Prof Dr. nabila najam soomro

Executive Director


Welcome to the Sindh Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the leading and the only civilian multidisciplinary rehabilitation Institute in the region with a solid past and an exciting future. The field of physical medicine and rehabilitation is relatively young and growing in our country. 

SIPM&R is the first Institute in the province to be accredited by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan for residency training in this specialty. 

We are excited to welcome prospective students who choose to enroll themselves in one of our offered programs in the quest to become a leading professional in the field of Physical Medicine and Allied Health Sciences.


Dr. Imran Ahmed

Dr. Syed Imran Ahmed

Additional Executive Director


It is a matter of utmost pleasure for me to introduce the department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of SIPM&R Karachi.

The department is serving patients with special needs since 2007 empowered by an outstanding academically recognized and specialized team to provide innovative and leading Rehabilitation Services.

Our team of Physiatrists, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Therapists, Neuropsychologists, Orthotics and Prosthetics are capable of critical thinking and problem-solving, constantly reviewing themselves professionally and applying up-to-date evidence-based diagnosis and treatment methods.

The department is approved for F.C.P.S. (Residency Program in PM&R), bachelors and masters program in Physical Therapy, Bachelors Program in Audiology & Speech Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Prosthetics & Orthotics.

Our institute deals with diagnosis and rehabilitation management of patients in need of musculoskeletal, neurological, Paediatric, and cardio-pulmonary rehabilitation. With continued efforts from our multidisciplinary rehabilitation team, we aim to promote rehabilitation and await a great future in Physiatry.

We welcome students and patients to visit our department for detailed information about our training program as well as rehabilitation treatment protocols.