Irfan Ahmed

Consultant interventional radiologist


Irfan Ahmed was appointed as a consultant interventional radiologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust in 2009.

Education and training

  • Fellow of Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR) – Royal College of Radiologists, 2006
  • Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) – Royal College of Physicians London, 2003
  • Bachelor of medicine, bachelor of surgery (MBBS) – Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Medical School, 2000
  • Bachelor of science (BSc (Hons)) - biochemistry and basic medical science, 1997

Research interests

  • FEMME trial – uterine artery embolization for fibroid symptoms vs myomectomy
  • UK ROPE study on prostate artery embolisation
  • Lutonix registry for drug eluting balloons in peripheral arterial occlusive disease
  • VIVO-EU Zilver Vena registry for venous obstructive disease


  • Best educational poster – British Society of Interventional Radiologists, 2008
  • Pfizer prize – elective research essay on breast feeding in the developing world, 1999
  • British medical and dental elective trust prize, 1999
  • Distinction in basic medical sciences – Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Medical School, 1994

Last updated: September 2022

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