OMI provides prompt and efficient Orthopaedic services that includes reconstructive surgeries, congenital deformities, paediatric orthopaedic, trauma, joint replacements etc. Our Consultants are always on call to treat all types of emergency cases.
OMI bears the distinction of being the first institution to cater to open heart surgeries in the private sector. Leading cardio-thoracic surgeons have been regularly performing all types of open and close heart surgeries at OMI for decades.
OMI’s Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory is designed to provide a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic interventions including coronary and peripheral angiography, angioplasty and valvuloplasty.
In addition to acquiring a full range of modern cardiac equipment at OMI, the clinical services are also supported by the most reputed names in the field of cardiology.
OMI’s Gastroenterology Department provides a one stop service dedicated to complex disorders of digestive tract, liver, pancreas and biliary system. OMI is one of the few hospitals in Karachi where highly experienced team of gastroenterologists provide comprehensive emergency services round the clock. The endoscopy unit caters to all kinds of endoscopic procedures including endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), biliary and pancreatic duct stenting, and common bile duct (CBD) stone removal procedures.
OMI is equipped to deal with all types of acute and chronic chest diseases. The department also provides patient centered evaluation and treatment of pulmonary disorders and conditions in a compassionate setting for both, inpatient and outpatient.
OMI provides state-of-the-art care for a wide range of endocrine disorders, diabetes mellitus, obesity, lipids abnormality and neurological disorders. OMI has a panel of eminent, renowned and highly skilled internal medicine specialists who focus on preventing, detecting and treating health conditions in a patient centered setting.
OMI’s team of general and laparoscopic surgeons are highly experienced to perform major as well as complex surgeries like biliary surgeries, colon surgeries, hernias and complicated abdominal cancerous surgeries. The patients not only receive proper counselling but are also briefed about post-surgery care.
OMI provides facilities for normal delivery as well as caesarean section for both, elective and emergency patients. The patients are given an atmosphere of absolute privacy throughout their stay at the hospital. Competent doctors and the nursing staff maintain constant vigilance 24 hours a day.
An added facility is the provision of epidural anaesthesia in labour which ensures 90% pain relief.
OMI’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is a sophisticated state-of-the-art facility which is providing committed intensive care to the critically ill neonates. The OMI NICU has high performance incubators and neonatal ventilators with fully equipped and modern monitoring facilities.
In addition to it, there are other facilities for phototherapy and exchange transfusion. Overall supervision is also being performed by well-known consultants, neonatologists and paediatricians.
It is highly contagious but does not cause any permanent liver damage. It is usually acquired from contaminated food.+
It can cause acute liver failure where it severely disturbs the liver functions, thereby requiring hospital admission & management.+
It can cause life threatening severe liver disease with features of liver failure, requiring intensive management and liver transplant.+
It is a very serious symptom, should never be taken lightly as it may be associated with underlying serious disease.+