Bacha Khan Medical Complex Swabi

Attached Teaching Hospital of
Gajju Khan Medical College Swabi Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

LITHOTRIPSY

Lithotripsy unit of Urology at Bacha Khan Medical Complex Shahmansoor Swabi, Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy is a technique for treating stones in the kidney and ureter that does not require surgery. Instead, high energy shock waves are passed through the body and used to break stones into pieces as small as grains of sand. Because of their small size, these pieces can pass from the body along with the urine.

The ultrasound facilities and services of the radiology department comprise of 8 separate rooms equipped with major pieces of ultrasound equipment. Antenatal and emergency ultrasound is offered round the clock. We have highly trained sonologists.

Incharge of Ultrasound Unit

Dr. Alamgir Yousafzai

Assistant Professor Urology