Dr Usama Faizan


FCPS Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist.
Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences, Lahore.

About Dr. Usama Faizan



Dr. Muhammad Haroon Yousaf is a distinguished medical professional with a
wealth of expertise in the fields of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Serving
as a consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist at SMDC, he also holds the
position of Head of the Gastroenterology Department and Medical Unit II. Dr.
Yousaf’s journey in the medical world began with his education at King Edward
Medical College, Lahore, where he laid the foundation for his medical career.
He further honed his skills through an internship at Mayo Hospital, Lahore, and
completed his medical residency and fellowship at Services Hospital, Lahore.
His extensive knowledge and commitment to patient care make him a prominent
figure in the realm of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He is committed to
delivering the highest standard of care to his patients and contributing to the
advancement of the field of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.


About Dr. Usama Faizan


  • Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist., Shalamar Medical & Dental College, Lahore

Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist., Shalamar Medical & Dental College, Lahore

Dr. Usama Faizan, demonstrates a profound commitment to advancing the field through his research endeavors. His research interests encompass a diverse range of critical topics, including:

  • Investigating the frequency of celiac disease diagnosed on endoscopic duodenal biopsy in patients with functional dyspepsia, aiming to shed light on the relationship between these two conditions.
  • Exploring the correlation between fasting serum cholesterol levels and the severity of chronic liver disease, contributing to a deeper understanding of the impact of cholesterol on liver health.
  • Assessing the effectiveness of wire-guided Savary dilatation in corrosive strictures, with the goal of optimizing treatment options for patients facing this challenging condition.
  • Examining the role of Ursodeoxycholic acid in the management of acute viral hepatitis, with the potential to offer innovative therapeutic approaches for this condition.

Determining the frequency of minimal hepatic encephalopathy in cirrhotic patients, a critical aspect of liver disease management with implications for patient care and outcomes

  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) from Shalamar Hospital Lahore.
  • FCPS (Gastroenterology), Shaikh zayed hospital Lahore 2020
  • Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) 2005-2011