Over the past two decade, Hijaz Hospital has established it self as a center of excellence providing comprehensive patient care free of cost to thousands of indigentpatients. This pioneering, state-of-the-art hospital located in Lahore was founded by Haji InamElahiAsar. A charitable institution, funded predominantly from the donations of friends and well- wishers from around the country and across the world and by honorable members of the Hijaz Social Welfare Society (Registered).Gulberg-III Lahore.
The Hospital progressed from a humble start as dispensary in 1987 to a full-fledged 120-bedded hospital. It has today a five story building, adequately equippedwith latest machinery and advanced facilities including X-Ray, ultrasound, ECG, and Pathology Laboratory. Specialized services are being provided in the field of, Ophthalmology, Surgery, Medicine, ENT, Dentistry, Pediatrics, Orthopedic, Kidney Dialyses and Medical Emergency.
Hijaz Hospital is one of the teaching hospitals associated with FMH
College of Medicine and Dentistry.
Brief introductions of the facilities available at Hijaz Hospital are as follows.
OBJECTIVES: To provide 24 hours effective emergency, and Quality health care services to community with dignity. Following effective and purposeful servicesare provided in the emergency department; ECG machine, Cardiac Monitor, Defibrillator, Suction machine, nebulizer and other equipment associated with basiclife support. Trained medical and paramedical staff is present round the clock to handle medical and surgical emergency.
General OPD services are available six days a week by highly qualified consultants.
The Pain Clinic is run under the supervision of the anesthesia department. Chronic pain management treatment is provided to patients.
The OPD is well equipped with medical facilities for skin-infected patients as well and all diagnostics, treatment, and prevention of diseases of the skin, hair, nails,oral cavities and genitals. Cosmetic enhancement is also part of the science of dermatology.
There is well equipped Ophthalmology Clinic in which all types of eye diseases are being diagnosed and treated including: Refractive errors; Cataract; Diseases ofretina including diabetic retinopathy; Glaucoma; Corneal diseases; Trauma, Foreign body; Squint; Eyelid diseases. relief and epidural analgesia under supervisionof qualified anesthetist. Consultants are available round the clock to handle/assist obstetric cases.
Gynaecology And Obstetric Clinic
Consists of state of the art labour room with the facility of electronic monitoring of fetal heart sound. Hospitalprovides with facility of different methods of pain relief and epidural analgesia under supervision of qualifiedanesthetist. Consultants are available round the clock to handle/assist obstetric cases.
Nursery is equipped with incubator, baby warmer and facility of phototherapy for treatment of jaundice in the new-born.
State of the art facilities and excellent paramedic support with spacious operating rooms equipped with mostmodern facilities for emergency and planned surgery are available for the patients. Standard sterilization andautoclave facilities are available. A Resuscitation Nursery for the new -born babies is an integral part of the surgicalunit.
Qualified dentals surgeons look after the unit of dental surgery, dealing in diagnosis, and treatment of all kind ofdental and gum diseases.
Hospital has a renal dialysis center. Dialysis facilities are provided round the clock. Experience Nephrologistsupervises and managed the process of dialysis.
State of the art facilities in ultrasound department including SonoSalpingography for Tubal Patency, Obstetrical Ultrasound, Colour Doppler, ultrasound of Thyroid, Fetal Colour Doppler Scan, and Anomaly scan, Carotid Dopplerand Leg Doppler for DVT. Ultrasound guided aspiration biopsies are also available.
This department has specialized radiological equipment and machines and is supervised by competent consultants.
Laboratory services are available round the clock under the management of qualified pathologist.
Chest diseases are still one of the major diseases affecting mostly the under-privileged community of Pakistan. Aspecial program for treatment of T.B cases was established in Hijaz hospital Lahore in 1999. Prof. Dr. Ihsan Khan awell -known TB specialist was associated with this project and used to visit the TB clinic on weekly basis.As a continuation of his services for the community; the patients are still provided free consultancy by competent Chest Physicians and anti TB medicines free of charge.