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Dr. Giulio Garaffa

Dr. Giulio Garaffa

Dr. Giulio Garaffa

Specialist Urology


Education

  • Graduated with honors at the faculty of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Trieste
  • MD on vascular and nervous microsurgery
  • Degree of specialty in Urology and Andrology in the University of Trieste with honors
  • PhD on the genetic basis of male factor infertility

Biography

Dr Giulio Garaffa trained in Italy and the UK before being appointed as a Consultant Uro Andrological Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Urology at the Institute of Urology, University College London Hospitals.

He is considered one of the leading experts in the field of Erectile Dysfunction, Peyronies Disease, complex Penile Reconstruction, microsurgery and Male Sub-fertility.

He has been awarded an MD on vascular and nervous microsurgery and more recently a PhD on the genetic basis of male factor infertility.

One of largest Penile Prosthesis implanters in the world, he performs more than 300 complex penile reconstruction procedures every year. He is very active in the field of clinical research, Mr Garaffa has published more than 100 articles and book chapters in international journals and is regularly invited worldwide to give lectures and to perform live surgery.

He routinely performs total penile reconstructions (phalloplasty) in both female to male transsexuals, in patients with a micro-penis condition or who have undergone penile amputation. Mr Garaffa is recognized as the leading surgeon in Europe for these detailed procedures and performs the highest number of operations of these Phalloplasty surgeries, annually.

A fellow of the European Committee of Sexual Medicine, Mr Garaffa is also part of the educational committee of the European Society of Sexual Medicine, which strives to provide excellent standards of training in the field of Andrology and Sexual Medicine to Urologists.

He is a dedicated and well-recognized trainer in Andrology and Reconstruction and he often runs international training courses for Surgeons.

Special Mentions

  • Consultant Uro-Andrological Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Urology at the Institute of Urology, University College London Hospitals
  • A fellow of the European Committee of Sexual Medicine amongst many others
  • Member of several European Societies including European Society of Sexual Medicine, British Society of Sexual Medicine, European Association of Urology and the British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • Reviewer for the following Journals: European Urology, The Journal of Sexual Medicine, The Journal of Urology, Journal of Andrological Sciences and many others
  • He is member of the editorial board of the following Journals: Video Journal of Prosthetic Urology, The Journal of Sexual Medicine open access
  • Performs over 300 complex penile reconstruction procedures every year
  • Published more than 100 articles and book chapters in international journals

Areas of Expertise

  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Peyronie’s Disease
  • complex Penile Reconstruction
  • microsurgery
  • Urethral surgery and Male Sub-fertility

B R Medical Suites

4005, Block B, 4th Floor Al Razi Building No. 64 P.O.Box P.O.Box 505162 Dubai Healthcare City Dubai, United Arab Emirates