The cardiac catheterization service at Shifa International Hospital is responsible for invasive diagnosis and therapeutic interventions. Catheterization laboratory at Shifa started its operations in 1993. The first procedure at cath laboratory was performed in November 1993 & Shifa International Hospitals Ltd has performed over 3,000 invasive procedures at Catheterization Lab.


Interventional cardiology is a branch of cardiology department, which works to minimize the surgical procedures and has become one of the most rapidly growing branches of cardiology.

With the emergence of interventional cardiology, cardiac specialists are now emphasizing the need to adopt interventional cardiology methodology for treatment of heart related diseases instead of pursuing conventional bypass method in Pakistan.

Cardiac Catheterization Services & Treatment:

  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Right heart Cath
  • Swan Ganz
  • Temporary pacemaker insertion
  • Temporary pacemaker care per day
  • Renal Angiogram
  • Peripheral Angiogram
  • Permanent pacemaker insertion Coronary angioplasty
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Left Heart Cath
  • Hepatic Angiogram
  • Celiac Angiogram
  • Pancreatic Angiogram
  • Carotid Angiogram
  • Cerebral Angiogram
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Aortogram
  • Peripheral Arteriogram
  • Coronary Angiography
  • VCF RC