Meet Our Providers

With providers practicing in 50 specialties at 13 convenient locations, it’s easy to find the right healthcare team at Carle.

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Medical Services

Carle Foundation Hospital

Based in Urbana, Ill., the Carle Foundation Hospital is a 413-bed regional care hospital that has achieved Magnet® designation. It is the area's only Level 1 Trauma Center.

611 W. Park Street, Urbana, IL 61802   |   (217) 383-3311

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center is comprised of a 24-bed critical access hospital and medical clinic based in Hoopeston, Illinois.

701 E. Orange Street, Hoopeston, IL 60942   |   (217) 283-5531

Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Located in Olney, Ill., Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a 134-bed hospital with nearly 600 employees serving portions of eight counties in southeastern Illinois.

800 East Locust St, Olney, IL 62459   |   (618) 395-2131

Convenient Care vs. ED

Carle Convenient Care offers same-day treatment for minor illnesses and injuries through walk-in appointments.

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Philanthropy gives hope to patients and helps take health care in our community to a whole new level.

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Zeeshan Ahmad, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Spine Institute, Neurosciences


Joined Carle: 2005


Neuroscience Institute (primary)

610 N. Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 383-3528


1002 Medical Center Drive
Monticello, IL 61856
(217) 762-6000

Medical Training


  • Orthopaedic, Spine and Musculoskeletal, Portner Orthopedic Rehabilitation, Inc, Honolulu, Hawaii, 2001-2004


  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, New Orleans, La., 1997-2001


  • Adult Medicine, Civil Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan,
  • Surgery, Sindh Institute of Urology & Transplantation, Karachi, Pakistan,



  • MD, Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, 1990


  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Board of Pain Medicine

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Pain Medicine
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
  • North American Spine Society
  • Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports & Occupational Rehabilitation