Dr. Aqeela Mustafa
Gynaecologist
BRIEF
Dr Aqeela has over 25 years of experience in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, having worked in Pakistan, UK and UAE. She has worked in all aspects of this field and is skilled in management of pregnant and non-pregnant women with gynecological disorders. However her special interest lies in dealing with high risk pregnancies which include those with other medical disorders like diabetes, hypertension, cardiac disorder, blood disorders etc. She also does diagnostic ultrasounds to screen for Down’s syndrome, fetal anomalies, growth restriction and multiple pregnancies. She has been involved in research, publications and postgraduate teaching. At Saifee Hospital she aims to introduce a compassionate and holistic experience for her patients by introducing non invasive outpatient procedures, painless labour and the first maternal fetal medicine unit of the country.
EDUCATION
• Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) UK
• ATSM Maternal Medicine from RCOG UK
• ATSM Fetal Medicine from RCOG UK
• Joint RCOG / RCR Diploma in Advanced Obstetric Ultrasound from the Royal College of Radiology UK
• Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists UK
• M.B.B.S - With distinctions in Anatomy, Community Medicine, Surgery & Gynaecology / Obstetrics from Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan.
EXPERIENCE
• Head of Department Obstetrics & Gynaecology - Hitech Sai Hospital, Dar Es Salaam Tanzania
• Consultant Obstetrics & Gynaecology / Maternal & Fetal Medicine Al Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi (JCIA Accredited)
• Specialist Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Lifeline Hospital (JCIA Accredited), Abu Dhabi, UAE.
• Fetal Medicine Research Fellow at Harris Birthright Research Centre, Kings College Hospital, London, UK.
CERTIFICATIONS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• Certificate of Competence to perform Invasive Procedures – Fetal Medicine Foundation, U.K.
• Diploma in Clinical Research - Vienna School of Clinical Research, Austria
• Presenter in Arab Health Conference.
• Winner of research awards in multiple international conferences.
• Multiple international publications.
MEMBERSHIPS
• Medical Council of Tanzania (MCT) – Super Specialist
• Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD) - Consultant
• Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC)- Consultant