Department of pathology provide 24 hours diagnostic support to the hospital and surrounding localities. A dedicated and highly qualified team of histopathologist, medical technologist, bio-chemist run the service. Range of services includes all type of hematological studies, clinical chemistry, serology and microbiology studies.
Among the specialized test/studies available to the clinical staff by pathology department are histopathology, bone marrow evaluation cytology, and electrolytes.
A modern blood bank provides the emergency requirements of clinical departments. All safety procedures regarding blood donation such as hiv and hepatitis screening is performed. Department and a pro bio safety level-ii micro lab is under completion and will be the first ever to facility in the city, of this kind.
Haemodalysis centre was set up to provide latest renal dialysis facilities to the needy patients. At present five dialysis machines are working to provide the service. One dialysis machine is kept reserved for hepatitis b & c patient. To provide backup service and to provide quality care in this dialysis facility, a modern ro plant has been installed. A nephrologists and trained nursing and para medical staff is available to extend nephrology and dialysis services to the needy at very minimal rates.
A well equipped physiotherapy department provides care to opd patients as well as all hospital clinical departments, especially rehabilitative support to neuro patients such as hemiplegic. The department is equipped by with all the latest physiotherapy machinery/ equipments required for rehabilitative services.
The department of anesthesia is one of the most elaborate/technical departments. It consists of five operation theatre, reserved for neurosurgery, general surgery, orthopedic/urology, eye surgery, and gynae surgery. One consultant, five medical officers, thirteen nurses, and ten operation theatre attendants perform their duties round the clock in three shifts. Each operation theatre has its separate anesthesia machines and separate monitoring facility.
Department provide general, regional, spinal, and epidural anesthesia facilities as per requirement of the patients. All international standard regarding patient safety, asepsis are followed by the department.
|Dr Muhammad Asad|
The completely renovated emergency department started functioning 10 years ago. Department has air conditioning control for the comfort of the incoming patients consisting of 10 beds. Two beds have the monitoring facility. The causality qualified doctors cover the emergency services in three shifts and backed by all the consultants panel of the hospital.
The diagnostic facilities such as x-rays, ultrasounds and lab are integrated with emergency department. Minor surgical procedures can be carried out in mionor ot available in emergency department.
It is the policy of the sitara group that the patients, when required, or cannot pay, are treated free of charge from hospital charity funds and no burden is placed on the patient.
|Dr Muhammad Haneef|
The treatment facilities for common eye ailments are available in the department. The latest laser eye surgical procedures are being carried out as day care surgery. The facilities for optometric services are available in the department. The department is managed by a qualified ophthalmologist. Another senior consultant is being inducted shortly. As public welfare, free eye camps are arranged at regular intervals also.
|Dr Col Abdul Munaaf|
Ent treatment / surgery services are provided by two visiting consultants. All the routine as well as specialized surgical procedures are being carried out in the department.
Department is planning for delicate ear surgery and soon this service will be available to the city populace. In addition all the modern audiometric arrangements are underway to diagnose / treat deafness in the children.
Urology department is headed by a well reputed experienced visiting consultant and provides services in all state of art urological procedures such as cystoscopy, laproscopic techniques, stone removing techniques and transurethral prostatic removal methods. To provide all these services, hospital has all the latest equipment available.
In the department, all types of major and minor orthopedic procedures are being carried with very good outcomes. The operations usually performed are fixation of all types of fractures by DCPs, K,nails, Inter locking nails (close), surgical correction of congenital anomalies like, club foot, torticolis , sprengel shoulder, developmental dysplasia of hip, haemi-total othroplastry of hip and kee joints, management of non union of long bones fractures and K.Wire procedures for pediatric fractures.
All types of reconstructive surgery replacement surgery for hip knee, shoulder and elbow joints and hand reconstructive surgery has been planned to be carried out in Orthpedic Department in very near future.
Head of Department is a renowned orthopedic surgeon, qualified from Pakistan (Fellow of College of Physician and Surgeon, Pakistan and United Kingdom (Member of Royal College of Physician & Surgeon, Glasgow).
|Dr Zulfiqar Ahmed|
An independent general Surgical Unit is available in Aziz Fatimah Hospital. Almost all forms of tertiary care surgical facilities are available in the hospital. Operation theatre services are equipped by the latest equipment/instruments and hospital has a model operation theatre.
Department of general surgery has two FCPS and FCPS & MRCS Qualified well experience surgeons who perform all forms of general surgical procedures.
Laparoscopic surgical facilities are also available to the clients from the department.
|Dr Tariq Mehmood||Dr Afzal ur Rahman|