Tando Muhammad Khan- Tando Muhammad Khan recently became the fourth city of Sindh to house National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases’ (NICVD) Satellite Center, a facility for open heart surgery, after the cardiac surgeons and NICVD administration announced their first successful bypass surgery, performed at the remote district of Sindh.
A Pediatric Cardiology Ward was also inaugurated by the senior Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader, Mr Syed Naveed Qamar, who vowed to transform the NICVD Satellite Center into one of the best cardiac hospitals of the Pakistan.
He further said that this cardiac-care facility would provide cardiac treatment services to people of Thatta, Badin, Tharparkar and the adjoining areas.
Accompanied by the Executive Director NICVD, Prof. Nadeem Qamar, Chief of Surgery Fazle Rabbi, Prof. Khawar Kazmi, Head of Anesthesia NICVD, Prof. Amin Khwaja, Prof. Najma Patel, local MPAs and PPP leaders, Syed Nadeem Qamar visited different wards of the cardiac hospital.
Mr Syed Naveed added that the availability of cardiac services and open heart surgery facility, followed by a proper Pediatric Cardiac Ward, was a good omen for the residents of Tando Muhammad Khan and its adjoining areas, making it easier for the residents of these areas to avail state of the art cardiac treatment.