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Mr Hama Attar, Consultant Urological Surgeon

Specialist Details
Full name

Mr Hama Attar

Qualifications

MBChB, MRCS (Eng), MSc (Urol), FRCS (Urol), FEBU

Title

Consultant Urological Surgeon

Specialties

Urology

Site specialisation

Management of Kidney Stones

Site specialisation 2

Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer

Clinical interests

Management of kidney stones, Prostate and Bladder Cancer Diagnosis, blood in urine, bladder infections, urinary symptoms, incontinence, erectile dysfunction

Background Information
Biography

Mr Attar is a consultant urological surgeon who has been awarded the Certificate of Excellence in Patient Care in 2018 and again in 2019. He is the Head of the Department of Urology (Clinical Lead) for Urological Services at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in Central London. 
 
He subspecialises in the management of kidney stones using minimally invasive techniques and laser technology. He finished his higher surgical training in London and spent his final year at University College London Hospital, where he received extensive training in treating complex kidney stones using minimally invasive percutaneous techniques (PCNL). He is also part of the Rapid Access Prostate Care Pathway at the Cromwell which provides a one-stop prostate cancer diagnostic service using same-day consultations, MRI scan and Image-Fusion Transperineal biopsies. 
 
Mr Attar is active academically and has published numerous articles. He has presented his work in different international and national meetings and has participated in changing surgical practice. He is passionate about teaching and regularly lectures junior urology trainees, medical students and nursing staff

Languages spoken

English

Availability
Regular Cromwell clinics

Yes

Clinic days

Mon: Tue: amWed: Thurs: Fri: amSat:

Appointments telephone number

020 3494 4032

Additional Career Information
Year qualified

1997

Memberships

British Association of Urological Surgeons, European Board of Urologists

NHS hospitals

Chelsea and Westminster

Posts

Clinical Lead, Urology, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Research interests

All aspects of urology (over 30 publications)

Key published papers

Long term Outcomes of Augmentation Ileocystoplasty in Spinal Cord Injured Patients: a Minimum of 10-year Follow-Up. Gurung P, Attar KH, Abdul-Rahman A, Morris T, Hamid R, Shah PJR. BJU Int. 2012. PMID: 21851549 
Clearance After Vasectomy: Has the Time Come to Modify The Current Practice? Attar KH, Gurung P, Holden S, Peters JL, Philp T. Scand J Urol Nephrol. 2010; 44(3):147-50. PMID: 20201750 
Long Term Outcome of Tension-Free Vaginal Tape for the Treatment of Stress Incontinence In Females with Neuropathic Bladders. Abdul-Rahman A, Attar KH, Hamid R, Shah PJR. BJU Int.2010;106(6):827-30. PMID: 20132201 
The Relationship between Bladder Management and Health-related Quality of Life in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury in the UK. Liu CW, Attar KH, Gall A, Shah J, Craggs M. Spinal Cord. 2009;48(4):319-24. PMID: 19841636 
Kidney Salvage Using the Fibrinogen- and Thrombin-coated Sponge TachoSil during Nephron-Sparing Surgery for the Resection of Large Renal Tumours. Attar KH, Namasivayam J, Green J, Peters J. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2008 Jul; 90(5):W8 

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Our health professionals regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.