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321 Best Doctors for Corona-Virus Treatment in Karachi

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Dr. Shazia Khan Shah

Asthma Specialist, Internal Medicine Specialist, Consultant Physician, Pulmonologist, General Physician

MBBS, MRCP (UK)

Under 15 Min Wait Time
19 Years Experience
97% (62) Satisfied Satisfied

Dr. Shazia Khan Shah

Asthma Specialist, Internal Medicine Specialist, Consultant Physician, Pulmonologist, General Physician

MBBS, MRCP (UK)

Under 15 Min Wait Time
19 Years Experience
Excellent doctor more then co operative very sweet with patient thorough inspection was made by her keep it up
PMC Verified

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Noman Rashid

Internal Medicine Specialist, Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Consultant Physician, Hepatologist, Gastroenterologist

MBBS, MD (USA), FACP (USA), FRCP (UK), FCCM

15 - 30 Min Wait Time
18 Years Experience
98% (1200) Satisfied Satisfied

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Noman Rashid PMC Verified

Internal Medicine Specialist, Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Consultant Physician, Hepatologist, Gastroenterologist

MBBS, MD (USA), FACP (USA), FRCP (UK), FCCM

15 - 30 Min Wait Time
18 Years Experience
It is always a good experience to visit this Dr....He always listen patients problems with alot of patience...I am always satisfied with this Dr...came to know about this doctor from oladoc...
PMC Verified

Dr. Aijaz Ahmed

General Physician, Family Physician, Hypertension Specialist, Diabetes Counsellor, Asthma Specialist, Consultant Physician, Diabetologist, Pulmonologist, Nephrologist, Infectious Disease Specialist, Gastroenterologist

MBBS, FCPS (Nephrology)

Under 15 Min Wait Time
15 Years Experience
98% (1598) Satisfied Satisfied

Dr. Aijaz Ahmed PMC Verified

General Physician, Family Physician, Hypertension Specialist, Diabetes Counsellor, Asthma Specialist, Consultant Physician, Diabetologist, Pulmonologist, Nephrologist, Infectious Disease Specialist, Gastroenterologist

MBBS, FCPS (Nephrology)

Under 15 Min Wait Time
15 Years Experience
The first thing a doctor must show, is kindness. Dr Aijaz was really kind and took his time to properly consult me regarding my queries. Really good doctor.
PMC Verified

Dr. Pyar Ali Fazel

Internal Medicine Specialist, General Physician, Consultant Physician

MBBS, FCPS (Medicine)

15 - 30 Min Wait Time
29 Years Experience
94% (13) Satisfied Satisfied

Dr. Pyar Ali Fazel PMC Verified

Internal Medicine Specialist, General Physician, Consultant Physician

MBBS, FCPS (Medicine)

15 - 30 Min Wait Time
29 Years Experience
Dr. Pyar Ali Fazel was helpful and thorough and seemed to be a caring doctor.
PMC Verified

Dr. Anita Haroon

Nephrologist, Health Checkups, Family Physician, Internal Medicine Specialist, Hypertension Specialist, Asthma Specialist, Consultant Physician, Primary Care Physician, Critical Care Physician, Diabetologist, General Physician

M.R.C.P., F.C.P.S (Nephrology), M.B.B.S., F.R.C.P

15 - 30 Min Wait Time
11 Years Experience
98% (707) Satisfied Satisfied

Dr. Anita Haroon PMC Verified

Nephrologist, Health Checkups, Family Physician, Internal Medicine Specialist, Hypertension Specialist, Asthma Specialist, Consultant Physician, Primary Care Physician, Critical Care Physician, Diabetologist, General Physician

M.R.C.P., F.C.P.S (Nephrology), M.B.B.S., F.R.C.P

15 - 30 Min Wait Time
11 Years Experience
I visited for some weird symptoms. By hearing my symptoms, Doctor has identified as an acid reflex. She is so clear in explaining me the cause which helped me to understand more
PMC Verified

Prof. Dr. Babar Bashir

Internal Medicine Specialist, Family Physician, Consultant Physician, General Physician

M.B.B.S., F.C.P.S (Medicine), M.R.C.P.

