Division Chief of Pediatric Urology at Sidra Medical and Research Center, Doha, Qatar
Specialty – Dr. Pippi Salle has created new approaches to address difficult areas of pediatric urology such as refractory urinary incontinence, feminizing genitoplasty, hypospadias repair, and other reconstructive procedures for bladder exstrophy and epispadias.
Education – Dr. Pippi Salle received his M.D. from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil. He then spent seven years in training in General Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, and Pediatric Urology in the United States, South Africa, and Canada.
Other – Dr. Pippi Salle was named the Herbie Doctor of Year in 2011, in recognition of his humanitarian contributions to the treatment of under-privileged children from around the world. and Life time achievement award pela WOFAPS in 2019. He has chaired several pediatric urological events and workshops and is president of the International Society of Hypospadias and Disorders of Sex Development. Dr. Salle has 85 published papers in peer-reviewed journals and is the author of 34 book chapters and is co-editor of the Kelalis Textbook of Clinical Pediatric Urology, edited in 2019”.
He is currently developing a CD-ROM for teaching pediatric urology to fellows and residents.