Prof. Rana Dilawaiz Nadeem
FRCS (Edin, Glas) Mch Orth, MD Paeds Orth,
FRCS Trauma & Orth (Ed), Diplomate Intercollegiate Board in Orthopaedic Surgery (UK)

Prof. of Orthopaedic Surgery
Contact Number: 042-99211118

Prof.Rana Dilawaiz Nadeem

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

List of Faculty Members


Designation Qualification Contact Information


Prof. Rana Dilawaiz Nadeem Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery FRCS (Edin, Glas) Mch Orth, MD Paeds Orth,FRCS Trauma & Orth (Ed), Diplomate Intercollegiate Board in Orthopaedic Surgery (UK) 042-99211118
Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Associate Professor
(Current Charge)
MBBS, MS (Ortho) 0300-8020301
Dr. Javed Hassan Raza Assistant Professor (Regular) MBBS, MS (Ortho) 0333-4238604
Dr. Muhammad Akhtar Assistant Professor (T.T.S) MBBS, FCPS (Ortho) 0321-4783478


  • Post graduate courses are M.S Orthopaedics,
  • FCPS Orthopaedics,
  • Diploma in Orthopaedics
  • Under graduate programs are M.B.B.S,
  • B.Sc. Orthotics & Prosthetics


  • Fortnightly meeting of Orthopaedic Surgeons of Lahore. 16th February, 2016


  • Introduction to Research Paper writing Critical Appraisal and Hand on SPSS (Punjab Social Society, Lahore)
  • Research Methodology and Manuscript writing (January, 2016, CMH Medical College, Lahore.)

Works Completed

Sr. No. Name of Researcher Status MS/ FCPS Topic
1. Dr. Matloob Ahmed Thesis Submitted MS Study of Occurrence of Path-morphology of all bone tumors and treatment outcome of Giant cell tumor.
2. Dr. Khalid Karim Dissertation Submitted FCPS 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 €“ 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,)

Current Projects:

Sr. No.

Name of Researcher Status MS/ FCPS



Dr. Tajammal Butt


Approved MS Outcome analysis of fracture upper end of tibia (AO Type 41-C) treated by locking compression plate.
2.       Dr. Abdul Hannan


Approved MS Evaluation of single stage posteromedial soft tissue release for the treatment of idiopathic severe clubfoot.
3.       Dr. Mohammad Assad Ahmad


Approved MS Study of occurrence, demography, patho-morphology and treatment outcome of spinal stenosis, Comparison of instrumented versus non instrumented surgical decompression.
4.       Dr. Faheem Mubashir Farooqi Approved MS Outcome of Burkhalter’s Opponensplasty in median Nerve injury and its relation with Historical Cohorts.
5.       Dr. Khurram Zeb Khan Approved MS Comparative Study of flexible intramedullary nail and External Fixator for the treatment of Femoral Shaft Fractures in Children.
6.       Dr. Khurram Shahzad Approved MS Outcome assessment of comparison between surgical decompression versus local steroid injection in carpal tunnel syndrome
7.       Dr. Muhammad Latif Shahzad Thesis Completed MS Evaluation of the treatment of high irritability frozen shoulder by Hydraulanic Distention under local anesthesia with steroid and its comparison with intra articular steroid only
8.       Dr. M. Mudassar Aslam Approved MS Treatment outcome of Anterio-inferior plating of middle third fractures of the clavicle.
9.       Dr. Samir Ullah IRB MS Comparative Study of closure of skin defects using traction  regeneration technique using pasha devic and cerclage wire loop on kirschner wire in terms of effectiveness (time duration, patient comfort quality of healing, cost and cosmesis)
10.    Dr. Umar Hayat Project evaluation/

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MS Outcome Assessment and utilization of close reduction internal fixation with K-wires in Gartland type II, Type III Supracondylar fracture Humerus in Children.
11.    Dr. Syed Faraz Ul Hassan Gillani Project Evaluation MS Methyl Prednisolone acetate injection with casting versus casting alone for the treatment of de Quervain’s Tenosynovitis
12.    Dr. Ranjit Kumar Sah Synopsis Approved MS Comparative Study of effective of Rush pin with long Arm cast and Dynamic Compression Plate in management of Closed Diaphysial Fracture of radius and ulna in adults.
13.    Dr. Khaqaan Adeel ASRB MS Role of bio-absorbable plates in the closed fractures of metacarpals
14.    Dr. Ahmad Shakib Synopsis Approved MS Clinical outcome of locking plate fixation in distal tibial fractures.
15.    Dr. Iftikhar Mohy Ud Din Approved MS Comparative Study of Functional Outcome of Transverse Diaphysial Fracture of Humerus Managed Operatively with Broad Dynamic Compression Plate Versus Conservatively with U-Slab in Adults
16.    Dr. Asad Iqbal Khan Approved MS Application of Rickli and Regazzoni three column theory in distal radial intra articular fractures and its outcome assessment.
17.    Dr. Muhammad Umer MS Proximal Femoral Locking Plate vs DHS in Per-trochanteric
18.    Dr. Muahhamd Rehan BOS MS Comparative Study of Functional outcome of fracture proximal Tibia managed with Buttres (T & L) Versus locking plate.
19.    Dr. Ahmed Saddam Approved MS Outcome of supracondylar fracture of distal femur muller type C Treatment with locking Compression plate.
20.    Dr. Noor ul Haq Synopsis Submitted FCPS Comparative Study for application of K-wire verses volar locking plate on the distal Radius antra articular fracture
21.    Dr. Faisal Maqsood Synopsis Assigned FCPS Methyl Prednisolone acetate injection with casting versus casting alone for the treatment of de Quervain’s Tenosynovitis
22.    Dr. Faisal Abbas Synopsis Allotted FCPS Outcome analysis of antero-inferior plating for mid-clavicle fracture
23.    Dr. M. Asad Iqbal Synopsis Submitted FCPS Outcome of Comparative Study in Transverse Fracture shaft of Humerus managed by DCP or conservative with U-Slab
24.    Dr. Nadeem Mansha Approved FCPS Comparison of Treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome conservatively (by steroid injection) vs operatively.






SPECIAL CLINICS: Followings are Special Clinics for Complex Problems. Patients are offered specialized surgical procedures and care in following areas.

  1. Spinal Surgery
  2. Paediatric Orthopaedics
  3. Reconstructive Surgery (Arthoplasty)
  4. Arthroscopy Surgery
  5. Musculoskeletal Tumors and Limb Salvage
  6. Surgery of Pelvis
  7. Hand & Microvascular Surgery
  8. Limb Lengthening & Rehab Surgery