Dr. Rashid Minhas

General Practitioner

Dr. Rashid Minhas is a General Practitioner and has over 10 years of experience in providing primary care and comprehensive medical evaluations to adult, pediatric and geriatric patients.

Educational Qualifications:

  • B.S (Pakistan)
  • MD (USA)
  • MRCP I/II (UK)
  • MRCPI I/II (Ire)

Professional Work Experience:

Dr. Rashid Minhas is a General Practitioner and has over 10 years of experience in providing primary care and comprehensive medical evaluations to adult, pediatric and geriatric patients. Dr. Rashid Minhas has graduated from Khyber Medical College, Peshawar, one of the best medical institutes in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. He went on to complete his internship and medical training at Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar and later completed his ECFMG certification from USA. He has worked in the department of Endocrinology & Metabolism at Beth Israel Medical Center, NY, USA and managed patients with endocrine disorders especially; Diabetes mellitus, Thyroid disorders and adrenal disorders as well as Studied on-going research in the field of endocrinology including the role of nuclear medicine in the diagnosis of endocrine disorders. He has also completed Diploma Program in the management of Dyslipidemia from Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA. And has gained expertise in the management of lipid disorders.

Professional services offered:

Dr. Minhas partners with you and your entire family to provide the best possible, long-term health care. Whether you or a member of your family needs a routine check-up, treatment for minor illness or more comprehensive care, he takes the time to get to know you, your lifestyle, your health care background and your health concerns. He makes recommendations for preventive care, treat any current conditions you may have, and refer you to an appropriate specialist or other medical facility if you need specialized diagnostic tests or treatment. He coordinates your care and makes sure all of your questions and concerns are addressed.

  • Neurological disorders: Headache and headache syndromes; Migraine, cluster headache, tension type headache, Vertigo.
  • Psychiatric disorders: Depression, Anxiety, Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa.
  • Ocular disorders: Conjunctivitis, dacryocystitis, iritis, scleritis, diabetic retinopathy screening, hypertensive retinopathy screening, Glaucoma screening.
  • ENT disorders: Common Cold, Sore throat, pharyngitis, tonsillitis, allergic rhinitis, dysphagia evaluation, oral ulcers, otitis media, otitis externa, cerumen impaction, stomatitis, laryngitis, laryngotracheobronchitis.
  • Respiratory disorders: Upper and lower respiratory tract infections, cough, Bronchitis, Asthma, COPD, Pneumonia.
  • Cardiovascular disorders: High blood pressure, High Cholesterol, Ischemic Heart disease.
  • Endocrine disorders: Diabetes Mellitus, Thyroid and Parathyroid gland disorders, Adrenal gland disorders,
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders: Gastroesophageal Reflux, Gastritis, Dyspepsia, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Constipation, Diarrhea, Gastroenteritis, Food Poisoning, Hemorrhoids, Anal fissures.
  • Hepatobiliary disorders: Gallstones, Hepatitis, Jaundice.
  • Genitourinary disorders: Urinary tract infections, Kidney stones, genital infections, STDs screening, prevention and management, menstrual disorders.
  • Musculoskeletal disorders: Low back pain, Lumbar pain, muscle strains, neck pain. Osteoarthritis and other joint disorders. Osteopenia and Osteoporosis. Rickets and Osteomalacia.
  • Skin disorders: Dermatitis, skin infections, skin rashes, laceration repair, head lice, scabies. Insect Bites and Stings. Diaper Rash, warts,
  • Hematological disorders: Anemia, bleeding disorders.
  • Miscellaneous:
    • Diet counselling, Obesity and weight reduction counselling, Dietary Supplements.
    • Allergies
    • Vitamin D Deficiency, Vitamin B12 deficiency.

Membership & Affiliations:

  • MACP (Member American College of Physicians).
  • Member AAFP (American Academy of Family Physicians).
  • ECFMG Certification.
  • Member Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC)
  • Member Gold Humanism Honors Society (GHHS) – The Arnold P. Gold Foundation.
  • BLS & ACLS certified from American Heart Association.