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Doctor of Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy is an integral part of the modern health care system. It is a “science of healing and art of caring”. The burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases globally has increased the risk of disability among the population. Therefore, we intend to offer a program that will enable us to improve the quality of life according to the patient`s health condition. It includes the examination, evaluation, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of Musculoskeletal, Neurological, Cardio-Vascular, and Respiratory systems, etc. Physical therapy helps identify and maximize the quality of life and movement potential through prevention, intervention (treatment), promotion, habilitation, and rehabilitation. The focus is to improve the quality of care by implementing evidence-based knowledge and skills.

KIHS is affiliated with Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, Islamabad. It offers Doctor of Physical therapy (DPT), a five-year professional degree program comprising 10 semesters. The program is focused on primary care to enhance the quality of life by improving mobility. The clinical decision is made by physical examination, evaluation, diagnosis, planning, and interventions. The trained professionals are directly involved in patient care and assess the prognosis. KIHS has a conducive learning environment with modern teaching and learning facilities. It is affiliated with Kulsum International Hospital, Islamabad where students can implement theory into practice. The faculty is extremely competent and meets international standards. Quality of education is improved through evidence-based knowledge and skills.  The goal is to prepare graduates to contribute to improving the quality of health care for the needy and disabled. KIHS is following the HEC curriculum for the training of the students.

Last Date to Apply: 10th March 2024

For details, please call 0301 – 2649430

Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Course Duration: 5 Years
  • Total Semesters : 10