Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad Shah

Consultant Medical Oncologist/ Hematologist

Education:
MBBS, FCPS (Medical Oncology/Hematology)

Department: Medical Oncology/ Hematology

OPD Time: Monday

IBP Time: Monday to Friday : 4 pm to 8 pm

Email: ishfaq.ahmad@kth.edu.pk

Bio Data/Profile

I have done MBBS from Ayub Medical College Abbottabad

Completed 1 year of House job

After Passing FCPS 1 Medicine and Allied, I started my training in General Medicine, completed 2 years of General Medicine training and then opt for Medical Oncology subspeciality, then I completed a preceptorship program in Hematological diseases in Beatson West of Scotland Cancer center, Glasgow UK, later on, I cleared FCPS “Medical Oncology”. Since training completion, I was working as a medical officer (Acting Registrar) in Medical Oncology unit Hayatabad Medical Complex, Peshawar.

Recently, I joined Khyber Medical College/ Khyber teaching Hospital Peshawar as a faculty, Consultant medical Oncologist/ Hematologist

Area of Expertise

  1. Hematological Diseases
    • Acute Leukemias
    • Chronic Leukemias
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Hodgkin’s and Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
    • Plasma Cell Disorders
  2. Solid tumors
    • Lung Carcinoma
      • Bronchogenic Carcinoma (Non-small Cell Lung Carcinoma, Small cell Lung Carcinoma)
      • Mesothelioma
      • Thymic Carcinoma
    • Gastrointestinal tumors
      • Gastric Carcinoma
      • Esophageal Carcinoma
      • Pancreatic Carcinoma
      • Hepatobiliary Carcinoma
      • Colorectal Carcinoma
      • Anal Carcinoma
      • Neuroendocrine tumors
    • Breast Carcinomas
    • Bone sarcomas
    • Soft tissue Sarcomas
    • Genitourinary Carcinomas
      • Bladder carcinoma
      • Renal carcinomas
      • Testicular Carcinoma
      • Prostate Carcinoma
    • Gynecological Carcinomas
      • Ovarian Carcinoma
      • Endometrial Carcinoma
      • Cervical Carcinoma
      • Gestational trophoblastic diseases
    • Head and Neck Tumors
    • Thyroid Carcinomas
    • CNS tumors

Awards & Honors

Publications

  • Sadaf Chiragh, Ishfaq Ahmad Shah, Abid Jameel ‘ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION IN CANCER PATIENTS – A SURVEY IN MEDICAL ONCOLOGY DEPARTMENT OF A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL” Vol 34 No 1 (2020)
  • Ziauddin, Naveed Iqbal, Ishfaq Ahmad Shah, Zafar Ali, Haleem ur Rehman, Khalid Mehmood “SEASONAL VARIATION IN STROKE IN A TEACHING HOSPITAL OF KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA”; Vol 29 No 3 (2015)
  • Cardiotoxicity associated with Anti-HER 2 therapy in breast cancer patients in tertiary care hospital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (will be published in near future)
  • Quality of life in cancer patients in tertiary care hospital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Will be published in near future)
  • Febrile neutropenia in cancer patients in tertiary care hospital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (will be published in near future)

Professional Memberships

  • * Member-AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY “ASCO”
  • * Member-EUROPEON SOCIETY OF MEDICAL ONCOLOGY “ESMO”
  • * Member-SOCIETY OF MEDICAL ONCOLOGY PAKISTAN
  • * Member-SOCIETY OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY PAKISTAN