Dr Afroze Shameem
Dr. Afroze Shameem is a Specialist Paediatrician with over 8 years of experience in Paediatrics.
Dr. Afroze graduated from Deccan Medical College, Hyderabad, India, with multiple distinctions. She then pursued her higher education from the United Kingdom, having worked there in Paediatrics for over 8 years. She was a Paediatric Specialist Trainee in the North-Eastern Deanery in the UK and worked in busy tertiary units including Royal Victoria Infirmary and Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. She has completed her DCH and MRCPCH from the UK. In addition, she has done a Masters in Allergy from Southampton University, UK, given her particular interest in Paediatric Immunology and Allergy.
Dr.Afroze is a Member of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), UK. Affiliated with various international organizations, including the British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI), UK and European Academy of Paediatrics (EAP). She is up to date with Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS), Neonatal Life Support (NLS), Child Protection Recognition and Response course (CPRR), and Paediatric Epilepsy Training (PET). In addition, she has been involved in junior doctor teaching and has organized mock MRCPCH exam sessions in the UK.
Her interests include managing paediatric allergies, eczema, anaphylaxis, and food allergies. She has attended multiple national and international paediatric conferences. She values her empathic rapport with children.
Dr. Afroze is fluent in English and Urdu.