PMDC issues full registration to 13,888 doctors

ISLAMABAD (APP): Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has issued full registration to further 13,888 doctors, who completed their house jobs successfully.

According to an official of PMDC, the council has issued 2,806 registrations to doctors with additional postgraduate qualifications. He said that the Licensing Department of the council during last nine months issued more than 41,004 renewals, and 13,208 provisional registrations to new graduates.

He said that around 9,440 good standing certificates were issued to doctors who intended to proceed to work abroad. The official said that the Pakistan Medical Council right after assuming the charge and in very short span of time started working dedicatedly for doctors, students and relevant stakeholders and took all necessary steps to resolve their genuine and relevant issues.

President PMDC Prof. Dr. Rizwan said that the department’s priority is to facilitate doctors, students and other stakeholders in the larger interest of Pakistan. He added negligence of any sort will not be tolerated. He added that all doctors have been advised to revalidate their registration certificates in time.