Lahore General Hospital has the credit of being pioneer of “Functional Neurosurgery in Pakistan” when Prof. Bashir Ahmad started the Department of Neurosurgery at LGH in 1966. Prof. BashirAhmad, Prof. Nazir Ahmad and Late Prof. Javed MajidMian had done lot of work and performedThalamotomiesfor Parkinsoniantremors
"MRI guided functional neurosurgery at l.g.h: the beginning of a new era,"
Pakistan Journal of Neurological Sciences (PJNS): Vol. 8
, Article 5.
Available at: http://ecommons.aku.edu/pjns/vol8/iss3/5