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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C.Orth course on "Finishing and Retention" held in RawalPindi.

February – 2014: Academy of Orthodontics in Rawalpindi recently organized the 10th Session of its; Certificate in Clinical Orthodontics (C.Orth) Course – titled “Finishing & Retention”. The program was conducted by Dr Amjad Mahmood – Head of Orthodontics Department MIHS and Fellow of Royal College of Edinburgh along with Dr Rozina Nazir – Assistant professor…

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Baqai Univ. admissions test

The Baqai Medical University recently held its Post-Graduation Admission Test, under the supervision of the Board of Advanced Studies and Research (BASR), and in accordance with the regulations of Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) and Pakistan Pharmaceutical Council (PPC). The students seeking admissions in Departments of: Pharmacy, Dentistry, Basic Medical…

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Pre-Conference Workshops for 1st National Conference

The Pakistan Dental Association Karachi (PDAK) in collaboration with Dow University of Health Sciences will be organizing the 1st National Conference on Primary Dental Health on 26th, 27th October 2013 at the Ojha Campus of Dow University. Expert dentists from all over Pakistan will read research papers on precautionary measures, around 2,000 Dental Surgeons and…

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3M Dr. Arsalan promoted as Marketing Manager MEA.

Dr. Arsalan Sami Appointed by 3M as Marketing Manager MEADr Arsalan Sami has been appointed to the position of Marketing Manager – 3M ESPE, Middle East and Africa (MEA) effective March 1, 2014. Dr. Arsalan Sami joined 3M in the ESPE Division in 2005. Since then, he has held roles of increasing responsibility. He holds…

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PMDC refuses to register 27 degrees of dental students

PESHAWAR: 27 students of Khyber College of Dentistry (KCD), were refused the registration of their degrees by the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC). The Council rejected the registration stating that the KCD had exceeded its enrollment in 2008 without approval. PMDC has given permission to KCD to admit 50 students per year; however, in…

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Sirona – Laser technology for Dentists

SIROLaser Factbook: Comprehensive information on diode lasers Sirona has recently reported on the wide range of applications of diode lasers in a special edition of “Laser – An international magazine of Laser Dentistry”. The “SIROLaser Factbook – Clinical articles about SIROLaser Advance and Xtend applications” includes research by well-known experts as well as informative field…

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Dr. Saqib Rashid ICOI Diplomate status

KARACHI : Dr. Saqib Rashid is a renowned Dental Surgeon from Karachi -Pakistan, who has also been elected as the new President of Pakistan DentalAssociation, recently, and doing a commendable job with several proactiveinitiatives for the Pakistani dental fraternity. In recognition of his international achievements and outstanding efforts ineducation, research, and clinical experience, Dr. Rashid…

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Medical College Admission Results

Half of the candidates score over 60% marks in Medical colleges Entrance test The Entrance Test results 2013 for Medical and Dental colleges in Punjab were announced recently, where almost half of the candidates secured more than 60% marks. The results were announced by the University of Health Sciences (UHS), Lahore. The number of candidates…

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