Dr. Sakir Ahmed Rheumatologist in Bhubaneswar

Dr. Sakir Ahmed

Rheumatologist, Bhubaneswar

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology)

  • 10 Years Experience
  • 1 Hospital

About

Dr Sakir is a young and dynamic Rheumatologist and Clinical Immunologist working with the KIMS group Bhubaneswar. Besides his expertise in treating patients with arthritis, regional or diffuse pain, unexplained fevers, autoimmune diseases, and immune deficiencies, he is an ardent researcher and teacher. He has availed grants from Indian Rheumatology Association and ICMR (Delhi) to showcase his research work at the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) meet at Madrid, Spain, and American College of Rheumatology (ACR) meet at San Diego, USA.
  • Languages : English, Hindi

Experience

Consultant Rheumatologist and Assist Prof, Clinical Immunulogy & Rheumatology, Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences October, 2018 -  Present

Specialities

  • Rheumatology

  • General Medicine

  • HIV Medicine

  • Immunology

  • Spine Related Disorders

Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis

  • Biological Response Modifier Therapy

  • Biological Therapies

  • Bone Density Scan

  • Bursa Injections

Conditions

  • Achilles Tendinitis

  • Adhesive Capsulitis

  • Amyloidosis

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)

Practice Information

Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar

Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar

Chandaka Industrial Estate, Shikhar Chandi Road, Patia, Bhubaneswar, Odisha - 751024

MON, TUE, WED, THU, SAT

09:30 AM - 05:00 PM

FRI

09:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Achievements & Contributions

