Saleh A. Binsaleh, MD, FRCS(C), FECSM

Professor of Urology

Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine

King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia



1997-1998: Internship in medicine,
Excellent Performance.
Faculty of Medicine, King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

1991-1997: M.B.B.S.
1st rank in the class on graduation, 150 students in class,
Honor degree.
Faculty of Medicine, King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Research Interest

- Laparoscopy technique and intervention.

- Endourologic intervention, Stone and metabolic disease.

- Male Infertility, therapeutic approaches and microsurgery.

- Sexual dysfunction, etiologies and therapeutic approaches.

Scientific Activities


- Member of the Year, Madison WHO’S WHO International, 2009-2010.
- Merit Award for Academic Achievements by the Saudi Cultural Attaché, Ottawa, Academic Year 2006-2007.
- Merit Award for Academic Achievements by the Saudi Cultural Attaché, Ottawa, Academic Year 2005-2006.
- Merit Award for Academic Achievements by the Saudi Cultural Attaché, Ottawa, Academic Year 2004-2005.
- Outstanding Resident Teacher award - Department of Surgery, McGill University. May2005.
- Merit Award for Academic Achievements by the Saudi Cultural Attaché, Ottawa, Academic Year 2003-2004.
- Merit Award for Academic Achievements by the Saudi Cultural Attaché, Ottawa, Academic Year 2002-2003.
- Merit Award for Academic Achievements by the Saudi Cultural Attaché, Ottawa, Academic Year 2001-2002.
- Merit Award for Academic Achievements by the Saudi Cultural Attaché, Ottawa, Academic Year 2000-2001.
- Scholarship award from King Saud University, Ministry of Higher Education, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for Residency and Fellowship in Urology from Canada.
- 2nd Honor Degree, MBBS, Faculty of Medicine, King Saud University, 1997.

-American Urological Association (AUA), 2003- Present.
-Canadian Urological Association (CUA), 2003- Present.
-Endourological society, 2004- Present.
-American Association of Clinical Urologist (AACU), 2004- Present.
- Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC), 2005- Present.
- Collège des Médecins du Québec (CMQ), 2000- 2005.
- Quebec Urological association (QUA), 2000- 2005.
- College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO), 2005-2007.
- Saudi Urological Association, 2007- Present.
- Saudi Andrology Group, 2007 - Present.
- Saudi Laparoscopy Group, 2008 – Present.
- Arab Association of Urology, 2011– Present.
- European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE), 2012 – Present.
- International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM), 2015- Present.
- Middle East Society for sexual Medicine (MESSM), 2015 – Present.
- European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM). 2015 – Present.
- European Association of Urology, 2015 – Present.
- American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), 2015 – Present.
- European Academy of Andrology (EAA), 2017 – Present.


Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation following TRUS guided Prostate Biopsy.
Alotaibi M, Altaweel W, Binsaleh S, Herba M, Aprikian A.
J Urol. 2004; 171(1): 346.

Septic Shock after Transrectal Ultrasound Guided Prostate Biopsy. Is Ciprofloxacin Prophylaxis Always Protecting?
Saleh Binsaleh, Mana Al-Assiri, Samuel Aronson, Andrew Steinberg.
Can J Urol. 2004; 11(4): 2352-2353.

Feasibility of simultaneous testicular microdissection for sperm retrieval and ipsilateral testicular tumor resection in azoospermic men.
Binsaleh S, Sircar K, Chan P.
J Androl 2004; 25(6): 867-871.

Bladder Leiomyoma, Report of two cases and Review of Literature.
Binsaleh S, Corcos J, Elhilali M, Carrier S.
Can J Urol. 2004; 11(5): 2411-2413.

Bellini Duct carcinoma with ovarian metastasis.
Kassouf W, Binsaleh S, Cohen DD, Carrier S.
Can J Urol. 2004; 11(6): 2461-2462.

Surgical approach of giant testicular cancer. Case report and literature review.
Al-Assiri M, Kevin Z, Binsaleh S, Chan PT.
Can J Urol. 2005; 12(1): 2557-2559.

