Dr Saba Faiz MD


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Dr. Saba Faiz is a board certified endocrinologist. She attended the medical school at FJMC, Lahore, Pakistan with honor of being nominated as the best graduate of the year. She completed her internal Medicine residency at Reading Hospital, Temple University, PA. She completed her fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and metabolism at Joan C Edward school of Medicine, Marshall University, WV. Along with all other aspects of endocrinology including diabetes mellitus, adrenal disorders, pituitary disorders, sex hormone disorders and thyroid disorders, Dr. Faiz has a special interest in metabolic bone disease and calcium disorders. She was selected among a very few fellows from all over USA to attend a special training course in Sente-Fe NM in metabolic bone disease and osteoporosis.

EDUCATION

  • Fatima Jinnah Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan
  • MBBS (1998-2003)

  • The Reading Hospital, Temple University, PA
  • Internal Medicine internship & residency (2005-2008)

  • Joan C Edward School of Medicine, Marshall Unviersity, WV
  • Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism (2009- 2011)

CLINICAL SKILLS

  • Certified Clinical Densitometrist certification by ISCD
  • AACE Thyroid and Neck ultrasound course certification
  • Endocrine University Insulin PUMP and CGMS management course.

Research and Publications

BIBLIOGRAPHY-PUBLICATIONS

Publications: Peer-Reviewed Journals

  1. The Diagnostic Predicament of Secondary Adrenal insufficiency .A Review article. Prasanna Santhanum, Saba Faiz, Tipu F M Saleem . Endocrine Practice 2010.
  2. Right Thigh pain in a woman with osteoporosis. Visual Vignette. Saba Faiz, Omar Akhtar, Tipu Saleem. Endocrine Practice Feb 2010
  3. Acromegaly Caused by Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone (GHRH) Secreting Tumor in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN-1) Tipu F Saleem MD, Tameer Hassan MD, Eyad Mamoudeh MD, Saba Faiz MD. Accepted. WV Medical Journal March/April 2012.
  4. A Mysterious Parathyroid Adenoma. Saba Faiz, John W. Leidy, Tipu Saleem. Endocrine Practice, 2012

Publications: Abstracts at National Meetings

  1. A case of Serotonin Syndrome. Claudia Corona, MD, Saba Faiz, MD, Anthony Donato, MD. Oral presentation in ACP regional conference, PA chapter, 2005.
  2. Mechanism of pathogenesis of necrolytic migratory erythema (NME) due to Glucagonoma syndrome. Saba Faiz, MD and T. Saleem, MD, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, West Reading, PA .Poster Presentation for ACP Regional meeting ,PA chapter 2006.
  3. Trial of U500 insulin in severely insulin resistant patients.Saba Faiz, MD and T. Saleem, MD, Anthony Donato, MD, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, West Reading, PA Poster presentation in National ACP annual meeting 2007.
  4. A case report of unusual presentation of colon cancer as multinodular goiter. Saba Faiz MD, Mateen Hotiana MD, Prasanna Santhanam MD, Tipu F M Saleem MD MS. Poster presentation for ACP Regional Meeting , WV Chapter 2009, and Marshall University Annual Research Day 2010.
  1. Pseudo SIADH as initial presentation of Hypopituitarism. Saba Faiz, MD, P Santhanum, T FM Saleem, MD. Poster presentation for ACP Regional Meeting WV Chapter 2009.
  2. Etiology of endogenous hyperthyroidism in two patients with longstanding hypothyroidism. Saba Faiz, Tipu F M Saleem, Abid Yaqub, Parsanna Santhanum .Poster presentation for AACE annual meeting 2010.
  3. Right thigh pain in a woman with osteoporosis. Omar Akhtar, Saba Faiz, Tipu Saleem. Presented as Poster in Annual AACE meeting 2011.
  4. Association of serum Adiponectin with post menopausal hypertension in lean and obese women. Saba Faiz, Yared Gebregiorgis, Nalini Santanam, Ronald Stanek, Todd Gress, Abid Yaqub, Tipu Saleem. Poster presentation for Endocrine Society Annual meeting 2011, Poster presentation for 6th annual “Center for Clinical and translational Science” Spring Conference; Appalachian health summit: Focus on obesity & Winner of Roland H. Burns clinical science poster award at Marshall University Research day 2011.
  5. A Mysterious Parathyroid Adenoma. Saba Faiz, John W. Leidy, Tipu Saleem. Poster Presentation for Endocrine Society Annual meeting 2011.
  6. Use of Adrenal Venous Sampling to localise source of autonomous cortisol hypersecretion in a Patient With Bilateral Adrenal Masses. Adam Maghrabi, MD; Saba Faiz, MD; Tipu Saleem, MD (American Association of Clinical Endocrinologist National Annual Meeting, 2012).
  7. Radiation associated pelvic fractures: report of 4 cases. Mahshid Mohseni, M Pooya Hosseinzadeh, Tipu Faiz Saleem MD, Saba Faiz MD, Mateen Hotiana MD, Abid Yaqub MBBS. American Association of Clinical Endocrinologist National Annual Meeting, 2012.