Pediatrics & Neonatology department offers a 100 bedded in patient facility, a 06 bedded PICU, A 06 Cots NICU , A 80 cot Nursery , 24/7, 10 Bedded ER & Out-patient to the local community as well as to the nearby areas. It is the tertiary care hospital in the area and receive patients from a large catchment area,. Patients from Battgram, Kohistan, Bisham, Mansehra, Havelian & Haripur are referred here. We have a team of dedicated & Competent doctors and staff who work around the clock to provide services to the public.

In the heart of Abbottabad, we present our state-of-the-art 100-bed Pediatric and Neonatology Unit, a beacon of hope, healing, and excellence in pediatric and neonatal care. At Ayub Medical College & Teaching Hospital, we understand that the health and well-being of our youngest patients are of paramount importance, and this specialized unit stands as a testament provides us with an opportunity to practice our unwavering commitment to children’s healthcare.

Our unit is meticulously designed to provide a nurturing, compassionate, learning environment for infants, children, and their families. We bring together a multidisciplinary team of pediatricians, neonatologists, nurses, and support staff, all dedicated to the highest standards of patient care, education, and research.

Key Features of our 100-Bed Pediatric and Neonatology Unit:

Comprehensive Care: We offer a comprehensive range of pediatric and neonatal services, from routine check-ups to complex surgeries, ensuring that every child’s unique healthcare needs are met with expertise and compassion.

Advanced Facilities: Equipped with the latest medical technology and equipment, our unit provides access to the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic tools, ensuring precise and effective care.

Family-Centered Care: We believe that family plays a vital role in a child’s recovery. Our unit is designed to accommodate families, fostering a warm and supportive environment for both the young patients and their loved ones.

Counseling : We encourage family counseling to help parents cope with their child’s illness and as part of rehabilitation and encourage good communication with parents.

Education and Training: We are committed to educating the next generation of healthcare professionals. Our unit serves as a hub for training, offering hands-on experience and mentorship in pediatric and neonatal medicine.

Cutting-Edge Research: We actively engage in research to advance the field of pediatric and neonatal care. Our team works on groundbreaking studies, contributing to the global knowledge base in child health.

Community Outreach: Beyond the hospital walls, we are dedicated to community outreach, organizing awareness programs, health camps, childhood Vaccination and support groups to promote child health and well-being in the wider community.

At Pediatric Department of Ayub Medical College & Teaching Hospital, we believe in the transformative power of pediatric and neonatology care. Our 100-bed unit is a testament to our commitment to delivering the highest standards of child & Newborn care and advancing medical knowledge.

We are proud to be your partners in ensuring a brighter, healthier future for all the children we serve.



100 bedded general pediatrics unit has a dedicated staff committed to provide patient care in a good learning environment. Patient care and empathy is put as top priority. Teaching rounds with undergraduates & post graduates aimed at prompt diagnosis and timely referrals to improve outcome is prioritized at each step.

PICU: 06 bedded well- equipped PICU with trained staff is in service since 02 years. Aim is to provide around the clock care to the critically ill. We are working with administration to fulfill HR and encourage trained health care providers to facilitate our goal.

ER : Open 24/7 , ER aims  at filtering the critically ill and those in need of urgent care immediately after reaching the health facility.

Care of newborn: Our neonatologists work hard to bring advanced life care to the newborns.

Pediatric Nephrology: Subspecialty pediatricians are available for management of pediatric nephrology cases.

The department is working in collaboration with the administration to provide specialist service of various modalities in pediatrics under the same roof. The ultimate aim is to facilitate the child patient in every way possible.

We from Pediatrics department abide by the mission and vision statement of the institution:

Ayub Medical College Mission &Vision statement:

Our Vision is to be a leading institute of Pakistan in medical Education, health care services and research.

Our Mission is to deliver distinctive medical care encompassing preventive, curative, and rehabilitative services with highest ethical & moral values & to pursue excellence in Medical Education & Research to produce a workforce receptive to the present & future health care needs of the communities.

Our department focuses on Patient care & it being the pivot of our efforts & attention, undergraduate and post graduate teaching and research in same order of priority.

We endorse the following mission & vision statement;


“Provision of health care and promoting the well-being of children through patient-centered care, education and advancing research in the fields of pediatrics and neonatology.”

Vision Statement:

Patient Care: Our aim is to provide the highest quality, family-centered care to every child and neonate, ensuring their health , comfort, and well-being as we advocate for their needs.

Teaching: Our vision is to propagate undergraduate & postgraduate teaching in pediatric and neonatology education, nurturing the next generation of healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills to provide exceptional care to children and newborns.

Research: We encourage research in pediatrics and neonatology aiming to make correct patient diagnosis, case discussions and active participation in medical writing and reporting of rare cases. Keeping ourselves aware of recent advances in our field that leads to adapting latest treatments hence leading to  improved outcomes, and a deeper understanding of pediatric health.

Community Engagement: We aspire to engage with the community to promote child health awareness, and collaborate with other healthcare organizations to create a comprehensive and integrated approach to pediatric care.

Global Impact: We strive to have a global impact by sharing our research, knowledge, and best practices, contributing to the improvement of pediatric and neonatal care worldwide.

Ethical Values: Our commitment to ethics, compassion, empathy and inclusivity ensures that every child, family, student, and researcher is treated with respect and dignity, regardless of their background or circumstances. Same ethical values are encouraged among colleagues.

In pursuit of our mission and vision, we are dedicated to collaboration, and continuous improvement, always striving to make a positive and lasting impact on the lives of children, their families, and the future of pediatric and neonatology healthcare.”

Dr. Saima Gilani- Chairperson


Qualification: MBBS, FCPS

Dr. Tahir Saeed Siddiqui


Qualification: MBBS, FCPS


 Dr. Shahzad Najeeb

Associate Professor

Qualification: MBBS, MCPS, FCPS

Dr. Saima Bibi

Associate Professor

Qualification: MBBS, FCPS


Dr. Ejaz Hussain

Assistant Professor

Qualification: MBBS, FCPS

Dr. Raza Hussain Shah

Assistant Professor

Qualification: MBBS, FCPS

Dr. Muhammad Ali Raza

Assistant Professor

Qualification: MBBS, FCPS

Dr. Tausif Ahmad

Assistant Professor

Qualification: MBBS, FCPS

Dr. Madiha Rehman

Assistant Professor

Qualification: MBBS, FCPS