Amanj Hassan Ahmad

Dr Amanj Ahmad had completed his higher medical training in London. He became a fellow of the Royal College of Medicine of England and was awarded his certificate of completion of training (Board Certification) in Geriatric /General internal medicine in 2016. He completed the prestigious National Fellowship in Geriatric medicine at the London teaching Hospital. Dr Ahmad was appointed as Geriatric Consultant in Ipswich Hospital in 2016 which is a Cambridge Hospital affiliated teaching and research center. It is one of the top 10 NHS Hospital in UK where he ran inpatient, outpatient and community home care for complex cases referred from east of England. Dr Ahmad has over 6 years of experience as a consultant in treating complex patients with multiple comorbidities, dementia, Parkinson's, polypharmacy and other common problems in geriatric medicine both inpatient and in community. He believes in patient centered care and compassionate care; his value is to make the care of your patient your first concern. As a consultant, he advanced and developed many services with his team of professionals to get the best world class care for frail elderly individuals. He has been part of multi-disciplinary team in supporting and improving care for patients with dementia, falls, and end of life care. He utilizes comprehensive geriatric assessment protocols to manage elderly patients holistically and tie up all aspects of patient’s care, especially in old patients who receive care from multispecialty he can bring all the care under one umbrella of geriatric care and thought everything through to make sure the patient had a safe and balanced care. Dr Ahmad placed vital importance on communication, support and detailed discussion with patients, family and career. He proposed medical treatment, potential alternatives to any medical treatment and expected outcomes following treatment. He works alongside an excellent multi-disciplinary team including Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation medicine, Occupational therapist, speech and swallow therapist and other stake holder in health system so that our patient’s best interest be in the heart of all what we do. Dr Ahmad is MRCP tutor and examiner. He has interest in medical education and has extensive background in teaching and examining medical students of UCL London and Cambridge University. He organized national and regional teaching programme and presented in national programme at the international conferences. He is an advocate for frail patients and does his best with his time to make sure everything will be in the best interest of the patients. He works to protects elderly patient from any harm as result of medical or surgical intervention.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English, Kurdish
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Geriatrician
Branches : American Hospital Dubai

Credentials:

  • FRCP London Royal College of Medicine of England, RCP London, United Kingdom
  • CCT – Geriatric, General Internal Medicine, General Medical Council, United Kingdom
  • SCE Geriatric, Royal College London, United Kingdom
  • DGM (Geriatric), Cardiff University Hospital, United Kingdom
  • MRCP UK, Royal College of Medicine of England, United Kingdom

Professional Associations:

  • British Geriatric Society (BGS)
  • Royal College of Medicine London (RCP London)
  • British Medical Association (BMA)
  • General Medical Council (GMC)

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant Physician, ESNEFT (East Suffolk North east Essex Foundation Trust), United Kingdom
  • Registrar Training, University College London Hospital (UCL), Barnet Hospital, United Kingdom
  • Specialist Training Program, Northeast London Deanery, United Kingdom

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Dementia - Diagnostic assessment, Management, medical and non-medical treatment, individualized care plan. Falls – Prevention, assessment and, management as per (NICE guideline) national institute of clinical excellence. Parkinson’s disease, diagnosis, treatment, medical and multidisciplinary care approach. Chronic Conditions in elderly, management and optimization as per up-to-date guideline and protocols to reduce morbidities and complication. Rehabilitation and supporting patient with mobility issues, care, support and how to manage and lead independent life in their own home with minimal symptoms or pain. Acute and Chronic pain management in complex care situation, with multiple medical and psychological problems and polypharmacy. Best Medical care for those patients who are near end of life and help them to be symptoms free. Good inpatient care, helping and looking after elderly patients in ER, inpatients, Clinic and home care in community in-patient home to avoid hospital trip. Preoperative and postoperative care in frail elderly patients with complex medical history and major operation including hip fracture or laparotomy. Supporting family and career to avoid career’s burn out as looking after elderly patient with complexity and large care package can be emotionally and physically challenging for family and career. Patient and family education about age and aging and how to cope and manage those change which naturally comes with it.