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Best Ophthalmologists in Al Quoz - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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Dr. Ahmed Mohamed El Moatasem - Ophthalmologists
11.79 kilometers
Expert in: Cataracts, Complex Cataract Surgery, Corneal Disease, Eye Problems + 4 more

Dr. Ahmed Al Moatasem is a proactive doctor and continuously offers the latest techniques when it comes to the vision correct field.

Numerous researches have been published by Dr. Ahmed on corneal diseases, which was published in medical journals in Europe and America. He specialises in Cornea , Refractive , Cataract, and Keratoconus.

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Dr. Anwar Sajwani - Ophthalmologists
11.79 kilometers
32 years of experience
Expert in: Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Mole Removal, Retinal Detachment + 2 more

Dr. Anwar Hamdan Sajwani is a very well known and an experienced consultant ophthalmologist with over 32 years experience. Born in Sharjah his career start as a medical student in Cairo.

Dr Sajwani proceeded to work and study at the esteemed Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital, Dublin and at the Southern General Hospital, Glasgow. Later, he enrolled to study vitreo-retinal medical surgery at Quinze Vingts Hospital, Paris.

On returning to Dubai Dr Sajwani became the pioneer specialist in the UAE to perform vitreo-retinal medical surgery. He was top of the division of ophthalmology at Dubai Hospital and was a senior speaker at Dubai Medical College. Preceding his tenure at the Dubai London Clinic he was head of the vitreo-retinal Unit at Dubai Hospital. 

Dr Sajwani was the first eye doctor to be awarded the UAE's Sheikh Rashid Prize of Excellence for a Doctorate in 1995. He also currently serves as the Vice President of the Ophthalmology Society of the Emirates Medical Association.

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Dr. Ahmed El Sawaf - Ophthalmologists
11.79 kilometers
Expert in: Corneal Disease, Eye Problems, Implantable contact lens, Mole Removal + 1 more

Dr. Ahmed El Sawaf is a specialist ophthalmologist with 15 years experience. He is a Fellow of Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons (Glasgow, UK) and Diplomate, International Council of Ophthalmology.

Dr Ahmed specialies in refractive surgeries, corneal disease, corneal graft, corneal implantation, Phakic IOL Surgeries for High Myopic patients and CXL surgeries for patients suffering from keratoconus.

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14 years of experience
Expert in: Diabetic Retinopathy, Eye Problems, Implantable contact lens, Laser eye surgery + 2 more

Dr Mohamed Ahmed Abdel Hafez Elsayed is an Ophtlamologist specializing in multiple laser eye surgeries for vision correction.

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Dr. Med Bertram Meyer - Ophthalmologists
11.79 kilometers
22 years of experience
Expert in: Astigmatism, Eye Problems, Implantable contact lens, Laser eye surgery + 3 more

Dr Med Bertram Meyer is specialist in Refractive Surgeries. 

He is a Scientific Board Member Of Carl-Zeiss – Meditec and certified in Ophthalmology on German Board.

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Dr. Ahmed El Khashab - Ophthalmologists
13.73 kilometers
Expert in: Diabetic Retinopathy

Dr. Ahmed El Khashab is the co-founder and medical director as well as the Head Of Vitreo Retinal Unit at Eye Consultants Center located in Dubai Healthcare City.

Dr. El Khashab completed his fellowship in Ophthalmology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. He has a strong reputation of excellence that extends from his esteemed patients to Consultant Ophthalmologists throughout the medical community.

Dr. Ahmed El Khashab, completed his Medical degree with honors from Ain Shams University; followed by a a three year Ophthalmology Residency program and received his Masters degree in Ophthalmology.

Following this, he started his specialized Vitreoretinal surgical training in El Noor Eye Hospital in Egypt and Magrabi Eye Hospital in KSA. He then completed the European Vitreoretinal Training program in Germany.

In addition, Dr. Ahmed also became a certified member of the International Council of Ophthalmology of Cambridge, and has previously filled the position of Head of Vitreoretinal department in Magrabi Eye Hospitals in Al Madina (KSA), Abu Dhabi and Dubai (UAE). Dr. Al Khashab specialized in advanced and complicated vitrioretinal surgeries covering diabetic complications, retina detachments, macular surgeries.

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Dr. Shucri Shawaf - Ophthalmologists
13.73 kilometers
33 years of experience
Expert in: Lazy Eye (Amblyopia), Eye Problems, Strabismus, eye muscle (squint) surgery + 1 more

Dr Shucri Shawaf is an Ophthalmologist who specialises in Strabismus Surgery & Pediatric Ophthalmology. With over 20 years of experience, in-depth expertise & diverse and specialised skills, Dr Shucri achieves world-class performance combined with the timely and cost-effective implementation of eye care procedures.

Dr. Shucri achieved his Bachelor in Medicines & General Surgery (1987) and a Medical Doctorate Degree in Ophthalmology (1991) from the Faculty of Medicine at American University of Beirut, one of the leading Medical Schools in Lebanon. He went on to complete his Internship and Residency Training from the same medical school.

