Doctors are an essential part of society as they take care of our medical needs and in ensuring good health. While many people pursue two career paths at a time, it is extremely difficult to manage them both simultaneously. Some of the famous Pakistani celebrities have other career paths as well, with some of them being engineers and some business owners.
Being a doctor requires a lot of time and energy, so does being a celebrity. But, the following celebrities have managed to keep both these professions going side by side.
So who are these Pakistani celebrities who can also moonlight as doctors? Lets find out.
Apart from being a famous actor, the Beti star is also a famous plastic surgeon. Having several accolades to his name in the entertainment industry, Fahad Mirza did not leave his profession as a doctor behind.
He is currently working in Dr. Ziauddin Hospital as Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon.
The actor takes pride in both his profession and keeps his fans updated on his achievements in both the fields.
Nadia Hussain did not seek out modeling and acting as a career, that field found her instead. The Tera Yahan Koi Nahi actress studied dentistry from Fatima Jinnah Dental College and completed her degree. However, having been successful in the entertainment industry, Nadia stopped practicing dentistry.
Being the owner of a beauty salon, the 41-year-old now performs some basic cosmetic procedures for her clients.
Syed Jibran completed his MBBS from Rawalpindi Medical College, but never really started his career as a doctor. The Ranjha Ranjha Kardi actor was approached by PTV when he was in his 4th year of university, but his parents insisted he complete his studies first.
After completing his MBBS, the actor started his career in the entertainment industry with the show Aik Kahanee and never left showbiz.
Aisha Gul is a Pakistani actress who gained her popularity and fame through a reality dance show called Nachlay. Based in Dubai, the actress wanted to become a plastic surgeon but got offered a part in the Colgate ad. Since then she got so many wonderful offers that she decided to stick with her career in showbiz.
She did, however, get her medical degree from Kyrgyz State Medical Academy in Dubai.
Adeel Chaudhry is a singer, songwriter, and actor who first received a modeling offer from India. After coming back to Pakistan, the Munafiq star completed his BDS from King Edward Medical University, Lahore.
Although the 32-year-old actor can perform a root canal surgery if he wants to, the Maan Jao Na actor enjoys his career in the Pakistani entertainment industry.
The Pakistani host and actress, Shaista Lodhi, was already a cosmetic surgeon when she made her first appearance on TV in a Faakher e Alam song. The Khan actress was immediately attracted to the entertainment industry and left her practice as a doctor behind.
However, recently the 42-year-old has opened her own clinic, The Aesthetics Clinic, where she has ventured back to her initial career.
When it comes to multitasking actress, Muzna Ibrahim is the boss. From being an actress, a public speaker, and a businesswoman, there is nothing she can’t do. But most people did not know she is also a certified doctor.
This concludes our list of famous Pakistani celebrities who are also doctors by profession.
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