Dr Mohammed Azher graduated from King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan in 1978. He worked in various centres in the UK for his general professional and respiratory medicine training. He was appointed as a consultant chest physician in Armed Forces Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 1991 where he was involved in postgraduate education and training. Dr Azher joined Bedford Hospital in 2002.
He has a keen interest in postgraduate education and is currently foundation programme director and Royal College tutor for Bedford Hospital NHS Trust. He is lead respiratory physician for lung cancer and COPD. His research interest involves interstitial lung disease and pulmonary vascular problems.