The Indus Hospital (TIH)’s ENT department is conducting middle ear and cochlear implants surgeries for free. TIH’s ENT team is being headed by two UK-based ENT surgeons: Dr. Haroon Khan, ENT Surgeon, Manchester, UK and Dr. Noweed Ahmad, Medicolegal Expert & Consultant ENT Surgeon, UK. Dr. Haroon Ahmed founded a UK-based charity International Medical Relief Agency (IMRA) in 2001. The purpose was to serve Pakistanis who donâ€™t have access to quality healthcare. IMRA started its operations in Pakistan from Mirpur Khas
According to an estimate childhood cancers account for only about 1% of all cases. However, absence of nation-wide cancer data makes it impossible to find the actual number of children suffering with cancer. Due to the lack of treatment facilities, half of the children are unable to receive medical care. Experts revealed these facts at the Indus Hospital while celebrating the Childhood Cancer Survivors Day on November 25, 2017. Psychosocial Department of the Indus Hospital organized the event in collaboration
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 been earmarked in the current budget to carry out campaign on control of rabies and to provide vaccine
The Indus Hospital’s (TIH) Blood Center launched its first Mobile Blood Donation Unit on June 14, 2017 in order to celebrate World Blood Donor Day. This year, the campaign runs under the theme Give Blood, Give Now, Give Often. According to the World Health Organization, Pakistan’s annual blood requirement is approximately 1.5 million bags, with 40% of the demand being met by the public sector. About 80% of private sector blood transfusion takes place in the major cities, including Karachi and
The Commissioner of Karachi, Syed Asif Hyder Shah, visited The Indus Hospital on the 19thÂ 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 Childrenâ€™s ward, Open-air Tuberculosis Clinic, Physical Rehabilitation Center and to the other facilities at the hospital whereÂ he interacted with the patients at the Hospital.Â He was moved by what he saw and commended the Indus Hospitalâ€™s effort. The Commissioner
Pak-Suzuki blessed The Indus Hospital with a visit on Monday 28thÂ March 2016. The company donated a Suzuki Bolan van for the hospitalâ€™s use in a philanthropic gesture. MD Hirofumi Nagao was given a tour of the Hospital’s facilities, including ward and blood bank. Mr. Nagao concluded Pak-Suzukiâ€™s visit by awarding a 50 to 1 scale sized Suzuki key as a memento to Dr. Abdul Bari Khan to honor the Indus Hospitalâ€™s efforts in providing free health care to the people.
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.
The Indus Hospital organized a charity golf tournament at the Karachi Golf Club Karsaz, the event took place on the 22ndÂ of Febraury 2016 with the slogan â€˜Golf can save livesâ€™. The event had 100 golfers participate with various Board of Directors attending as guests. The event was hosted by club secretary Commodore Majid Iqbal and started off with an inaugural speech from Mr. Pervaiz Ahmed. The event continued with speeches from Mr. Abdul Kareem Paracha and Dr. Abdul Bari Khan. The 1stÂ fundraiser
Celebrity actor and director Moammar Rana hosted his birthday at The Indus Hospital, February 2016. Mr. Rana was uninformed of the hospitalâ€™s existence, but when he brought in a patient and offered to pay in full he was pleasantly surprised to find out the hospital operated at no cost to the ailing. The birthday celebration was an event that also commemorated the Hospital and its philanthropic service to the people of Karachi. Mr. Rana enjoyed the occasion with young patients
The Hospital would be allotted an 80 Kanal area of land for aÂ fully equipped Research hospital to be opened in Peshawar. KP Chief Minister Pervez Khatak arranged for an additional 20 Kanal to be dedicated to a fully fledged Neuro-Surgery department, making a total of 100 Kanal area of land. The CEO of the Indus Hospital Dr Abdul Bari Khan stated that a plan had already been drafted for the hospital and construction would begin as soon as allotted land