Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences

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Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences
Capital Administration and Development Division
PIMS (Main building)
Location Islamabad, Pakistan
Funding Government hospital
Hospital type Teaching
Affiliated university Quaid-e-Azam University
Emergency department Yes
Helipad Yes
Founded 1985
Website Official Website
Lists Hospitals in Pakistan

Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) is a health sciences institute in Islamabad. It was established in 1985.[1] Apart from general health facilitation the institute also imparts medical training to nurses and doctors.

Hospital departments[edit]

The medical care departments of the institute are:[2]

Nephrology department[edit]

At a recent event on World Kidney Day, the head of Nephrology department revealed that about fifteen hundred chronic renal failure patients undergo dialysis every month at PIMS.[3]

Teaching institutes[edit]

Parent Memorial in Children Hospital, PIMS

The Medical colleges and school affiliated with the institute are:

  • Quaid-e-Azam Postgraduate Medical College
  • Federal Medical & Dental College
  • College of Nursing
  • School of Nursing

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "About PIMS". Pakistan Institute of Medical Science. Retrieved 13 March 2012. 
  2. ^ "Departments at PIMS". Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences. Retrieved 13 March 2012. 
  3. ^ "1,500 patients undergo dialysis at PIMS every month". The News. 8 March 2012. Retrieved 13 March 2012. 

Coordinates: 33°42′N 73°03′E / 33.700°N 73.050°E / 33.700; 73.050