Instituted and run by Businessmen Hospital Trust, Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences now comprises of Shalamar Hospital (SH), Shalamar Nursing College (SNC) and Shalamar Medical & Dental College (SMDC). It is an umbrella organization to undertake various activities of healthcare and health education. Shalamar Hospital is the primary source of free and subsidized medical treatment to hundreds of thousands of patients of Northern Lahore and beyond. The systematic procedures allow maximum number of patients to benefit from the services of the hospital, outpatient facilities and the 24-hours emergency facility. In order to provide quality treatment and round-the-clock service to hospital patients, trained and qualified paramedical staff is a critical pre-requisite. Shalamar Nursing College fills this need through pre-service training of nurses.
Shalamar Medical & Dental College, aims at extending the same spirit a step further by producing quality medical professionals. The state-of-the-art infrastructure and outstanding faculty of Shalamar Medical & Dental College ensure unparalleled quality education. The broader aim is to maintain Shalamar Hospital’s standards as well as to create similar facilities providing efficient and professional healthcare to disadvantaged communities. Although a number of philanthropic institutions are working in Punjab for providing healthcare services, Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences enjoys a unique position. Some of the dimensions that set Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences apart from other institutions include a carefully selected geographical focus, highly-qualified human resources, environmental responsiveness, strategic partnerships, state-of-the-art infrastructure, an integrated approach and a focus on excellence.