Rheumatology Department | Fauji Foundation Hopital


The rheumatology department is a part of Fauji Foundation Hospital Rawalpindi a tertiary care university teaching hospital owned funded and operated by Fauji Foundation. Fauji Foundation is one of the leading welfare and industrial organization of the country.

The department is one out of seven in the country recognized for fellowship training by the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Pakistan. The center provides free diagnostic and therapeutic facilities to veterans and their families. It is part of 811 bedded University hospital attached to Foundation University Medical, Dental, and Rehabilitation colleges and backed by one of the biggest welfare organizations in the country.

The department aims to provide maximum diagnostic and therapeutic facilities to the patients, counseling, disease awareness, and rehabilitation alongside teaching medical students, research fellows, trainees, and paramedics

Message: Early and timely diagnosis and treatment prevent long term disability

Services: The rheumatology department is providing services for patients with connective tissue and autoimmune diseases e.g.

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis
  2. Systemic lupus erythematosus
  3. Psoriatic arthritis
  4. Scleroderma
  5. Sjogren syndrome
  6. Fibromyalgia
  7. Ankylosing spondylitis
  8. Reactive arthritis
  9. Inflammatory bowel disease related arthropathy
  10. Gouty arthritis/hyperuricemia
  11. Soft tissue rheumatism e.g. Tennis /golfers elbow/bursitis/tenosynovitis
  12. Osteoarthritis/erosive OA/Nodal OA
  13. Vasculitis
  14. Myositis
  15. Stills Disease
  16. Mixed connective Tissue Disorders/Overlap syndromes etc.


Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Joint aspirations and injections

PRP (platelet Rich Plasma) therapy

Biologic & immunomodulatory therapies

DEXA scan

Polarized light microscopy

Meet Our Doctors


Dr.Amjad Nasim

MBBS , FCPS (Medicine)

Professor & HOD, Rheumatology