Mr Zahid Raza

Vascular Surgeon

MB ChB (Dundee), FRCS(Ed), FRCS(Gen)

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My NHS and private work is purely vascular. This includes arterial reconstruction and venous surgery work. My special interests include varicose veins, renal access (fistulas) under local anaesthesia and major arterial work including distal bypass for limb salvage. I have had extensive training in vascular surgery at Dundee, Edinburgh and Hull prior to my current consultant appointment at the New Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh.Varicose veins (primary and recurrent) Renal vascular access lower limb bypass surgery Claudication and management Aortic surgery Carotid surgery Amputation surgery

Treatment information

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Clinical interests

Vascular surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Varicose veins (primary and recurrent); Renal vascular access lower limb bypass surgery; Claudication and management; Aortic surgery; Carotid surgery; Amputation surgery.

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Vascular Society

Vascular Access Society

European Society for Vascular Surgery

Current NHS posts

Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Lothian University Hospitals NHS Trust

Honorary Senior Lecturer in Vascular Surgery, University of Edinburgh

Personal profile

Apart from operating on and assessing vascular patients I actively participate in research and audit of vascular surgery.  

I am married to Raheela (a dentist) and have two young boys.  

My outside interests (time permitting!) include squash, cricket and travelling.

Contact information

Telephone 0131 334 0363