At Ghurki Trust Teaching Hospital, our Pathology Department is an persistent lighthouse of healthcare support, tirelessly operating 24/7 to offer patients a wide array of both routine and specialized laboratory investigations. What sets us apart is our firm enthusiasm to provide essential pathology services at a nominal and highly affordable cost, a compassionate gesture aimed at reducing the financial burden on our patients when compared to other major hospitals and the best pathology lab in Lahore. We have a bold aspiration, to raise our laboratory services to be on par with the most reputable labs in the region. This aspiration is not just a goal, but it’s a promise to our patients and the broader healthcare community. Also, we recognize the central role laboratory diagnostics play in healthcare decision-making, and we are determined to ensure that our laboratory pathology services reflect the highest standards of quality and accuracy.

Certification And Approach to Diagnosis

As a testament to our dedication to quality, our Pathology Department proudly holds ISO 9001-2015 certification. This prestigious certification serves as a hallmark of our commitment  of maintaining stringent quality standards. It assures our patients and partners that our laboratory operations adhere to internationally recognized benchmarks for quality management, accuracy, and reliability. With this certification, we uphold a tradition of excellence that underlines every aspect of our laboratory pathology services. Our laboratory is not merely a place where tests are conducted, it is a vital component of the diagnostic pathology services. We offer an extensive range of laboratory investigations, encompassing everything from routine blood tests to specialized molecular diagnostics. Whether it’s the early detection of diseases, monitoring of chronic conditions, or guiding treatment decisions, our pathology laboratory services play a significant role in shaping patient care pathways.

Affordability, Research, and Innovation

In a world where healthcare costs can often be prohibitive, our commitment to affordability stands as a beacon of hope. By providing laboratory investigations at a nominal cost, our best Pathologists in Lahore ensure that financial constraints do not become barriers to timely diagnosis and treatment. We firmly believe that access to quality healthcare is a fundamental right, and our efforts in maintaining affordability align with this core belief. Our dedication to excellence extends beyond the realm of routine laboratory tests. We are actively engaged in research and innovation, seeking to advance the field of pathology. Through collaborations with academic institutions and participation in cutting-edge research initiatives, we contribute to the development of new diagnostic techniques and technologies, ultimately improving patient care. Also, we are not only a provider of laboratory or clinical pathology services but also recognized as a hub of learning and training for the next generation of laboratory professionals. 

Advanced Diagnostic Facilities and Services at Ghurki Pathology Department

We have introduced an Arterial Blood Gas Analyzer (ABG’s) to enhance the accuracy and efficiency of blood gas analysis, enabling prompt diagnosis and monitoring.

  • The availability of the Architect i1000 SR equipment empowers us to conduct essential tests for infectious diseases, including Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, HIV, and RPR.
  • Additionally, this advanced technology facilitates cost-effective testing for special parameters such as T3, T4, TSH, Serum Ferritin, PSA, and Vitamin D3.

Our laboratory utilizes a cutting-edge automated hematology analyzer Sysmex 6-Parts to perform Complete Blood Count (CBC) tests with exceptional precision. This state-of-the-art equipment ensures accurate and timely results.

Coagulation profiles, including PT, APTT, Fibrinogen, FDP, and D-Dimer, are conducted using automated coagulometers. These tests play a vital role in assessing blood clotting disorders and ensuring patient safety.

  • Our Blood Bank Screening is carried out through the Chemiluminescent Technique using the Architect i1000 SR (Abbot) system.
  • Cross-matching is performed using advanced automated equipment (DIA-MED) by our highly qualified staff.
  • We provide a range of blood products, including Packed Cells and Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP), using state-of-the-art instruments to ensure transfusion safety.
  • For routine chemistry tests, we employ two Semi-Automated Chemistry Analyzers.
  • Additionally, we utilize a fully automated chemistry analyzer, the SELECTRA PRO-M, Architect Plus – C4000 with a remarkable capacity to perform approximately 100 tests per hour, facilitating high-throughput diagnostic pathology services.

Our laboratory conducts electrolyte testing using advanced Ion-Selective Electrode (ISE) technology, ensuring accurate assessments of ionic balance in patients.

These are our notable services, we have significantly expanded our laboratory workspace, dividing it into separate sections for Phlebotomy, Routine Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology, and Blood Bank. This reorganization enhances workflow efficiency and ensures specialized care in each area. Moreover, our laboratory strictly adheres to Punjab Healthcare Commission (PHC) standards, ensuring that our diagnostic and blood bank services meet and exceed the required quality benchmarks. 

These ultra-modern facilities and services at the Ghurki Pathology Department represent our resolute commitment to providing accurate, efficient, and accessible diagnostics while upholding the highest standards of quality and patient care.


The department is headed by Prof. M. Sarwar Bhatti.

Prof. Dr. M. Sarwar Bhatti

Prof. Dr. M. Sarwar Bhatti

MBBS,DTCD,M Phill,PhD Senior Consultant Pathologist