK. Furthermore, he has a fellowship from the Academy of Medicine, Singapore in neurology and internal medicine, as well as membership of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.
After completing his residency from AMU, he joined Singapore General Hospital (SGH) as a medical officer and worked in multiple departments such as internal medicine, haematology, cardiology and neurology. He then moved on to become a registrar at the National Neuroscience Institute (SGH) and completed his basic and advanced training at SGH. He was also a clinical tutor at NUS’ Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.
Dr Ahmad is actively involved in post-graduate and undergraduate medical training, as well as in imparting knowledge to allied healthcare workers and the public. He is an active participant in local committees and a reviewer to many peer-reviewed journals related to neurology. He has also published papers in journals such as Movement Disorders and the Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology.
He has also participated in many media interviews and public awareness programmes to share his experience and knowledge with the local public on his expertise in stroke management and neurology in general.
Throughout his medical career, Dr Ahmad has achieved many awards and recognition for his work in the medical landscape in Singapore, such as the Best Medical Officer Award (SGH), Service Quality Partners Award, Service with Gold Award and Service with a Heart Award.
MBBS (Aligarh Muslim U, India)
MRCP (UK) (RCP, United Kingdom)
M Med (Int Med) (NUS, Singapore)
MRCPS (RCPS, Glasgow, United Kingdom)
FAMS (Neurology) (Academy of Medicine, Singapore)
FRCPEd (RCP, Edinburgh, United Kingdom)