The Practice Of
Otorhinolaryngology Involves Diagnosis, Medical
Treatment And Surgical Intervention For A
Variety Of Problems, Conditions Or Diseases
Affecting The Ear, Nose And Throat As well As
Related Areas Of Head, Neck And Face.
The Department Of
Otorhinolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery PIMS, Is A
Recognized Center Of Excellence For The Treatment Of
Head & Neck Cancer And Is Internationally Recognized
For Its Work In Sinus And Head & Neck Surgery.
The ENT Department Is Based On
Surgical Ward-4 At PIMS.It Has 24 In-Patient Beds, One
Operating Theatre And An Outpatient Department In Main
Opd.Operation Theater And Wards Became Functional In
1988.The First Postgraduate Trainees Batch Was
Inducted In 1988 Under The Umbrella Of Quaid-E- Azam
Post Graduate Medical College In 1992.First Candidate
To Take The FCPS Exam Was Successful In Obtaining The
Fellowship Of College Of Physicians And Surgeons.
Between 1992 To Date Thirty Five Candidates
Have Obtained Their Fellowship From The College.
Prof. Anjum Khawar (FCPS); Head of
Dr. Muhammad Tariq (FCPS);
Dr. Altaf Hussain (FCPS);
Dr. M.K.Usmani (DLO); Associate
The Outpatient Department Of ENT
And Head & Neck Surgery Started Working In March
1986.Its Renovation And Up gradation Was Carried Out
In 2010.It Is Open From Monday To Saturday. The Number
Of Patients In The OPD Is Around 300 Each Day. It Is
Equipped With Oto-Microscopes, Endoscopes, Audiometers
And Other Instruments.
When You Visit ENT Dept. And Need Any
Assistance; Please Do Not Hesitate To Ask The Guider
In The Lobby.
AND LASER DESCRIPTION
Department Of ENT And Head & Neck Surgery, Pakistan
Institute Of Medical Sciences, Islamabad Was Recently
Uplifted With Introduction Of FESS And LASER
Facilities Due To Untiring And Emphatic Efforts Of The
Head Of Department Professor Anjum Khawar.A Variety Of
FESS And LASER Procedures Are Being Carried Out
Routinely Since Then.
TEMPORAL BONE DISSECTION FACILITY
The Temporal Bone Dissection
Facility Which Has Been Established In Surgical
Ward-4, Is yet Another Addition To The Department Of
ENT And It Will Be The Venue For Conducting Temporal
Bone Dissection Courses In The Coming Future. This
Will Go A Long Way In Helping The PG Trainees In
Furthering Their Skills In Temporal Bone Dissection.
All This Has Been Made Possible Due To Vehement
Efforts Of Prof. Anjum Khawar And Dr. Altaf Hussain.
Department Has Proper
Audiological Set Up Which Includes Bekesy Audiometer,
Tympanometer, Latest Pure Tune Audiometer. Audiology
Clinic Is Conducted Every Thursday In ENT OPD.
A Joint Cancer Clinic Has Been
Set Up With NORI Since 1988 On Every Friday. All
Cancer Patients Are Discussed With The Radiotherapist
And A Treatment Strategy Is Planned.
The Weekly Clinicopathological
Conference Is Organized With Department Of Pathology
On Every Monday. All Cancer Patients Are Discussed
With The Pathologist And Treatment Strategy Is Planned
PAEDIATRIC ENT UNIT
The Paediatric Unit In Children
Hospital, PIMS Is A Designated Clinic For Children
With Outpatient Days From Monday To Saturday. There Is
Also A Weekly O.T. On Every Thursday.
The Department Has A Strong
Commitment To The Maintenance Of Safety And Quality
Activities. It Conducts Regular Weekly Medical Audits
That Track The Performance Of The Unit And Highlight
Specific Issues And Examine Areas Such As Morbidity
And Mortality. WHO Guidelines Are Being Implemented In
Full Spirit In Matters Of Patient Safety.
Research and Academic