  • Tadalafil for skin fibrosis in systemic sclerosis
  • Validation of 2016 fibromyalgia diagnostic criteria
  • Metabolomics of systemic sclerosis and demonstration of  fibrosis inducing moleculs
  • Metabolomics of reactive arthritis
  • Outcomes of reactive arthritis
  • Manifestations and outcomes of Systemic rheumatoid vasculitis
  • Manifestations and outcomes of juvenile systemic sclerosis
  • Interstitial lung disease in Systemic sclerosis: insights into pathogenesis and evolving therapiesS Ahmed, SS Pattanaik, MK Rai, A Nath, A VikasMediterr J Rheumatol 29 (3), 140-7
  • Recent evidence comparing combination of conventional synthetic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs with biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs in rheumatoid arthritisVSN Abhishek Zanwar, Sakir Ahmed, Durga Prasanna Misra, Vikas Agarwal, Aman Sharma, Vir Singh NegiIndian Journal of Rheumatology 12 (2), 104-9.
  • Changing patterns of aetiology of acute sporadic viral hepatitis in India-newer insights from north-east IndiaAK Das, S Ahmed, S Medhi, P KarInternational Journal of Current Research and Review 6 (19), 14.
  • Etiological profile of cirrhosis of liver from North-East India with reference to their anti-hepatitis A virus seroprevalenceS Ahmed, D Payeng, AK DasOnc Gas Hep Rep 2015 (4), 8-13
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Based Metabolomics Study Identifies Highly Discriminatory Metabolites in 87 Systemic Sclerosis PatientsS Ahmed, MK Rai, D Dubey, A Rawat, D Kumar, DP Misra, V AgarwalARTHRITIS & RHEUMATOLOGY 69
  • Poor quality of life in indian ankylosing spondylitis patientsL Gupta, S Ahmed, GD Choudhury, DP Misra, V AgarwalIndian Journal of Rheumatology 13 (2), 101
  • Cutis marmorata persisting into adulthoodL Gupta, S Ahmed, V AgarwalInternet Journal of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology 6 (1)
  • Spotted fever rickettsiae and tuberculous meningitis dual infection presenting as acute encephalitis syndrome: A fatal case reportSA Khan, T Bora, S Ahmed, SMIS Malang, U Devi, S Kakati, P DuttaJournal of vector borne diseases 54 (2), 194
  • Aetiology of Sporadic Acute Viral Hepatitis in North-East India–Differences Exist from the Rest of IndiaS Ahmed, S Medhi, AK Das, P KaurJournal of Clinical and Experimental Hepatology 4, S11
  • Metabolomics of sera reveals potential biomarkers of skin fibrosis in systemic sclerosis that correlate with pro-fibrotic gene expression in skin biopsiesS Ahmed, MK Rai, D Dubey, A Rawat, DP Misra, D Kumar, V AgarwalAnnals of the Rheumatic Diseases 76, 913
  • Validation of the proposed 2016 revision to 2010 acr preliminary fibromyalgiaS Ahmed, A Aggarwal, A LawrenceAnnals of the Rheumatic Diseases 76 (388)
  • Tadalafil Reduces Skin Fibrosis and Profibrotic Genes Expression in Patients with Systemic SclerosisS Ahmed, MK Rai, DP Misra, V AgarwalARTHRITIS & RHEUMATOLOGY 69
  • OBSTETRIC OUTCOMES IN INDIAN WOMEN WITH INFLAMMATORY MYOSITISL Gupta, S Ahmed, A AggarwalINTERNAL MEDICINE JOURNAL 48, 36-36
  • Development of ankylosing spondylitis in patients with reactive arthritis and peripheral spondyloarthropathy: hospital based study in north indiaR Misra, S Ahmed, A Chaudhury, A Lawrence, V Agarwal, A AggarwalAnnals of the Rheumatic Diseases 77 (Suppl 2), 353-353
  • Anxiety and depression in fibromyalgia: Are we putting the cart before the horse?S Ahmed, A LawrenceIndian Journal of Rheumatology 13 (3), 150
  • Comments on: Use and scope of ultrasonography in rheumatology in IndiaS AhmedIndian Journal of Rheumatology. Oct 2018. Medknow Publications
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Rai MK, Misra DP, Agarwal V. Tadalafil Reduces Skin Fibrosis and Profibrotic Genes Expression in Patients with Systemic Sclerosis.  ARTHRITIS & RHEUMATOLOGY 69. ACR 2017 (San Diego)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Rai MK, Dubey D, Rawat A, Misra DP, Kumar D, Agarwal V. Metabolomics of sera reveals potential biomarkers of skin fibrosis in systemic sclerosis that correlate with pro-fibrotic gene expression in skin biopsies. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases 76 (Suppl 2), 913-913. EULAR 2017 (Madrid).
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Rai MK, Dubey D, Rawat A, Misra DP, Kumar D, Agarwal V. Nuclear magnetic resonance-based metabolomics study identifies highly discriminatory metabolites in 87 systemic sclerosis patients. ACR 2017 (San Diego)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Lawrence A, Aggarwal A. Validation of the proposed 2016 revision to 2010 ACR preliminary fibromyalgia. EULAR 2017 (Madrid)
  • 1.       Gupta L, Ahmed S, Singh B, Satya Prakash, Phadke S, Aggarwal A.  Novel NLRP12 variant presenting with Familial Cold Autoimmunity Syndrome phenotype with autoimmunity and susceptibility to infections. FDIP 2017 (Bangalore)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Rai MK, Misra DP, Agarwal V. Tadalafil Reduces Skin Fibrosis and Profibrotic Genes Expression in Patients with Systemic Sclerosis. IRACON 2017 (Lucknow)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Rai MK, Dubey D, Rawat A, Misra DP, Kumar D, Agarwal V. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance based Metabolomics Study Identifies Highly Discriminatory Metabolites in 87 Systemic Sclerosis Patients. IRACON 2017 (Lucknow)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Das AK. Secondary Prophylaxis of Ischemic Stroke: Prevalent Practices in a Tertiary Hospital. ANEICON 2012 (Dibrugarh)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Pathak BL. Outcome of Pregnancy Associated Hypertension. APICON (Assam State Chapter) 2010 (Dibrugarh)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Aggarwal A, Lawrence A. ACR 2016 Criteria for Fibromyalgia: Poor Specificity in a Tertiary setting. IRACON 2017 (Lucknow)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Lawrence A, Agarwal V, Misra RN, Aggarwal A. Juvenile Systemic Sclerosis: Diffuse more than Limited Disease. IRACON 2017 (Lucknow)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Chourasia S, Chaudhary A, Lawrence A, Agarwal V, Misra RN, Aggarwal A. Retrospective outcome analysis of patients with Reactive Arthritis and peripheral Spondyloarthropathy. IRACON 2017 (Lucknow)
  • 1.       Dubey D, Ahmed S, Chaurasia S, Kumar S, Kumari R, Anupam Guleria A, Kumar D, Misra RN. NMR based Serum and Synovial Fluid Metabolomics Reveal Similar Metabolomic Profile in patients with Reactive Arthritis and peripheral Spondyloarthropathy. IRACON 2017 (Lucknow)
  • 1.       Gupta L, Ahmed S, Zanwar A, Misra RN, Aggarwal A. Juvenile Reactive Arthritis- is it different from other childhood spondyloarthropathies? IRACON 2017 (Lucknow)
  • 1.       Gupta L, Ahmed S, Aggarwal A. Obstetric outcomes in 81 women with inflammatory myositis. IRACON 2017 (Lucknow).
  • Gupta L, Misra DP, Ahmed S, Jain A, Zanwar, A, Misra RN. Poor obstetric outcomes in North Indian women with Takayasu’s arteritis. IRACON 2017 (Lucknow)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Lawrence A, Agarwal V, Misra RN, Aggarwal A. 51 cases of Systemic Rheumatoid Vasculitis: Single Centre Experience. IRACON 2016 (Kochi)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Kakati S. Dual Infection with Chikungunya and Parvovirus B19: Cross-Sectional Study In Northeast India. IRACON 2014 (Chandigarh)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Das AK, Medhi S, Kar P. Aetiology of Sporadic Acute Viral Hepatitis In North-East India–Differences Exist From The Rest of India. INASL 2014 (Jaipur)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Kakati S. Validation of Three Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease Activity Scores for All Polyarthritis: A Cross Sectional Study at Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh. IRACON 2013 (Kolkata)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Medhi P. Breast Lumps: Diagnosis with Minimal Resources. MEDICON 2009 (Mangalore)
  • 1.       Ahmed S, Medhi P. Breast Lumps: Diagnosis with Minimal Resources. MEDICON 2009 (Mangalore)

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