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DOW University of Health Sciences (DUHS)

Duration: Full Time, 4 years
Degree Type: D Pharm
Department: N/A
Campus: Karachi

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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is a branch of medicine that aims to regain the functional ability and enhance the quality of life of those suffering from physical impairment or disabilities. After completing the standard medical education that lasts 6 years, those who wish to become physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists (physiatrists) enroll in four-year medical degree program on physical medicine and rehabilitation. Physiatrists specialize in the diagnosis and the treatment of diseases of muscles, bones, articulars, soft tissues and nerve system.


In Pakistan there are 15 colleges offering B.Sc. Physiotherapy and 4 colleges offering DPT. 3 universities are offering t-DPT and 2 are offering Msc PT while 1 university is offering MPHIL in Physiotherapy.Physiotherapists have a good scope in government and private hospitals and they are awarded 17 grade pay scale.In this way Pakistan has become the third country offering DPT in the world.

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