Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre

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    Johar Town, Lahore
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About Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre

Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre also known as SKMCH & RC is one of the pioneer cancer care hospitals in Lahore. It is one of the largest cancer hospitals in Pakistan and is the first project of the “Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust”. Shaukat Khanum Lahore address is Shaukat Khanum Hospital, 7A Block R-3, Johar Town, Lahore.

Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital came into being after former cricketer and current PM Imran Khan lost his mother due to cancer in 1985. It was at that time, he realized how poor cancer care is in Pakistan. Therefore, he direly felt that Pakistan needs its own advanced cancer care hospital and that’s how his vision turned into reality with the SKMCH & RC. Dr. Nausherwan K. Burki (MB, PhD, FRCP, FCPS, FCCP)  from the University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky designed the Master Plan of the Shaukat Khanum Hospital Lahore. He did this with the collaboration of the team of international cancer physicians and researchers. Arrasmith, Judd and Rapp from the Architects in the Health Planning of the Lousiville, Kentucky, USA. Messrs did architecture and local engineering. Finally, on December 29, 1994, Shaukat Khanum opened its door for cancer patients all over Pakistan.

Since, its anticipation, Shaukat Khanum Hospital both in Lahore and Peshawar has provided the best treatment to the patients and even financially supported 75% of the patients. 

Every year, Shaukat Khanum run campaigns for the two major cancer in Pakistan, one is “Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign” and other is “Anti-Tobacco Campaign”. And now Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital is spread over more than fifty cities of Pakistan in the form of “walk-in clinics”, “diagnostic centres”, “cancer screening centres”, diagnostic centres, collection centres and as a hospital. And new branches in Karachi and Bahawalpur are on its way. 

Shaukat Khanum Doctors

Shaukat Khanum Hospital doctors are one of the best, experienced and trained doctors who diagnose and treat various type of cancers. A team of 100+ doctors are involved in cancer research to make diagnosis and treatment of cancer easier at Shaukat Khanum Hospital.

The doctors of the Shaukat Khanum Hospital are both Nationally and Internationally renowned in their expertise. The medical and paramedical staff of the Shaukat Khanum Hospital Johar Town is highly qualified and adheres to the patient’s privacy and code of ethics while providing the best cancer care treatment.

Apart from the clinical departments, Shaukat Khanum hospital has a research department where research on the improved way of cancer diagnosis and treatment is carried out. The research mainly deals with three areas of cancer which are:

  • Epidemiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Clinical Trials

Services and Treatments

Shaukat Khanum Hospital is continuously working on improving the diagnosis and treatment of the medical healthcare services available within the country. Services and treatment offered at Shaukat Khanum Hospital include:

  • 24/7 Emergency Services
  • ICU
  • CCU
  • Clinical Services- Which includes diagnosing, assessing and treating various forms of cancer in the aforementioned departments.
  • Diagnostic Services- From various testing centres to the two major pathology lab in the Lahore and Karachi.
  • Radiology Services
  • Mammography
  • Ultra-sound
  • X-ray
  • Pharmacy
  • Blood Bank

Telemedication Service at Shaukat Khanum

Shaukat Khanum Hospital also provides telemedicine services in the Peshawar and Lahore. At first, it was provided to the existing cancer patients but now, it has been expanded to the other new patients including both cancer and non-cancer patients.

The specialities that are currently conducting the telemedicine services are:

  • Breast Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Nutrition
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • General Medicine
  • GI/Hepato Pancreato Biliary Surgery
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Medical Oncology
  • Neurology
  • Nephrology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Pain Management
  • Pediatric Oncology
  • Palliative Medicine
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonology
  • Urology

Diagnostic Laboratory and Pharmacy

Shaukat Khanum Hospital has an indoor pharmacy to provide cost-effective medication to both IPDs and OPDs. From medication delivery to the drug monitoring and promotion of the drugs, the pharmacists at the Shaukat Khanum Hospital are an integral part of the team. 

The pharmacy department consists of the 

  • Dispensing Pharmacy
  • Clinical Pharmacy
  • Aseptic Pharmacy
  • Inpatient Pharmacy
  • Drug Information Service
  •  Telemedication 
  • Satellite Pharmacy.

Shaukat Khanum Diagnostic Centres are spread all over Pakistan and have one of the latest medical equipment for the diagnosis purpose. The medical reports of the Shaukat Khanum Hospital are considered as one of the accurate, reliable and fast. 

