Dr. Iqra Sheikh
CONSULTANT Family Medicine
Dr. Iqra Sheikh is a highly skilled Family Medicine consultant, certified by the Canadian Board and licensed in both Canada and the US.
With 8 years of experience in primary care, Dr. Sheikh has established herself as a trusted healthcare provider catering to a diverse patient population ranging from newborns to the elderly.
Her areas of expertise include preventive care, chronic disease management, mental health, women's health, and pediatrics. Dr. Sheikh's dedication to patient-focused care and her additional certifications in addictions medicine and occupational health assessments further exemplify her commitment to comprehensive and holistic healthcare.
About Dr. Iqra Sheikh
Dr. Iqra Sheikh is a highly respected and experienced Family Medicine consultant certified by the Canadian Board of Family Physicians. With a comprehensive background in primary care, she brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her practice. Dr. Sheikh is licensed to practice medicine in both Canada and the United States, enabling her to serve a diverse patient population.
With eight years of experience in the field, Dr. Sheikh is well-versed in providing comprehensive care across the lifespan. She offers a wide range of services, including preventive care, chronic disease management, mental health support, women's health, occupational health assessments, and pediatric care. Her dedication to preventive medicine and screening helps patients proactively manage their health and reduce the risk of developing chronic conditions.
Dr. Sheikh's commitment to excellence is exemplified by her additional certifications in addictions medicine and her role as a panel physician for Immigration Canada. Her expertise in addiction medicine allows her to address substance abuse and provide appropriate care and support to those in need. As a panel physician, she assists in evaluating the medical fitness and health status of immigrants, ensuring their well-being and contributing to the immigration process.
Dr. Sheikh's qualifications include a certification in Family Medicine from the Canadian Board of Family Physicians, obtained through the University of British Columbia in Canada. She also holds a Bachelor of Medicine, Surgery, and Obstetrics (M.B., B.Ch. B.A.O) from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. N) from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. Her diverse educational background equips her with a broad understanding of medical principles and enhances her ability to provide comprehensive and holistic care.
In addition to her medical qualifications, Dr. Sheikh is multilingual and can effectively communicate with patients in English, Urdu, and has a basic understanding of Arabic. This linguistic proficiency enables her to establish strong doctor-patient relationships and ensure clear communication with individuals from various cultural backgrounds.
Dr. Iqra Sheikh is deeply committed to delivering patient-centered care with a focus on compassion, empathy, and evidence-based medicine. Her dedication to ongoing professional development and her comprehensive skill set make her a trusted and valued Family Medicine consultant. Patients can trust Dr. Sheikh to provide personalized, comprehensive care that addresses their unique healthcare needs and promotes their overall well-being.
AREAS OF EXCELLENCE
Chronic disease management
Preventative medicine and screening
Occupational health assessments
QUALIFICATIONS, MEMBERSHIPS & CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
CCFP, Canadian board of Family Medicine, University of British Columbia, Canada
Bachelor of Medicine, Surgery and Obstetrics (M.B., B.Ch. B.A.O (NUI), LRCP, LRCSI) Royal College of Surgeon Of Ireland - MUB
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. N) University of British Columbia- Vancouver, Canada
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