Rakesh Panjwani 

Dr. Rakesh Panjwani  Specialist Internal Medicine

Years of Experience: 6

Nationality: Pakistani

Languages Known: English, Hindi, Urdu, Sindhi

Qualification: FCPS, MBBS

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Dr. Rakesh Panjwani completed his residency at DOW University in Karachi, Pakistan, in 2012. He then earned his postgraduate degree (FCPS) in Internal Medicine from the College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan and successfully passed the MRCP 1 & 2 theory exams.

Dr. Panjwani has authored several articles in international journals and publications. He has worked as a Specialist in Internal Medicine at various tertiary care hospitals in Karachi, including the renowned Dow Medical University. In May 2024, he joined LLH Hospital in Abu Dhabi as a Specialist in Internal Medicine.

Dr. Panjwani has made significant contributions to the field of medicine by presenting numerous studies, cases, and abstracts at national and international medical conferences. His core interests include autoimmune disorders, diabetology, hypertensive ailments, metabolic syndrome, and liver disorders. His areas of expertise include,

  • Diabetes and its complications
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Lipid management
  • Lifestyle diseases & obesity management
  • Joint pain & autoimmune disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Pneumonia and other infectious diseases
  • Bronchial asthma and COPD
  • Acid peptic disease and gastrointestinal diseases
  • Anemia and hematological diseases
  • Specializing in adult health and wellness

Awards & Achievements

  • Successfully passed MRCP 1 & 2 theory exams.
  • Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS).

Research & Publications

  • "Association of Vitamin D Deficiency with Diabetic Gastroparesis and its Intramuscular Vitamin D Treatment" (International Journal of Health Sciences ISSN)
  • "Evaluating COVID-19 Epidemiology, Clinical Outcomes, and Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio as a Prognosticator of Disease Severity" (PBMJ Vol. 5, Issue 4, April 2022)
  • "Portal Vein Diameter and Spleen Size as Non-Invasive Predictors of Esophageal Varices in Patients with Viral Cirrhosis" (Pak J Surg 2020; 36(1):20-24)




  • Lifetime member of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan
  • Member of the Pakistan Medical & Dental Council


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