Dr. Ferwa Asif

Medical Author

Dr. Ferwa Asif, a registered medical practitioner, embarked on her medical journey at the Islamabad Medical and Dental College, Islamabad, Pakistan, where she earned her medical degree. Following graduation, she served her house j ob at Dr. Akbar Niazi Teaching Hospital, Islamabad.

Dr. Ferwa further worked as a Medical Officer at the Hussain Clinic, in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Now, she employs her expertise and insights as a lecturer at her alma mater, the Islamabad Medical and Dental College, Islamabad.

Dr. Ferwa is also a registered member of the General Medical Council in the UK. Her international experience includes a clinical attachment in the Acute Medical Unit and the Accident & Emergency Department within the UK’s National Health Service (NHS).

Career Highlights

  • Lecturer – Islamabad Medical and Dental College, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Clinical Attachment (Acute Medical Unit, Accident & Emergency) – NHS, UK
  • Medical Officer – Hussain Clinic, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
  • House Officer – Dr. Akbar Niazi Teaching Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) – Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Basic Life Support – American Heart Association

Embracing the Cycle

“Menstruation is a reminder that our bodies are capable of amazing things, including supporting new life. Women should embrace their menstrual cycles as a sign of their reproductive health and be comfortable seeking medical help if they experience any issues.”