Dr. Mutahar Ahmed

Dr-Mutahar-AhmedDr. Mutahar Ahmed, M.D. F.A.C.S., is a specialist in oncology, larparoscopic/robotic surgery, cryo surgery, and reconstructive urological surgery. He has special interest in prostate, bladder, and kidney cancer and minimally invasive approaches to treating them. Dr Ahmed has been an innovator in varieties of robotic and laparoscopic surgery, and was first to perform robotic radical cystectomy and sacrocolpopexy at Hackensack University Medical Center. He continues to teach other urologists this exciting technology.

Dr. Ahmed has privileges at Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, The Stone Center in Newark, UMDNJ in Newark, St. Barnabas Hospital in Livingston, and Holy Name Hospital in Teaneck. Dr. Ahmed serves as a Clinical Assistant in the Department of Surgery, Division of Urology at UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School.

Dr. Ahmed Has received numerous awards, including:

The Pfizer Scholars in Urology Award
The American Urological Association Praecis Pharmaceuticals Gerald P. Murphy
Scholars for distinction in study of prostate cancer
The Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award
Honored as one of New Jersey Monthly’s Top Doctors
Dr. Ahmed received his Bachelor’s Degree from New York University and obtained his Medical Degree at the State University of New York Upstate Medical University. He completed his general surgery and urologic surgical training at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ).

As an author, Dr. Ahmed has published and presented numerous papers and abstracts in urologic journals. He is a Board Certified Urologist and Diplomat of the American Board of Urology. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is an active member of the Society of Larapoendoscopic Surgeons, the American Endourologic Society, and the American Urological Association.