At Pakistan Institute Of Medical Sciences – PIMS, we offer a wide variety of diagnostic radiology examinations and interventional procedures with state-of-the-art technology. Our team of radiologists and expert technologists provide the best service possible with the latest advances available within the field.
More About Us:
The department of diagnostic imaging was commissioned in the year 1985. During the early days, the department was accredited with MCPS and DMRD training program, until 1992 when Prof. Dr. ShaziaFarooqi was appointed as the head of department. Under her supervision, the FCPS training was also initiated. At the moment, the department offers very robust and vigilant FCPS and MD programs. The candidates who opt for these training programs are trained and groomed to possess knowledge, skills and competencies required to pass their exit exam and at the same time become accomplished future radiologists.
List of Services:
The list of services provided by this department are:
– Diagnostic services:
a. Routine x-rays
b. Special contrast studies under fluoroscopy.
– Therapeutic services:
a. Ultrasound guided drainages.
b. Catheter placements.
– 4 years FCPS Program.
– 4 years MD Program.
– 2 years FSC Paramedics Program ( Medical Imaging Technology)
The list of facilities provided by this department is:
2. Ultrasound / Doppler
3. MRI Scan
4. CT Scan
List of Training / Workshops Offered:
The workshops are organized in the department annually. The radiology residents and consultants from outside facilities are also allowed to get enrolled in these workshops. Over a hundred radiology residents and consultants participated in the workshops in 2018 which included:
1. GPS Guided Ultrasound Biopsy.
3. Musculoskeletal ultrasound.
4. Breast clinic.