The department of Anesthesia Wah Medical College was established with the emergence of Wah Medical College and got affiliated with Department of Anesthesia, Intensive care and pain management POF Hospital Wah. First Professor of Anesthesia was Brig. Tariq Mufti.

Facilities provided by Department

Department is located in the Main operation theatre of the POF Hospital Wah Cantt.It has got four different services.

  • Anesthesia
  • Pain Management
  • Intensive care
  • Support to all other departments

First two services are provided in the main operation theatre. Intensive care unit (ITC) is attached with the Main operation theatre for the post operative care and surgical critically ill patients and the last service is provided in all the departments as for endoscopic procedures of Department of Medicines and MRI/CT scan/Ultrasound under anesthesia for the Ophthalmologic surgery in Eye Department and in Department of ENT. Further Burn Centre operating room is also equipped with Anesthesia care.

In operation theatre, there are 8 operating Rooms for different types of surgeries including General surgery, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Urology, Gynae /Obstetrics, ENT, Traumatology and paediatric surgery. All operation theatre are well equipped with latest Multi-para monitors (pluse Oximetery, NIBP, IB, P ECG, Capnography and temperature), OT lights with two arms, Latest Anaesthesia Machine, OT tables with remote controls. Two operation theatres provide the facility of Audio Vedio conferenrence. Two into C arms and OrthoscopeTs are provided in Orthopeadic Operating Rooms. Urethroscope, ENT Microscope are also provided in respective operating rooms.


Brigadier Imran Ul Haq - HOD

Classifies specialist in Anesthesia from Pakistan Army is presently HOD Anesthesia for the last two years. He is an Associate Professor in the subject. He has vast experience of working in different CMHs of the country and has also served in the departments of Anesthesia of Bahria Medical College Karachi, CMH Lahore Medical College. He remained HOD in Armed Forces Institute of Urology, Armed Forces Hospital Sharourah Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, CMH Pano Aqil and PNS Shifa Karachi. He has also worked as a team member of Mobile Surgical Team Skardu.