WHY UNIVERSAL HOSPITAL

We have a team of highly talented and experienced multinational medical professionals who speak our patient’s local language thus not making language as a barrier. Universal Hospital believes in paperless culture and has integrated all the departments through a hi-tech IT system that reduces the patient waiting time and allows them to get a smooth and quick service experience through out the hospital.

REACH YOUR WELLNESS

Dr. Osama Farouk

SPECIALIST - UROLOGY
Qualifications - MD, MSc, CABU, PhD

EDUCATION

- PhD in Urology (Stress Incontinence), Damascus University Hospitals, Damascus, Syria (April 2009.
- October 2012) – Arab Board of Urology, Damascus University Hospitals, Damascus, Syria (October 2002 – June 2008).
- Master Degree in Urology Damascus University Hospitals, Damascus, Syria (October 2002 – October 2007).
- MD, University of Damascus, School of Medicine, Damascus, Syria (1996 – 2002).

EXPERIENCE

- Specialist – Urology, NMC Specialty Hospital, Dubai, UAE (July 2013 – July 2014).
- Supervisor of Female Urology Department and Urologist, Obstetrics & Gynecology University Hospital, Damascus, Syria (April 2008 – March 2013).
- Personal Private Urological Clinic, Damascus, Syria (January 2008 – March 2013).
- Specialist – Urology, Dr. SHAMI Hospital, Damascus, Syria (January 2008 – March 2013).

CLINICAL SPECIALTIES / SPECIAL INTERESTS

- General Urology.
- Endourology.
- Andrology.
- Female Urology.

TRAINING & CERTIFICATES

- Training on Inflatable Penile Implants, Paris, France (2016).
- Training on Flexible Ureteroscope (Hands On), Dubai, UAE (2016).
- E-BLUS Course (European Basic Laparoscopic Urology Skills) Dubai, UAE (2016).
- E-BLUS Course (European Basic Laparoscopic Urology Skills), Munich, Germany (2016).
- Training on Flexible Ureteroscope (Hands On), Munich, Germany (2016).
- Training on Permanents Stents (MemoKath), Dubai , UAE (2015).
- Consultant Urologist, DHA Eligibility Letter (2015).
- Bristol Urodynamic Course (2014).
- E-BLUS Course (European Basic Laparoscopic Urology Skills) (2014).
- Specialist – Urology, DHA License (2013).
- Specialist – Urology A, MOH Eligibility Letter (2013).
- Workshop on Advanced Surgeries for Female Urinary Incontinence, Ahmed Maher Teaching Hospital, Cairo, Egypt (2010).
- Course in First Aid, Red Cross (2010).
- Resident, Urology Department, Damascus University Hospitals, Damascus, Syria (2002 – 2008).

PUBLICATIONS

- Al Harastani O, The modern treatment of rheumatic diseases (Damascus university publications,2002).
- Al Harastani O, Retroperitoneal lymph nodes dissections (Damascus university publications,2002).
- Al Harastani O, The surgical treatment of female stress urinary incontinence by Tension-free Vaginal Tape Secur technique, (Damascus university publications,2012).
- Al Harastani O, Local estrogen versus anticholinergic therapy in treatment of female urge incontinence after menopause, Damascus university Journal for medical science:2012;2072-2265. Al Harastani O, T.V.T versus T.O.T in the surgical treatment of female stress urinary incontinence, Damascus university Journal for medical science:2012;2072-2265.

Dr. Osama Farouk

SPECIALIST - UROLOGY