Monthly Archives: September 2018

Week of Arthroplasty at The Indus Hospital

A group of Dallas, Chicago based surgeons conducted a total of 60 total hip and knee replacement surgeries during a period of five days at The Indus Hospital (TIH), Karachi. The team comprising of orthopedic surgeons, was led by Dr Umar Burney, Master Trainer, Zimmer Biomet, USA, along with Dr. Syed Atif Ahmed, Dr. Mohammad Khalid Yousuf, Dr. Scott Lessen Branden, Dr. Rhett Steen Crawford and TIH team which consisted of Professor Amin Chinoy and Professor Mansoor Ali Khan. Professor Mansoor Ali

Meet Dr. Megan Rybarczyk

Dr. Megan Rybarczyk, MD, is an Emergency Medicine specialist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), Boston, USA. She is the Academic Faculty Lead for TIH’s year-long educational program ‘Certificate in Emergency Medicine Program (CPEM)’. The course has been conducted in collaboration with BWH.

The Indus Hospital celebrates Pediatric Oncology Nurses Day

The pediatric oncology department of The Indus Hospital organized an event to mark Pediatric Oncology Nurses Day which is observed internationally on September 8. The event was organized to honor those nurses who provide the highest standard of physical and emotional support to the most precious patients – children with cancer and their families. The event was well-attended by Pediatric oncology nurses, doctors and professionals.

The Indus Hospital Organizes First Graduation Ceremony of Indus Kay Sitaray School

Though a large number of children of school-going age are out-of-school in Pakistan but The Indus Hospital (TIH) is making sure that young patients receive quality education. Usually, When Pakistani children are diagnosed with cancer or other chronic ailments, their physicians ask them to stop attending school for the duration of their treatments. To overcome this issue, TIH has launched a hospital-based schooling program to ensure that these children are able to continue with their education during their treatment and