Mr Hama Attar

Mr Hama Attar

MBChB MSc (Urol) FEBU FRCS (Urol)

Urology

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3 specialists

17 years of experience
7 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

4.99

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Mr Hama Attar was very professional. He answer all my questions with details and simple explanations. Highly recommended! “
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Subspecialties

  • General Urology
  • Benign Prostatic Enlargement
  • Kidney Stones
  • Neuro-Urology
  • Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6027145
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    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    1140 reviews

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

    280 Kings Road, London, United Kingdom, SW3 5AW
    213 reviews

    About

    Mr Attar is a Consultant Urological Surgeon who has been awarded the Certificate of Excellence in Patient Care in 2018, 2019 and 2020. He is the Head of the Urology Department at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in Central London.

    Beside his experience in General and Diagnostic Urology (primarily Prostate cancer and Bladder cancer diagnostics), he subspecialises in the endourological management of complex kidney stones using minimally invasive techniques and laser technology as well as the diagnosis and laser treatment of kidney and ureteric urothelial tumours.

    He finished his higher surgical training in London and spent his final year at the highly-reputable University College London Hospital, where he received extensive training in treating urinary tract stones using minimally invasive techniques. He also spent one year doing his research post in Neuro-Urology at the Spinal Injury Unit at the renowned Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore where he gained a vast experience in treating various urological conditions such as kidney and bladder stones, bladder overactivity, urinary incontinence, recurrent infections and erectile dysfunction.

    Mr Attar is active academically and has published over 30 scientific articles in various urological journals. He has presented his work in different international and national meetings.

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    Procedures

    • Vasectomy (Male Sterilization)
    • Bladder Instillation
    • Circumcision
    • Hydrocelectomy
    • Kidney Stone Prevention
    • Orchidectomy
    • PSA
    • Prostate Biopsy
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostate Cancer Diagnostics
    • Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy and Laser Fragmentation of Stones
    • Transrectal Ultrasound (TRUS)
    • Transurethral Resection of a Bladder Tumour (TURBT)
    • Ureteroscopy
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Pain
    • Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Priapism
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Testicular Pain
    • Urinary Incontinence
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    Education

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

    Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

    Fellow of the European Board of Urology

    Member of the British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS)