Consultation Fee at Shaukat Khanum

The consultation is based on the token system which a person can get from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm and almost 75% of the patients receive free cancer treatment in Shaukat Khanum Hospital. And, each specialist has a fee ranges between 1500-2500 PKR.

Timings of Shaukat Khanum Hospital

Shaukat Khanum Hospital Lahore is operational 24/7 for emergency treatment but each specialist has specific timings from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (Monday To Saturday).

Booking an Appointment

Shaukat Khanum Hospital provides quality healthcare and wellness for the community in diagnosing and treating cancer. Now you can easily consult with the female and male doctors at Shaukat Khanum Hospital without any ambiguity. Book An Appointment by calling at Shaukat Khanum Hospital Lahore contact number 04232500989 or Consult an online doctor of Shaukat Khanum Hospital through Healthwire.pk.

Doctors in Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre

  • Anesthesiologist (14)
  • Cardiac Surgeon (1)
  • Cardiologist (2)
  • Dentist (3)
  • Endocrinologist (4)
  • Gastroenterologist (2)
  • General Physician (7)
  • General Surgeon (5)
  • Hematologist (2)
  • Infectious Disease Specialist (3)
  • Internal Medicine Specialist (2)
  • Medical Specialist (23)
  • Nephrologist (2)
  • Neurologist (1)
  • Neurosurgeon (1)
  • Oncologist (19)
  • Orthopedic Surgeon (1)
  • Pain Management Specialist (1)
  • Pediatric Surgeon (1)
  • Pediatrician (5)
  • Pulmonologist (4)
  • Radiologist (8)
  • Urologist (2)
Dr. Kamran Hussain
Neurosurgeon

Lahore

30 Years Experience

MBBS, FRCS

Dr. Aamir Ali Syed
General Surgeon

Lahore

37 Years Experience

MBBS, FRCS

Dr. Asad H Ahmad
Medical Specialist

Lahore

29 Years Experience

Diplomate American Board of Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Diplomate American Board of Hematol

Dr. Syed Zia Haider
Anesthesiologist

Lahore

43 Years Experience

MBBS, FCPS, MCPS

Dr. Tariq Latif
Pediatric Surgeon

Lahore

37 Years Experience

MBBS, FRCS

Dr. Daniyal Nagi
Internal Medicine Specialist

Lahore

30 Years Experience

MBBS, MCPS, MRCP, CSCST, DTCD

Dr. Shahid Khattak
General Surgeon

Lahore

34 Years Experience

MBBS, FRCS

Dr. Qasim Ahmed
Medical Specialist

Lahore

20 Years Experience

MBBS, FCPS, MCPS

Dr. Syed Raza Mehdi
Anesthesiologist

Lahore

36 Years Experience

MBBS, MCPS, FCPS, FCAI (Ireland), MSc

Dr. M.Bilal Ashraf
Pulmonologist

Lahore

18 Years Experience

MBBS, DAB

Services

  • Anesthesiologist
  • Cardiac Surgeon
  • Cardiologist
  • Dentist
  • Endocrinologist
  • Gastroenterologist
  • General Physician
  • General Surgeon
  • Hematologist
  • Infectious Disease Specialist
  • Internal Medicine Specialist
  • Medical Specialist
  • Nephrologist
  • Neurologist
  • Neurosurgeon
  • Oncologist
  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Pain Management Specialist
  • Pediatric Surgeon
  • Pediatrician
  • Pulmonologist
  • Radiologist
  • Urologist
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Location & Contact

Timings: Open 24/7

Facilities

  • Waiting Area
  • Parking
  • 24/7 Pharmacy
  • Ultrasound
  • IPDs (Inpatient Department)
  • OPDs (Outpatient Department)
  • Patient Rooms
  • 24/7 Emergency Services
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is the Emergency Service available at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre?

Yes, emergency service is available 24/7 at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre.

What is the address of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre?

Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre is located at 7A Block R-3, Johar Town, Lahore.

What are the timings of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre?

Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre is operational 24/7, but each specialist has specific consultation timings.

How can I book an appointment with the doctors of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre?

You can book an appointment with the doctors of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre by calling at 04232500989 or by online booking an appointment via Healthwire.pk.

What are the available services at the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre?

Following are the available services at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Dentistry
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Practitioner
  • General Surgery
  • Pathology
  • Medical Specialty

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