North Nazimabad is an area of high residential buildings inhabited with thick population which according to statistics of KMC rose up to one million. There are a number of dental clinics and a few small hospitals situated within North Nazimabad providing dental facilities at smaller scale. Considering the need of provision of dental care, the Dental Hospital was completed in 2008, located in block M north Nazimabad and inaugurated by former city Nazim Syed Mustafa Kamal on 28th November 2008.
Dental hospital is currently the only secondary care hospital in this area catering all the dental needs of this population. The present management has taken over the hospital serving the poor and needy patients along with fulfilling the requirement of an attached teaching hospital for KMDC.
The dental hospital comprises of six departments including Diagnosis, Periodontology, Oral surgery, Prosthodontics and Orthodontics. All the clinical departments are headed by highly qualified & experienced consultants and Dental Surgeons. A new Implantology clinic has been established and will be providing dental implant facility for patients at a reasonable price.
The Dental Hospital experience an extensive flow of patients and provides valuable dental care and treatment. All types of dental treatment are provided under strict cross infection control using Hi-Tech sterilization methods. Daily around 300 patients visit for Primary care and consultation and more than 250 old patients revisits. There is Dental X-ray facility available in the Dental Hospital performing more than 20 X-rays per day.
There are around 100 units in Dental hospital, with 6 in Oral Diagnostic Clinic, 15 in Prosthodontics Clinic, 20 in Conservative Clinic, 10 in Periodontology Clinic, 10 in Orthodontics Clinic, 15 in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic, 4 in Executive and Staff Clinic, 10 in Examination Centre and 10 in Paediatric Clinic.
There is a facility of Dental radiology with 4 Intraoral X-ray and Digital OPG. The Dental Hospital also has a Dental Day Care Centre with 4 recovery beds, Linen room, Bio-engineering workshop and Pharmacy.