    Member of the BAUS Section of Endourology

    Member of the Medical Defence Union

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    General Urology
    1/73
    Vasectomy (Male Sterilization)
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    Mr Hama Attar was very professional. He answer all my questions with details and simple explanations. Highly recommended!
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    Dr Attar was very clear and communicated the procedure, risks, and benefits very clearly. The procedure went really well, and would recommend Dr Attar highly.
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    Mr Attar is both professional and personable, he presents all options clearly to ensure patients can make informed decisions regarding their treatment. Mr Attar (along with his excellent PA) ensured smooth scheduling and throughout my procedures and recovery I felt in very safe hands. I highly recommend Mr Attar and I am grateful for the excellent treatment I received from him.
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    I am delighted to write this review. I have been one of Mr Attar’s patients for over two years. He treated me for bladder cancer in September 2017 at The Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. Since then I return for regular check-up cystoscopies. He is always so kind and friendly and he immediately puts me at ease. I feel totally confident under his care because I know I am being wonderfully looked after. In mid-October I noticed a warning sign and I telephoned Mr Attar’s very kind PA. Within an hour I was on my way to The Chelsea and Westminster Hospital for a test. A short while later Mr Attar arranged for me to have a CT scan. This showed two kidney stones - one of which was large and could have been very troublesome. Two weeks later I attended The Princess Grace Hospital for the first of two procedures - the second one following the week later. Mr Attar and all the staff were amazing. The kidney stones have gone and I am feeling fit and well. Fantastic result! It gives me great pleasure to recommend Mr Attar. He is a very special doctor.
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    I ended up in the care of Mr Attar after kidney stone attack and emergency nephrostomy procedure.I spent in the hospital two weeks with sepsis- during this time Mr Attar took the trouble to come and see me every day. He was kind, considerate and patient in explaining in detail the next step of my recovery - the operation to break the stones.He genuinely cares about his patients,is very professional and very approachable.He took the effort to contact my worried husband and assured him about the progress of my treatment.Apart from being an excellent doctor he is a wonderful,compassionate human being.I can not praise him highly enough and would recommend him to anybody in need of good urologist.
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    Dr. Attar and his team have made my journey very comfortable and got the best care possible. Dr. Attar really cared and understood my situation and problems and did everything possible to help getting it done in a timely matter with themost careful attention possible. I am very pleased with the treatment and really appreciate also teh human factor of the doctor who really cares and maintains the highest leverl of professionalism possible. Thank you again Dr. Attar for all you did and bettring my life.
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    Dr Attar is an amazing doctor. I was admitted for my first kidney stone at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and was so grateful that he was my doctor. He was very professional, he reassured me and explained to me the process to remove the stone. He did everything he could to proceed with a CT scan and a procedure to remove the stone and then the stent as quickly as possible so I could go on holiday with my family without worrying about anything. He was also very caring and attentive about how I was feeling before and after the procedure and was following up to find out how I was which made me feel very safe about being under his care. I could not thank Dr Attar and his team enough for their professionalism, clear communication, amazing care and kindness. I would highly recommend Dr Attar. THANK YOU! Dr Attar est un docteur incroyable. J’ai été admise à l’hôpital Chelsea et Westminster pour un calcul rénal pour la premiere fois. Dr Attar a été très professionnel, il m'a rassuré et m'a expliqué le processus pour enlever le calcul car j'étais assez anxieuse. Il a tout fait pour me consulter et m'opérer rapidement afin que je puisse partir en vacances avec ma famille sans aucun soucis ni stress. Il était également très attentionné et s'est préoccupé de mon état avant et après la procedure ce qui m'a beaucoup rassure. J'en suis très reconnaissante. Je ne saurais remercier le Dr Attar et son équipe pour leur professionnalisme, leur attention, et leur gentillesse. Je le recommande vivement. MERCI!
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    I have suffered from kidney stones for the first in my life and it was quite a big issue because the stone was big and stuck in the narrowest part of the ureter and this was making the kidney struggling in passing urine. Since the first contact with Mr Attar PA to arrange the necessary visits, throughout all the passages - in the surgery theater and at home between the two procedures I underwent - I have always felt in experienced and professional hands, aware of the various options in order to make the proper decisions and treated with great care. Thanks a lot!
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    Mr Attar took on my case when I was rushed in with Sepsis. He was unhurried, calm and confident when listening to me, which I found very reassuring at a distressing time. He made the effort to see me every day whilst I was under his care in hospital. I was greatly encouraged by his team of trusted nurses - they embodied the same high standards, patient respect and care - which made what was a harrowing experience as comfortable as could be. He was always accessible by phone. And his contact list of medical experts was second to none, as I was thoroughly and rapidly checked by his colleagues - also leading professionals - to rule out other complications. I found Mr Attar to be genuine, caring and highly diligent.
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    Dr Attar a fost minunat având grija de mine in decursul sejurului la Chelsea & Westminster Hospital. Am venit pe genunchi prin Emergenta cu pietre la rărunchi si o infecție complicata si m-am întors acasă simțindu-mă voios si foarte bine cu energie să-mi trăiesc din plin viața din nou. Nu pot sa multimesc cu adevărat destul Dr Attar si echipa lui din Urologie pentru grija autentica de pacienți si Dedicația profesională. Dr Attar was simply amazing in taking care of me throughout my quite long stay at the Chelsea & Westminster hospital. I arrived crawling though A&E with a complicated infection and kidney stones and left the hospital feeling confident and well to get back to live life fully. I cannot express enough gratitude to Mr Attar and his team in urology for their authentic care and dedication.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 3 doctors for:
    3

    Urology

    Mr Hassan Wazait
    Mr Hassan Wazait
    Urology

    27-10-2020

    Very nice and sincere doctor. He is an excellent stone surgeon. He take care of his patients. I have no hesitation in recommending him

    For specialty: Urology
    For conditions: Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    For procedures: Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy and Laser Fragmentation of Stones
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Mr Prasad Patki
    Mr Prasad Patki
    Urology

    12-05-2018

    an honest and knowledgeable urologist with great communication skills. Always approachable, helpful and skilled in his art

    For specialty: Urology
    Connection: We trained together
    Mr Rajesh Kavia
    Mr Rajesh Kavia
    Urology

    11-08-2017

    Excellent and very professional.

    For specialty: Urology
    Connection: We trained together

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