Medical Director- Kansas City
Ahmed Baig is a Medical Director for VITAS Healthcare the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care. Dr. Baig oversees the medical care and treatment of VITAS patients in their homes, nursing homes, assisted living communities and personal care homes in Kansas City, Kansas. He also consults with patients’ attending physicians, supervises VITAS team physicians, guides staff and volunteers, and serves as a resource to practicing physicians and other healthcare professionals on the benefits of hospice and palliative care for patients and their families.
Dr. Baig joined VITAS in 2011. Board certified in Family Medicine with training in Geriatric Medicine, Dr. Baig has been in private practice in Kansas City since 1989.
A native of Hyderabad, India, Dr. Baig earned Bachelor’s and Medical Degrees from Osmania University in Hyderabad. He served as Senior House Officer in Gerontology at Northern General Hospital at the University of Sheffield in England and completed a residency program at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center in Spartanburg, South Carolina. He is a member of the Southwest Clinical Society of Kansas City.