Dr. Shaheena Ahmed is a board certified Pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She completed her pediatric residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in Chicago. Prior to joining Heartland Health Centers in 2010, she worked in two Federally Qualified Health Centers and in private practice.
Dr. Ahmed maintains a general pediatric practice for infants through young people age 18, but especially enjoys caring for newborns and educating mothers on their new arrival. Her interests include newborn medicine, maternal-infant education, and preventive medicine for school aged children. Dr. Ahmed values her communication skills and sense of humor in fostering a relaxing and respectful professional relationship.