Dr Bakkar's Endocrine Surgery Clinic is a highly specialized clinic dedicated to the management of Surgical Endocrine conditions, with a particular focus on non-conventional Neck Endocrine Surgery. It is directed by a highly qualified and dedicated specialist in the field who is recognized worldwide because of his significant contributions to surgical literature:
Dr Sohail Y Bakkar
Dr Sohail Bakkar MD, PhD
Highly qualified & dedicated Specialist Endocrine & General Surgeon. He received his subspecialization training in Endocrine Surgery & Minimally Invasive Endocrine Surgery at the University Hospital of Pisa in Italy by a pioneer in the field "Prof. Paolo Miccoli"
Dr Bakkar is an Asst. Professor of Surgery at the Hashemite University in Jordan to which Prince Hamzeh Hospital is affiliated. He has a clinic once a week at Prince Hamzah Hospital.
Innovative Surgical Procedures performed:
Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Thyroidectomy (MIVAT)
Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Parathyroidectomy (MIVAP)
Trans-axillary Endoscopic Thyroidectomy
Trans-oral Endoscopic Thyroidectomy
Posterior Retroperitonoscopic Adrenalectomy
Laparoscopic Spleen-preserving distal pancreatectomy
Dr Bakkar is renowned in the surgical scientific community. He is the author of many high-impact peer-reviewed publications in the field of Surgery with particular focus on Endocrine Surgery. He is also a member of the Editorial Boards of several Surgery Journals and a reviewer for several others.
He is a member of the advisory panel of the World Laparoscopy Hospital (a center of excellence for training Surgeons from all over the globe in laparoscopic Surgery)
Dr Bakkar is a member of a number of renowned surgical societies:
The American Thyroid Association (ATA)
The European Society of Endocrine Surgeons (ESES)
The World Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons (WALS)
The Jordanian Surgical Society (JSS)
He is also the President of the World Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons- Jordan Chapter (WALS-Jordan)
Dr Bakkar obtained the certificate of Higher Specialty in General Surgery from Jordan University of Science & Technology (JUST) and ranked first among graduates.
Dr Bakkar is Jordanian Board of Surgery Certified (Ranked First in both parts of the exam)
Dr Bakkar is highly qualified in advanced laparoscopic General Surgery procedures, with certified Fellowship & Diploma in Minimal Access Surgery from the World Laparoscopy Hospital accredited by the Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)