Azotemia secondary to bilateral ureteral kinking from ureteral stents placed at the time of bladder exstrophy closure.
Binsaleh S, Jednak R, Pippi-Salle JL.
Can J Urol. 2005; 12(3): 2724-2725.

Jejunal Perforation during Percutaneous Nephrolithotrypsy.
Al-Assiri M, Binsaleh S, Libman J, Anidjar J.
ScientificWorldJournal. 2005; 5: 496-499.

Laparoscopic excision of a para-aortic Pheochromocytoma.
Ng JM, Binsaleh S, Tisdale B, Matsumoto ED, Kapoor A.
Can J Urol. 2006; 13(5): 3271-3274.

Gartner Duct Cyst. Simplified Treatment Approach.
Binsaleh S, Al-Assiri M, Jednak R, El-Sherbiny M.
Int Urol Nephrol. 2007; 39(2): 485-487.

BCG for Upper Tract Transitional Cell Carcinoma. Is it safe in Patients with Renal compromise?
Binsaleh S, Sircar K, Elhilali M, Anidjar M.
J Endourol. 2006; 20(12): 1068-1071.

Comparison of Laparoscopic and Open Nephrectomy for Adult Polycystic Kidney Disease: Operative challenges and Technique.
Binsaleh S, Luke PP, Nguan C, Kapoor A.
Can J Urol. 2006; 13(6): 3340-3345.

Varicocelectomy: Microsurgical Inguinal Varicocelectomy is the Treatment of Choice.
Binsaleh S, Lo KC.
Can Urol Assoc J. 2007; 1(3): 277-278.

Propecia induced spermatogenic failure: A report of two cases.
Liu KE, Binsaleh S, Lo KC, Jarvi K.
Fertil Steril. 2008; 90(3): 849.e17-19.

Varicocelectomy May Benefit Men With a Sertoli Cell-Only Pattern on Microsurgical Testicular Sperm Extraction: A Case Report.
Lee J, Binsaleh S, Lo KC, Jarvi K.
Urology. 2008; 71(6): 1226.e17-18.

Laparoscopic nephrectomy with intact specimen extraction for adult polycystic kidney disease.
Binsaleh S, Al-Enezi A, Dong J, Kapoor A.
J Endourol. 2008; 22(4): 675-680.

Varicoceles – The Diagnostic Dilemma.
Lee J, Binsaleh S, Lo K, Jarvi K.
J Androl. 2008; 29(2): 143-146.

Evaluation of hemostatic AIDS in laparoscopic nephron-sparing surgery.
Binsaleh S.
ScientificWorldJournal. 2011 Jan 18; 11:133-141.

Health related quality of life in ureteral stone patients: post-ureterolithiasis.
Rabah DM, Alomar M, Binsaleh S, Arafa MA.
Urol Res. 2011; 39(5): 385-388.

Diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer in renal transplant recipients.
Binsaleh S.
Int Urol Nephrol. 2012; 44(1): 149-155.

Sibutramine for the Treatment of Recurrent High-Flow Priapism: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Binsaleh S.
J Androl. 2012; 33(4): 566-569.

Pattern of semen fluid abnormalities in male partners of infertile couples in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
AlEnezi H, Isa AM, Abu-Rafea B, Madbouly K, Binsaleh S.
Can J Urol. 2014; 21(3): 7322-7325.

Evaluation of Urology Residents' Perception of Surgical Theater Educational Environment.
Binsaleh S, Babaeer A, Rabah D, Madbouly K.
J Surg Educ. 2015; 72(1):73-79.

Two-suture single-armed longitudinal intussusception vasoepididymostomy for obstructive azoospermia: report of patients characteristics and outcome.
Binsaleh S.
Int Urol Nephrol. 2014; 46(12): 2271-2277.

Accurate Diagnosis as a Prognostic Factor in Intrauterine Insemination Treatment of Infertile Saudi Patients.
Isa AM, Abu-Rafea B, Alasiri SA, Al-Mutawa J, Binsaleh S, Al-Saif S, Al-Saqer A.
J Reprod Infertil. 2014; 15(4): 184-189.

