Dr. Hafiz Awais Elahi earned his medical degree (MBBS) from Rawalpindi Medical College, Pakistan. Afterwards, he joined the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) in Islamabad through which he completed his initial training in internal medicine and attained his post-graduate fellowship degree in internal medicine known as Fellow of College of Physicians and Surgeons (FCPS). Dr. Elahi has also worked as neurologist at PIMS. PIMS is a tertiary-care hospital with state-of-the-art medical facilities and post-graduate training in multiple medical and surgical subspecialties in the capital city of Islamabad. Through such work experience, Dr. Elahi has achieved extensive clinical experience in internal medicine and neurology.
In the United States, Dr. Elahi completed his residency in neurology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) and earned the status of Chief Resident of Neurology during his final year of training. After completing his residency, he joined Wesley Neurology Clinic. He is a certified diplomat of American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) and is certified by the Neuromuscular Board (ABEM).
Dr. Elahi is also actively involved in training of residents and medical students at the Neurology Department of UTHSC and holds a position as Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology at UTHSC.