Friday, 16 March 2012

Bahawal Victoria Hospital, Bahawalpur Pakistan



Bahawalpur Victoria Hospital is the affiliated teaching hospital with more than 1300 beds with modern operation theatre - complex and CT Scan facilities.


This historic Institution was inaugurated by Lord Viscount Wavell, the then viceroy of India. It started as a Civil Hospital in 1867 with an indoor capacity of 36 beds, an outdoor department, a dispensary and an operation theater. In 1906, it was named as Bahawal Victoria Hospital, some new buildings were constructed and 40 beds were also added. In 1950 the specialties of surgery, Medicine, Radiology, Gynecology, Pathology and Ophthalmology were established. A nursing School was added in 1952. Classes leading to L.S.M.F. were started here in 1956. Since its affiliation with Quaid-I-Azam Medical College in 1971, this hospital has turned over a new leaf and has developed by leaps and bounds. In 1971 the bed strength was 425, whereas today it stands at 472. To day B.V. Hospital can proudly be termed as one of the best and largest health institutions of the country. The hospital presently provides the following health facilities and specialized services:


All units has separate Male and female wards off course except for Gyane & Obst.



  • General Medicine 4 Units
  • General Surgery 4 Units
  • Gynecology & Obstetrics 2 Units
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic and Hand Surgery
  • Oto Rhino Laryngology
  • Paediatrics
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases
  • Psychiatry & Drug Abuse Treatment
  • Diagnostic /Therapeutic Radiology
  • Dermatology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Urology
  • Anesthesia
  • Burns and Plastic Surgery
  • Cardiology and Coronary Care
  • Dentistry
  • Pathology link
  • Blood Bank and Serology
  • Casualty and Trauma
  • Isolation
  • Urology & Hemodialysis
  • C.A.T. Scanning

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