Dr Javed Ahmed did his specialist registrar training in cardiology at the Regional Cardiothoracic Centre, Northern General Teaching Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Subsequently, Dr Ahmed spent three years at the world's largest interventional cardiology centre, The Washington Heart Centre at Washington DC, USA. He consolidated his training in general and interventional cardiology with the world's most renowned interventional cardiologists (Dr M B Leon, Dr Augusto D Pichard, Dr Gary S Mintz, Dr L S Satler, Dr R Waksman and Dr J Laird).
Dr Ahmed has recently been appointed as consultant cardiologist with a special interest in coronary angioplasty and stenting at The Regional Cardiothoracic Centre, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne. He has written a book and had over a hundred publications in international journals.