20 years of experience as clinician.
Dr. lqbal secured 2nd in SSC and 3rd in HSC (Combined merit list) from Faujdarhat Cadet College under Comilla Board. He was awarded Chancellor Prize from the President of Bangladesh. He graduated from Dhaka Medical College (DMC) with high score.
He obtained FCPS (Medicine) from BCPS and MD (Gastroenterology) from BSMMU. He did 1-year Fellowship in Gastroenterology in Yamanashi Medical University, Japan. Subsequently he attended several workshops and training programs in Bangladesh, India, Malaysia, China, Turkey and Australia.
He worked in the Department of Gastroenterology at BIRDEM Hospital for 8 years. Before joining Apollo Hospital Dhaka, he was serving in Bangladesh Medical College and Hospital, Dhanmondi as Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Gastroenterology. In both places he acquired vast exposure to patient management and Endoscopic procedures including ERCP.
He has got special interest and vast exposure to management of the patients with Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and Fatty Liver.
Dr. lqbal performed near about 31,500cases of Diagnostic Upper GIT Endoscopy, 5,800 cases of Diagnostic Colonoscopy, 1,000 cases of Polypectomy, 300 cases on Endoscopic variceal ligation, 150 so cases of Endoscopic Haemostasis, 30 cases of Endoscopic Pneumatic Balloon Dilatation and 300 cases ofTherapeutic ERCP (Papillotomy, stone and worm extraction and Pancreatico-biliary Stenting).