Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam

Established in 1964, the Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam is a 170-bed multispecialty hospital. The hospital provides general medical services, specialist clinics and diagnostic services. It is also part of the Aga Khan Health Services international referral system, with links to the Aga Khan Hospital, Nairobi and the Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi.

Aga Khan Hospital
Dar es Salaam
Aga Khan Health Services
LocationDar es Salaam, Tanzania
Coordinates6.803487°S 39.287841°E / -6.803487; 39.287841
Care systemPrivate
FundingNon-profit hospital
Hospital typeTeaching
Affiliated universityAga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi and Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
StandardsISO 9001: 2000
Other linksList of Aga Khan Hospitals

It is incorporating a 7-bed ICU with technical and managerial support. In addition a dental implant centre with diagnostic and therapeutic capabilities is also established. The hospital also offers several residency programmes.


The hospital, under the umbrella of the Aga Khan University offers residency programmes in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine and Surgery.


In 2016, AKH received Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation, making it the only JCI accredited hospital in the country.

See also

  • "The Aga Khan Hospitals". Retrieved 2006-11-14.

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