The Division of Neurosurgery at ZHUMC provides care to patients with advanced diagnostic tools, while utilizing the most recently recommended therapeutic interventions in brain and spine disorders.

We have a diversified team of neurosurgeons who come together to bring extensive experiences in various brain, spine and peripheral nerve diseases.

The operating rooms dedicated to neurosurgery at ZHUMC are fully equipped with sophisticated tools allowing our physicians to perform less invasive and safer procedures on brain and spine. These delicately performed procedures allow for accurate outcomes. They include advanced microscopes, ultrasound, and brain and spine endoscopes.


We treat the following conditions:

  • Brain disorders:
    • ​​Cerebral aneurysm
    • Arteriovenous malformation
    • Brain tumors
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Pituitary tumor
    • Epilepsy
  • Spine disorders:
    • Spinal stenosis
    • Scoliosis
    • Herniated discs
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Degenerative disc disease
    • Osteoporosis
    • Spine fracture
    • Spinal cord injuries
    • Tumors of spine and spinal cord
    • Infections of spine and spinal cord
  • Peripheral nerve disorders:
    • Peripheral nerve injury
    • Peripheral nerve tumors
    • Peripheral nerve entrapment disease



Message From The Chair



Maarouf Hammoud, M.D.

Division Chair


Tel: +961-1-851040 Ext: 3333