Dr. Sharif Hashmani

Dr. Sharif Hashmani

  • Timings :
    Saddar: Monday, Wednesday and Friday | 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM
    Clifton: Tuesday and Thursday | 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
    North Karachi: Saturday | 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM


Dr. Sharif Hashmani, one of the most prestigious and proficient eye surgeons of Pakistan, brings over 40 years of intensive experience in comprehensive ophthalmology. He is recognized as the ‘authority in the field of Ophthalmology’. He is a graduate of Dow Medical College, Pakistan. Currently, he serves as the Chairman of Hashmanis Group of Hospitals, Founding Trustee of Hashmanis Medical Welfare Foundation, Founding Trustee of Muslim Association Hospital, and a Lifetime Trustee of Lakson Medical Trust, Pakistan.

Dr. Sharif Hashmani has successfully established Hashmanis Group of Hospitals as one of the most technologically advanced and well-quipped eyecare and 100+ bedded tertiary care hospital, offering 25 distinctive modalities with over 20+ labs and 7+ locations across Pakistan. Over the years, he has introduced various ophthalmic advancements and innovations into Pakistan including those that only a handful of hospitals may possess globally. Dr. Sharif Hashmani’s pioneering vision has massively changed the landscape of Ophthalmology in Pakistan.

He began his career back in 1981 with a strong emphasis towards serving humanity through the formation of Hashmanis Medical Welfare Foundation. During his tenure, he organized numerous free medical and surgical camps covering the Sindh region and eventually expanded efforts nationwide. To date, Hashmanis Medical Welfare Foundation has successfully screened and treated over 22 million patients and performed over 3.2 million surgeries (free of cost) and growing. Dr. Sharif Hashmani has introduced the latest inventions and advancements into his medical practices and procedures to the under-privileged society as well.

Moreover, he has achieved numerous awards comprising, President of Pakistan Novelty Christy Gold Medal, Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Medal for Services in Prevention of Blindness in South Asia and The Pakistan Institute of Community Ophthalmology Gold medal among others.

Furthermore, he holds a number of active memberships locally and internationally including, Founder, Patron, and Ex-President of the Association of Cataract and Refractive Society of Pakistan, Ex-President of the Ophthalmological Society of Pakistan – Karachi Chapter, Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) and American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).

Additionally, Dr. Sharif Hashmani is an active researcher and has authored and presented several scientific papers at national and global conferences. He has published numerous research papers over high-impact factor journals of ophthalmology. He has been a crucial part of various ophthalmic workshops, seminars and speaker sessions across Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Spain, Germany, Italy, UK, and USA.

Dr. Sharif Hashmani is very considerate about sharing knowledge and expertise. He regularly conducts CMEs locally and globally to help train and direct young and professional talents on the novel inventions, innovations, development and advancements emerging in the field of Ophthalmology. He continually enlightens on proven best practices and key success factors to benefit surgical and patient outcomes. All his efforts lie in creating ophthalmologist of tomorrow and advancing the health ecosystem of Pakistan.

Honors and Awards

2018 World Health Oraganized Award

2016 Doctor's Choice Award



M.B.B.S from Dow University

  • Consultancy
  • LASIK Treatment
  • Cataract Treatment
  • Chairman of Hashmanis Foundation since 1984 till Date.
  • Ophthalmic Surgeon at Hashmanis Group of Hospital.
  • President of Pakistan Medical Association
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