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Mr Al Jaafari is a Consultant Urologist with a special interest in Endourology (stone disease) and LASER prostate surgery and extra-anatomical urinary diversion (internalising long term nephrostomy drains). He completed his medical and basic surgical training at “Gr T Popa” University in Iasi, Romania and his urological training in the East of England having had a broad exposure to endourology , uro-oncology and robotic surgery. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS) and of the European Board of Urology (FEBU). His training also included a uro-oncology fellowship to “UZ Leuven University Hospital” in Belgium, and multiple visits to leading European training centres developing his skills in LASER prostatectomy (anatomical GreenLight LASER ,HoLEP), Urolift and keyhole stone surgery. He is a keen surgical trainer and a GreenLight LASER national proctor and he delivers multiple national courses in LASER surgery and Extra-anatomical urinary diversion- to rid patients of their nephrostomy tubes.
Mr Al Jaafari is a full-time consultant at NHS Fife and Honorary Senior Lecturer / Urology Education Lead (graduate entry- ScotGEM) at the School Medicine, University of St Andrews.