Continuing on our series of sharing the best health facilities we will focus on the top hospitals in Satellite Town, Rawalpindi in this article.
Hospitals in Rawalpindi – Satellite Town
Rawalpindi is no less as compared to the other major cities of Pakistan in providing goto medical and health care facilities. Some of the well known hospitals in the area of satellite town include Holy Family, Afshan Medical Center, Raazi Hospital, Bilal Hospital as well as quality laboratories for tests like IDC, Citi and Excel Labs, Shifa Labs etc.
All of them have made their names in the medical sector due to the diligent working capacity, good facilities for treatment and diagnosis, and good doctors in all healthcare fields. Let us look at some of them in detail.
Holy Family Hospital
Contact Number: 051-9290321
Holy Family hospital is one of the oldest in town with its initial steps taken by the Christian community. It was established in the 1940s and symbolizes the holy family of Hazrat Maryam and Hazrat Issa as helpers and saviors of community. It is since 1977, linked with the Rawalpindi Medical University.
It has a huge center for medicine, testing, cardiovascular diseases and oncology. Though, now that its administration resides with locals, the hygiene conditions are not very good. However, it still is the first priority of emergencies and accident cases as they are dealt with immediately.
Bilal Hospital is one of the largest private healthcare facilities in the area of satellite town. The hospital with almost more than 20 specialty clinics and a handsomely skilled pool of doctors has been serving the patients of all ages for more than 2 decades. It has well equipped CCUs and recovery centers. Bilal hospital is famous for performing acute yet technologically advanced laparoscopic surgeries. An accredited ISO certified hospital, Bilal hospital is easily accessible via Rehmanabad Metro interchange for patients coming from all over the city.
The chain of Excel labs has been working round the clock in every city of Pakistan. Excel labs is famous for the accuracy of test results as well as the 24/7 facilities of medical tests and state of the art testing facilities. The head office/main lab is on Fazl-e-Haq road Islamabad. Any complaints and suggestions can directly be forwarded there. Their website is user friendly and can guide a patient for location of their nearest lab, test types, online booking for tests and accessibility of test results as well. Also, the staff at excel labs is very friendly and accommodating towards their patients and their medical care.
This is one of the very few medical centers in Rawalpindi with latest and advanced medical equipment in terms of treating Infertility issues. Dr. Afshan Khan is well known infertility specialist working in Rawalpindi area since 1988.
The center also has separate departments and skilled doctors for child care, gastro, bone and joints treatment and heart diseases. It is located near national market, and is an easily accessible medical care center from 9am till 8pm from Monday to Saturday. Doctors are available on call over Sunday.
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