Dr. Arifa Hafeez M.B.B.S

Dr. Arifa Hafeez General Physicisian

PERSONAL PROFILE

Dr Arifa is a GP with over 14 years of experience including 4 years in Qatar. She is well experienced in patient care and management in the acute and chronic setting, and also well experienced with documentation and teaching.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Identify warning signs and assess urgent cases as a matter of priority and as per guidelines and protocols.Carry out a targeted history (physical and mental), examination and investigation of individual.Select appropriate investigations and tests, inform and discuss with patient (based on level of understanding) the associated risks and possible outcomes and obtain an informed consent. Establish an accurate diagnosis and make clinical decisions based on best practice. Communicate clearly using simple language while being culturally and emotionally sensitive.

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

  • Dr Arifa did her MBBS from Government Medical College, Srinagar, University of Kashmir in 2006.

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Respond to patients medical health problems by referring to their history and carrying out diagnosis, investigation, treatment and referral as appropriate. Discuss side-effects, best conditions for use, and possible interactions of medication. Contribute to the delivery of patient services with nurses, technicians, and other medical staff. Collect, record and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports and examination results. Update and maintain an accurate patient’s health record. Provide healthcare advice for lifestyle diseases, carry out screening for long term conditions risk factors and early signs of disease. Respond appropriately to ‘emergencies’ presenting at the health center as per protocol

SpecialityGeneral Medicine
Experience14 Years
DegreesM.B.B.S
GenderFemale

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