Prof. Muhammad Amer Mian
MBBS, FCPS, CHPE
Principal, Central Park Medical College
Prof Muhammad Amer Mian graduated from the 5th MBBS course of Army Medical College in 1985. He was commissioned in the Army Medical Corps as captain and after basic military training did house job from CMH Rawalpindi and then was deployed to the front line in Kashmir. He joined a surgical career in 1989 and worked as a graded surgeon at CMH Lahore and a field unit in interior Sindh. He Did FCPS (Pak) in general surgery in 1995. And ever since then has been practising surgery in the different hospitals of the Armed Forces. He became a supervisor for FCPS part II in 2000 and worked in various teaching hospitals including Combined Military Hospital, Rawalpindi and Combined Military Hospital Lahore and their associated medical colleges.
He taught postgraduates in surgery, undergraduates of MBBS, nurses and paramedics at Army Medical College, and Armed Forces Post Graduate Medical Institute, Rawalpindi, CMH Medical College Lahore and Central Park Medical College. While at CMH Lahore Medical College, he was promoted to Professor of Surgery and retired from the same hospital/college in 2013. Immediately post-retirement he joined Central Park Medical College as Professor and Head of Surgery and left briefly for CMH Lahore Medical College this year and now has re-joined Central Park Medical College as Principal. To his credit is the initiation of modern-day laparoscopic surgery in the Armed forces, the fruits of which are now evident. He was also instrumental in the initial planning of the infrastructure of the present CMH Rawalpindi setup. He is certified in Health Professionals Education and has a passion to impart clinical knowledge and skills.
By considering CPMC as the institute where you can transform your dreams into a dazzling reality you have chosen a facility ranked as A+ by PMC. It stands out as one of the top medical colleges in Lahore. Here a purpose-built campus spread over 25 acres will greet you. The campus consists of two academic blocks and an administrative block. It has an auditorium having a capacity of 600 people. There are five fully equipped air-conditioned lecture theatres having modern audio-visual facilities. We have seven fully equipped laboratories, five demonstration rooms, a dissection hall, four museums, a skill lab, a library connected with HEC E-library, and a computer lab.
We believe that sports are essential to nourish the body for which we have vast playgrounds where cricket, football and volleyball are played. We have a basketball and tennis court. We have separate boys and girls’ hostel within the premises with common rooms and a table tennis facility within them. A cafeteria serves the snack and meal needs of students.
Over the 13 years since its inception, CPMC has produced over 900 graduates. 100 are now specialists, while over 200 are completing their training. Several have joined various programmes abroad. Over a dozen have joined the Army. Our graduates got admissions to top universities internationally as well as locally including service in the armed forces.
We believe in grooming an individual as a whole, so we pay special emphasis to character development and use co-curricular activities to bring out talents hidden in our students. Discipline is a key personality trait that we nurture through a strict no-ragging policy, no harassment, and ensuring a minimum of 90% attendance in classes to be eligible to appear in the professional examinations.
The attached teaching hospital which is situated on the same premises, has 600 beds, eight fully equipped operating theatres, three ICUs (Medical, Surgical and Neonatal), and all the diagnostic facilities including X-Rays, ultrasound, C.T Scan, Mammography and a state-of-the-art clinical laboratory. In addition to the running departments of General Medicine, General Surgery, Paedriatic, Obstetrics & Gynecology, ENT, Eye; which are the basic subjects of the curriculum; we have Cardiology, a CCU with a Cath Lab, Cardiac Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Urology, Nephrology, Rheumatology, Gastroenterology and Psychiatry departments. We have very busy OPD and Accident & Emergency departments where we provide free treatment to all the poor and needy patients and also cater the patients having sehat sahulat card in all major & minor specialties.
Our main strength is an accomplished faculty, having vast teaching experience, which serves as a mentor and role model for our students.