Dr Ash Husain has been a consultant physician in the UK since 1997, having trained in hospitals in East London and Essex.
Dr Husain was a Consultant Chest Physician in Kent before relocating to the Hertfordshire/North London area in 2004. He provides a comprehensive respiratory service and utilises spirometry, six-minute walk test, oxygen assessment, chest aspirations/intubation and fibreoptic bronchoscopies. His main interests include chronic cough and breathing problems.
Dr Husain has been working with Primary Care Trusts to develop care pathways for most chronic lung diseases, particularly COPD and chronic cough, and he has an ongoing involvement with their teaching programmes.
Dr Husain is delighted to see patients at short notice for ad-hoc appointments and also has regular out-patient clinics on Sunday mornings. He admits patients with acute medical problems as well as respiratory conditions to Spire Bushey Hospital.