15 - 30 Min Wait Time
20 Years Experience
96% (23) Satisfied Satisfied

Prof. Dr. Babar Bashir PMC Verified

Internal Medicine Specialist, Family Physician, Consultant Physician, General Physician

M.B.B.S., F.C.P.S (Medicine), M.R.C.P.

15 - 30 Min Wait Time
20 Years Experience
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Dr. Naseem Ahmed

Pulmonologist, Asthma Specialist

MBBS, FCPS (Pulmonology)

Under 15 Min Wait Time
10 Years Experience
98% (290) Satisfied Satisfied

Dr. Naseem Ahmed

Pulmonologist, Asthma Specialist

MBBS, FCPS (Pulmonology)

Under 15 Min Wait Time
10 Years Experience
Waiting time is very short... the behavior of pa and other staff members are very good . they helped me very much and i recomend him.
PMC Verified

Dr. Muhammad Taufiq

Pulmonologist, Consultant Physician

MBBS, DTCD ( TB & Chest Diseases), MCPS ( TB & Chest Diseases), FCPS (Medicine)

Under 15 Min Wait Time
26 Years Experience
97% (242) Satisfied Satisfied

Dr. Muhammad Taufiq PMC Verified

Pulmonologist, Consultant Physician

MBBS, DTCD ( TB & Chest Diseases), MCPS ( TB & Chest Diseases), FCPS (Medicine)

Under 15 Min Wait Time
26 Years Experience
Highly recommend.The doctor was very professional and i am satisfied with the first round of treatment.
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What is Corona-Virus Treatment?

Corona Virus Treatment is the effective care of the patient that has been infected with the virus. It involves various techniques & methods depending upon the severity of the symptoms. Since the current coronavirus is a novel coronavirus that is still being investigated and researched. WHO, doctors, scientists, and researchers all around the globe are working to the best of their abilities to understand this virus and on how to counter it. The best way to keep yourself safe from this virus is PREVENTION.

What is Corona Virus or COVID 19?

Corona-Virus or COVID-19 is a contagious virus that has spread worldwide, becoming a global pandemic and affecting millions. Corona-virus is a name given to a family of viruses that cause sickness among mammals. This family is known to cause respiratory infections in humans, while in other animals, it can also cause diseases like diarrhea and upper respiratory disease. This virus is highly contagious and can spread not only between animals and humans but also has a high rate of human-human transmission.

Symptoms of COVID 19?

The symptoms of COVID-19 are mostly respiratory in nature. If one has caught the virus, the incubation period is 2 to 14 days, but in most cases, the disease manifests on the fourth day. The symptoms are mild in 80 percent of individuals and include cough, headache, new onset of fatigue, sore throat, muscle aches, nasal congestion, fever, nausea or vomiting, and loss of taste or smell.

In the remaining 20 percent of cases, disease severity is manifested by dropping oxygen saturation (below 90 percent), difficulty in breathing, pressure or pain in the chest, heart muscle damage, kidney failure, and nervous system damage.

When do symptoms appear if someone is exposed to COVID?

In 80% of cases, if someone is exposed to COVID, symptoms appear around day four. These symptoms can be mild or major depending upon various factors, and some people can even be asymptomatic carriers. This means that while they are carrying the virus, they do not show any symptoms. Naturally, this is dangerous as they may unknowingly transmit the virus to other people they come in contact with.

How is COVID-19 diagnosed?

The diagnosis of COVID-19 is based on the clinical picture and confirmed with the help of investigations like PCR. Viral tests like PCR can tell if the patient is infected with the virus, while other tests like the antibody test can tell if one has recovered from COVID-19 or if there was previous exposure to the virus. In most cases, the antibodies develop twelve days after exposure.

When to seek medical attention?

