The Aga Khan University Hospital, Main Campus, Karachi
Welcome to The Aga Khan University Hospital, Main Campus, Karachi (AKUH, K) site.
The hospital was established in 1985 as one of our principal teaching sites for nurses and doctors from our School of Nursing And Midwifery and the School of Medicine. The hospital is an architectural marvel, built with long lasting, rich warm red materials, sits on an oasis of 83 acres, landscaped with numerous lakes and other water bodies, luscious greenery and wide-open courtyard spaces, all conducive to patient healing.
AKUH, K is a tertiary care hospital with consultant doctors specialized to provide compassionate care and treatment to patients with a full range and severity of diseases and conditions. Our fully equipped emergency rooms, high tech operating rooms, well equipped critical and intensive care units, comfortable general hospital wards and premium private wing wards have all been designed to ensure a high standard of quality care for all our admitted patients (inpatients) irrespective of race, religion or background.
Our multi-specialty clinics are designed to meet the needs and demands of patients based on their health status and lifestyle. The Executive Clinics are for patients who lead very busy lives, Consulting Clinics are for patients who need to see a doctor with specialized training for a specific disease or illness and our CHC (Community Health Centre) are for patients who have a general illness and need quality care at a subsidized cost.
Our state of the art facilities and robust panel of clinical imaging and laboratory services offer fast and accurate results to facilitate early patient diagnosis and treatment. Our pharmacies supply genuine medicines to admitted hospital patients, as well as patients visiting our clinics. All our medicines are stored in a temperature-controlled environment to maintain the therapeutic effect that patient’s rely on.
AKUH, K offers World Class Trusted Quality Services, demonstrated by our gold-seal accreditations from the prestigious Joint Commission International and College of American Pathologists. We understand that when a person gets sick, often different organs, tissues and systems of the body are affected. Multiple speciality services, all under one roof, enables our medical teams to routinely work together to deliver a multidisciplinary holistic approach and continuum of care for all our patients.
Patients can depend on our internationally trained and highly experienced doctors, surgeons, nurses, allied health care professionals, administrative and support staff for managing simple to complex cases.
The Aga Khan University Hospital is an established, reputable, international institution that is globally recognized with established working associations with other leading University Hospitals in the world. This enables the implementation of the latest protocols for treatment, medicines, surgery, diagnostic and laboratory, with superior equipment and technology, benefiting many patients everyday.
Patient Welfare and Zakat programs offer financial assistance to patients who are unable to pay and are found to meet the eligible criteria.