On behalf of the faculty of the Department of Special Surgery at University of
Jordan, I would like to welcome you to be a member of the faculty staff or trainee at
Our Department is a dynamic well established department since 1978 with an
energetic faculty, outstanding residents and fellows, highly skilled technical and
The Department takes pride in consistently targeting excellence in clinical care,
teaching and research as its top priorities.
The Department is organized into divisions of Orthopaedic and Trauma surgery,
Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Urology, and ENT.
Many of our Faculty is nationally and internationally acknowledged as experts in
their area of specialty interest with widely recognized contributions to clinical care,
and education of trainees.
We currently have 22 full-time clinical staff (Professor, Associate Professor,
and Assisstant professors).
Our residency training program in different divisions of the department is considered
to be one of the best in Jordan.
Admission to the program is highly competitive with a large number of applicants
considered for residency positions each year.
Our medical students teaching and training in different divisions of the department is
the most popular in our School of Medicine.
Our faculty serve as invited speakers and visiting professors at numerous national and
international conferences and facilities each year.
We are committed to creating the finest resident educational program in Jordan.
Our ultimate goal is focused on the production of an excellent surgeons as well as
knowlegable medical students in the different divisions of the department, who can
enhance the quality of lives of their patients.