Mr Ammar Alanbuki

Qualifications

MB ChB, MRCS, MSc, FRCS Urol

GMC number: 6060525

Practicing since: 1998

Specialties

Urology

Consultation times

  • Monday 09:00 - 12:30 Weekly (Haywards Heath)
  • Ad-Hoc Telephone Consultations Monday - Friday (upon request)
  • Overview

Or call us on

04444 476 732 (Haywards Heath) 01273 627 007 (Brighton)

About

Mr Alanbuki joined the urology department at the Brighton and Sussex NHS Trust as Consultant Urologist since 2016, with specialist interest in Urinary Upper Tract Oncology, Stone Diseases, Minimal Invasive Prostate Surgery (Urolift), Andrology and Laparoscopy

He has completed basic surgical training in the Northeast of England. Having gained broad experience in general surgery and urology, he then worked as a research fellow at the Barts and London University Hospitals working on the Reduction by Dutasteride of Prostate Cancer Events (REDUCE) trial.

His inquisitive nature and communication particularly listening and utilisation of transferable skills would enable him to successfully and safely treat patients in the future and to be an advocate of high quality care, training issues and research projects.

He joined the Eastern deanery for higher surgical training program in urology and received comprehensive training in diagnostic and therapeutic general urology, moreover he spent the last two years gaining sub-specialist training in endourology, laparoscopic kidney surgery and stone disease at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals. 

Main Roles:

  • MDT lead for kidney cancer and Laparoscopic surgery.
  • Develop Minimal Invasive Surgery for prostate in the South East. 
  • Urology Module leader for year three medical students at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School. 
  • Member of the trust appraisal team in charge of consultants and senior doctor annual appraisal. 
  • Lead for the Robotic Programme as part of modernising minimal invasive surgery. 


Special interests

Kidney cancer, Stone diseases, Urolift and Prostate Surgery, Andrology and Laparoscopic surgery.

Other interests

Prostate cancer diagnostic work, Female Urology and Andrology.

Personal interests

Mr Alanbuki is very keen to establish strong ties with colleagues in the primary care and provide high quality care and advice in timely manner by establishing electronic clinics and urology advice surgeries for quicker urology input as well as extending clinical input and expertise for patients in the primary care setup as required.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Ammar Alanbuki at Nuffield Health

  • Vasectomy reversal
  • Transurethral resection of bladder tumour (TURBT)
  • Prostate screening
  • Cystoscopy
  • Orchidectomy
  • Circumcision
  • Endoscopic kidney stone treatment
  • Prostate laser treatment
  • Laparoscopic urology
  • Testicular ultrasound
  • Intravenous pyelogram (IVP)
  • Prostate surgery
  • Epididymal surgery
  • Female urology
  • Prostate resection (TURP)
  • Vasectomy or male sterilisation

Locations Mr Ammar Alanbuki works with

Related experience

Research

Applying evidence-based medicine in practice has inspired him to instigate his research project in the management of testicular tumours and awarded the degree of MSc. from Teesside University. 

Mr Alanbuki has several publications and has actively participated in national and international meetings. This has improved his insight to this specialty and helped him improve the quality of care delivered to his patients.

Memberships

  • General Medical Council
  • Royal College of Surgeons England
  • American Urology Association
  • European Association of Urology
  • Endourology Society
  • Arab School of Urology

Other post held

  • Consultant Urologist at Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton
  • Consultant Urologist at Princess Royal hospital, Hayward Heath
  • Consultant Urologist at Lewes Victoria Hospital, Lewes

Insurers Mr Ammar Alanbuki works with

Mr Ammar Alanbuki works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Simplyhealth

Declaration

Mr Ammar Alanbuki does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Ammar Alanbuki does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Ammar Alanbuki does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.