Departmental details for the University
Established in 1986 as one of the
founding departments of Pakistan Institute of Medical
sciences, the department of urology has contributed
immensely to the development of the specialty in the
Profile of the Faculty and
The department is currently
headed by Professor Dr. Muhammad Naeem who is a
brilliant surgeon, relentless teacher and a
compassionate doctor. His areas of special interest
are endourology, uro-oncologyand reconstructive
urology. The department also has an Associate
Professor, and an Assistant Professor who are experts
in their fields and are involved in day to day running
and teaching activities.
Components of the
Out Patient Department: Open six
days a week the OPD caters to over 150 patients from
far flung areas of the country.
Operating Theater: The
department has a custom built operation theater and
facilities for a range of endoscopic procedures.
Lithotripsy center: The
lithotripsy center is equipped with the latest
Extracorporeal Lithotripsy machine that is capable of
treating patients with both radio opaque or
Minor O.T.: Adjacent to the
lithotripsy department it utilized for minor and day
car surgery like vascular access procedures for
hemodialysis, percutaneous drainage, incision and
drainage and urethral dilatations.
Renal Transplant Program: The
department collaborates with the Organ Transplant Unit
for renal transplants.
The department currently has two
training programs i.e. the MS Urology FCPS urology.
Headed by dedicated professionals
and academicians the department has been the alma
mater to a total of 53 Urologists since its inception.
Of the 38 FCPS and 15 MS scholars a number now head
the majority of Urology departments across Pakistan.
The department has the honour of being the first to
introduce a number of therapies in the country
including but not limited to renal transplantation,
Keeping up with the tradition of
innovation and excellence the department envisions to
introduce Laproscopic surgery, laser surgery and also
procure aurodynamics lab. The department also has
plans to introduce clinical fellowship after
postgraduatuion in the fields of reconstructive
urology and uro-oncology. PhD program is also under
Research and Academic
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