School of Medicine :: The University of Jordan ::

  Department of Special Surgery


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.

 Our Department is a dynamic well established department since 1978 with an

energetic faculty, outstanding residents and fellows, highly skilled technical and

administrative staff. 

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.