Waseem Ahmad Raja

Dr. Waseem Ahmad Raja is a Rheumatology Specialist and has worked as a Consultant Physician and Rheumatologist at the Health Services Executive Ireland. An MRCP from UK and Ireland and FRCP from Edinburgh, Dr Raja has also substantial teaching experience. He has a vast clinical expertise, including diagnosis and management of muscle and joint diseases such as Gout, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus(SLE),Osteoarthritis, Myositis; Osteoporosis, Fibromyalgia, Shoulder, Neck and Back pain.

Spoken Languages : English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Specialist Rheumatology
Branches : American Hospital Dubai


  • MSc in Rheumatology, United Kingdom, UK
  • European Certificate of Rheumatology, European League Against Rheumatism, Netherland
  • Specialty Certificate in Rheumatology, Royal College of Physicians , United Kingdom
  • Certificate of Specialist Doctor, Irish Medical Council, Ireland
  • Membership, Royal College of Physicians, Ireland
  • Membership, Royal College of Physicians, United Kindom

Professional Associations:

  • Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh Regional Adviser for United Arab Emirates
  • Fellow American College of Rheumatology
  • Fellow Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • Member American College of Physicians

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant, Health Services Executive, Ireland
  • Trainee Specialist Registrar, Health Services Executive, Ireland

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Diagnosis and Management of Muscle and Joint Diseases, such as Gout, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spondyloarthritis; Osteoarthritis, and Myositis
  • Diagnosis and Management of Connective Tissue Disease and Autoimmune Disease, such as Lupus SLE,Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Shoulder, Neck and Back Pain Evaluation and Treatment
  • Bursitis and Tendinitis, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Soft tissue disorders eg:Firomyalgia
  • Joint and Soft Tissue Injection
  • Osteoporosis, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Muscle Weakness and Fatigue, Evaluation and Treatment
  • Treatment using the latest novel biologic drugs/anti -TNF blockers

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