Aysha Rafaquat, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Hospital Medicine

    About me

    Aysha Rafaquat, MD, is an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine, specializing in pediatric hospital medicine. She completed her residency at St. John Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit, MI. She earned a Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery degree at Dow Medical College, now known as Dow University of Health and Science, in Karachi, Pakistan. She completed a pediatric residency at Dow University of Health Sciences, Civil Hospital in Karachi. Board certified in pediatrics, Rafaquat is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Hospital Medicine section, and specializes in the acute care of hospitalized children.



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    Education & training

    Board Certifications
    Medical School
    Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
    Dow University of Health Sciences, Civil Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan - Pediatrics
    St. John Hospital & Medical Center, Detroit, MI - Pediatrics


    • In USMLE Step-1 and Step-2 CK, scored 99 percentile.
    • In Dow University of Health & Science Civil Hospital Residency Test, secured 1st Position.
    • In the M.B.B.S. Program at Dow Medical College (Batch of 2007) Rannked among the top 25%.
    • Obtained five (5) Distinctions (Honors) during Professional Examinations:
    • First Professional M.B.B.S Examination (Part-A) - Distinction in Biochemistry.
    • First Professional M.B.B.S Examination (Part-B) - Distinction in Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry.
    • Third Professional M.B.B.S - Distinction in Pathology.