Dr. Anwar Sajwani

Dr. Anwar Sajwani

MBBch (Cairo), Fellow Arab Board, MRC Ophth (England), DO (Ireland)


32 years of experience
30 years as a specialist

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Urdu
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Practices worked at

Laser Eye Care and Research Center

Building 27, Block B, Clinic 402, Dubai Healthcare City, United Arab Emirates, Dubai
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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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Medical procedures

  • Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Retinal Detachment
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Special interests

  • Glaucoma
  • Retinal Detachment
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MBBch, Fellow Arab Board, MRC Ophth (England), DO (Ireland)

Member of Emirates Medical Association

Royal college of Ophthalmologists (UK)

Member of ASRS

Member of Arab Board

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