The structural organization of various systems of human body, their relation and development forms the basic concept of Anatomy. The curriculum includes gross anatomy, histology, embryology and neuroanatomy. The different disciplines in anatomy are taught in relation to the functions with emphasis on their usefulness in the clinical years of training . The training period and the numbers of hours for different disciplines are strictly in accordance with the recommendations of Pakistan Medical dental Council.
The departmental is well-established with dissection hall, Anatomy Museum, Audiovisual room, Departmental Library, Bone Bank, Histology Lab, and Micro Technique Laboratory.
A big airy dissection hall is flourished to accommodate 100 students at a time for dissection . A six body mortuary refrigerator is also available for cold storage of cadavers.
Anatomy museum is well equipped with about 125 plastic models of different parts of human body, embryology & histology. For the purpose of teaching cross-sectional anatomy, a plastic model of head, neck and trunk is also available. Dissected specimens from different regions of human body are also available in adequate number.
Audiovisual Room/Departmental Library
A well equipped audiovisual room with different learning material, particularly for self-learning is available. It include:
- 100 books regarding all the disciplines of medicine especially anatomy, histology and embryology.
- A set of about 300 transparencies in embryology.
- A slide projector.
- 100 video films on dissection.
- A color TV & VCR.
- One video lab camera with all accessories from microscopic projection on TV & multimedia.
Bones are available in ample quantity. Six set of model bones have recently been added to the bone bank.
Histology laboratory has about 30 binocular microscope and more than 850 slides. There are about 6 slides of tissues and organs.
Micro Technique Laboratory
Micro Technique Laboratory is well equipped with microtome, oven, incubator, tissues float bath, slide warming table, electronic balance etc. Slides are regularly prepared in department. A highly sophisticated research microscope with all photographic accessories to make out own transparencies is also available in department.
Room for Multi Head Microscope
A multi head microscope is available where nine students can be accommodated at a time with one teacher for better understanding of histology.
Head of Department
Prof. Mussarat Nafees MBSS, M. Phil.
Dr. Nadeem Siddiqui MBBS, M. Phil, MBA
Dr. Habib Ur Rehman MBBS
Dr. Saadia Zaidi MBBS
Dr. Sarwath Fatima MBBS
Dr. Erum Fatima Syed MBBS
Dr. Zehra Jamil MBBS
Dr. Hira Ahmed MBBS
Mrs. Afzeena Sultana
Mr. lqbal Hussain