SIUT as a first public sector hospital opened its own robot facility along with 3-dimensional laparoscopic unit to provide state of the art and best surgical facilities to its patients. The robot is in process of being installed.
Country's well known philanthropist Mr Bashir Dawood who donated an amount of Rs 450 million to establish the unit performed the opening ceremony of the unit at a simple ceremony. The Unit is dedicated in the memory of late Kassim Parekh a renewed banker and close family friend of Dawood family.
Also present at the ceremony were the family members of Bashir Dawood Director SIUT Prof Adib Rizvi and clinical staff of SIUT.