Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation
|Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT)|
|Dewan Farooq Medical Complex|
|Location||Near Civil Hospital, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan|
|Hospital type||Specialist and teaching|
|Founded||1970 by Prof Dr. Adibul Hasan Rizvi|
SIUT was founded by Dr. Adibul Hasan Rizvi and it is Pakistan's largest kidney disease center, as well as Pakistan's largest public sector health organisation. It began as a department of urology at the government-run Civil Hospital in 1970 and became autonomous in 1991. 10-12 transplants are performed weekly, and in 2003 doctors at SIUT performed Pakistan's first liver transplant. In 2004, a child care unit was opened.
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