Prof. Dr. Lt. Gen(R) Syed Afzal Ahmed



Principal CMH Lahore Medical College & Institute of Dentistry
He did his MBBS in 1970 from Rajshahi Medical College, Rajshahi and commissioned in Army Medical Corps in 1971. His postgraduate qualifications are MCPS, FCPS (Pak), FCPS (BD) and FPAMS. He did on the job training in cardiac surgery from St. Thomas Hospital London and worked as General Surgeon till 1978 and from 1978 onwards as a Cardiac surgeon.
He commanded Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology and National Institute of Heart Disease from 2001 to 2004. Keeping in view his meritorious services rendered to Army and the Country, he was appointed as Surgeon General Pakistan Army in December 2004.
On his retirement from Pakistan Army, he joined this CMH Lahore medical College.

Important Memberships/Positions Held:

  • Member of the Council of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan.
  • Ex Member PMDC
  • Member of Faculty of Cardiac Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan.
  • Examiner FCPS Part II Cardiac Surgery

President Pakistan Society of Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeons