Urologist

Urologist

Role Summary:

The Urologist is responsible for diagnosing and treating patients with disorders of the urinary tract and male reproductive system. The Specialist will provide expert medical care, perform surgical procedures, and collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to ensure the highest quality of patient care. 

Duties/Responsibilities: 

  • Conduct thorough medical assessments, including physical examinations and diagnostic tests, to evaluate patients’ urological conditions. 
  • Diagnose and treat various urological disorders, such as kidney stones, urinary tract infections, prostate enlargement, and bladder cancer.   
  • Develop personalized treatment plans tailored to each patient’s needs, which may include medication management, lifestyle modifications, or surgical intervention. 
  • Perform surgical procedures, including but not limited to cystoscopies, prostatectomies, nephrectomies, and vasectomies, using state-of-the-art techniques and equipment. 
  • Provide pre-operative and post-operative care to patients undergoing urological procedures, including monitoring their recovery progress and managing any complications that may arise 
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals, such as oncologists, nephrologists, and radiologists, to coordinate patient care and ensure optimal treatment outcomes. 
  • Stay abreast of the latest advancements in urological research, technologies, and treatments, and incorporate evidence-based practices into clinical decision-making. 
  • Educate patients and their families about their urological conditions, treatment options, and preventive measures to promote health and well-being. 
  • Confirmation of consent by patient, guardian or relative. 

Education and Experience: 

  • Medical degree from an accredited medical school. 
  • Board certification or eligibility in Urology. 
  • Valid medical license to practice as a Urologist. 
  • Completion of a Urology residency program. 
  • Fellowship training in a specialized area of Urology (optional but preferred). 
  • Proven experience as a practicing Urologist, with a strong clinical background and surgical skills. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact with patients, families, and colleagues. 
  • Commitment to providing compassionate care and upholding ethical standards in medical practice. 
  • Willingness to participate in continuing medical education and professional development activities. 
  • Ability to work as a team member.

WORK PROFILE

The Bank Hospital

Location: Block F6 Shippi Road Cantonment, Accra

P.O. Box CT 1224, Cantonments, Accra | Tel +233 302 739373 | Reg Number CS156732016

Date Posted: May 15, 2024

Closing Date for Applications: May 30, 2024

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Ghana

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