Dr Omar Azzam
Dr Azzam is a graduate of the University of Dundee, a General Physician at Royal Perth Hospital as well as providing Nephrology outpatient and inpatient consultation services at St John of God Subiaco and St John of God Bunbury. Dr Azzam is a specialist in nephrology and acute care medicine. He has a Masters of clinical research, or research fellowship focused on hypertension.
Dr Azzam's clinical interests encompass the evaluation and management of chronic kidney disease, with additional developing interest in hypertension management and cardiovascular risk modification. He has also lead and collaborated in clinical research with Medical Research Foundation’s Dobney Hypertension Centre. Dr Azzam is am also involved in hypertension-focused research through the University of Western Australia and the Medical Research Foundation at Royal Perth Hospital. Potential prospective involvement in south metropolitan (Fiona Stanley Hospital) hypertension and dyslipidaemia management clinic resembling the Cardio-metabolic clinic model established at Royal Perth Hospital. Dr Azzam is a member of the International society of Nephrology, Australia and New Zealand Society of Nephrology and the International Society of Hypertension.