Famous Physicians from Pakistan

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List of notable or famous physicians from Pakistan, with bios and photos, including the top physicians born in Pakistan and even some popular physicians who immigrated to Pakistan. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Pakistani physicians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These physicians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known physician from Pakistan is included when available.

This list is made up of many different people, including Ayub K. Ommaya and Dr. Mohsin Mighiana.

This historic physicians from Pakistan list can help answer the questions "Who are some Pakistani physicians of note?" and "Who are the most famous physicians from Pakistan?" These prominent physicians of Pakistan may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Pakistani physicians.

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    Amna Buttar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Physicians from Pakistan
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    Amna Buttar in Minhas Buttar jat family she is a Pakistani Medical Doctor and a Member of Provincial Assembly of the Punjab. more

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    • Age: 53
    • Birthplace: Pakistan
    • Profession: Physician
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    Asif Farrukhi

    Asif Farrukhi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Physicians from Pakistan
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    Asif Aslam Farrukhi, is a Pakistani writer and editor who is a physician by training, writer, translator. He has translated books from English into Urdu. He has edited and compiled many anthologies of Pakistani writers. He also writes for Dawn and other newspapers, and periodicals on literature. He has ...more

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    • Age: 56
    • Profession: Physician, Writer
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    Ayub K. Ommaya

    Ayub K. Ommaya is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Physicians from Pakistan
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    Ayub Khan Ommaya, MD, ScD, FRCS, FACS was a Pakistani born neurosurgeon and the inventor of the Ommaya reservoir. The reservoir is used to provide chemotherapy directly to the tumor site for brain tumors. Ommaya was also a leading expert in traumatic brain injuries. more

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    • Age: Died at 78 (1930-2008)
    • Birthplace: Pakistan, Mian Channu
    • Profession: Neurosurgeon, Physician
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    Mohsin Mighiana

    Mohsin Mighiana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Physicians from Pakistan
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    Dr. Mohsin Maghiana is a Pakistani physician, writer, columnist and humorist. He is mostly recognized by his literary and humorous works. He was born as Niaz Ali Ahmad Khan Mighiana in the city of Jhang, Pakistan. During his high school education, he decided to write his own poetry and chose Mohsin as ...more

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    • Age: 59
    • Profession: Physician, Writer
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    Dr. Mutahar Fauzia is an American reproductive endocrinologist and OB/GYN of Pakistani origin. Dr. Fauzia was born into a well-to-do business family in Lahore, Pakistan. She attended the Convent of the Sacred Heart School for Girls and later on attended Fatima Jinnah Medical College. She immigrated to ...more

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    • Age: 64
    • Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan
    • Profession: Physician
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    Naseem Ashraf

    Naseem Ashraf is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Physicians from Pakistan
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    Nasim Ashraf was the Chairman of the National Commission for Human Development, Pakistan and a Minister of State. Prior to that, Ashraf served as the Team Leader for the President’s Task Force on Human Development in 2001. He was also appointed as chairman PCB by the President of Pakistan in October ...more

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    • Birthplace: Pakistan
    • Profession: Physician
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    Faisal Masud

    Faisal Masud is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Physicians from Pakistan
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    Faisal Masud is the current Vice-Chancellor of King Edward Medical University, Lahore and ex-Principal of Services Hospital / Services Institute of Medical Sciences in Lahore, Pakistan. more

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    • Age: 61
    • Profession: Physician
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    Shafiq-ur-Rahman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Physicians from Pakistan
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    Shafiq-ur-Rahman was a Pakistani humorist and a short-story writer of Urdu language. He was one of the most illustrious writers of the Urdu speaking world. Like western Mark Twain and Stephen Leacock, he has given enduring pleasure to his readers. He was a medical doctor by profession, and served in ...more

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    • Age: Died at 80 (1920-2000)
    • Birthplace: Rohtak, India
    • Profession: Physician, Writer
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