Press Release


First Vitreo-Retinal Surgery for an International Patient

Friday, April 20, 2018

Lahore: On 20th April 2018, at Bahria Town International Hospital, Bahria Orchard Lahore, a team of foreign trained surgeons performed Vitreo-Retinal surgery on a Family Member of His Highness Syed Abrar Ahmed Chisti’s Family Member. He represents Darbar of Hazrat Khwaja Moeen ud Din Chishti Ajmairy RUA in India.

Bahria Town International Hospital has a team of expert eye surgeons lead by Prof Dr. Zahid Kamal siddiqui & Dr Khalid Riaz (Both trained from UK). The Electro-Medical equipment & usable items of highest quality have been acquired from manufacturers of US, Switzerland, Germany and Pakistan. Vitreo-Retinal surgery refers to any operation to treat eye problems involving the retina, macula, and vitreous fluid. These include retinal detachment, macular hole, epiretinal membrane and complications related to diabetic retinopathy.

So, far Bahria Town International Hospital Orchard, Lahore has performed a number of successful surgeries 60 kidney, 15 liver and multiple corneal transplants. The center is approved by Punjab Organ Transplant Authority. As a full-fledged Organ Transplant Center, the first-rate facility will become a center of excellence in organ transplant.

Already four hospitals are working under the banner of Bahria Town International Hospital in Rawalpindi and Lahore. First Bahria Town International Hospital was established way back in 1997 and since then it has served hundreds and thousands of patients in Pakistan. The latest one is now open for public in Bahria Town Karachi. It is a 120 bed hospital, fully equipped with complete medical services like 24/7 emergency and trauma center.

Bahria Town is the largest private real estate developer not only in Pakistan but the entire Asia, with master-planned lifestyle community projects in Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Nawabshah. Each project of Bahria Town has excellent healthcare facilities. Bahria Town has already signed agreements with Saudi German Hospital and Harley Street Clinic London to upgrade the existing healthcare facilities and build new hospitals in all the projects of Bahria Town across Pakistan.