Indus Health Network

IRD, IHN and Evidence Action’s Deworm the World Initiative teamed up for a School Based Deworming Program in Pakistan

The WHO estimates that over 1.5 billion people are infected globally with soil transmitted helminths (STH-intestinal worms). Interactive Research and Development (IRD), Indus Health Network (IHN) and Evidence Action’s Deworm the World Initiative teamed up for the development of a School Based Deworming Program in Pakistan, under which Pakistan’s first

First Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantation at The Indus Hospital

Breakthrough in Pakistan’s Medical History The Indus Hospital (TIH)’s cardiac surgery team has successfully operated a 15 year old patient for a complicated cardiac condition. It was a specialized surgery which was done for the first time in Pakistan. The minimally invasive surgery was performed at the Indus Hospital, Korangi. Dr. Arjumand Shauq, Cardiac Surgeon,

Indus Health Network Signs Two MoUs With Karachi’s Local Government

Karachi Metropolitan Corporation and Indus Hospital signed an MoU on Friday to carry out joint efforts to control T.B and Rabies in the city. Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar and CEO of Indus Hospital Dr Abdul Bari Khan signed the document on behalf of their organization in a meeting held in the KMC Building. Mayor Karachi said a sum of Rs 20 million has

The Indus Hospital Conducts a Seminar and Live Total Hip Replacement Surgery

Joints’ wear and tear is a natural process which occurs in the aging population. Annually 4000 joints have been replaced in Pakistan’. These facts were shared during a seminar conducted at The Indus Hospital (TIH) on May 1, 2017. The half day seminar was focused on ‘Total Hip Replacement Anterior Hip Approach’. Professor Amin Chinoy, Senior Orthopedic Consultant,

Commissioner Karachi Visits The Indus Hospital

The Commissioner of Karachi, Syed Asif Hyder Shah, visited The Indus Hospital on the 19th of May 2016 and was given a tour of the Hospital by Dr. Abdul Bari Khan, CEO of The Indus Hospital. The Commissioner was taken to the Children’s ward, Open-air Tuberculosis Clinic, Physical Rehabilitation Center and to the other facilities at the hospital where he

Reema’s Visit to The Indus Hospital

Celebrity actress Reema visited the Indus Hospital in March of 2016. She was honored with a tour of the Hospital, visiting patients from the various wards to convey her supplication. She enjoyed the occasion with photo sessions with the patients.  

Indus Hospital’s Family Carnival 2016 (IHFC)

The Indus Hospital organized a family carnival at the PAF Museum on the 7th of February 2016. The carnival’s main aim was to raise awareness regarding the hospital’s mission and appeal to attendees to come together as donors supporting the noble cause. Dr. Abdul Bari Khan himself was present at the occasion, commenting, “It is truly a delight to see people

ICON 2016

The ICON 2016, 3rd biennial conference, was a 2 day event held at the Karachi Marriot hotel from January 23rd to January 24th, 2016. The conference carried the tag line Quality care – a right, not a privilege. The conference was chaired by Professor Dr. Syed Kamran Ahmed, and Dr. M. Fareeduddin and Ms. Anila Jamshed served as conference secretaries. Dr. Altaf Ahmed