Dr. Sara Zafar

Medical Author

Dr. Sara Zafar is a distinguished medical practitioner, holding a degree from Islamabad Medical and Dental College, Islamabad, Pakistan. She completed her house job at Dr. Akbar Niazi Teaching Hospital in Islamabad.

Subsequently, she served as a medical officer at Ali Medical Centre in Islamabad. Currently, she is working in Emergency Medicine at Kulsoom International, Islamabad.

Adding to her professional credibility, Dr. Sara is a registered member of the General Medical Council in the UK. Her international exposure includes a clinical attachment in the NHS, UK, where she gained specialized experience in Respiratory Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Diabetes, and Endocrinology.

An important facet of Dr. Sara’s career is her commitment to women’s health. She carries a deep-seated interest in addressing the unique health concerns that women face and is dedicated to raising awareness about these issues.

Career Highlights

  • Medical Officer in Emergency/Internal Medicine – Kulsoom International Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Clinical Attachment (Respiratory Medicine, Infectious diseases, Diabetes, and Endocrinology) – NHS, UK
  • Medical Officer – Ali medical Centre, Islamabad, 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
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support – under AHA Guidelines

Embracing the Cycle

“I strongly believe that menstrual health and gynaecological concerns deserve equal consideration alongside other medical conditions. Often overlooked in the past, its time to educate, prioritize the needs of women, ensuring the have access to proper care, resources and support throughout their menstrual journey.”