Prof. Dr. Mohammad Altamash - Awarded Sitara-e-Imtiaz - One of the highest Presidential Awards for the First Dentist in Pakistan's History

Professor Dr. Mohammad Altamash has been awarded the Presidential Award of Sitara-e-Imtiaz by the President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in recognition of his invaluable contributions in the health sector.

On March 23, 2013, Professor Dr. Mohammad Altamash recorded yet another milestone in the history of dentistry in Pakistan by being the First Dentist ever to be awarded this prestigious award. It is a matter of great honor and inspiration for dentists in Pakistan.


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AIDM endeavors to provide quality education and clinical training to individuals who, on completion of 4 years BDS degree programs, will confidently be able to exhibit outstanding knowledge and skills.

At post-graduate level, we offer a range of programs for dental professionals according to an individual’s preference and aptitude. We also assist them with their diverse needs for continuous professional growth, information formal advanced training and other services.

AIDM provides comprehensive patient centered quality dental care in professionally oriented settings. AIDM has developed a basis for research and development which encompasses all aspects of dentistry and further strives to create sophisticated and contemporary treatment delivery models suited to the peculiar regional health care conditions.

AIDM offers plans to educate and train laboratory technicians, hygienists and dental assistants and help them achieve excellence in their works.

At AIDM, students gain skill and confidence through unsurpassed experiential learning opportunities: our state-of-the-art simulation facilities include a phantom-head laboratory as well as hands-on clinical experiences. Research is an integral part of AIDM's mission and faculty members, undergraduate and graduate dental students, residents, PhD students as well as post-doctoral fellows, are appreciated and facilitated in making contributions.

AIDM works for improving the health of a highly diverse population by initiating public health and community welfare programs. It offers a dental care message to the residents of the city by propagating a message of better health. In addition to educating dental health professionals, AIDM endeavors to improve the health of the highly diverse populations residing in Karachi, Pakistan. AIDM struggles to make available to the most multiethnic, multicultural patient from across the country, state-of-art dental care facilities at reasonable expenses, making dental health care affordable to all. Students enrolled at the college conduct community visits to medically-underserved areas throughout Karachi.