Mr Raza graduated from Glasgow University Medical School in 1991. He trained as a specialist registrar on the East of Scotland Training Programme in Urology. He trained in Minimal Access Surgery / Endourology (keyhole surgery for kidney stones using laser and electrohydraulic lithotripsy) and also trained in Laparoscopic Renal Surgery (keyhole surgery for both benign and malignant renal conditions).
He trained in the world renowned Scottish Lithotriptor (Stone) Centre Western General Hospital Edinburgh, in minimal access and stone surgery. He trained in Ninewells Teaching Hospital (Dundee) performing minimal access (keyhole) surgery during part of this period. Ninewells hospital has close links with the world renowned Cuschieri Laparoscopic Training centre.
After completion of his registrar training he was appointed as a Consultant Urological Surgeon in Ealing Hospital (London) and Honorary Consultant at Hammersmith Hospital NHS Trust (London). He also holds the post of Honorary Senior Lecturer (Imperial College Medical School, London).His current NHS post is with London Northwest University Healthcare NHS Trust.
His areas of subspecialist interest are kidney surgery (keyhole and laser) with a particular interest in kidney stones. He is stone lead for the trust. He also deals with prostate problems offering prostate cancer screening, conventional (TURP), green light laser for prostate and manages other general urological conditions of the bladder and genital organs.
He has been recognised in Whos Who in the World. He is Programme Director for the Rila Institute of Health Services (London) Urology section. He is an Associate Editor for the Urology and Nephrology Open Access Journal. He is also listed as a scientific expert on Labome.org
He was previously Associate Professor for the American Medical University of the Carribean and visiting honorary Professor for Liaquat University Hospital, Hyderabad, Pakistan.
He is married with three young daughters and enjoys travelling, photography, music football and cricket.