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Doctor Dr Osama Farouk Alharastani

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Dr Osama Farouk Alharastani

Urology

Consultant



EDUCATION

  • PhD in Urology (Stress Incontinence) - Damascus University Hospitals, Damascus, Syria (2012)
  • Certificate of the Arab Board of Urology (CABU) - Damascus University Hospitals, Damascus, Syria (2008)
  • Master Degree in Urology - Damascus University Hospitals, Damascus, Syria (2007)
  • MD - University of Damascus, School of Medicine, Damascus, Syria (2002)


EXPERIENCE

  • Specialist Urology - NMC Specialty Hospital, Dubai, UAE (2013 – 2014)
  • Supervisor of Female Urology Department and Urologist - Obstetrics & Gynaecology University Hospital, Damascus, Syria (2008 – 2013)
  • Specialist Urology - Private Urological Clinic, Damascus, Syria (2008 – 2013)
  • Specialist Urology - Dr Shami Hospital, Damascus, Syria (2008 – 2013)


INTEREST

  • General Urology
  • Endourology
    • PCNL - Used to treat kidney stones - minimally invasive procedure
    • Urethroscopy - used to treat strictures or blockages of the urethra
    • Cystoscopy - used to treat bladder stones and tumors
    • Ureteroscopy - used to treat stones and tumors of the ureter
    • Nephroscopy - used to treat stones and tumors of the kidney lining
  • Urinary Stone Disease
  • Medical Management of Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
  • Prostate Surgery
    • TURP
  • Renal and Uretric Calculus management
  • Andrology
  • Female Urology


RECOGNITION

TRAINING & CERTIFICATES
 
  • Training on Inflatable Penile Implants - Paris, France (2016)
  • Hands On Training on Flexible Ureteroscope - 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)
  • Hands On Training on Flexible Ureteroscope - 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;p 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