Regional News / January 5, 2018 Free Medical and Dental services by Cheezal Clinic

KARACHI – With the advancements in the lanes of dentistry, the costs of dental treatments are increasing day by day and it becomes fairly impossible for a common person to afford such expensive procedures. Free dental camp is a blessing for people who cannot afford dental procedures or are reluctant to pay due to lack...

Regional News / December 27, 2017 SIUT’s Adeeb Rizvi on his way to recovery

KARACHI: Renowned philanthropist and the Head of Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) Professor Dr.Syed Adeebul Hasan Rizvi has been shifted out of the intensive care unit (ICU) at SIUT after spending three days there for chest infection and influenza. Dr Rizvi had stayed in the high dependency unit for three days, but was later...

Regional News / December 27, 2017 Hundreds of Children Dying In Sindh Due to a Preventable Problem

KARACHI: Dozens of children under the age of five are daily dying in Sindh due to nutritional deficiencies and its complications, but their lives can be saved by educating their parents, especially mothers, on giving them “cheap but balanced diet”, providing safe drinking water and improving hygienic conditions in and around their abodes, health experts...

Regional News / December 26, 2017 Dow Dentists Bring Dental Care to Children in Rural Sindh

By Dr Aiman Shahab Inadequate access to oral healthcare is a persistent rural health issue. Several factors have been well documented which contribute to the problems of accessing dental care in rural Pakistan. Nonetheless, due to the lack of dental health care professional in rural areas, people have to travel to farther regions to obtain...

Regional News / December 20, 2017 Hashmanis Hospital Brings Dental Knowledge to the Community

KARACHI – Hashmanis Hospital is renowned over Karachi and even Pakistan as one of the leading Hospitals providing Lasik Eye Surgery and other eye procedures. However, Hashmanis Hospital also offers a variety of other medical services including a designated Dental department which provides premium professional dental treatments for a diverse range of oral health problems....

Regional News / December 14, 2017 Sindh Govt. To Implement 5% Job Quota of Disable Persons

KARACHI- Sindh Minister for Information and Transport Syed Nasir Hussain Shah, has said that the government is making extensive efforts to facilitate disable persons in the province including implementation of 5 percent job quota in government institutions while private sector would also be encouraged to provide employment to special persons. Speaking at a seminar held...

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PDA Chakwal Bids Farewell to Dr Munir Ahmed
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PDA Chakwal Bids Farewell to Dr Munir Ahmed

CHAKWAL: The President of Pakistan Dental Association Chakwal recently gave an honorary farewell to the esteemed Association member Dr Munir Ahmed Langah on the eve of his retirement and to congratulate Dr Shafi ul Zaman on performing holy Hajj. This meeting was attended by President Pakistan Medical Association Chakwal Dr Col Ghulam Shabbir, Sec. Dr…

Altamash Students Clinch all Positions in KU Exam 
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Altamash Students Clinch all Positions in KU Exam 

KARACHI- Controller of Examinations, University of Karachi, Dr Irfan Aziz has notified the results of BDS Third Professional Annual Examinations 2017. According to the university announcement, Sarah Tariq secured first, Iqra Gulzar secured second and Falaq Nusrat clinched the third positions. All from Altamash Institute of Dental Medicine. According to results, 392 students appeared in…

Everything you need to know about dental nanocomposites
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Everything you need to know about dental nanocomposites

      By Dr. Rashid Hassan Nanotechnology is used to characterize and tailor-make the properties and performance of a material at an atomic or molecular level. Richard Feynman in 1959 was the first one to set up the concept of nanotechnology. The idea was entitled as “There is plenty of room at the bottom”…

Poster Competition at Ziauddin Dental College
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Poster Competition at Ziauddin Dental College

KARACHI-A poster competition was recently held at Ziauddin College of Dentistry. The competition was organized by the Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnosis, under the supervision of Dr. Afifa Razi (Head of Department). She provided a great platform to communicate the importance of oral health, facilitating the provision of knowledgeable skills of students. The organizing…

World Oral Health Day celebrations at SMDC
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World Oral Health Day celebrations at SMDC

LAHORE-Word Oral Health Day is held annually around the world focusing on raising awareness of the importance of good oral health. Every year it is held under a new and specific theme. The theme for WOHD 2017 is Live Mouth Smart. An important event for the entire community, World Oral Health Day is an initiative that hopes…

FJDC participated in KMC medical camp
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FJDC participated in KMC medical camp

Fatima Jinnah Dental College (FJDC) & hospital participated in 2 major events with Karachi Munipical Corporation. The theme of the event was free medical and dental checkup. This was a perfect example of when the private sector joins with the public sector to facilitate the civilians. Deputy mayor of Karachi Dr Arshad Vohra inaugurated this…

Dental implantology training with MICDE & URSmile
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Dental implantology training with MICDE & URSmile

Mehran Institute of Continuing Dental Education (MICDE) in collaboration with URSmile England conducted a two-day intensive training session on Dental Implantology at Karachi on 11th and 12th March 2017. This training consisted of lectures followed by hands-on Workshops by Dr. Kashif Hafeez who came all the way from England exclusively to conduct this course. These…

Dental implant workshop at BUMDC
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Dental implant workshop at BUMDC

KARACHI-Implants have revolutionized modern dentistry with the way treatments and patient care is planned, managed and executed. A thorough knowledge and clinical training is important to be at par with international trends in dentistry. An implant workshop was recently organized by the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, BUMDC and was attended by Vice Admiral…

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