Prof. Abdulrahman Al-Anazi

Professor and Consultant Neurosurgeon
Neuro-oncology and Skull Base Neurosurgeon
Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery
College of Medicine, Imam Abdulrahman Al Faisal University
King Fahd Hospital of the University
Saudi Arabia

Academic Qualifications:
MBBS, College of Medicine, King Faisal University, 1989
Jordanian Board in Neurosurgery, 1997
King Faisal University Fellowship in Neurosurgery, Dammam, KSA, 1997
Surgical Neuro-Oncology Fellowship, Toronto University, Toronto, Canada, 1999
Skull Base Surgery Fellowship, Toronto University, Toronto, Canada, 2000

Achievements/Recognitions/ Positions Held:
Inventor of
“Al-Anazi VU Shunt” (VU shunt for fetal hydrocephalus)
KACST Patent No. 2289 (07-10-2009)
Published more than 50 articles in different international journals
Member of various international scientific congress and societies in neurosurgery.
Former Regional Program Director of Saudi Board in Neurosurgery (2006-2016)
Former Vice-Dean for Higher Studies and Research, College of Medicine (2009-2013)
Former Director of Medical Services (2005 – 2009)
Assistant Director of Medical Services (2004 – 2005)
King Fahd Hospital of the University, Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Interest: Neuro-Oncology, Skull Base Surgery, Hydrocephalus, Head Trauma, PNS, etc.