Our Mission

To inspire doctors to become leaders of tomorrow through
outstanding teaching, training and education.

About PLAB Guru

First and foremost, all of us at PLAB Guru would like to congratulate you on completing your medical degree! It is fantastic to see that you are now choosing to embark on a journey to join undisputedly the best healthcare system in the world- the National Health Service (NHS) UK.


PLAB Guru is a UK Based Teaching and Training academy providing specialist courses and support to International Medical Graduates on how to successfully pass their PLAB and Post-Graduate Examinations.  We have a proven track record of successfully helping hardworking students and junior doctors in passing their exams at the first attempt and realising their dream of practicing within the NHS.


Our faculty comprises consultants currently practicing within the NHS who have extensive experience of teaching, medical education and examinations. At PLAB Guru we are dedicated on helping you realise your full potential and we aim to provide you with all the necessary resources in order to achieve this. We provide a variety of courses to help facilitate this- ranging from 2 week intensive group sessions to focussed one-to-one coaching sessions. We offer a tailor made service to all of our candidates to ensure that their educational needs are fully met. By choosing one of our courses we are confident that PLAB Guru will be your gateway to enjoying a long and fruitful career within the NHS.


Prof. S. I. Rizvi

BSc, MBBS, FRCS, FRCEM, FRCS (Glasgow)

Prof. Rizvi is the lead tutor and course director at PLAB Guru. He has been teaching, mentoring and guiding International Medical Graduates in successfully passing their PLAB and Post-Graduate examinations for a number of years.

Currently, he is a practicing Consultant within the NHS-for over 25 years-and has a strong passion for teaching and training. He has taught students from all over the world including Africa, Middle East, Asia and North America on how to successfully pass their PLAB Examinations. Over the course of his long and distinguished career, he has held a number of coveted and high-profile teaching roles which have allowed him to support and guide his students to achieve their best.  

He is an Educational Supervisor for Foundation Year and Specialty Trainee Doctors in the NHS, a role which allows him to keep his knowledge of medical education and examinations fully up-to-date. Using innovative teaching methods, ongoing support and guidance and skills, he has enabled his students to progress within their chosen specialty and land their dream jobs.


Dr Saleh Allahbachani Memon

MBBS, FRCS, MS

Dr Saleh Allahbachani Memon is a highly skilled and vastly experienced tutor. He has served as a Consultant Surgeon in various parts of the world, including the Middle East and Asia. His passion and desire for medical education has seen him author a number of successful medical textbooks for students preparing for MBBS Finals, MRCS, FCPS and MS in Surgery examinations.

His wealth of experience as an assessor has seen him examine for the Royal College of Surgeons for the MRCS final exams. Throughout his career Dr Memon has acted as a mentor to International Medical Graduates, helping them to successfully pass their PLAB examinations and go onto excel in their respective specialities.