Department of special surgery is formed of three divisions: Orthopedics, Ophthalmology an Otolaryngeology divisions.
We in the orthopedic division are lucky to be able to receive patients from many parts of Jordan seeking orthopedics treatment; at the same time we are proud that we are treating all the patients received without any need to refer them to other places for further treatment. At the moment we are giving the following services:
Knee surgery and sports injuries.
Teaching 5th year medical students
Run a high specialty residency program in orthopedics. In future we hope that we can provide the above services through specialized centers such as spine center, knee center, DDH center and so on. Orthopedics team is formed of 7 fulltime consultants, 2 parttime consultants and 10 residents. The head of orthopedics division is Dr Fayeq Darwish FRCS.
is staffed by 6 highly trained specialists and 17 residents. It serves the
population of North Jordan. The division provides distinguished services in
anterior segment, including cornea and cataract, glaucoma, vitreoretinal and
pediatric ophthalmology. Corneal graft
surgeries, strabismus correction, oculoplastic operations, laser treatment for
diabetic retinopathy and in special cases of glaucoma, retinopathy of
prematurity screening and treatment are performed. The division is running a
special retinal surgery center. In the field of teaching, the division
participates actively in teaching undergraduates the principles and basic
skills in ophthalmology. The 4-year postgraduate residency program, which is
run on a high training level by the division, is recognized by both the
Jordanian and Arab board councils. This makes it a favorite choice for
residency training among local and regional graduates
This section provides a wide range of services to patients with ear, nose and throat problems. Equipped with state of the art modern technology and staffed with very skillful, specialized and highly-trained physicians, Four specialists and 11 residents in this section provides wide range services.
Some of these are: Cochlear implantation Diagnosis of hearing loss types and providing hearing aids Total and partial laryngectomy Direct laryngoscopy and brochoscopy Septoplasty and rhinoplasty Major Skull base surgeriesasdad Microscopic middle ear surgeries asdasd Endoscopic removal of pituitary and anterior skull base tumors Modern technology of endoscopic sinus surgery