Dr Anwer Qureshi

Consultant profile

Dr Anwer Qureshi
Job title
Consultant acute care physician and clinical lead for elderly care
Scunthorpe General Hospital
GMC number
Not supplied
  • MBBS
  • MRCP
Stroke services
Special interests
Medical care of elderly surgical patients, stroke thrombolysis

Additional info

Dr Qureshi trained as a Geriatrician/ General Physician from London Deanery. He has previously held clinical leadership roles in which he was responsible for establishment of a 7 day hyper acute Stroke service at Scunthorpe which resulted in bringing quality and sustainability to the Trust’s stroke service followed by centralisation of Stroke services at Scunthorpe. He has been the key leader in establishing Acute medicine service cross site and establishing the Ambulatory care service at Scunthorpe and help develop processes for cross site standardisation of service. He is also responsible for introducing the frailty service, which he helped establish in its current form as FEAST service. He is currently leading on developing clinical and workforce models for our short and long term AAU project for the trust, as part of which has already introduced Same day emergency care. His educational contributions include being honorary senior lecturer for Hull York Medical School, Clinical tutor for simulation and educational supervision, development of multiple junior doctors and our Advanced clinical practitioners.