Dr Zaheerodin Bhikoo

Respiratory & General Physician
Brief info

Dr Zaheer Bhikoo is a highly skilled Respiratory & General Physician and completed his undergraduate training at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.

Dr Bhikoo continued his training in the UK where he completed the Membership of the Royal College of Physicians, followed by Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, with completion of specialist training in Respiratory and General Medicine in New Zealand.

He worked as a respiratory physician at a tertiary centre in New Zealand, where he was the clinical lead of the respiratory training program, the respiratory physiology laboratory and ran a severe asthma service. He was also an associate director of physician training and a senior lecturer with the University of Auckland.

Dr Bhikoo moved to Queensland in 2018 and is currently employed as the Clinical Director of Medicine and a Respiratory Physician at Caboolture Hospital. He is also a senior lecturer with the University of Queensland.

His special interests include all aspects of respiratory disease, including asthma, COPD, bronchiectasis, interstitial lung disease and respiratory infections, as well as clinical teaching.

Dr Bhikoo’s research interest include airways disease, respiratory physiology and quality improvement. He has presented posters at various international conferences. Zaheer is a caring and compassionate individual and provides patient-focused, high quality evidence-based patient care. He admits patients to Caboolture Private Hospital and consults an outpatient clinic at the Caboolture Private Hospital Consulting Rooms.