Dr Saboor graduated from King Edward Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan, in 1980.
After completing his initial training, Dr Saboor came to the UK in 1981 and completed further post-graduate training in various hospitals around the country.
In 1990, Dr Saboor was appointed Clinical Lecturer at the University College Hospital, London. He completed his MD and was appointed Senior Registrar in 1992, again at University College Hospital.
In 1996, he was appointed Consultant Chest Physician at Chase Farm Hospital, Barnet.