Dr Aimun Ahmed
Department: Renal Medicine
Telephone Number: 01772 524629
Primary Medical Qualification: MB BCh. Cairo - Egypt
Other Qualifications: MSc (Egypt); MRCP (UK); FRCP (Edin); MD (University of Sheffield, UK)
GMC Number: 6036598
Career History: Qualified and trained in Nephrology at Ain Shams University, Egypt (1995). Further post graduate training in Medicine and Nephrology at Hull, Leicester, and Sheffield. Undertook laboratory based research in the field of Chronic Kidney Disease progression and kidney transplantation that led to the award of MD degree from the University of Sheffield in 2008. Appointed as a renal consultant at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in 2009.
Specialist Areas: Kidney Transplantation
Specialist Interests: Living kidney donation and Chronic Kidney Disease
Research Interests: Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease and kidney transplantation
Clinics: Post-transplant follow up Clinic; Live kidney donor Assessment Clinic; General Nephrology Clinic, Peritoneal dialysis clinic and Advance Kidney Care Clinic (LCC)
Languages Spoken: English, Arabic
Awards and Prizes: SN Award, World congress of Nephrology Prize, ERA-EDTA Award.
Our staff are involved in a new project which helps patients manage chronic conditions.
Staff in the renal department at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust held a celebratory event this week for a patient to mark the fiftieth year since he received his kidney transplant. This is possibly the longest surviving current kidney transplant on record in the UK.