About Us

Dear colleagues,
As you know, cancer is the second leading cause of death in our country. Majority of cancer patients are initially seen and managed by the surgeons. Surgery alone cures 60% of cancer patients. Surgical Oncology Society Pakistan (SOS-PK) has the following aims:
  • To facilitate communication between surgeons whose primary interest lies in the field of cancer surgery
  • To foster the development of education and training in cancer surgery for both undergraduate and postgraduates as well for continuing medical education.
  • To promote he highest quality of surgical oncology care of the patient with cancer through a multi-disciplinary treatment approach
  • To encourage the development of research in oncologic surgery (including formation of uniform tumour registries at local level; in all hospitals)
  • To work towards cancer prevention, early detection and optimal management goals in Pakistan by promoting awareness of general public, health administrators and other related profession healthcare



Professor Muhammad Arshad Cheema FRCS
Chairman Department of Surgery King Edward Medical University Lahore
President Surgical Oncology Society Pakistan
Formerly President Society of Surgeons Pakistan - Lahore (2007-9)
Office (042)-99211139
Clinic (042)-35866743
Cell 0300 8440042

Professor Zafar All Chaudhry FRCS
Professor of Surgery Allama Iqbal Medical College Lahore
General Secretary Surgical Oncology Society Pakistan