About Ifty Ahmed, MD

Board Certified Dermatologist and Dermatopathologist in Sun City West, AZ & Phoenix, AZ

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Ifty Ahmed MD

Board Certified Dermatologist and Dermatopathologist

Ifty Ahmed, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist, dermatopathologist, and anatomic pathologist. He brings over 30 years of experience to the Ahwatukee Skin & Laser team in Phoenix and Sun City West, Arizona. 

Dr. Ahmed received his training at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. He completed an internship and residency in anatomic pathology at the University of Utah before completing a residency in dermatology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. 

At the Mayo Clinic, Dr. Ahmed worked as an academic professor of dermatology, senior consultant in dermatology, director of dermatopathology, and co-director of the Dermatopathology Fellowship program. 

He has served on several editorial boards, including the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Journal of Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery, and the International Journal of Dermatology. Dr. Ahmed currently serves on the editorial panel of the American Journal of Dermatopathology. 

He is the recipient of several practice and teaching awards and has over 100 published abstracts and manuscripts to his credit. 

Dr. Ahmed spends his free time traveling, fly fishing, skiing, and helping his humanitarian foundation.