Dr Farhan Ahmed

Consultant Chemical Pathologist & Metabolic Physician

MBBS, FRCPath, MRCP, MSc Clinical Chemistry, MPH, MSc Public Health (Sydney)

Year qualified:1996

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr Ahmed is Consultant, Clinical Lead and Clinical Director in Chemical Pathology and Metabolic Medicine at Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Trust.

He is also an honorary Consultant and Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Oxford and is involved in teaching and examining with the University of Buckingham Medical School.

Dr Ahmed completed his dual speciality training at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. Whilst working in Nottingham, he obtained his Speciality Certificate Exam in Diabetes and Endocrinology as well an MSc in Clinical Chemistry.

After completing his MBBS, he spent time in Sydney, Australia where he obtained an MSc in Public Health. Dr Ahmed has worked with renowned Professors, Doctors and professionals from Oxford and Nottingham and he has published a range of works in both national and international journals.

His interests lie in chemical pathology, lipid disorders, diabetes, endocrinology and metabolic medicine. Dr Ahmed holds a regular practice at the Saxon Clinic and you can book an appointment with him by calling 01908 665533.

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of The Royal College of Pathologists (UK)
  • Member of The Royal College of Physicians (UK)
  • Member of General Medical Council
  • The Medical and Defence Union of Scotland

Clinical Interests

  • Cholesterol disorders
  • Kidney Stones Prevention
  • Biochemical and Electrolytes Disorders (including Vitamin and Mineral)
  • Metabolic Bone disorders (e.g Vitamin D related problems, osteoporosis)
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity and Nutrition
  • Lactose Intolerance

Research interests

  • Lactose intolerance and genetic testing
  • Bone Markers for Osteoporosis

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • Consultant Chemical Pathologist & Metabolic Physician at Milton Keynes University NHS Trust
  • Honorary Consultant Chemical Pathologist & Metabolic Physician at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Oxford

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