The Department of ENT includes 20 bedded indoor facility, OPD, Emergency and ICU. It is being managed by trained medical officers, technicians and nursing staff. The bed strength of the department will be increased when 200 more beds will be added to Akhtar Saeed Medical & Dental College. Farooq Hospital situated in Asif Block, Main Boulevard. Allama Iqbal Town, Lahore, is the second teaching hospital affiliated with Akhtar Saeed Medical & Dental College Bahria Town, Lahore. It is a 120-beded modern hospital with all tertiary care facilities. ENT department is doing Ear, Nasal & Laryngeal surgeries in Farooq Hospital at present with facilities of Laser & operating microscope.
Head of Department
Dr. Zubair Iqbal Bhutta
MBBS, MCPS, FCPS, FRCS
Professor Zubair Iqbal Bhutta did his MBBS from Nishtar Medical College, Multan in 1976. He did his MCPS and FCPS in ENT from College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan and FRCS from Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland. He was selected by Punjab Public Service Commission as Assistant Professor of ENT in 1986. He served at various teaching institutions such as Quaid-e-Azam Medical College / Bhawal Victoria Hospital in Bhawalpur, Punjab, Pakistan and also Allama Iqbal MedicalCollege / Jinnah Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan. He was promoted to the rank of Professor in 2002. He retired as Head of Department of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery at Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore in May 2011. During his long, illustrious career, he taught under graduate and post graduate students alike. He is a teacher, supervisor and examiner to M.B.B.S ; DILO, MCPS, MS, FCPS and FRCS. He wrote many original research papers. He is also a co-author of twelve research papers. His major contribution to promote the cause of Otology in establishing a Temporal Bone Laboratory in Lahore which was the first and original Temporal Bone Laboratory in Pakistan. He has conducted sixteen Temporal Bone courses for post Graduate as well as for District Specialist. He has been an active member of Society of Otolaryngology of Pakistan since 1986. He was the Chairman of Scientific Committee for the Conference of ENT held in Lahore in 2008. He was also the Chairman of Scientific Committee for the Conference of ENT held in Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan in 2010. He has attended all national as well as many international conferences on ENT during his career.
He has been vary active in sports during his student as well as his professional career as an ENT Surgeon. He was selected to the first eleven in the Nishtar Medical College cricket team as well as the squash team. He was the President of Squash Club at Allama Iqbal Medical College. After retirement, he joined Akhtar Saeed Medical & Dental College as Professor and Head of Department of ENT.