Sikder Medical College
Sikder Medical College is a private medical college. Full name of Sikder Medical College is Zainul Hague Sikder Women's Medical College and Hospital. It had established in 1992 as per permission of the government of Bangladesh.
The college campus, situated at Monica Estate Rayer Bazar on the western side of Dhanmondi.The college is on 20 Bighas of land. The total area is over 4,50,000 sq ft. It is about a kilometer west of Satmaszid Road or Zigatola Road. Dhaka University affiliates the Medical College. Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council and WHO also recognize the college.
Since its establishment, the management has left no stone unturned to develop the institution as a center of excellence in medical education with innovative approaches both for the undergraduate and post-graduate level.
Accordingly, side by side with the development of conventional departments essential for undergraduate medical education, a Cardiac Care and Research Centre with facilities for Cardiothoracic Surgery and Interventional Cardiology has been added to the existing ones at a huge cost and efforts of the Founder Chairman Mr. ZH Sikder. All these specialties have been set up in the premises of this institution for wide-ranging exposure and training of the students and doctors studying and working here. It is hoped that by the time the students leave the college as a graduate physician. They will perform with modern advances in medical science and technology.
On the investigation side, the Department of Radiology and Imaging has been set up with most modern equipment to carry out detailed routine radiological investigations like C.T angiogram, Mammography, Ultrasonography, C.T Scan, Ultra Modern MRI, etc. The Cath-lab of the Department of Invasive Cardiology is carrying out Coronary Angiogram by skilled cardiologists of home and abroad. Echocardiography, Exercise Tolerance Test, and other noninvasive procedures are commonly performed. The Department of Biochemistry has provisions to carry out individual tests with autoanalyzer and other sophisticated equipment in a short time. Specially trained human resources have been working in this department.