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Dr Sumbul Zaheer


Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET

MBBS (Aligarh), MRCP (UK)

Dr.Zaheer is a Consultant with the Department of Nuclear Medicine & PET. She has post-graduate medical training in Internal Medicine and Nuclear Medicine and became a Member of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) in 2002. She is currently involved in the treatment of thyroid cancers and in PET/CT imaging and molecular diagnostic techniques.

Her research interests include infection imaging and neuroendocrine receptor imaging.


  • Advanced Specialist Training in Nuclear Medicine and PET from Singapore General Hospital in 2009
  • MRCP (UK) in 2002
  • MBBS from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, AMU, Aligarh in 1992


  • External lecturer, Nanyang Polytechnic, Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography / Radiation Therapy Course (2009-2011) & Advanced Diploma in Nursing (Oncology) Course (since 2009)
  • Clinical Physician Faculty member, Diagnostic Radiology, for the Singhealth Residency Programme
  • Cordinator/Supervisor for Endocrine trainees rotated to the Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET


  1. Sumbul Zaheer, Saabry Osmany, Hee Kit Lai, David Ng Chee Eng; Usefulness of F-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography / Computed Tomography in a Case of Choriocarcinoma Presenting as Pulmonary Embolism; Clinical Nuclear Medicine: June 2009 – Volume 34- Issue 6 – pp 343-345
  2. Tze Chwan Lim, Eik Hock Tan, Sumbul Zaheer; Use of Ga-68 DOTA-DPhe1, Tyr3-Octreotate PET/CT to confirm Portal Vein Tumor Thrombosis in a patient With Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
  3. Ammad Al-Tamimi, Sumbul Zaheer, Chow Kah Hoe Pierce, Saabry Osmany; Recurrent Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans of the shoulder with rare distant    abdominal metastasis detected by FDG-PET/CT; Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal August 2012 - Vol. 12, No. 3
  4. Thesis titled “Ultrasound in the evaluation of Right Iliac Fossa Mass” was written and published in 1997 at the end of Radiology residency in Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College

Last Modified Date :04 Jan 2010