MBBS, DCP, MSc Medical Immunology London
FAAAAI (Fellow American Of Academy Allergy Asthma And Immunology)
Consultant Allergy and Immunology
Dr. Shahid is the Consultant Doctor for Allergy and Immunology at B R Medical Suites with over 20 years of experience in diagnosis, research and treatment of Allergy, Allergy related diseases, Immunological diseases and Environmental diseases. Dr. Shahid is a UK qualified Doctor and trained in the USA, Germany and UK. He has extensive experience in diagnosis and treatment of allergic diseases like Allergic Rhinitis (sneezing, watering nose, nose blockage, nose itching), Asthma, Urticaria, Rashes on skin, Eczema, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Eye Allergy (Allergic Conjunctivitis), Chronic Fatigue syndrome, Immunological Diseases & Transplant Immunology from UK and in DNA Tissue typing, cross match and PRA from Pakistan.
Dr. Shahid is ex-Chief Allergy, Immunology and CTDRD (Clinical & Tropical Research Division) in National Institute of Health, Islamabad and introduced newer concepts in Allergy diagnosis and treatment, Immuno Nutrition and Immuno boost for the first time in Pakistan after years of research in Pakistan and abroad. Dr. Shahid established Pollen Count Lab (Aerobiology Lab) in NIH, Islamabad and provided first Pollen and Mould Calendar for benefit of doctors and patients suffering from allergies. He has to his credit the Oral Allergy Vaccine (OAV) or SLIT (Sub Lingual Immuno Therapy) which has been approved by WHO and World Allergy Organization for treatment of allergies. Dr Shahid has designed a special OAV dropping dispenser which is the first dispenser to be used for oral allergy vaccines in the world. He believes that allergy is a disease which progresses both in severity and frequency with time and if not treated properly will cause severe allergic complications.He focuses on allergy in children that leads to physical and mental developmental problems. He advises parents, teachers and general public to check for early signs and symptoms like red ears, red cheeks, eye wrinkles, nose rub, eye circles, hyperactivity & aggressiveness as well as bed wetting. He initiated Painless Allergy Tests at BR Medical suites for children, old people and people scared of multiple painful pricks for allergy tests. He has presented and been awarded at various international conferences and meetings around the world. He is also the Editor of the Asia Pacific Allergy journal.