Saeed Ahmed, MD


MENTOR | PAPANA MENTORSHIP PROGRAM | Medical Director of West Ridge Center at Rutland Regional Medical Center

Saeed Ahmed , MD


Year of Experience: 12
Specialization: Psychiatry
Sub Specialization: Addiction Psychiatry
Affiliated Hospital: Rutland Regional Medical Center, Vermont
Institute of Medical Graduation: Sindh Medical College Karachi, Pakistan
Education MD
Certifications: Adult Psychiatry residency at Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, New York | Addiction Psychiatry fellowship at the Boston University Medical Center/ VA Boston Healthcare System
Languages: English, Urdu

Saeed Ahmed, MD, is a board-certified psychiatrist who serves as the Medical Director of West Ridge Center at Rutland Regional Medical Center, Vermont. After graduating from Sindh Medical College Karachi, Pakistan, he completed an Adult Psychiatry residency at Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, New York, followed by the Addiction Psychiatry fellowship at the Boston University Medical Center/ VA Boston Healthcare System.

In addition to clinical work, his research interests include substance use disorders, specifically micro-induction of Buprenorphine/Naloxone, Kratom addiction, the therapeutic role of psychedelics in addiction and mental health conditions, off-label medication “repurposing” in substance use disorders, and increasing access to and reducing barriers to the utilization of available treatments for substance use disorders.