Age, body mass index, and number of previous trials: are they prognosticators of intra-uterine-insemination for infertility treatment?
Isa AM, Abu-Rafea B, Alasiri SA, Binsaleh S, Ismail KH, Vilos GA.
Int J Fertil Steril. 2014; 8(3): 255-260.

Specimen Processing during Laparoscopic Renal Surgery: Review of Techniques and Technologies.
Binsaleh S.
Clinics (Sao Paulo), 2014; 69(12): 862-866.

The Accuracy of Non Contrast Spiral Computerized Tomography in Detecting Lucent Renal Stones, a case report and Literature Review.
Adwan A, Binsaleh S.
Urol Ann, 2015; 7(1): 109-111.

Evaluation of Sperm DNA damage in Men from Infertile Saudi Couples.
Saleh Binsaleh, Raed Al-Qahtani, Khaled Madbouly, Ahmed M. Isa, Basim AbuRafea.
J Reprod Med. 2015 Mar-Apr;60(3-4):135-40.

Attitude and Perception of Urology by Medical Students at the end of their Medical School: an appraisal from Saudi Arabia.
Abdulrahman Al-Jasser, Khaled Madbouly, Raed Almannie, Saleh Binsaleh.
Urol Ann, 2015; 7(2): 211-220.
A Prospective Randomized Study of Pfannenstiel versus Expanded Port Site Incision for Intact Specimen Extraction in Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy.
Binsaleh S, Madbouly K, Matsumoto E, Kapoor A.
J Endourol. 2015 Aug; 29(8): 913-8.

Evaluation of the Learning Environment of Urology Residency Training using PHEEM inventory.
Saleh Binsaleh, Abdulrahman Babaeer, Abdullah Alkhayal, Khaled Madbouly.
Adv Med Educ Pract. 2015 Apr 2; 6:271-7. doi: 10.2147/AMEP.S81133. eCollection 2015.

Obesity is an independent risk factor for low serum testosterone in adult males.
Mohamad Habous, Alaa Tealab, Mohamed Ali, Amir Abdel Raheem, David Ralph, Saleh Binsaleh.
J Mens Health. 2015 May;11(5):30-34.

Erect Penile Dimensions in a Cohort of 778 Middle Eastern Men: Establishment of a Nomogram.
Habous M, Tealab A, Williamson B, Binsaleh S, El Dawy S, Mahmoud S, Abdelwahab O, Nassar M, Mulhall JP, Veale D, Muir G.
J Sex Med. 2015 Jun;12(6):1402-6.

Pfannenstiel Incision for Intact Specimen Extraction in Laparoscopic Transperitoneal Radical Nephrectomy: A Longitudinal Prospective Outcome Study.
Binsaleh S, Alomar M, Madbouly K.
Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2015 Jul;70(7):475-80.

Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practice Patterns of Recurrent Urinary Stones Prevention in Saudi Arabia.
Saleh Binsaleh, Mohamad Habous, Khaled Madbouly.
Urolithiasis. 2016 Apr;44(2):135-43.

Analysis of The Inter-Observer Variability In Penile Length Assessment.
Habous M, Muir G, Tealab A, Williamson B, Elkhouly M, Elhadek W, Mahmoud S, Laban O, Binsaleh S, Abdelwahab O, Mulhall JP, Veale D.
J Sex Med. 2015 Oct;12(10):2031-5.

Psychiatric disorders among infertile men and women: An evaluative prevalence study of three infertility clinics in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Fahad Alosaimi, Maram Altuwirqi, Mujahid Bukhari, Zeinab Abotalib, Saleh Binsaleh.
Ann Saudi Med 2015; 35(5): 359-367.

Non-invasive Treatments for Iatrogenic Priapism: Do they really work? A Prospective Multicentre Study.
Mohamad Habous, Mohammed Elkhouly, Osama Abdelwahab, Khaled Madbouly, Talal Altuwaijri, Marco Spilotros, Carlo Bettocchi, Saleh Binsaleh.
Urol Ann, 2016; 8(2): 193-196.
Conservative Therapy is an Effective Option in Patients With Localized Infection After Penile Implant Surgery.
Habous M, Farag M, Williamson B, Laban O, Mahmoud S, Abdelwahab O, Elkhouly M, Kamil U, Binsaleh S, Tal R, Ralph D, Mulhall JP.
J Sex Med. 2016 Jun; 13(6):972-6.

