As a medical doctor, Imran Haque specializes in internal medicine and offers specialized services at Horizon Internal Medicine based in Asheboro, North Carolina. Having practiced medicine for years, he has gained expertise in the field and is committed to serving the Asheboro community.
In an interview conducted by IdeaMensch, Dr. Haque disclosed that he was inspired to start his business when he realized that there was a gap in the services offered in his community. He decided to provide medical services that were locally available and also revived the principle of reasonable bedside manner which he says was dying.
Imran Haque admitted that bringing any decent idea to life requires thorough research, hard work, diligence and financial resources. He also believes that building relationships with other practitioners and building professional networks also helps.
When asked about the one trend that excites him, Imran pointed out at the integration of technology in health care as having immensely improved medicine. He acknowledged that simplified entry of data has helped in the centralization of information and efficient record keeping which improves coordination in various aspects of patient care such as referrals and follow-up processes.
He also disclosed that his ability to multitask is one habit that has helped him increase his productivity as an entrepreneur. When asked what valuable advice he would offer his younger self, he held that it would be “to be cautious of other people’s motive” and not be quick to trust.
imran haque recommends showing respect and kindness to every person you encounter irrespective of their level of education and the walk of life they are from and added that the one strategy that has contributed to his growth in business is the golden rule of treating others the same way you would wish them to. The doctor asserted that this consideration has positively impacted on his business as it creates positive word of mouth, builds interpersonal relations and offers professional networking.
The doctor confessed that Barack Obama has influenced his thinking and recommended reading Stephen Covey’s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.
About Imran Haque
In 1998, he graduated from the Universidad Iberoamerican (UNIBE) and later got his specialized training at the University of Virginia. He is a licensed practitioner in North Carolina with experience that spans over 19 years.
He has specialized knowledge as an internist and provides services such as weight management, Venus body contouring, 360 resurfacing, diabetes management, physical exams, and laser hair removal. The internal medicine specialist is affiliated with many hospitals including Randolph Hospital.