In mild cases of covid-19, self-isolate and treat at home. However, be on the lookout for warning signs, as they warrant immediate medical care. The warning signs include trouble breathing, fall in the oxygen saturation (below 90%), inability to stay awake, new onset of confusion and grogginess, bluish discoloration of lips, skin, and nails, and persistent pressure in the chest.

What are the different types of COVID 19 Treatment Methods?

For mild cases of coronavirus, over-the-counter antipyretics and fever reducers are recommended, including acetaminophen and ibuprofen. Additionally, multivitamins can be added to the regimen in order to battle the micronutrient deficiency that can compound illness and improve immunity—particularly vitamin D and vitamin A.

More severe disease is treated by a combination of oxygen therapy, mechanical ventilatory support, immunosuppressants like corticosteroids, antivirals, antibiotics to prevent superadded bacterial infections, and infusions of monoclonal antibodies in a hospital setting.

Therapy started earlier over the course of the disease has proven to reduce the severity of the disease along with its duration. High-risk patients like those who have diabetes, are immunocompromised, have hypertension or chronic heart disease should seek immediate medical help upon confirmation of disease and start medication early as per the recommendation of their healthcare provider.

To highlight the importance of the preventive measures for coronavirus, we would like to remind the reader that severe COVID-19 can be fatal. During the course of the disease, complications may develop at any time, even in seemingly stable patients. Therefore, following the SOPs and monitoring the patient is very important.

What kind of doctors offer COVID 19 Treatment?

COVID-19 is treated by general physicians as well as pulmonologists. For ventilatory support, the primary care physician is aided by the intensivists, who monitor the patient in the ICU.

How to limit the spread of coronavirus?

All around the world, healthcare providers, governments, and researchers are working to develop procedures and policies to help limit the spread of Coronavirus from infected people.

The virus spreads through droplets of the infected people and carriers when they cough, talk, breathe, shake hands with and sneeze near another person. The virus also spreads when someone touches the objects it lands on. This is why handwashing and wearing masks are encouraged to curtail the spread of the virus.

The best advice with regards to limiting the spread of the virus include: staying at least six feet away from another person—since they can be a silent carrier or infected with covid-19. It is ideal to avoid crowded places and large gatherings, especially in closed spaces. It's best to wear a mask or a cloth to cover the mouth and the nose since respiratory droplets are the biggest means of spreading the virus.

Since one can unknowingly touch surfaces or handle objects with the virus on them, constant hand washing is a must. For this purpose, an alcohol-based hand sanitizer is also good as it disintegrates the outer membrane of the virus and kills it. If one feels ill, it is better to self-isolate in case you are infected. These measures are designed to minimize the spread of the virus and stay true even for vaccinated and recovered individuals.

What is the cost of Covid 19 or CoronaVirus treatment in Pakistan?

Covid 19 or CoronaVirus treatment cost depends upon multiple factors such as the condition of the patient, treatment method applied, equipment used, hospital in which the procedures take place and the doctor performing the treatment, etc.

The cost varies and therefore, it is better to consult a specialist and share the details of the patient. Oladoc helps make the job easier for you and connects you with the top-rated health care specialists across Pakistan. Book your in-office or video consultation now and get amazing discounts on your appointments.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the best doctor for Corona-Virus Treatment in Karachi?

10 best doctors for Corona-Virus Treatment in Karachi are:

  • Dr. Aijaz Ahmed
  • Prof. Dr. Muhammad Noman Rashid
  • Dr. Waqas Rasheed
  • Dr. Anita Haroon
  • Dr. Akhtar Memon
  • Prof. Dr. M. Zaman Shaikh
  • Prof. Dr. Ghulam Ali Mundra Walla
  • Prof. Dr. Attiya Sabeen Rahman
  • Dr. Naseem Ahmed
  • Dr. Zeeshan Ali

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What is the fee range of the best doctors performing Corona-Virus Treatment in Karachi?

The fee for top doctors performing treatment of Corona-Virus Treatment in Karachi ranges from Rs. 500 to 4,000. You can pay at reception when you visit the doctor.

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