Department of Paediatrics


The department of pediatrics has 60 beds that are divided into ICU, medical ward and emergency wards. The nursery has 5 warmers, 8 cots and 3 incubators. General outpatients are seen three days a week and vaccination clinic is open every day. Special OPD days are allocated to diabetes, neonatology, nephrology and tuberculosis. The department has the following equipment. The paediatic medicine department has a very active neonatal care section and is equipped with Phototherapy units, Ventilators, Apnea monitors, Pulse oximeters,

  • Nebulizers
  • Sucker machines
  • Fundoscope
  • Laryngoscopes
  • Infusion pumps
  • Syringe pumps

Air compressor to deal with premature babies. Recently the paediatirc and the eye department have started a joint ROP programme. Due to its proximity to the neurosurgery referral unit the paed department sees a lot of children with cerebral palsies. Teaching and training programs for post graduate residents are being taught for FCPS, MCPS, MD Peads and DCH. Monthly pre-natal meeting and guest lectures are also held to facilitate interactive learning and exposure to both staff and residents.

Courses Offered

  • MD Paediatrics
  • FCPS Paediatrics

Research Publications

  • To be Uploaded

Faculty Unit I

Prof. Muhammad Shahid
Prof. of Paediatrics
Head of the Department (Unit I)


Dr. Faryad Hussain
Assistant Professor

Dr. Asim Noor Cheema
Sr. Registrar

Faculty Unit II

Prof. Muhammad Faheem Afzal
MBBS, FCPS(Paediatrics), MHPE, FCPS(Paediatrics Infectious Diseases)
Prof. of Paediatrics
Head of the Department (Unit II)


Dr. Amir Rashid
MBBS, FCPS (Paediatrics)
Associate Professor

Dr. Tahira Parveen
MBBS, FCPS (Paediatrics)
Senior Registrar


Dr. Rabia Maqsood
MBBS, FCPS (Paediatrics)
Senior Registrar

Dr. Amna Nazar
MBBS, FCPS (Paediatrics)
Senior Registrar


Dr. Hammad Arif
MBBS, MD (Paediatrics)
Sr. Registrar