Department of Orthopaedic Surgery was established at King Edward Medical College and Mayo Hospital in 1956. Professor Major Muhammad Ayub was the first Head of the Department. The Department was established in 1974 Orthopaedic Workshop & School of Physiotherapy was established in 1982. This department was strengthened by creating two (02) Units in August 1996 during the tenure of Prof. Naseer M. Akhtar.
The department is providing patient care, education and social work services. Patient care is being provided under specialties of Bone Tumors, Limb Length Discrepancies Correction, Non-Union Treatment, Spine Surgery, Arthroplasties, Paediatric Orthopaedics, Hand and Upper Limb Surgery, Pelvic Surgery, Arthroscopy, Foot and Ankle Surgery. The educational services are provided for post graduate and under graduate medical students. Post graduate courses are M.S Orthopaedics, FCPS Orthopaedics, Diploma in Orthopaedics and M. Phil Physiotherapy. Under graduate programs are M.B.B.S, DPT, B.Sc. Orthotics & Prosthetics, and tDPT. There are a number of research projects going on in the department. Well-equipped
||Name of Researcher
||Dr. Matloob Ahmed
||Study of Occurrence of Path-morphology of all bone tumors and treatment outcome of Giant cell tumor.
||Dr. Khalid Karim
||Reduction in SPADI Score after administration of sub acromial corticosteroid injection for management of sub acromial impingement syndomine
1. A comparison of treating unicameral bone cyst using steroids and percutaneous autologous bone marrow aspiration injection
(Muhammad Akram, Faheem Mubashir Farooqi, Muhammad Latif Shahzad,Syed Muhammad Awais,)
2. Knowledge, attitude and practices amongst the Pakistani females towards breast cancer screening programme
(Muhammad Zeeshan Sarwar, Syed Farazul Hassan Shah, Muhammad Rehan Yousaf, Qamar Ashfaq Ahmad, Sadaqat Ali Khan.
3.Staph Aureus As The Most Common Cause Of Osteoarticular Infection In Dost Â€“ 1 Mayo Hospital, Lahore
(Asad Ali Chaudhry, Akkad Rafiq, Javed Hassan Raza, Syed Fraz-ul-Hassan Gillani, Adnan Latif Malik, Sadia Farqaleet, Abdul Latif Sami, Syed Muhammad Awais)
4.Role of addition of Dexamethasone and Ketorolac to lignocaine intravenous regional anesthesia (Bier’s Block) to improve Tourniquet Tolerance And Post-Operative Analgesia In Hand And Forearm Surgery
(Muhammad Akram, Faheem Mubashir Farooqi, Muhammad Irshad, Syed Faraz Ul Hassan, Syed Muhammad Awais,)
EVENING ROUND & PATIENT’S CARE
COMPUTERIZED RECORD KEEPING
SPECIAL CLINICS: Followings are Special Clinics for Complex Problems. Patients are offered specialized surgical procedures and care in following areas.
- Spinal Surgery
- Paediatric Orthopaedics
- Reconstructive Surgery (Arthoplasty)
- Arthroscopy Surgery
- Musculoskeletal Tumors and Limb Salvage
- Surgery of Pelvis
- Hand & Microvascular Surgery
- Limb Lengthening & Rehab Surgery