The backbone of Dr. Ziauddin Hospital, this department is a modern tertiary care facility catering to the needs of Karachi as well as other regions. Headed by a Professor of Surgery, the staff consists of Associate Professors, Assistant Professors, and Senior Registrars. Post graduate trainees and residents are also an integral part of this team.
Consultant surgeons have extensive experience in Urology, Endocrine and Gastrointestinal surgery. The dept. handles a number of general and urological surgeries as well as referrals from other practitioners. All kinds of Pancreatico-hepato-biliary, Renal, Urinary Tract and Endocrine surgeries are performed regularly. A successful endoscopic surgery unit in urology and general surgery has revolutionized gallbladder and prostrate surgeries in the last 8 years. Advanced surgical oncology is also done successfully on a regular basis.
Services imparted by the department are second to none in this region mainly because of an advanced diagnostic facility onsite, superior radiology, CT Scanning, MRI Scanning, Ultrasound Studies, Digital Substraction Angiography and Nuclear Medicine Imaging. Hands on structured clinical training is available here for those pursuing postgraduate as well as undergraduate studies.