Dr. Mustafa Ahmad

Medical Specialties Department
Main Hospital

Current Position
Consultant Nephrologist
General Details
Languages Spoken:
Urdu, English, Arabic

Education & Board Certificates
1989              Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery(MBBS)
Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan

1996 Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine
1997 Diplomate ABIM, Nephrology.
2007 Maintenance of Certification exams of ABIM, IM and Nephrology
Expertise or Specialty
Internal Medicine and Nephrology

Research & Publications
·         Research project at St. Vincent’s Hospital Medical Center “Volatile substances in the breath of HD patients pre and post dialysis as markers of dialysis efficacy”. This project was given honorable mention award in the annual residents and fellows research competition.
·         Participated in a study at Metropolitan Hospital on the prevalence of Hepatitis C among hemodialysis, CAPD and CIPD patients—accepted for the poster session of a nephrology meeting in Philadelphia
·         Horner's syndrome following Internal Jugular Vein Dialysis Catheter Insertion; Ahmad M, Hayat A.Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2008; 19:94-6
·         Amyloidosis and vascular thrombosis; Adamu B, Alshaebi F, Ahmed M, Beirouti B; Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation; 2008 Jan;19(1):137-41
·         Poster presentation at the annual meeting of Saudi Society of Nephrology, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Complete remission of PTLD after a new chemotherapeutic regimen
·         Poster presentation at the Annual meeting of Saudi Society of Nephrology; Mycobacterium Fortuitum infection involving skin, subcutaneous tissue and renal allograft.
·         A retrospective study on the “ prevalence of CIN and current practice trends on preventive strategies post coronary angiogram- single center experience” ; was accepted for the oral presentation in the annual research day at King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, KSA
·         " Trend of complications in commercial Post kidney transplantation"
Poster presentation in World Congress of Nephrology.
·         Penile gangrene due to calcific uremic arteriopathy
Bappa A1, Hakim F, Ahmad M, Assirri A
Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2011 Sep;22(5):1003-7.
·         Rare case of spot diagnosis of nephrotic syndrome in a Saudi male.
Askar A1, Mushtaq F, Al Shuaibi F, Mustafa M, Bappu A
Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2011 Sep;22(5):1003-7.
·         Commercial kidney transplantation: trends, outcomes and challenges-a single-centre experience; Adamu B, Ahmed M., Mushtaq RF, Alshaebi F; Ann Afr Med. 2012 Apr-Jun;11(2):70-4. doi: 10.4103/1596-3519.93527.
·         Skin, subcutaneous tissue and allograft infection with Mycobacterium Fortuitum in a renal transplant recipient;
Bappa A, Ahmad M, AlShaebi F.;Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2014 Nov-Dec;25(6):1248-50.
·         Rituximab as a rescue therapy in patients with glomerulonephritis;Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2015 Jan;26(1):47-55.Souqiyyeh MZ1, Shaheen FA, Alsuwaida A, Alghonaim M, Alwakeel J, Mosa D, Akhtar F, Rahman E, Husain M, Roujouleh H, Siddiqi N, Bukhari I, Sadaqa N, Mushtaque F, Awn NM, Shariya F, Alfi A, Amin M, Ahmad M, Rowaie FA, Almueilo S, Kechrid MC, Karkar A.
·         Treatment of Light Chain Deposition Disease Using Bortezomib-Based Regimen Followed by Thalidomide-Based Regimen in a Saudi Male. Adamu B, Al-Ghamdi M, Ahmad M, Alsaad KO.
Case Rep Nephrol. 2016;2016:7485695. doi: 10.1155/2016/7485695
·         Changing Pattern of Glomerular Diseases in Saudi Arabia;
Poster presentation, Annual Research Day, 2016.
King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.