- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Video and telephone consultations
Dr Obaid is a long established NHS consultant Rheumatologist. Having received training in London and Leicester, she was awarded Fellowship of the Royal College Of Physicians. Since, she has obtained an MSc in Rheumatology from Harris Manchester College, Oxford University. Her passion for the field sees her regularly teach Nottingham medical students and actively partake in the training of junior doctors. Dr Obaid has extensive experience in treating inflammatory arthropathies such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis as well as, connective tissue diseases such as lupus, gout, fibromyalgia, and osteoarthritis. In addition to joint injections, she has trained to provide ultrasound examination of the joints streamlining the diagnostic process and aiding early detection of inflammatory arthritis.
Dr Obaid had been nominated for doctor of the year award and has won clinical excellence awards.
Areas of interest
Rheumatoid arthritis, Psoriatic arthritis, Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant cell arteritis, Back pain and Ankylosing spondylitis, Fibromyalgia, Psoriatic arthritis, Lupus, Sjogren's, Gout, Osteoporosis, Raynaud's, Osteoarthritis, Paget disease and musculoskeletal ultrasound.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Lincoln County Hospital
Reading, cooking, travelling and spending my time with my family.
I have received the United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust's fantastic customer service award for my Ankylosing Spondylitis multi-disciplinary clinic
I was also nominated for doctor of the year award.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Arabic - Native or bilingual
Several case reports published in the BSR (British Society of Rheumatology) Journal.
Courses offered to GPs
I regularly attend international and national conferences to keep abreast with the latest developments in my field and I achieve my required CPD each year. I keep up to date with my yearly appraisal and revalidation.
I am an enthusiatic teacher and trainer, having the responsibilty of being the clinical and educational supervisor for our rheumatology trainees. I enjoy teaching the final year medical students from Nottingham University, and I am the audit lead in Rheumatology.
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2014
- MRCP 1994 Royal College of Physicians 1994
- MSc Rheumatology Oxford University 2009
Reference number 4148034
Details of entry to specialist register
- shaza obaid , 2007
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College Of Physicians, London
British Society Of Rheumatology
Medical Protection Society
General Medical Council, UK
British Society of Spondyloarthritis (BRIT SpA)
- B M I Lincoln Hospital Nettleham Road LINCOLN...
- 17:00 - 19:30
- 01522 578000
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - unilateral - (1-5)
ExCon - Further Discretionary Payment - (1-5)