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Dr. Anef Niaz earned his Bachelor of Science in biology from the University of Illinois Chicago in 2012, graduating cum laude. He earned his medical degree at St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, in 2017. In 2020, he completed his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Pittsburg Medical Center – Pinnacle in Harrisburg, Pa., where he also served as chief resident.

Dr. Niaz completed his Sports Medicine fellowship at Louisiana State University Health Science Center in Lafayette in 2022, during which he served as team physician for the University of Louisiana Lafayette D1 athletics, including football, men’s and women’s basketball, baseball, softball, soccer, track and field, cross country, men’s and women’s tennis, golf, volleyball, and cheer. He joined Kelsey-Seybold in March 2022.

Joined Kelsey-Seybold: March 2022

Awards & Publications

  • Niaz, A., Ali, S., Phillips, A. Rona Rash: Case of Delayed Onset Rash in COVID-19 Positive Volleyball Player. Presented at AMSSM, 2021.
  • Bastoky, N., Niaz, A., Ali, S., Phillips, A. Collegiate Mental Health Issues in Student Athlete Population with Addition of PHQ9/GAD7 During PPE. Presented at AMMSM, 2021.
  • Nagabhairu A.1, Snyder S.1, Singh A.J.1, Parva N.1, Niaz A.1, Pittappilly M.1, Nookala V.1, Shinghala H.2 “Retrospective Analysis on Implications of Quetiapine Role in Delirium,” Presented at the Medical Education Conference, UPMC Pinnacle 2018.
  • South Louisiana Sports Medicine Consortium, Lectures Given:
    • Knee Exam, August 2020
    • Shoulder Anatomy, August 2020
    • Hand Injuries, September 2020
    • Elbow Exam, September 2020
    • Hip and Thigh Exam, October 2020
    • MSK Injection Lecture and Workshop, October 2020
    • MSK Board Review Part 1, October 2020
    • Ankle Injuries, October 2020
    • Pediatric MSK, November 2020
    • Spinal Injuries, January 2021
    • Splinting and Casting, January 2021

Hobbies & Interests

Dr. Niaz enjoys basketball, football, and reading.

Fun Facts

The best advice Dr. Niaz has ever received is, “To make change, treat people better than you were treated.”

His guilty pleasure is watching TV shows.

As a child, he wanted to become a basketball player.

Medical School

  • St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 2017


  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center – Pinnacle, Harrisburg, Pa., 2020

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Sports Medicine
Dr. Niaz is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine.


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