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DR NADIA IRFAN
Highly motivated,dedicated and clinicallycompetentgeneral practitioner with experience caring for patients from a
range of cultural backgrounds.I am committed to pursuing a role in which I can help people maintain their health and
quality of life.
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Sindh Medical College
Dow Medical University
Pakistan Medical and Dental council Pakistan till 2016
Ultrasound course 2010
DHA eligibility and mrcp part 1 attempting
Key Skills and Abilities
Interpersonal skills and bedside manner
Ability to put patients atease and inspire their trust. Highly developed communication skills enable me to listen,
respond and adaptto patients from a range of cultural backgrounds in a clear and empathetic manner.I have a
genuine concern for all patients and take the time to explain their condition and treatmentoptions.
Reliable medical knowledge and diagnostic skills
Proven ability to make sound diagnoses following accurate case-taking,examination ofpatientand interpretation of
Ability to remaincalm under pressure
Experience working in hospitals and practices with limited staffand a high volume of patients who presentwith both
emergencyand non-emergencycases.Able to remain calm and methodical in myexamination,diagnosis and
treatmentof patients,even in testing situations.
General Practitioner, Qadri hospital and Medical Centre(ICU)
Greet patients and take personal histories,perform examinations,order laboratorytests,x-rays and other
Evaluate patients’ physical and mental health;refer patients to specialists where appropriate
Prescribe and administer medications and treatments
Perform routine surgery, such as primaryclosure techniques (suturing),ingrown toenail removal,skin lesion
biopsies and removal offoreign bodies from eyes,ears or wounds
Provide emergencycare for acute coronary syndrome and asthma attacks Inoculate patients,including children
from six weeks of age
Provide pre-natal and post-natal care
Perform skin cancer checks and minor surgical procedures,as required
Reportnotifiable diseases,such as pertussis and measles,to governmental authorities
Advise patients aboutstrategies for maintaining optimal health,including disease and accidentprevention.
General Practitioner, Patel Hospital Karachi
ICU and WardClinical attachment
Extensively monitor a patient’s condition by performing a review of systems (ROS). This involves checking their neurological,
cardiac, respiratory, digestive and urinary functions to make sure they are all responding appropriately.
Order special medical equipment, such as ventilators, catheters and feeding tubes and prescribe certain medications to help
stabilize the patient.
Order and interpret laboratory and diagnostic tests, such complete blood counts (CBC), metabolic profiles, echocardiograms,
electrocardiograms (EKGs), MRIs, CT scans and x-rays.
Removal of superficial foreign bodies
Nasal packing for epistaxis
Speculum insertion for vaginal swabs
Skin lesion biopsy
ECG and simple interpretation
Excision of skin lesions
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (CPR)
Skin Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
Procedural Sedation ofAdults and Children in EmergencyDepartment
Professional Associations Membership of the Royal Colleges of
Physicians of the United Kingdom