Consultant Radiologist

Dr. Ahmad Murtaza

Consultant Radiologist

Dr. Ahmad Murtaza

Dr. Ahmad Murtaza has been working as a consultant radiologist for the last ten years. He has been trained in Pakistan as well as Canada and also worked as consultant at King Saud university Riyadh where he helped develop fellowship programme in abdominal imaging. He is a European Board certified radiologist with subspecialty training in abdominal imaging and PET-CT. he also worked as department head of radiology at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre Lahore. Dr. Murtaza is in good standing with College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, European Board of Radiology and Pakistan Medical and Dental Council.

  • Work Experience
  • Professional Memberships

Consultant Radiologist: The Diagnostic Centre – Aznostics Lahore. March 2016 to date. A state of the art private practice with busy diagnostic and intervention work along with teleradiology services.

Consultant Radiologist: Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences, Lahore. July 2017 to December 2017. Cross sectional, conventional and ultrasound imaging besides non vascular intervention.

Consultant Radiologist: King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. January 2015 to January 2016 as a full time consultant radiologist at King Saud University ( comprising King Khalid and King Abdelaziz University hospitals) in Riyadh Saudi Arabia.

Consultant Radiologist: Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, Lahore, Pakistan.

July 2012-January 2015. Served as clinical lead/department head, during tenure developed breast imaging unit establishing only site in Pakistan capable of MRI guided breast biopsy. Successfully updated the angio/interventional suite and acquired dedicated multi-slice CT for interventional procedures separate from diagnostic CT facility. Refurbished Shaukat Khanum Diagnostic Centre, Jail road Lahore with new open MRI.

Abdominal Imaging Fellow: The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa Canada July 2011 – June 2012.

Consultant Radiologist: Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, Lahore, Pakistan. September 2010 – June 2011.

Clinical Fellow PET-CT ( Nuclear Radiology ): Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer

Hospital and Research Centre, Lahore, Pakistan. October 2008 – April 2010.

Residency in Radiology: From January 2004 to February 2008. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan ( CPSP ) four years radiology residency training.

Member Radiological Society of Pakistan.

Member European Society of Radiology.

Registered with Pakistan Medical and Dental Council ( PMDC ) fully to practice

Radiology anywhere in the country. License number 36526-P

Registered with Saudi Commission of Health Specialties as Consultant

Radiologist. License number 15-R-M-0003323

American Herat BLS certification obtained in January 2015 valid for two years.

Passed IELTS- international English language testing system examination with aggregate score of 8.5.

Completed CPSP supervisory workshops ( June 2014, October 2014 and January 2016) 48 CME credits.

Completed ACLS provider course by American Heart Association, October 2016.

Total of 125 CME credits in last three years as part of CPD.

Course leader University of Bradford, B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology at Lahore campus 2012-2014.

Imaging of deep pelvic endometriosis – Correlation of MR and Laparoscopic findings. Presented as electronic exhibit at European Congress of Radiology, Vienna March 2013.

Gist of GIST’s : Unusual locations and metastases from gastrointestinal stromal tumors. Educational Exhibit presented at American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) April 2012, Vancouver.

Member hospital “patient education committee” which deals with health education of patients, their attendants and awareness regarding cancer prevention and treatment (2013-2015).

Organized and conducted yearly CPSP mock exam for final FCPS examination in Diagnostic Radiology in July 2008 and 2009.

Completed original research project for fellowship of CPSP titled “Sonographic detection of metastatic axillary lymph nodes in breast cancer”. July 2007.

Organized Cardiac CT course and Hands-On workshop at Shaukat Khanum

Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Center, as Chief Organizer in February
2006 The first of its kind in the country.

Presented original scientific research paper titled “ Antegrade ureteric stenting in

Advanced pelvic malignancies: our experience in oncologic setup” at 8th

International radiological conference, Pakistan November 2005.

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