Dr Syed Rizvi

Consultant Physician

MBBS, FRCP(London), Diploma in Cardiology(London)

Clinical Interests

  • Cardio-respiratory problems
  • Blood pressure
  • Heart failure
  • Stroke
  • Asthma
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Management of acute and complicated medical problems

Professional Memberships

  • British Medical Association (BMA)
  • Medical Defence Union (MDU)
  • British Geriatrics Society (BGS)


Personal profile

Dr Syed Rizvi was trained as a Senior Registrar in General Medicine and Geriatric Medicine at St. Mary's Hospital London. Since then Dr Rizvi has become a Consultant Physician at Watford General Hospital.

He plays an active role in looking after acutely ill medical patients, with his areas of expertise lying in the treatment of complicated acutely ill medical patients whom are in need of a Physician's input.

Dr S Rizvi is responsible for a departmental teaching programme doctors in training as well as holding the role of clinical and educational supervisor for doctors and medical students.

He is also an examiner for the MRCP examination for the Royal College of Physicians London.

Areas of interest: Blood pressure, Heart failure, Pneumonia, asthma, Stroke, TIA, acute confusional state, urinary tract infections, falls, poor mobility, Parkinson's disease, cellulitis, home visits for patients who cannot come to clinics or are acutely ill.

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