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. Agha Shabbir Ali
(Prof. of Paeds)
Head of the Department (Unit I)

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)


Dr. Amir Rashid
Assistant Professor

Dr. Rizwan Gohar
Assistant Professor

Dr. Hammad Arif
Sr. Registrar

Dr. Rabia Iqbal
Sr. Registrar