Gender differences in perception of psychosocial distress and coping mechanisms among infertile men and women in Saudi Arabia.
Alosaimi FD, Bukhari M, Altuwirqi M, Habous M, Madbouly K, Abotalib Z, Binsaleh S.
Hum Fertil (Camb). 2017 Apr; 20(1):55-63.

Postwash total motile sperm count: should it be included as a standard male infertility work up.
Madbouly K, Isa A, Habous M, Almannie R, Abu-Rafea B, Binsaleh S.
Can J Urol. 2017; 24(3): 8847-8852.

Microdissection Testicular Sperm Extraction in Men with Non-Obstructive Azoospermia: Experience of King Saud University Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Saleh Binsaleh, Dulaim Alhajeri, Khaled Madbouly.
Urol Ann, 2017; 9(2): 136-140.
Association of the Modified Frailty Index with Adverse Outcomes after Penile Prosthesis Implantation.
Khaled Madbouly, Dulaim AlHajeri, Mohamad Habous, Saleh Binsaleh.
The Aging Male, 2017; 20(2): 119-124.

Outcomes of Variation in Technique And variation in accuracy of measurement in Penile Length Measurement.
Habous M, Muir G, Soliman T, Farag M, Williamson B, Binsaleh S, Elhadek W, Mahmoud S, Ibrahim H, Abdelwahab O, Abdelrahman Z, Abdelkader M, Jenkins LC, Mulhall JP.
Int J Impot Res. 2018 Feb;30(1):21-26. doi: 10.1038/s41443-017-0013-3. Epub 2017 Nov 27

Malleable Penile Implant Is An Effective Therapeutic Option In Men With Peyronie’s Disease And Erectile Dysfunction.
Habous M, Tealab A, Farag M, Soliman T, Williamson B, Mahmoud S, Elserafy A, Mekawi Z, Remeah A, Nassar M, Laban O, Abdelwahab O, Binsaleh S, Giona S, Ralph D, Mulhall J.
Sex Med. 2018 Mar;6(1):24-29. doi: 10.1016/j.esxm.2017.10.004. Epub 2018 Jan 11.

Defining a glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c) level that predicts increased risk of penile implant infection.
Habous M, Tal R, Tealab A, Soliman T, Nassar M, Mekawi Z, Mahmoud S, Abdelwahab O, Elkhouly M, Kamr H, Remeah A, Binsaleh S, Ralph D, Mulhall J.
BJU Int., 2018 Feb;121(2):293-300.

Clomiphene Citrate And Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Are Both Effective In Restoring Testosterone In Hypogonadism - A Short Course Randomised Study.
Habous M, Giona S, Tealab A, Aziz M, Williamson B, Nassar M, Abdelrahman Z, Remeah A, Abdelkader M, Binsaleh S, Muir G.
BJU Int. 2018 May 17. doi: 10.1111/bju.14401. [Epub ahead of print]


Pathology of Renal Cell Carcinoma.
Saleh Binsaleh, Kathy Chorneyko, Arun Chawla, Anil Kapoor.
In: Sasidharan K and Soloway MS (Ed): Nephron- Sparing Surgery. 1st edition. Informa UK Ltd., 2008, pp 11-27.

Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy.
Saleh Binsaleh, Anil Kapoor.
In: Sasidharan K and Soloway MS (Ed): Nephron- Sparing Surgery. 1st edition. Informa UK Ltd., 2008, pp 87-100.

The Use of Ultrasound and Radiologic Imaging in the Diagnosis of Male Infertility.
Saleh Binsaleh, Myles Margolis, Keith Jarvi, Kirk C. Lo.
In: Lipshultz L, Howards S, Niederberger C (Ed): Infertility in the Male. 4th edition. Cambridge University Press, 2009, pp 375-391.

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