Dr Rizwan Ahmed

Consultant Respiratory Physician - Thoracic Department, Royal Bolton Hospital

Telephone Number: 01204 390550

Professional Background

Dr Ahmed has the following qualifications:
MRCP Respiratory Medicine (UK)
PgCert Medical Education (Cardiff)

He started his professional career in Blackburn and then moved to Yorkshire and worked in Harrogate, Leeds and Wakefield.

He joined Bolton in August 2012.

Professional membership:

General Medical Council: No. 6053793
Member Royal College of Physician (UK),
Member Royal College of Physician, Respiratory Medicine (UK),
British Thoracic Society,
European Thoracic Society

Special Interests and Research

Medical Education
Respiratory Infections / Suppurative Lung Diseases

Dr Rizwan Ahmed works in the following services:


The award-winning respiratory service provides inpatient and outpatient services to all patients with respiratory disease, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, tuberculosis and lung cancer. The respiratory service offers full hospital services, supported by colleagues from The Christie and Wythenshawe and by a team of specialist nurses which provides a seven day service to both inpatients and outpatients, as well as home visits as required.