Mr Hama Attar

Mr Hama Attar

MBChB MSc (Urol) FEBU FRCS (Urol)

Urology

Recommended by 4 specialists
25 years of experience
8 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

4.99

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Mr Attar has been my consultant for bladder cancer for over three years, it is the nature of my illness that I need frequent checks and treatment top-ups as required. I trust him, he has great communication and always makes time to make sure my questions are answered clearly. All my checks and treatment have been carried out with great care and his team supports him well. He is a gentleman and professional in every regard.“
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Subspecialties

  • General Urology
  • Neuro-Urology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6027145
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    2,137 reviews

    Cromwell Hospital

    164-178 Cromwell Rd, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0TU
    888 reviews

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

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

    Chelsea and Westminster Hospital (Private)

    369 Fulham Rd, London, United Kingdom, SW10 9QQ
    55 reviews

    About


    Consultant Urological Surgeon, Mr Hama Attar, has been recognised for his clinical practice and has been awarded the Certificate of Excellence in Patient Care for three years running. He currently leads urology at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital where he specialises in general and diagnostic urology, particularly in prostate cancer and bladder cancer diagnostics. He also has expertise in the endourological management of complex kidney stones using minimally invasive techniques and laser technology and the diagnosis and laser treatment of kidney and ureteric urothelial tumours.

    Mr Attar completed his advanced surgical training in London, where he spent his final year at the prestigious University College London Hospital, training in the treatment of urinary tract stones using minimally invasive techniques.

    He also completed a one-year research post in Neuro-Urology at the renowned Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore within the Spinal Injury Unit, where he gained extensive experience treating urological conditions such as kidney stones, bladder stones, bladder overactivity, incontinence, recurring infections, and erectile dysfunction.

    Mr Attar is active in research and has published over 30 scientific articles in urological journals. He has presented his work at a number of international and national conferences.

    Procedures

    • Vasectomy (Male Sterilization)
    • Bladder Instillation
    • Circumcision
    • Hydrocelectomy
    • Kidney Stone Prevention
    • Orchidectomy
    • PSA Testing
    • 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

    • Bladder Cancer
    • Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    • 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
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    4.99
    Explanation
    5
    Bladder Cancer
    1/74
    General Urology
    1/74
    Vasectomy (Male Sterilization)
    1/74
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mr Attar has been my consultant for bladder cancer for over three years, it is the nature of my illness that I need frequent checks and treatment top-ups as required. I trust him, he has great communication and always makes time to make sure my questions are answered clearly. All my checks and treatment have been carried out with great care and his team supports him well. He is a gentleman and professional in every regard.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mr Hama Attar was very professional. He answer all my questions with details and simple explanations. Highly recommended!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (4/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    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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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    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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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    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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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    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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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    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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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    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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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    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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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    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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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 4 specialists
    Mr Hassan Wazait
    Mr Hassan Wazait
    Urology
    Is a colleague

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

    27-10-2020

    Recommended for:
    Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    Mr Prasad Patki
    Mr Prasad Patki
    Urology
    We trained together

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

    12-05-2018

    Mr Rajesh Kavia
    Mr Rajesh Kavia
    Urology
    We trained together

    "Excellent and very professional."

    11-08-2017

    Mr Jai Seth
    Mr Jai Seth
    Urology
    Is a colleague

    "Hama is an expert in the field of urinary tract stones and has a vast volume of experience. We have treated several patients together. He is a kind and dedicated doctor, keeps his patients central and is a wonderful colleague. He has treated members of my family and I highly recommend him."

    30-07-2022

    Recommended for:
    Overactive Bladder, Blood in Urine (Haematuria), Bladder Stones

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