Since 2006 Dr. Shucri has been based in Dubai Healthcare City working as a Pediatric Ophthalmologist & Strabismus Specialist. Before this he spent 3 years working in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Dubai.

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Ms Nadire Erdogan Dib - Ophthalmologists
13.73 kilometers
Expert in: Cataracts, Corneal Disease, Glaucoma, Mole Removal + 2 more

Dr. Nadire Erdogan Dib is a Board Certified Consultant Ophthalmologist and also a comprehensively trained Ophthalmic Surgeon with a wide range of expertise in Cornea, Anterior Segment and Oculoplastic Surgery and works with advanced technology and technique.

Dr. Erdogan Dib has more than 15 years of experience in Ophthalmology.

During her years prior to moving to Dubai, she worked at Kocaeli Government Hospital in Turkey where she treated all kinds of ocular problems until joining Basel University in Switzerland for a clinical fellowship program. She has gained great experience in surgery and related fields throughout these years. During her career in Switzerland, she attended courses with different institutions in Europe where she extended her knowledge and expertise.

Her background has been further expanded and complemented with the exposure and expertise developed while pursuing the clinical fellowship program within the Ophthalmology department of Basel University one of the most prestigious hospital in Europe. She has been practicing in Dubai since 2016.

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Dr. Sherif Emerah - Ophthalmologists
13.73 kilometers
Expert in: Astigmatism, Laser eye surgery, Blepharitis, Cataracts + 32 more

Dr Sherif Emerah is a Cornea and Refractive Surgery Consultant at Eye Consultants Center in Dubai Healthcare City and he is committed to provide high quality care to patients with a variety of ophthalmological needs, including corneal refractive surgery, keratoconus treatment, phakic IOL and intracorneal rings with high quality care.

Prior to Eye Consultants Center, Dr. Sherif was working as the head of cornea and refractive unit at Magrabi Eye Hospital- Dubai for 8 years (2012-2020).

Dr. Sherif graduated in 1991 from Ain Shams University and finished his residency in Ophthalmology at Institute of Ophthalmology in 1996 in Egypt. Immediately after completing the residency program he was appointed as assistant lecturer of ophthalmology at Institute of Ophthalmology. In 2000, he started his Research and Clinical fellowship in Cornea, Cataract and External eye diseases in Louisiana State University (LSU Eye center), USA.

After that he got his MD degree from faculty of medicine, Ain Shams University and He completed his fellowship in Ophthalmology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. Following that he was appointed as lecturer and then as Associate Professor of ophthalmology at institute of Ophthalmology-Egypt. At that time He was working as a Consultant in Cornea and Refractive unit in the same institute.

Dr. Emerah is a thoroughly trained Ophthalmic Surgeon with a wide range of expertise in Cornea and Refractive surgery. Dr. Sherif has more than 25 years of experience working with advanced technology and technique he has gained enormous experience in surgery and related fields. He has done more than 7000 of refractive procedures. He is member of International Society of Refractive Surgery since 1998, and member of American academy of Ophthalmology since 2000. He is a certified phakic IOL and femtolasik surgeon. He has a lot of international publications in the field of ophthalmology. Dr. Sherif was invited as speaker in different local and international ophthalmology meetings.

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Dr. Tarek Ibrahim - Ophthalmologists
13.73 kilometers
Expert in: Cataracts, Corneal Disease, Glaucoma, Mole Removal + 3 more

Dr. Tarek Ibrahim, MD, PhD, FICO (Hon.), ITMD is the co-founder and the Head Of Cornea & Refractive Unit at Eye Consultants Center in Dubai Healthcare City.

Dr. Tarek is one of the region’s most respected refractive and cataract surgeons, with a strong reputation of excellence that extends from his esteemed patients to Ophthalmologists throughout the medical community.

Dr. Tarek, MD & Ph.D. from Complutence University, Madrid, Spain, is the author and co-author of 4 books in Ophthalmic Research and Clinical Studies and the winner of the Spanish national prize of Ophthalmology (Chibret) for best research.

Recognized as a leader in his industry, Dr. Tarek is a certified surgeon instructor & worldwide nomogram Advisor for additional technology. In addition to the postgraduate courses “Clinical Research” and “Leadership in healthcare”, Medical Culture and Communication at Michener Institute, Toronto; he has completed his Residency and Fellowship in the University hospital LA FE, Valencia, Spain. He worked as Cornea & Refractive Surgery Consultant, then Chief of Cornea & Refractive Surgery as well as the Medical Director for 12 years in the JCI accredited Magrabi Eye Hospital.

Accolades from peers in the medical community and patients have brought Dr. Tarek numerous awards and recognition, including Spanish National Prize Best Thesis Award; Certificate of Appreciation for leadership during “JCI Accreditation”; recognition as certified surgeon instructor from Addition Technology, Des Plaines III, Inc. California, USA.

