The Aga Khan Hospital for Women and Children, Kharadar

Welcome to The Aga Khan Hospital for Women and Children, Kharadar (AKHW&C) site.

The Aga Khan Secondary Hospital, Kharadar (AKHW&C) was inaugrated in 1924 as the Janbai Maternity Home. The hospital’s legal integration with the Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) took place in 2010. The purpose was to create a high quality setup that would enable people from various areas of Karachi to get quality care services. The Hospital is certified by ISO 9001:2015, and ensures that quality care in safe environment is made available to people at the hospital. This setup also supports the system of referrals to main campus, medical centres and diagnostic centres.  

The hospital is in a historic building, located in the densely populated area of old Karachi near the Karachi port, fondly referred to as the Janbai Maternity Home. It is comprised of two campuses across from each other separated by a single road: (i) Janbai Building where the general patient wards, private rooms, operating rooms, diagnostics and pharmacy can be found (inpatients) (ii) The Aga Khan Diagnostic Centre where the clinics, laboratory and diagnostics for visiting patients (outpatients) is located.
We have with us qualified teams of physicians, technicians, nurses and administrative staff who are well skilled to offer best of our services to expecting mothers, facilitate them in labour and delivery and treat other health problems of women and children (inpatient). We offer care and treatment that supports normal, instrumental and c-section deliveries. 
We offer extensive services for women and child health. However, we have a multi-specialty setup for the consultation for men, women and children of all age groups. In addition to this we also have on campus pharmacy, laboratory and diagnostic services.

The Aga Khan Hospital for Women and Children, Kharadar (AKHW&C) offers a 24/7 Emergency Service for women and children. The Aga Khan Hospital for Women and Children, Kharadar (AKHW&C) also offers zakat and welfare services to the patients who are less affording. This is being offered to make sure people from all the groups of society get access to our quality care services.​

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Clinical and Hospital Information

Urgent Care (for women and children).

Adults (Outpatients)

Children Clinics  (Paediatric Outpatients)

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Hospital Services

Food and Nutrition Services

Visitor Timings

Payment Location

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Timings: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Location: The Aga Khan Diagnostic Centre

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Call: +92 21-33100007 / 32526315

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Laboratory Services

Clinical Imaging (Radiology) Services

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Places to Eat

Hospital Cafeteria          

Location: Ground floor, Paediatric Building, (Children’s Building)

Timings:
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.     (Mon – Sat)
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.     (Sun and Public Holidays)

Call: +92 21 33100007 / 32526315


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All our medicines are stored in a controlled temperature environment to maintain the therapeutic effect. We are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our pharmacists are highly trained to provide complete information on how to best take your medicines. We have the facility to prepare special drug formulations for patients if requested by their doctors.

Location and Timings:

Jenabai Pharmacy (24 hours everyday)

Diagnostic Centre Pharmacy (10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.) (Mon – Sat, Closed on Sun and Public Holidays)

Call: +92 21 33100007 / 32526315

Physiotherapy services are available for admitted and visiting patients.  Our qualified physiotherapists are equipped with sophisticated modalities to provide expert physiotherapy for patients following a surgery and as advised by the doctor.

Timings:
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.  (Mon, Thu)                                                      
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  (Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat)                                                      

Call: +92 21 33100007 / 32526315

Hospital Entrance Gates and Drop off Points

Wheelchairs

Parking

Safety and Security

Information Services

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Nutrition services are available for admitted and visiting patients. Patients can request a Nutritional Assessment and Screening offered by our Registered Dietician. Adults and children requiring an assessment for obesity or mal nourishment can be seen at this clinic and be appropriately advised.

Timings: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  (Tue, Thu)

Call: +92 21 33100007 / 32526315

Day care surgeries are offered for the following services, but not limited to:

  • General Surgeries (e.g. uncomplicated hernia repair, fissures, removal of cysts, lumps etc.)

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecological (Labour and Delivery, Women’s Health, e.g. D&C (dilation and extraction)

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