The Chest Clinic provides an inpatient pulmonology service where patients with bronchitis, pneumonia, acute asthma, pulmonary edema and respiratory failure receive treatment at par with the best international standards and treatment protocols. Supporting the head of the clinic, Dr Javed Husain, is a team of trained critical care physicians, nurses and respiratory therapists.
The Chest Clinic specializes in chest diseases and sleep disorders, the management of patients with asthma, COPD, lung fibrosis, lung cancer and chest infections. It offers the latest diagnostic facilities, including a pulmonary function laboratory (PFT), Bronchoscopy with biopsy, high-resolution and contrast CT scans, diagnostic and therapeutic ultrasound guided thoracentesis and image-guided lung biopsy.
The Sleep Clinic evaluates patients for sleep-related disorders, including obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia and disturbed sleep. The clinic also offers outpatient and inpatient complete overnight sleep studies.
The Chest Clinic also offers the expertise of a US-trained allergist and Immunologist, Dr Asif Imam. Regular allergy tests and vaccination are also performed at the clinic.
Director Critical Care at SCH
MBBS, Diplomate, American Board of Sleep Medicine
Diplomate, American Board of Critical Care Medicine
Diplomate, American Board of Pulmonary Medicine
The Chest Clinic
Ground Floor, main South City Hospital
Monday through Saturday
9am to 8pm
(+9221) 358 786 38 Ext. 615
(+92) 301 847 9066
For after-hour emergencies:
(+92)301 847 9066 or visit the South City Hospital ER