DOVER-FOXCROFT - Mayo Regional Hospital, in collaboration with Millinocket Regional Hospital and Penobscot Valley Hospital in Lincoln, is starting a new urology clinic.
Ahmad Abed Elnoor, M.D., has joined the staff at Mayo Surgical Associates as a urologist, and will begin seeing patients there on June 12. Dr. Abed Elnoor will spend half of his time at Mayo, and the remainder of his time between Millinocket and Lincoln.
Urology is the branch of medicine concerned with the urinary tract in both sexes and the genital tract in males. Dr. Abed Elnoor is trained to manage benign and malignant medical and surgical disorders of the adrenal gland and the genitourinary system. He is able to perform a variety of clinical urological procedures in the office setting, as well as a full range of endoscopic, laparoscopic and open surgery procedures in the operating rooms at Mayo, Millinocket and Penobscot Valley.
Surgical services will include penile, scrotal, kidney and ureter, and bladder and prostate procedures.
Dr. Abed Elnoor completed his medical education, general surgery residency and urology residency training at the Jordan University of Science and Technology in Irbid. At Jordan University, he was chief resident in the Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, and also had the highest rank on the Jordanian Urology Board examination.
Dr. Abed Elnoor moved to the United States in 2009, where he completed a pediatric urology fellowship at A.I. DuPontHospital for Children in Delaware. He completed a second fellowship in andrology at the Department of Urology, Detroit MedicalCenter, in Michigan. Andrology is the medical specialty dealing with male health, particularly relating to problems of the male reproductive organs, such as erectile dysfunction and male infertility.
Dr. Abed Elnoor, who is fluent in English and Arabic, lives in Dover-Foxcroft. He and his wife, Tamara, are the parents of two young sons, Zaid and Hashem.
For an appointment with Dr. Abed Elnoor, contact Mayo Surgical Associates at 564-4466.