Bahawal Victoria Hospital


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Bahawal Victoria Hospital is the affiliated teaching hospital with more than
1300 beds with modern operation theatre - complex and CT Scan
facilities. 

    
This
historic Institution was inaugurated by Lord Viscount Wavell, the then
viceroy of India.It started as a Civil Hospital in 1867 with an indoor
capacity of 36 beds, an outdoor department, a dispensary and an
operation theater. In 1906, it was named as Bahawal Victoria Hospital,
some new buildings were constructed and 40 beds were also added. In
1950 the specialties of surgery, Medicine, Radiology, Gynaecology,
Pathology and Ophthalmology were established. A nursing School was
added in 1952. Classes leading to L.S.M.F. were started here in 1956.
Since its affiliation with Quaid-I-Azam Medical College in 1971, this
hospital has turned over a new leaf and has developed by leaps and
bounds. In 1971 the bed strength was 425, whereas today it stands at
472. To day B.V.Hospital can proudly be termed as one of the best and
largest health institutions of the country. The hospital presently
provides the following health facilities and specialized services:


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