Prof. Fayez Hammad
Department of Surgery
Phone: 971 3 7137 590
Fax: 971 3 7672067

College of Medicine and Health Sciences

United Arab Emirates University
P.O.Box 17666, Al-Ain
United Arab Emirates
BScKuwait University1984
BMBCKuwait Univesity1987
Postgraduate Diplomas, Certificates, and FellowshipsYear
FRCSEd (Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh)1992
Diploma (Urology)- University College London1997
PhD- University of Otago- New Zealand2000
FRACS (Urology)- (Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons- Urology)
Consultant Urologist & Head of Department- Dubai HospitalJune 04-Aug 07
Honorary Associate professor- Dubai Medical CollegeFeb 07-Aug 07
Honorary Senior Lecturer- Dubai Medical CollegeOct 04-Jan 07
Consultant Urologist- Palmerston North Hospital- New ZealandDec 03-Feb 04 &
April 04-June 04
Research Interest
Obstructive Uropathy and Urinary Stone Disease Genitourinary Trauma Voiding Function and Dysfunction including Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Renal Ischemia Reperfusion Injury  
Selected Publications
Hammad F T, Lubbad L. The effect of diclofenac sodium on renal function in reversible unilateral ureteric obstruction. Urological Research 2010 Dec 29. [Epub ahead of print].  
Hammad F T, Lammers W J, Stephen B, Lubbad L. Propagation of the electrical impulse in reversible unilateral ureteral obstruction as determined at high electrophysiological resolution. Journal of Urology. 2011 Feb; 185(2):744-50.  
Hammad F T, Lammers W J, Stephen B, Lubbad L, Propagation characteristics of the electrical impulse in the normal and obstructed ureter as determined at high electrophysiological resolution. BJU International. 2010 Nov 2. [Epub ahead of print].  
Hammad F T, Alqaiwani K M, Shirodkar S S. The role of urologists in the management of urological injuries during obstetric and gynaecologic surgery. International Urogynecology Journal & Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, 2010 Oct; 21(10):1237-41. 
Jawas A, Hammad F, Eid H O, Abu-Zidan F M. Vascular injuries following road traffic collisions in a high-income developing country: a prospective cohort study. World Journal of Emergency Surgery. 2010 May 19; 5(1):13.  
Hammad F T, Kaya M. Development and validation of an Arabic version of the International Prostate Symptom Score. BJU International. 2010 May; 105(10):1434-8. 
Hammad F T, Al Najjar A. The effect of fat, muscle and kidney on stone fragmentation by Shockwave Lithotripsy: an in vitro study. Journal of Endourology, 2010 Feb; 24(2):289-92.  
Al-Salam S, Hammad F T , Salman M, AlAshari M. Expression of Wilms tumor-1 protein and CD 138 in malignant mesothelioma of the tunica vaginalis. Pathology Research and Practice, 2009 Feb; 205(11):797-800.  
Hammad F T, Kaya M, Kazim E. Pediatric extracorporeal Shockwave lithotripsy: its efficiency at various locations in the upper tract. Journal of Endourology, 2009 Feb; 23(2):229-236. 
Hammad F T. Radical Prostatectomy: Oncological Outcomes. Annals of New York Academy of Sciences, 2008 Sep; 1138: 267277. 
Hammad F T. TVT may also cause urethral diverticulum. International Urogynecology Journal & Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, 2007 April; 18(4): 467-9.  
F T, Kaya M, Kazim E. Bladder Calculi: Did the clinical picture change? Urology. 2006, 67 (6): 1154-1158.  
Hammad F T, Kennedy-Smith A, Robinson R. Erosions and urinary retention following polypropylene synthetic sling: Australasian survey. European Urology; 2005, 47(5): 641-6. 
Hammad F T, Wheatley A M, Davis G. Role of endothelin ET(A) receptor antagonism in the post-transplant renal response to angiotensin II in the rat. Experimental Physiology. 2001, 86(3):365-72. 
Hammad F T, Lubbad L. Does curcumin protect against renal dysfunction following reversible unilateral ureteric obstruction in the rat? Accepted for publication in European Surgical Research, 2011; 46:188-193.  
Hammad F T, Upadhyay V. Indications of nephrectomy in children: what has changed? Journal of Pediatric Urology. 2006, 2 (5): 430-435.  
Hammad F T, Davis G. Zhang X Y, Wheatley A M. Endotelin ETA and ETB receptor antagonism during cold preservation in renal transplantation. Transplantation, 2001, 71(5):619-27. 
Hammad F T., Wheatley A M, Davis G. Long-term effects of unilateral ureteric obstruction and the role of endothelin. Kidney International, 2000, 58 (1): 242-50. 
Hammad F T, Davis G, Zhang X-Y, Wheatley A M. Intra- and post-operative assessment of renal cortical perfusion by laser Doppler flowmetry in renal transplantation in the rat. European Surgical Research, 2000, 32 (5): 284-8.  
Hammad F T, Davis G, Zhang X-Y, Wheatley A M. The role of endothelins in early renal cortical reperfusion in renal transplantation European Surgical Research, 2000, 32 (6): 380-388.  
Hammad F T& Balakrishnan A, The effect of fat and non-fat components of the skin-to-stone distance on Shockwave Lithotripsy success. Journal of Endourology 2010 Nov; 24(11): 1825-9.  
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