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Altan Ahmed, MD
Program: Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Radiology
Locations: Moffitt Cancer Center
Cancer Types Treated: Head and Neck Cancer
Dr. Altan Ahmed is an Assistant Member in the Department of Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Radiology. Dr. Ahmed earned his MD at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and his MS in Human Genetics from Tulane University School of Medicine. He completed a Diagnostic Radiology Residency at the University of Florida, where he also served as Chief Resident. He recently completed a Vascular and Interventional Radiology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Ahmed’s clinical interests are in Interventional oncology including radioembolization, chemoembolization, microwave ablation and cryoablation. His primary research interest is the treatment of primary and metastatic liver malignancy and optimizing the conformality of locoregional therapies.
Education & Training
- Ahmed AF, Samreen N, Grajo JR, Zendejas I, Sistrom CL, Collinsworth A, Esnakula A, Shah JL, Cabrera R, Geller BS, Toskich BB. Angiosomal radiopathologic analysis of transarterial radioembolization for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 Jul;43(7):1825-1836. Pubmedid: 29052747.
- Ahmed A, Verma N, Barreto I, Mohammed TL. Low-dose Lung Cancer Screening at an Academic Medical Center: Initial Experience and Dose Reduction Strategies. Acad Radiol. 2018 Aug;25(8):1025-1030. Pubmedid: 29395799.
- Reynolds RJ, Ahmed AF, Danila MI, Hughes LB, Gregersen PK, Raychaudhuri S, Plenge RM, Bridges SL. HLA-DRB1-associated rheumatoid arthritis risk at multiple levels in African Americans: hierarchical classification systems, amino acid positions, and residues. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Dec;66(12):3274-3282. Pubmedid: 25524867. Pmcid: PMC4273668.
- Alebous HD, Cartee R, Vaccari D, Wright OA, Ahmed A, Hood RD, Johnson MD. Developmental control of inositol phosphate biosynthesis is altered in the brain of both curly and phenotypically normal straight tail mutant mice. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2009 Oct;85(10):822-827. Pubmedid: 19645052.