She graduated from the Aga Khan University Hospital, Pakistan with her MBBS in 2002. She did her Medicine and Specialist Haematology and Haemato-Oncology training from Nottingham University Hospitals. She became a member of Royal College of Physicians and then a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists in London, UK. Dr Shabeeha is registered and is licensed to practice on the GMC register.
She has over 12 years of clinical experience in general, malignant and laboratory haematology. She has worked as a Consultant Haematologist at the Royal Marsden Hospital, University Hospitals Birmingham and was employed as a Consultant Haematologist at the Kings College Hospital London, before moving to Dubai.