Irfan Ahmed

Irfan Ahmed is a man with short dark hair

Consultant interventional radiologist

Biography

Irfan Ahmed qualified in 2000 from Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Medical School. After completing basic medical and then radiology training, he did a fellowship in interventional radiology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals followed by a fellowship at Barts and the London NHS Trust and an honorary fellowship at Great Ormond Street Hospital.

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

Education and training

  • FRCR – Royal College of Radiologists, 2006
  • MRCP – Royal College of Physicians London, 2003
  • MBBS – Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Medical School, 2000
  • BSc (Hons) Biochemistry & 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.

Awards

  • 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: April 2022

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