Practical strengths in conducting patient examinations, obtaining medical histories, and providing diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventative health care services.
Particular strengths in medical education, patient relations, clinical documentation, and regulatory compliance.
Possess sound critical thinking and analytical skills, problem solving, communication, and multi-tasking ability.
Seamlessly liaise between medical staff and patients’ families to optimize care delivery; capable at providing education on disease processes, medical procedures, and aspects of therapeutic regimens including medication and pain management techniques.
Able to distinguish between self-limited illnesses and problems requiring further medical intervention. Exhibit an unwavering commitment to ensuring optimal and ethical patient care with an emphasis in safety, comfort, and professionalism.
Master of Physician Assistant Studies MPAS, PA-C
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Medical School (Physician) MBBS
Dow Medical College – Karachi
Professional License and Certificates
State License Texas Medical Board (February 2020)
NCCPA (National commission of certification of Physician Assistant )Certified (February 2020)
ACLS BCLS Certification (December 2020)
Registered Vascular Technology (2013)
American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) – Abdomen (2008) American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) – Gynecology and Obstetrics (2009)
1.Psychiatry (Sacred Oak Medical Centre) 5 weeks
2.Pediatrics (Pediatrics Clinic in Edinburg, TX) 5 weeks
3.Internal Medicine (Weslaco internal medicine clinic) 5 weeks
4.Family Medicine (Urgent care clinic in McAllen, TX) 5 weeks
5.Internal Medicine (Elective) (Family Medicine Clinic in Houston, TX) 6 weeks
6.Emergency Medicine (McAllen Medical Center) 5 weeks
7.OB/GYN (McAllen Medical Center) 5 weeks
8.General Surgery (Rio Grande Hospital, McAllen Medical Center, Heart Clinic) 5 weeks
9.Capstone (Family Medicine) (Family & Internal Medicine Clinic, Houston, TX) 14 weeks
Experience in making differential diagnoses, diagnosis, managing patients by making plans and discussing with preceptors, followed by administration and prescriptions of medications, and hands on experience in IM injections, IV injections, EKG, casting, splinting, wound closures via sutures, staples, and derma bond, collection of cultures, pap smears, family planning counseling, well women’s visit, adult wellness visits, sport physicals, and patient education.
I worked as a Registered Physician (Foreign Medical graduate) with practice experience of 14+ years (February 1994-July 2008) in Internal medicine, Family Medicine, Gynecology and obstetrics. Managed care of sick patients (both in hospitals and outpatient) and performed routine medical procedures such as lumbar puncture. I followed strong work ethics and ability to work professionally and also supervised the polio eradication program.
August 2017-December 2019
Graduated in December of 2019. Completed clinical rotations.
September 2015—July 2017
Worked as a high school substitute teacher, supervising over a diversity of students in various subjects including but not limited to biology, chemistry and psychology and focused on using my science-heavy background to help students to understand complicated concepts and in class work.
During this period of time, I also assisted a Physician Assistant in his day to day tasks about 16 to 20 hours a week (taking vitals, history from patient, and making diagnoses & discussing course of action with the PA I was working with).
January 2012— November 2015 (Healthcare Internship Experience)
Prior to starting my program, I shadowed various doctors and midlevel providers. I observed patients, discussed patient diagnoses and management plans, and their next plan of action
December 2014-July 2015
Health care internship experience in Houston, TX. I took history and vitals from patients, made differential diagnoses and diagnosis, read and interpret lab reports, discussed with doctors and was able to get valuable experience under the guidance of an experienced physician.
June 1998-July 2008
Worked at Nazimabad hospital in departments of internal medicine, family medicine, obstetrics and gynecology. As an internist, treated patients of all ages and all conditions, often having repeat patients that I was able to see over the period of years. Admitted more difficult cases into ward to get a more focused perspective with the help of other staff members. Conducted deliveries including forceps deliveries, performed dilation and evacuation, did rounds, and ordered labs. Also supervised the polio eradication program. Presented number of cases in clinical meetings and participated regularly. Also, over 8 years’ experience of ultrasound. Extensive knowledge in Obstetrics, Gynecology, Abdomen and Vascular technology. Able to recognize and demonstrate skills of differentiating normal and abnormal sonographic studies. Also performed Ultrasound Imaging of abdomen and small parts to include thyroid, hematoma, lipoma, cyst, cellulitis & soft tissue edema. Experience of Imaging of OB-GYN normal and abnormal, along with transvaginal ultrasound.
February 1994—May 1998
Worked as a physician in Faiz-e-Aam hospital in Karachi, Pakistan in internal medicine and gynecology. Diagnosed and managed both indoor and outdoor patients from initial diagnosis through discharge. After diagnosing, gave work orders to facilitate most effective administration of treatment. Performed abdominal and gynecological scanning and handled various emergencies in each field for patients with intense severity of conditions. Performed routine medical procedures such as lumbar puncture and plural tap, and looked after antenatal, postnatal, and pre and post-operative cases.
Healthcare Internship Experience
January 2012— July 2017
Worked with different doctors and midlevel providers in Houston, TX in family medicine and internal medicine clinics. Observed patients, discussed management, diagnoses, and care. Also took part in checking in patients and checking their vitals. Took history and chief complaints of patients, acquired lab and radiological studies, maintained patient charts.
School Health Fair
Provided the underprivileged community with free access to Pre-Participation Physical Exam
(PPE), conducted full physical exams including vital, visual acuity, heart, lungs, abdomen,
HEENT, MSK coordinated with colleagues, physicians, teachers, professors, and administration
to provide optimal patient medical management.
1-Michael E. Fossum Middle school
April 17, 2018
2-Brown Middle School
March 27, 2018
3-Lincoln Middle School,
May 03, 2019
Best Student of the School Award 1983
Certificate of Merit 1981-82
State Scholarship for 3 years 1980-82
Certificate of Merit 1980-81
Texas Academy of Physician Assistants, Member (2017-present )