Radiology & Ultrasound

Radiology

Diagnostic services of radiology and ultrasound are being provided at the Murshid hospital with the aim and objective of providing a quality investigation result achieved through the practice of proper internal and external quality checks and controls.

Murshid Hospital has a radiology department fully equipped to address the needs of the patients coming to the hospital for the treatment. General Radiography services including Skeletal, Thorax and Abdominal X-Ray’s and special procedures like I.V.P, Urethrogram, Sinogram, etc. are performed round the clock, this helps physician and surgeons in quick diagnosis and treatment of various diseases.

Ultrasound

Diagnostic services of ultrasound are being provided at the Murshid Hospital with the aim and objective of providing a quality investigation result achieved through the practice of proper internal and external quality check and controls.

Murshid Hospital has an ultrasound department fully equipped to address the needs of the patients coming to the hospital for the treatment. Ultrasound is available 24 hours; this helps physician and surgeons in quick diagnosis and treatment of various diseases. All types of Ultrasound and Ultrasound-guided procedures and Doppler scans are also available. On average thousands of x-rays and thousand ultrasound are being done every month at the hospital.

Addition of another X-Ray unit with an image intensifier, CR system for X-Ray developing, and to provide a facility for CT Scan and MRI are part of the plan of future enhancement.

Quality Control

Strict quality control is necessary to established and maintain the creditability of diagnostic imaging. No findings can be claimed authentic without establishing an efficient quality control program. Therefore for external quality control, we have received licensed by Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority (PNRA). We maintain radiation protection regulation compliance, which PNRA checks during their annual inspections.

Educational Programmes

The Radiology Department offers a one-year Residency Training Programme, which is recognized by the Medical Faculty of Sindh. Usually, four to five residents complete this programme every year and start their careers at different hospitals in and outside Pakistan.

This programme has also gained a reputation in Pakistan for being an excellent training programme in Radiology like other training programmes of the hospital. It is supervised by a number of renowned faculty members.