Mr Ammar Alhasso

Consultant Urologist

MBChB, MSc , FRCSEd, FRCSEd (Urol)


Specialises in

I graduated from Mosul University, Iraq in 1989. I gained broad experience in surgical specialities overseas and then basic surgical training at Kings College, London.I was a research fellow for one year, studying bladder cancer, at Imperial College School of Medicine, University of London and achieved a Masters degree in Surgical Sciences (MSc) in 2000. I completed my urology training in East Scotland with subspecialisation in female and reconstructive urology.I took up my current post as Consultant Urological Surgeon in January 2008. I am a reviewer in the Cochrane Collaboration/Incontinence group and have published systematic reviews and meta-analyses on urinary incontinence.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Ammar Alhasso at Spire include:

Other treatments

  • Urethral reconstruction and urethral stricture disease
  • Voiding disorders and overactive bladder syndrome

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Urology
Urodynamics
Urogynaecology

Special Clinical Interests: Female Urology/Urogynaecology, urodynamics, reconstructive urology and Green Light Laser Therapy for treatment of the prostate.

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

International Continence Society

Scottish Urological Society

Section of Female and Reconstructive Urology (BAUS)

British Medical Association

British Association of Urological Surgeons

European Association of Urology

Research and publications

Urinary Incontinence. Overactive Bladder Syndrome. Urethral Stricture

Current NHS posts

Consultant Urological Surgeon - Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
Consultant Urological Surgeon - Borders General Hospital, Melrose, Scottish Borders

Personal profile

I enjoy landscape and macro photography, and I am a member of the Bureau of Freelance Photographers.

In my spare time I also enjoy sailing and diving, and hold a PADI certificate. I am also a member of Cameron House Marina at Loch Lomond and the Royal Yachting Association.

Contact information

Telephone 0131 334 0363
Website http://www.edinburghurologyspecialists.com
Private secretary Linda Fletcher
Private secretary email enquiries@edinburghurologyspecialists.com