Most of the time you will see Dr Hamad ((MBBCh (1995), MSc diabetes (York University) MRCP (London), MRCGP (Edinburgh), CCT)) who comes with over 22 years of NHS experience; he still practises in the NHS. Dr Hamad is GMC registered (licence 5204501) and he is a member of the Independent Doctors Federation and a member of the German and the Russian societies for ozone therapy.
Dr Hamad qualified in 1995 as a medical doctor. He started his training in hospitals, progressing to a senior level before changing direction to general practice.
Over the years Dr Hamad developed expertise in natural therapies. He combined his experience as a GP with his passion for non-drug holistic management of diseases and established Leicester Holistic GP. His passion is to support motivated individuals to improve their health and wellbeing safely and effectively. Dr Hamad is also certified in environmental and nutritional medicine by the the Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (ACNEM).
Dr Hamad has also worked as a Senios Clinical Fellow at the University of Hull where he was involved in research and medical student teaching. He published in high impact international medical journals on the use of technology to aid chronic disease management. Despite this, he is very passionate about direct personal contact and knowing his patients well.
Hamad GA, Rigby A, Morice A. Prognostic significance of chronic respiratory symptoms in individuals with normal spirometry. European Respiratory Journal 2020 55: 1902093; DOI: 10.1183/13993003.02093-2019.
Hamad GA, Cheung W, Crooks MG, et al. Eosinophils in COPD: how many swallows make a summer? Eur Respir J 2018; 51: 1702177. This work is cited in the steroid withdrawal guidelines of the European Respiratory Society (2020); DOI: 10.1183/13993003.00351-2020.
Hamad G, Crooks M, Morice A. The value of telehealth in the early detection of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations: A prospective observational study. Health Informatics Journal, January 6, 2015, doi:10.1177/1460458214564434.