Shalamar Hospital


Pulmonology is a specialized branch of medicine that deals with treating diseases of the respiratory system which may include mouth, nose, throat, windpipe, bronchial tubes and the lungs. The healthy functioning of the lungs is essential to supporting life and optimum functioning of the body. Any issues regarding this region of the body can develop into critical problems that can massively impact quality of life. Thus, specialists are required to diagnose and deal with them. A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the anatomy, physiology and pathology of the lungs. They are needed when the diseases of the lungs are critical or persist as chronic ailments.


Dr. Saleem Uz Zaman

MRCP (UK), FRCP (Glasgow)
Head of Pulmonology

Dr. Akhtar Ali

Assistant Professor

Dr. Taha Waqas

Senior Registrar

Please call +92-42-111-205-205 Ext 347 for any further queries