Prof / Farouk Hassan

Professor of Interventional Radiology

Dr.Farouk Hassan
Consultant of Neurointervention, Cairo University.
Fellow of Neuro intervention, Roger Salengro Hospital, Lille University.
Lille, France.
Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists.
London, UK.

Certification and Membership
European Diploma of Neurointervention (ECMINT Diploma)
European Society of Minimally Invasive
Neurological Therapy (ESMINT) in collaboration with St Anne College, Oxford University.
French Diploma (DIU) of Neurointervention, Paris-Descartes University.
Paris, France.
Certificate of Advanced Specialization in Interventional Neuroradiology (AFSA), Faculty of Medicine, Lille University.
Lille, France.
Active Member, World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (WFITN).
Active Member, European Society of Minimally Invasive Neurological Therapy (ESMINT).
Active Member, World Stroke Organization.
Active Member, Egyptian Society of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine.
Active Member, of the Egyptian Society of Interventional Radiology (ESIR).
Active Member, Scientific Committee of the Egyptian Diploma of Interventional Radiology, Egyptian Ministry of Health.
Active Member, Middle East/North Africa Stroke and Interventional Neurology Organization (MENA-SINO)
Specialty Expertise and Interests
Cerebral angiography.
Spinal angiography.
Intracranial aneurysm embolization.
AVM embolization.
Dural fistula embolization.
Carotido-cavernous fistula embolization.
Spinal hemangioma embolization.
Spinal AVM embolization.
Vein of Galen malformation embolization.
Mechanical thrombectomy for acute stroke.
Carotid stenting.
Intracranial stenting.
Inferior petrosal sinus sampling.
Pre-operative tumor embolization (angiofibroma, paraganglioma, hemangioblastoma, meningioma).
Hemangioma embolization.
Venous malformation embolization.
IA chemotherapy injection for retinoblastoma.
Embolization of epistaxis.
Transverse sinus stenting for benign intracranial hypertension.