Portrait of Dr Abdorreza Sedghi

Dr Abdorreza Sedghi

Originally from Iran, Dr Abdorreza Sedghi was known as Abdy and had been working as a trainee General Practitioner at the Lister Hospital, Stevenage when he contracted COVID-19 in April 2020. A "greatly valued colleague" who was "devoted to his patients" he died at the Royal Papworth Hospital, Cambridge on Wednesday 27 May 2020.

Nick Carver, Chief Executive of East & North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, paid tribute to Dr Abdorreza Sedghi:

“It is with deep sadness that I confirm the news that one of our colleagues, Dr Abdorreza Sedghi, has passed away.”

“Abdy was an Iranian GP who came to the UK to pursue a career in general practice. He joined the Central Herts GP Training Scheme in August 2019 and was based at Lister Hospital in Stevenage.”

“Abdy made a big impact with his charisma and personality. He was devoted to his patients, taking time to understand their problems and worries.”

Or thoughts are with his family, friends, and colleagues.

We will remember Dr Abdorreza Sedghi.

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