Dr Imran Riaz

Consultant Rheumatologist and Internal Medicine

MBBS, MRCP (Med), MRCPI (Med) MRCP (Rheumatology) PGCMD (Medical Education)

Year qualified:1997

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr. Riaz provided comprehensive service for Muscle, Joint and bone disorders like Rheumatoid arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Psoriatic arthritis, Osteoporosis, Back pain, shoulder pain etc. He has expertise in diagnosis and management of complicated Rheumatology patients with lupus, Sjogren’s, Myosistis, Scleroderma and vasculitis. He is trained to use musculoskeletal ultrasound to establish diagnosis and access response of treatment in inflammatory joint disease. He can perform all sort of joint injections for pain relief.

He is actively involved in teaching, research and formulating treatment pathways in his hospital. In recognition for his services he has been awarded with multiple clinical excellence awards. He has honorary role as lecturer in Norwich medical school and clinical tutor in Cambridge medical school. He is member of East of England rheumatology training committee.

Dr. Riaz takes pride in providing high quality care to his patient. Consultation is provided in friendly, calm environment where patient don’t feel rush through. Ample time is given to patient to express their concerns and ask questions. Dr. Riaz hold certification in Rheumatology and General internal medicine hence can provide advice about general medical issues at same time.

He is member of Royal college of Physicians UK as well as Ireland. He is actively involved in research taking part in multiple studies and has presented in international conferences.

Professional Memberships

  • Consultant Rheumatologist & Internal Medicine
  • Horonary Senior Lecturer Norwich Medical School
  • University of Cambridge Senior Clinical Tutor
  • Lead Learning facilitator for Physician Associates.

Clinical Interests

Arthritis 

  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Gout
  • Spondyloarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis

Bone disorders

  • Osteoporosis
  • Backache
  • Shoulder pain
  • Knee pain
  • Hand pain

Connective tissue disorders

  • Lupus
  • Sjogren’s
  • Systemic sclerosis
  • Myositis.

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, King's Lynn

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