The pathology department of Fatima Memorial Hospital is a fully equipped to provide over 400 tests and some of the best professional in the field in Pakistan


Prof. Sabiha Riaz,
M.B.B.S. (Pb.) M.R.C. Path., F.R.C. Path. (London)Prof. Rizwan Akhtar
M.B.B.S. (Pb.), M.D., Ph. D. (USA)Prof. Fouzia Iqbal Butt,
M.B.B.S. M. Phil. (Hematology)Assoc. Prof. Dr. Afshan Hussain,
MBBS, M. Phil. (Histopathology)Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ayesha Ehsan,
M.B.B.S., DCP, FCPS (Hematology)Asst. Prof. Dr. Usman Shams,
M.B.B.S., FCPS (Histopathology)Asst. Prof. Dr. Imrana Tanvir,
M.B.B.S., FCPS (Histopathology)


The biochemistry section of FMH Clinical Laboratories are managed by full-time, Biochemist and an Assistant Professor having over 20 years of experience. The section offers routine as well as specialized chemical analysis services.

The salient features of the section are:

Multiple fully automated chemistry analyzers
Abbott’ fully automated, walk-away, analyzer for immunology and hormone tests
ELISA readers
Electrolytes Analyzers (based upon ISE method)
Flame Photometer


Hematology section offers hematological services as well as blood banking services.

The salient features of the section are:

  • Fully automated 5 part & 3 part differential hematology analyzers
  • Blood smears are evaluated by leading hematologists
  • Blood Banking Services
  • Blood & Blood Products Screening Service (with Electrochemilumenesence)
  • Preparation of blood products
  • Cell Separator (to prepare Platelets Mega Units)
  • Haemoglobin (Hb.) Electrophoresis System


Microbiology services are managed by a well-qualified and professionally trained full-time microbiologist who has over 25 years of experience. The salient features of the section are:
• Culture and Sensitivity for Blood and Urine specimens
• Culture and Sensitivity for other body Fluids
• Sensitivity patterns
• Colonization and identification of rare organisms


The service is operated under direct supervision of renowned histo-pathologists Prof. Sabiha Riaz and Prof. Dr. Rizwan Akhtar. There is a busy Fine Needle Aspiration service which includes superficial biopsies including lump aspiration. Technical expertises are provided for ultrasound and CT guided aspirations.The salient features of the section are:

  • Immunohistochemical Stains
  • Frozen Section Service
  • Routine histo-pathology and immunochemistry services
  • FNAC services
  • Fully automated, in-house slide processing services
  • Fully automated urine analysis service
  • Highly skilled cytological services for other body fluids