Dr. Kazi received his training in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology at UT Medical School at Houston. He is the Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Training Program at UT Southwestern. Dr. Kazi also works with patient registries and clinical information systems, such as the electronic health record, to improve clinical decision making, promote efficiency and support patient safety and quality of care. He also serves on the American College of Rheumatology Registries and Health Information Technology Committee.


Medical School
University of Karachi-Dow Medical College (1987)
University of Texas Medical School at Houston (1989), Internal Medicine
University of Texas Medical School at Houston (1992), Internal Medicine
University of Texas Medical School at Houston (1995), Rheumatology

Specialty Areas

  • Hospitalist (In-Patient Care)

Clinical Interest

  • In-Patient Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Research Interest

    • Improving Patient Access and Efficiency of Care
    • Improving Quality of Care through Disease Registries
    • Medical Education
    • Predictive Analytics in Clinical Decision Support


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    Honors & Awards

    • Best Doctors in Dallas
      D Magazine (2011)
    • Texas Super Doctors
      Texas Monthly Magazine (2011)
    • Top Doctors
      US News and Health Reports (2011)
    • Internal Medicine Housestaff Teaching Award
      UT Southwestern Medical Center (1998)
    • Alpha Omega Alpha
      UT Medical School Houston (1992)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American College of Physicians (2010)
    • American College of Rheumatology (1991)