Consultant Profile

Dr Sabry Talab

Dr Sabry Talab MB Bch, FRCP (UK)
Practicing at:
Spire Fylde Coast Hospital
  • General medicine
    • Geriatric medicine
      Special clinical interests:

      Hypertention , stroke prevention, diabetes and heart failure management particularly in older people.  Dr Talab's services include:-

      • Inpatient care at Spire Fylde Coast Hospital for a wide range of medical conditions as well as rehabilitation with exceptional success.
      • Outpatient clinic appointments which can be arranged at short notice if necessary
      • Home visits to assess and advise on medical management
      • Over the phone discussions/advice to GP's if required
      Research interests:
      Orthogeriatric rehabilitation, falls.
      Current NHS and /or university posts:
      Consultant Physician in medicine for care of the elderly, Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
      Year of first medical qualification:
      Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
      Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London
      Membership of Medical Protection Society
      Contact Details 
      Telephone number to make a private appointment:
      0800 092 9601
      Private secretary telephone number:
      01253 850732
      by arrangement
      Background Information 
      Professional profile:
      Dr Talab qualified in the faculty of medicine, Assiut University, Egypt. Following an initial period of training there, he came to the UK for postgraduate qualifications and training in general medicine. His first training post in geriatric medicine was in Southampton General Hospital in 1989. 
      Dr Talab then moved to Rotherham District General Hospital, South Yorkshire in August 1990 and worked there until 1996. He acquired more experience at registrar level in geriatric medicine, rheumatology, general medicine, diabetes and endocrinology. He gained membership of the Royal College of Physicians of London in June 1994. Dr Talab trained at Sheffield Northern General Hospital for three years where he gained a lot of experience and skills in falls, osteoporosis and orthopaedic medicine.
      The rest of his training was at Barnsley District General Hospital and Doncaster Royal Infirmary where he gained experience in cardiovascular medicine.
      Dr Talab is currently a consultant physician / geriatrician at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. His main clinical interest include management of cardiac failure, hypertension, arrhythmias and diabetes particularly in older people.
      Personal profile:
      Dr Talab would like to believe that he is a caring and dedicated physician. He is enthusiatric, motivated and optimistic. He enjoys his work and finds it quite rewarding. Away from work Dr Talab likes music and literature particularly poetry. He also enjoy travelling, long walks and cycling.

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      Dr Sabry Talab

      Dr Sabry Talab Geriatric medicine & General medicine Consultant, Blackpool, Lancashire, private hospital specialist.

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