Dr Amer Saleem

Consultant Respiratory Physician

BSc, MBBS, MCPS Medicine (Pak), MRCP (UK), FCPS Pulmonology (Pak), FRCP (Glasg), FCCP (US)

Personal profile

Dr Amer Saleem is a consultant in respiratory medicine based in Bedford and Milton Keynes, and registered both in UK & ROI (with specialist registration in Respiratory Medicine). He has private practice in various different hospitals across UK & ROI.

Dr Saleem has been working in the field of respiratory medicine since 2006 and his first appointment as a respiratory consultant in the UK was in 2014. He gained his interventional pulmonology experience from UCL.

Over the past 15 years, he has participated in various national and international clinical trials and also has published case reports, review articles and original articles in various medical journals. He has keen interest in teaching and training and has supervised medical students, junior doctors and respiratory trainees. #

Dr Saleem has extensive experience of diagnosing and treating general respiratory conditions including lung cancer, COPD, asthma, sarcoidosis, sleep apnoea and interstitial lung disease.

Professional Memberships

  • British Thoracic Society (BTS)
  • European Respiratory Society (ERS0
  • Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow (RCS)

Clinical Interests

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) TBNA
  • Focused pleural ultrasound and ultrasound guided pleural procedures
  • Spirometry and lung functions
  • Sleep studies

NHS and/or University Posts

Consultant Respiratory Physician at Bedford Hospital NHS Trust

Year qualified:

2002