Department of Paediatrics

Introduction

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

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Faculty Unit I


Prof. Agha Shabbir Ali
(Prof. of Paeds)
Head of the Department (Unit I)
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Dr. Arif Zaheer
Associate Professor

Dr. Faryad Hussain
Assistant Professor
   

Dr. Asim Noor Cheema
Sr. Registrar
 

Faculty Unit II

Prof. Muhammad Shahid
(Prof. of Paeds)
Head of the Department (Unit II)

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Dr. Amir Rashid
Assistant Professor

Dr. Rizwan Gohar
Assistant Professor
   

Dr. Hammad Arif
Sr. Registrar

Dr. Rabia Iqbal
Sr. Registrar