Profile Description

Consultant General Surgery and Surgical Oncologist
Associate professor, Consultant Surgical Oncologist at King Hussein Cancer Center (Formerly)
Assistant Specialist at Jordan University Hospital (Formerly)

  • General Surgery
  • Onco-Surgery
Insurance Companies
  • Al Nisr Al-Arabi Insurance Co
  • Arab Insurance
  • Arab Jordanian Insurance Group 
  • Arab life & Accident Insurance Co
  • Arab Orient Insurance Co
  • Bupa International
  • First Insurance Co
  • MedGulf Insurance Co
  • Mednet
  • NatHealth
Professional Highlights
Dr. Basem Morcos graduated from the Faculty of Medicine at Kuwait University in 1992. He then moved directly to Jordan to continue his specialization in surgery. In 1997 he received a fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland. In 1999, he received a degree of specialization in general surgery at the University Hospital of Jordan and then the Jordanian Board of General Surgery. During that time, he began his interest in oncology surgery and began work in the Oncology Department at the University of Jordan Hospital for two years. During this period he gained experience in surgery on many tumors, and his interest began to increase in this field. So, in 2002, he traveled to Dublin, Ireland, to pursue his oncology training, especially breast tumors, thyroid, colorectal tumors, as well as training in laparoscopic surgery.
In 2005, he returned to Jordan after completing his training. He immediately joined the King Hussein Cancer Center as a General Surgery and Tumor Surgery Specialist and as Associate Professor of the Center for Medical Education (PEC) of the Center. He participated in many high-level medical education activities for graduates, residents and colleagues. Skills to be able to provide the best medical services to patients. During this period, he conducted numerous researches in the field of surgery and tumors, published in several international medical journals.
During his nine years at the King Hussein Cancer Center, Dr. Basem's experience has evolved greatly in the treatment of many types of tumors, such as breast tumors, stomach, colon, rectum, thyroid, skin and soft tissues. Through his work in forestry, he has contributed to enriching the quality of the surgical service in the center by the testimony of all those who deal with him, whether doctors or patients.
In 2014, Dr. Basem decided to open his own clinic where he can offer his expertise in general surgery and oncology surgery to the Jordanian community, as well as many patients who come to treatment from neighboring countries such as Iraq, Syria, Libya, Yemen and the Gulf States.
Reading, sports Breast tumor surgery Thyroid surgery Gastrointestinal surgery General Surgery: Endoscopic cholecystectomy