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Message by the Chairperson

A very warm welcome to all our students to The Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences, The Indus University , Karachi.
The Doctor of Physical Therapy Professional Degree program at our esteemed University is surely going to let you pursue your professional degree with great dignity and best facilities on board.
The DPT program will help you become a great clinician and an independent consultant Physical Therapist to practice as a professional.
The Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences has an excellent infrastructure with fully motivated faculty on board.
Our strength is to learn through innovation and latest technology.
Wishing all of my students a wonderful campus life ahead leading you in your profession with Zeal and zest, not only as a Physical Therapist also as an empathetic and responsible human in person!
Thank you

Dr. Okasha Anjum (PT)

  • Category: Chairperson, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences

Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences

Our vision is to contribute to profession of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation sciences by developing students through quality education with intellectual growth and bring mentorship in faculty through leadership and excellence in teaching so they can serve the nation and the world in health care setups with passion and commitment.

Our mission is to contribute to society through application of advanced technology in education, expanding knowledge, research application for patient care in Physical Therapy and rehabilitation servicesand making our students good healthcare professionals who will sever the society nationally and globally.

  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the basic and clinical sciences relevant to physical therapy.
  • Demonstrate the behaviors of the scholarly clinician by developing and utilizing the process of critical thinking and inquiry, particularly focused on the improvement of the practice of physical therapy and the delivery of health care.
  • Engage in reflective practice through sound clinical decision making, critical self-assessment and commitment to lifelong learning.
  • Demonstrate mastery of entry level professional clinical skills. Provision of these services is based on the best available evidence and includes physical therapy examination, evaluation, diagnosis, prognosis, intervention, prevention activities, wellness initiatives and appropriate health care utilization.
  • Prepared to influence the development of human health care regulations and policies that are consistent with the needs of the patient and of the society.
  • Demonstrate leadership, management, and communication skills to effectively participate in physical therapy practice and the health care team.
  • Incorporate and demonstrate positive attitudes and behaviors to all persons.
  • Demonstrate the professional and social skills to adapt to changing health care environments to effectively provide physical therapy care.
  • The program will encourage the students to understand professional and ethical responsibilities.
  • The program will encourage students to apply current evidence based practices in the profession.
S.N Member Name
01 Chairperson of the teaching departments concerned Dr. Okasha Anjum (PT)
02 All Professors and Associate Professors in the Teaching Department Concerned
03 University Teachers, other than Professor or Associated Professor, to be appointed by the Academic Council Dr. Paras Ayaz (PT)
Dr. Rabeiya Tazeem (PT)
Dr. Shama Rani (PT)
Dr. Hira Ahmed (PT)
Dr. Tanveer Sikander (PT)
Dr. Dileep Kumar (PT)
Engr. Wajeeha Raza
04 Expert(s), other than University Teachers to be appointed by the Vice Chancellor Mr. Ayaz Panhwar (Director Academics)
Ms. Sheema Haider (Director QEC)
Ms. Arisha Maham (Deputy Director QEC)
05 Invited Members (Out Campus) Dr. Muhammad Faizan (PT)
Senior lecturer and coordinator College of Physical Therapy JPMC

Dr. Malik Sheraz (PT)
Senior Lecturer College of Physical Therapy JPMC

Dr. Umair Sheikh (PT)
Senior Lecturer College of Physical Therapy JPMC

Dr. Talha Yonus Khan (PT)
Asst. Manager Department of Physical Therapy Aga Khan University

Faculty Members

  • Dr. Okasha Anjum (PT)

    Chairperson/Assistant Professor


  • Dr. Paras Ayaz (PT)

    Faculty Coordinator/Lecturer


  • Engr. Syeda Wajeeha Raza

    Lecturer/Asst to Chairperson


  • Dr. Hira Ahmed (PT)



  • Dr. Shama Rani (PT)



  • Dr. Abdul Samad (Phr)



  • Dr. Umar Baig (PT)

    Consultant PT/Junior Lecturer


  • Dr. Syeda Hamna Bukhari (PT)



  • Dr. Bushra Mehwish (PT)



  • Dr. Syed Mustufa Hasan (PT)



  • Ms. Shumaila Asif Farooqui



  • Dr. Nazish Saeed (PT)



  • Ms. Sumbul Azam

    Lecturer/Clinical Psychologist


  • Dr. Maira Muneer (PT)

    Junior lecturer


  • Dr. Tayba Fatima

    Junior lecturer/Lab incharge


  • Dr. Ayesha Abid (PT)

    Junior lecturer/Lab incharge


  • Dr. Tahira Shoukat (PT)

    Junior lecturer/Lab incharge


  • Dr. Muhammad Noor uddin Nazar (PT)

    Junior lecturer


  • Dr. Shaiaza Masooma

    Junior lecturer


  • Dr. Mubashira Manzoor

    Junior lecturer


  • Dr. Muhammad Osama Siddiquui

    Junior Lecturer