Prof Dr Mahmud Aurangzeb appointed as Dean Khyber Medical College

Staff Reporter

PESHAWAR: The competent authority Board of Governors MTI KTH / KMC/KCD appointed a renowned laparoscopic surgeon & pioneer of laparoscopic surgery Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Prof Dr Mahmud Aurangzeb Dean KMC for the period of 5 years. Prof Dr Mahmud Aurangzeb currently Chief Executive Officer Post Graduate Medical Institute Peshawar since October 2018 till date. He remained Head of the Department of Surgery Khyber Medical College & Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar April 2013 – May 2017 and he is In-charge Surgical A Ward Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar.He graduated from Khyber Medical College Peshawar in 1985 and did FRCS from Royal College of Surgeons, England, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. He is a gold medalist in anatomy 1st professional examination & 1st position in MBBS 1st professional examination. He joined KTH as House Officer in 1985, then Senior House Officer then he left for higher education to United Kingdom. He joined Hammersmith Hospital London as Senior House Officer, he also worked Senior House Officer in Edgeware General Hospital Middlesex & Royal Brompton Hospital London. In 1991 he worked as Registrar in Princess Margaret Hospital Swindon. After that he came back to KTH as senior registrar in 1993, then become assistant professor and associate professor and then become professor of surgery in 2013. Prof Dr Mahmud Aurangzeb has a vast experience of general medicine, general surgery, accident & emergency, orthopedic, cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery & urology and then he focused on laparoscopic surgery. He received fellowship in Laparoscopic Surgery and is the member of International Society of Laparoscopic and Minimal Invasive Surgery. Prof Dr Mahmud Aurangzeb has an excellent academic, research and extra curriculum activities record. He is known for his dignity, honesty and competency. Due to his vast experience the Khyber Medical College will become once again center of excellence and will be in the top rank of PMDC in the coming future. The postgraduate undergraduate training and research work will also be strengthened and patient care will be improved because of dynamic skills of Prof Dr Mahmud Aurangzeb.