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What is Ophthalmology?

There are several types of eye doctors. Ophthalmology, which is carried out by an Ophthalmologist, involves diagnosing and treating a wide range of eye disorders. This requires detailed knowledge about ophthalmic optics, the structure of the eye, the eyes’ function, and the many eye diseases and associated neurological systems involved. Your Ophthalmologist will also have all the necessary microsurgery skills. 

An Optician handles eye testing, spectacles, lenses, and contact lenses, also tasked with identifying a range of common eye diseases. They don’t diagnose or treat patients. An Optometrist, on the other hand, is a Doctor of Optometry with a DO degree, someone who conducts eye examinations and writes prescriptions for glasses and contact lenses, sometimes identifying and prescribing treatments for eye issues and diseases. Ophthalmologists are the most skilled of all. They are fully-trained doctors who specialise in eye disorders and diseases, with all the skills and experience needed to carry out an Optometrist’s job plus the ability to perform eye surgery. If you have eye problems you will see the most appropriate person for your condition. 

When should you see an Ophthalmologist?

You should see an Ophthalmologist when you’re due a comprehensive eye examination. For under 40s that means every 2-3 years, for over 40s it’s every 1-2 years, and for those over 65 it’s annually. Other reasons include a family history of eye disease, you need glasses or lenses, are considering laser eye surgery, or your vision has recently changed. 

It is always wise to plan routine eye checks, and especially important as you grow older and your vision deteriorates. A regular visit to an Ophthalmologist is a vital step in maintaining your overall health since an Ophthalmologist is a fully qualified medical doctor who specialises in every kind of eye and vision problem. They can support you with professional expertise in everything from routine eye examinations to diagnosing complicated ocular diseases, from treatment to advice about disease prevention. With more than four years’ specialist eye and vision-related training on top of their already-extensive general medical training, they’re perfectly placed to identify abnormalities and vision problems, deal with eye trauma, recommend surgery to the eye and eyelids, and treat a large collection of diseases including common conditions like glaucoma and cataracts. 

How to find and choose the best Ophthalmologist in Dubai?

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How much does a private Ophthalmologist appointment cost in Dubai?

The cost of a private Ophthalmologist appointment in Dubai varies according to which specialist you see, the purpose of your appointment, and the length of the appointment. You’ll usually find a price list on the clinic’s website, but to be 100% sure it makes sense to call the clinic to confirm the cost before you make an appointment.  

What happens at an Ophthalmologist appointment?

An appointment with your Ophthalmologist is likely to kick off with a detailed personal medical history, looking into the symptoms you are experiencing and the current condition of your eyes, the quality of your vision, and any treatment you’re having. Then they’ll do a series of tests on your eyes to check their physical condition and your sight, before making recommendations around treatment, surgery, or lifestyle changes.  

What conditions do Ophthalmologists treat?

Your Ophthalmologist will treat common eye problems like Conjunctivitis and Blepharitis, where the eyes and lids become red and sore. They treat Cataracts and diagnose Glaucoma, where the optic nerve is damaged. They handle Age-Related Macular Degeneration or AMD, and Astigmatism, where your eyes blur. Dry Eye Syndrome is common as is Presbyopia, which results in focus issues.  

  • Amblyopia
  • Binocular Vision
  • Blephex
  • Colour Vision Deficiency
  • Corneal Ectasia
  • Demodex
  • Double Vision
  • Dylopia
  • Eye Problem
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macula Hole
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Haemorrhage
  • MGD (Meibomian Gland Dysfunction)
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Squint
  • Visual Stress

What procedures do Ophthalmologists conduct?

Some Ophthalmologists specialise in a certain disease or eye area, for example, cornea specialists who deal with the transparent part at the front of the eye that covers the iris, pupil, and anterior chamber. A general Ophthalmologist most commonly carries out eye tests and Laser Eye Surgery, vision tests, Glaucoma tests and physical eye examinations. 

  • Aesthesiometry
  • Biopsies
  • Colorimeter
  • Complex Cataract Surgery
  • Complex Contact Lens Assessment
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Fundus photography
  • Glasses and glasses repairs 
  • Humphreys Visual Field
  • IPL (Intense Pulse Light)
  • Low Vision Assessment
  • Meibography
  • Minor Eyelid Procedures
  • Muscle Balance
  • Myopia Control
  • OCT (Ocular Coherence Tomography)
  • Optical coherence tomography
  • Orthokeratology
  • Orthoptics
  • Overnight Lens Wear
  • Pachymetry
  • Paediatric Ophthalmology
  • Paediatric Optometry
  • Parasitic cultures
  • Prisms
  • Profilo Plastica
  • Retinal Imaging
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Routine Eye Exam
  • Scleral Contact Lenses
  • Specialist Contact Lenses
  • Specular microscopy
  • Threshold perimetry
  • Topography
  • Urgent Eye Care