Urology Residency

The clinical training program is a five-year program, fully devoted to urological training. Residents spend four and half years on urology and six months on rotation at other fields such as general surgery and gynecology. In the fourth full urology year, residents rotate between Shaheed Modarres Hospital and Shohada Hospital. General surgery and other non-urology rotations are taken at Shaheed Beheshti University Affiliated Hospitals. Shaheed Labbafinejad Medical Center is a teaching hospital affiliated to Shaheed Beheshti University. The division of urology at Shaheed Labbafinejad Medical Center Consists of four wards: Adult urology, pediatric urology, endourology and urolaparoscopy and kidney transplantation. The urology service has seven dedicated operating rooms, where over 10000 operative procedures are performed yearly. Operating rooms are active six days a week. In the operating theaters, the residents are learning and practicing surgical procedures under the supervision of the chief resident, fellows and faculty members. The out patient clinic is located adjacent to the hospital. There are four consultation rooms and a procedure room where the faculty member and residents perform minor surgical procedures such as circumcision. Patients visit the clinic five days per week.

Application
Each year 3-4 residents are chosen in the yearly Iranian Health ministry residency match exam.

Research Program
During residency all resident are involved in a number of research programs. They also have to publish at least one research paper during their training.

Conferences

1. Wednesday Grand Round
This is a two-hour meeting which is held every Wednesday morning. This usually includes case presentation, pathology report, scientific lectures and resident seminars.

2. Journal Club
The journal club is held every Thursday. Up-to-date papers, from well-known international urological publications are presented and discussed by the faculty of the Department of Urology.

3. Iranian Endourology and urolaparoscopy Society
The two monthly meeting of the Iranian urological society is held on at Shaheed Hasheminejad Medical Center. Residents and faculty members are encouraged to take part in this half-day meeting which consists of scientific lectures, debates and case presentations.

Evaluation

Five-year urology residency program at Shaheed Labbafinejad Hospital Medical Center provides a well-rounded clinical and research experience with exposure to all aspects of urology. When residents successfully complete the Urology Residency Program, they will be eligible to take the Iranian Board of Urology Certification examination. To ensure that they have acquired adequate knowledge and developed practical skill, their performance is monitored carefully during the course of their urology residency. In addition the residents have to take an annual exam.

Faculty

The division of urology at Shaheed Labbafinejad Hospital Medical Center has seven faculty members. Specializing in different areas of urology, including pediatric urology, endourology, transplantation and urolaparoscopy.

Current Residents:

  1. Gholam hossein Rezaeitalab
  2. Alborz voshtasbi
  3. Maziar Salimi
  4. Farshad Zohrabi
  5. Hamed Rajaei
  6. Mehdi Honarkar
  7. Mehdi Sotoudeh
  8. Ahmad reza Rajabi
  9. Behzad Narooei
  10. Nooshin Ketabi
  11. Esmaeil Rezghi
  12. Mohammad Javad Koochakian
  13. Abbas Vali
  14. Ali Zare
  15. Pooria Rezvani
  16. Fatemeh Ameri
  17. Milad Askian
  18. Mohammadreza Dadpoor
  19. Hojjat Hosseini
  20. Nadia Nikravesh
  21. Reza Khabbazian
  22. Hamidreza Shemshaki
  23. Niloofar Rostaminejad
  24. Reza Khooeiniha
  25. Amirmohammad Soltani

Graduated Residents:

  1. Shakhs-Salim, Nasser
  2. Mowudi, Emad-al-din
  3. Nooralizadeh, Akbar
  4. Shayaninasab Hamid
  5. Rezvani, Farzaneh
  6. Amirjannati, Nasser
  7. Khalili Ardestani, Seyed Alireza
  8. Asgari, Zahra
  9. Askian, Morteza
  10. Dadkhah, Farid
  11. Abbasi Rad, Kataun
  12. Basiri, Abbas
  13. Ariyan, Majid
  14. Mahdavi Zafarghandi, Reza
  15. Akhavan tafti, Akbar
  16. Razzaghi, Mohammad Reza
  17. Noorbala, Mohammad Hossein
  18. Yazdani, Mohammad
  19. Vahidi, Seraj-al-din
  20. Mostafa, Abolghasem
  21. Forootan, Seyed Kazem
  22. Sharifi-Aghdas, Farzaneh
  23. Ziaee, Seyed Amirmohsen
  24. Mortazavi, Nasrin
  25. Akbarzadeh Pasha, Abazar
  26. Rahmani Zadeh, Peyman
  27. Ijadi, Amir
  28. Khoddam, Ramin
  29. Tabibi, Ali
  30. Khaiamfar, Ferydoon
  31. Hariri, Homa
  32. Karami, Hossein
  33. Shafi, Hamid
  34. Nour Mohammadi, Hadi
  35. Abadpoor,Behrang
  36. Moradi,Aliakbar
  37. Eskandarshiri,Daryoosh
  38. Ezatnejad,Mohammadreza
  39. Akhavizadegan,Hamed
  40. Inanloo,seyed Hassan
  41. Karami,Hormoz
  42. Arianpoor,Arian
  43. Hamzei,Nahid
  44. Ojand, Ardalan
  45. Halimi, Parham
  46. Abdi, Hamid Reza
  47. Javaherforooshzadeh,Ahmad
  48. Ghohestani,Seyed Mohammad
  49. Mahmoudnejad, Nastaran
  50. Zare,Samad
  51. Radfar,Mohammad Hadi
  52. Pakmanesh ,Hamid
  53. Taheri,Maryam
  54. Soltani,Mohammad Hossein
  55. Modir,Amir
  56. Kashi,Amir Hosein
  57. Reza Sarhangnejad
  58. Ali Mohammad Mirjalili
  59. Hossein Zaki
  60. Mohammad Samzadeh
  61. Hossein Kilani
  62. Farzam Tajalli
  63. Nassiri, Mahmood Reza
  64. Kardoost, Mehdi
  65. Fallah, Mohammad Ali
  66. Mirzaee, Mahboobeh
  67. Ghaed, Mohammad Ali
  68. Razmjoo, Shahram
  69. Ahadi, Babak
  70. Osouli, Arman
  71. Obeyd, Khaled
  72. Saeed Movahed
  73. Mohammad Amin Mirsadeghi 
  74. Mohammad Ebrahim Rasoulian