Orthopedic Department

INTRODUCTION

To become a prominent regional health care center, focused on improving individual & community health services and achieving national and international standards of excellence. To train students through best practice to fulfill the health needs of society with emphasis on professionalism research and health advocacy.                                                  

No. of Beds: There are total 30 beds, 15 beds for each male and female.

Facilities: Two operation tables in Main Operation Theater with one C-ARM Image intensifier machine. One Operation Theater in emergency department. One outpatient department having 02 rooms for patient’s consultation and examinations.

Infrastructure:

  • The department consist of 02 wards one for male and one for female
  • 03 offices for consultants
  • One consultation room for emergency patients
  • One procedure room for plasters and pop application
  • One room for female nursing staff.
  • One store room
  • One demonstration room

Trainings: The department is recognized with the college of physician and surgeons Pakistan (CPSP).

Teaching and research activities: Under graduate and post graduate teaching and research activities are carried out in ward.

         Research articles:

  • The prevalence and severity of carpal tunnel syndrome during pregnancy, published in Pakistan journal of medical and health sciences.
  • Outcome of late fixation of fracture neck of femur in young adults by multiple cannulated screws, published in ophthalmology update.
  • Outcome of lateral condyle fracture of humerus in children stabliazed with K-wires, published in JPOA.
  • Outcome of Schatzker type VI Tibial Plateau fractures treated with illizarov external fixator published in JPOA.
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        In process:

  • Outcome of closed reduction percutaneous pinning of type-III supra condylar fracture in children.
  • Outcome of ponsetti casting in management of congenital club foot.
  • Frequency of complicated fractures related to road traffic motor bike accidents.

Quality control

Monthly audit with mortality and morbidity

Future plan:

        Starting Arthroscopy in near future

Department Team

Assistant Professor

Dr. Tariq Ahmad

Assistant Professor

Dr. Abdus Samad Khan