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Dr Farooq Hameed


M.B.B.S. , MS Urology,
Consultant Urologist, 
Associate Professor of Urology
Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences, Lahore

Department of Urology and Endo-Urology

About Prof Hameed

Dr Farooq Hameed, an experienced Urologist with over 32 years of post-fellowship expertise, is dedicated to advancing research and development in the field of urology. With a strong focus on urethral/ureteric strictures and endoscopic stone/laser surgeries, his aim is to continue pushing the boundaries of urological treatments. Dr Farooq obtained his Master of Surgery Degree from the University of the Punjab in 1991, and since then, he has held various positions as a Consultant Urologist at esteemed institutions such as Shalamar Teaching Hospital, Hijaz Hospital, Punjab Medical Center, and Mansoora Hospital in Lahore, Pakistan. 
His notable accomplishments include pioneering the "Bacon Guided Internal Urethrotomy" and performing the first "Endoscopic Urethroplasty using free skin graft." Farooq's extensive research work has been presented at international conferences and published in renowned journals. Dr. Farooq Hameed is an active member of professional organizations, including the Society of Surgeons of Pakistan and the Pakistan Association of Urological Surgeons. With a passion for innovation and patient care, Farooq Hameed continues to make significant contributions to the field of urology.

Present Title & Affiliation

  • Consultant Urologist


  • Associate Professor, Department of Urology, Shalamar Medical and Dental College, Lahore


Clinical Services & Interests

  • Endo-urology, PCNL, Laser Assisted Procedures

  • Routine Urological Procedures


Research Interests

Dr Farooq has interest in basic research in the field of Urology.


Education & Training

Shalamar Medical & Dental College, Lahore

Consultant Urologist,

May 1999 – to date


Hijaz Hospital

Consultant Urologist,     

June 1997 – May 1999


Punjab Medical Center

Consultant Urologist    

Sept. 1992 – May 1999    


Mansoora Hospital, Lahore

Consultant Urologist    

Dec. 1991 – June 1997

Mansoora Hospital, Lahore

Urologist (Specialist)  

July 1991 – Dec 1991


Post Graduate Medical Institute, Lahore, PK

Postgraduate     student (Urology),

Jan. 1983 – June 1991


Lahore General Hospital, Lahore, PK   

Resident Medical officer (Gen. Surgery),

Jun 1980 – Oct 1981


United Christian Hospital, Lahore, PK


Aug 1979 – Jun1980


Board Certifications

  • 1991     Post Graduate Medical Institute, M.S. Urology

  • 1979     Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (M.B;B.S) Nishter Medical College, Pakistan.


Continuing Medical Education Activities

  • Endoscopic Urethroplasty Employing partial Thickness Skin Grafting under Direct Vision without External Fixation

  •  15th World Congress of Endourology August 31- September 4 1997 Edinburgh UK

  • 2nd International Symposium on Urology, Nephrology and Transplantation. March 20 – 23 1996.Karachi, Pakistan.

  • National Surgical Conference March 08, 1996 Faisalabad, Pakistan. 

  • 3rd Biennial National Conference on Nephrology and Urology. April 6-7, 1995 Quetta, Pakistan

  • Endoscopic Urethroplasty employing partial Thickness Skin Grafting under Direct Vision without External FixationE

  • 3rd International Congress of the Nephrology Urology and Transplantation Society of SAARC Countries 18th –21st February 1999 Colombo, Sri Lanka

  • 3rd International Symposium on Urology, Nephrology and Transplantation of SIUT. 16th – 18th, November 1998. Karachi, Pakistan.

  •  “Beacon Guided Internal Urethrotomy: A Leap forward in the Management of Obliterated Posterior Urethral Strictures.

  • 2nd International Symposium on Urology, Nephrology and Transplantation. March 20 – 23 1996. Karachi, Pakistan.

  • Nephro – Urology Conference.    Nov. 8-9 1995 Lahore, Pakistan

  • “Jaffh: A New Penile compression Device.”    Nephro – Urology Conference. Nov. 6 - 8 1996 Lahore, Pakistan

  • Acute Unilateral and Bilateral Ureteric Obstruction in Dogs. Urinary (Na) and (K) Handling.

  • 6th Asian Colloquium in Nephrology. Nov. 14- 17, 1985. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  

  • Urinary Sodium and Potassium Handling    Following Acute Bilateral Ureteric Obstruction

  • 2nd Annual Meeting, Medical Research Society of Pakistan. Dec.5, 1986 Karachi, Pakistan.

  • Urinary Calcium Handling an Experimental Study

  • 3rd Annual Meeting, Medical Research Society of Pakistan. Dec.24, 1987 Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

  • Hameed, F., Aziz, J., Rehman, H. U., Amin, H., Ali, K., Abul, F., & Qureshi, A. (1997). Endoscopic Urethroplasty Employing Partial Thickness Skin Grafting Under Direct Vision Without External Fixation. JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, 11, P5-4.

Professional Memberships


  • The Society of Surgeons of Pakistan

  • Medical Research Society of Pakistan

  • Pakistan Association of Urological Surgeons


Selected Publications


Peer-Reviewed Articles

1.        1. Hameed F, Anwaar A. The three-glass test yields excellent results for diagnosis of chronic bacterial prostatitis: Study from a Pakistani tertiary care hospital. Journal of Clinical Urology. 2023;0(0). doi:10.1177/20514158231155046
2. Anees M, Hameed F, Mumtaz A, Ibrahim M, Saeed Khan MN. Dialysis-related factors affecting quality of life in patients on he
modialysis. Iran J Kidney Dis. 2011;5(1):9-14.
3.Hameed F,  Aziz J,  Qureshi A. Endoscopic urethroplasty under direct vision without external fixation with a free partial/full thickness skin graft in children." The Journal of Urology, 179(4S), 387.
4. Akhtar MS, Hameed F, Akhtar FK. Ureteroscopy: Its diagnostic value. Annals of King Edward Medical University. 2000;6(3). doi:
5. Uretroscopy: New Therapeutic indications. Vol.16 P 66-70. Jul.-Dec. 2000 Biomedica.
6. Endoscopic Urethroplasty with a Free Full Thickness Skin, Graft. S206, P20-583, Vol 10, Supp 1, Nov1996. J Endo Urol.
7.  Beacon Guided Internal Urethrotomy: A Leap forward in the Management of Obliterated Posterior Urethral Strictures.  S206, P20-581, Vol 10, Supp 1, Nov 1996. J Endo Urol.
8. Functional change following acute bilateral ureteric obstruction in dogs. Thesis for M. S. (Urology) 1987, the University of the Punjab.

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