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Alaa Eldanasoury MD, FRCS

Profession:
Ophthalmologist
Subspecialty:
Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Job Title:
Chief medical Officer
Location:
jeddah, Egypt
Contact Information:
Khozam Street Kilo - 3 Makkah Rd
jeddah
Egypt 21462
Email: malaa@magrabi.com.sa

Curriculum Vitae
M. Alaa Eldanasoury, MD, FRCSed
Consultant Ophthalmologist
Chief Medical Officer, Magrabi Hospitals & Centers
Chief, Cornea & Refractive Surgery Units - Magrabi Hospital & Centers

Basic Education:

• 1994 Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK.
• 1991 Masters degree in Ophthalmology, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.
• 1986 MB. B. Ch., Ain Shams School of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt.
• 1980 Graduated from College de La Salle (College des Frères - French School), Cairo, Egypt.

Fellowship training:
• 1993 - 94: Cornea & Refractive Surgery Fellow, in Magrabi Hospital Jeddah, under George O. Waring III, FACS, FRCOphth, Head of Eye Department, Magrabi Hospital Jeddah and Professor of Ophthalmology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Professional Societies & Organizations:

• Member of the Board of the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) since January 2016 to date.
• Member of the Board of Trustees of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO). January 2012 to December 2014. First Non-American to be elected as a member of the AAO Board of Trustees.
• Chairman, International Meetings Committee of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) since Jan 2013 to date.
• President, International Society of Refractive Surgery (ISRS) of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) 2010 - 2011.
• International Advisor to American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Board of Trustees, San Francisco, Jan 2011 to December 2011.
• Member of the IIIC "International Intraocular Implant Club" since 2010.
• Member of the Medical Advisory Board of the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) since 2010.
• Chairman, Scientific Program Committee, Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO) formerly Pan Arab African Council of Ophthalmology (PAACO) since 2004.
• Member of the Clinical Guideline Committee of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, since 2009.
• Member of the International Advisory Panel on the American Academy of Ophthalmology's Ophthalmic News & Education (O.N.E.™) Network, since April 2008.
• Member of the International Meetings Committee of the American Academy of Ophthalmology; 2008 -20012.
• Member of the International Council of International Society of Refractive Surgery of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (ISRS/AAO) since 2005
• Serves as reviewer for the Journal of Refractive Surgery (JRS), the European Journal of Ophthalmology (EJO), Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (JCRS), Cornea and Middle East Africa Journal of Ophthalmology (MEAJO)
• Serves on the International Editorial Board of EuroTimes since 2006

Membership of Ophthalmological Societies:
• International Societies:
o Asia Cornea Society; Member since 2008.
o European Cataract & Refractive Surgery Society (ESCRS): since 2006.
o American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO): Member since 1998.
o American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ASCRS): since 1998.
o Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO) since 1995
o International Society of Refractive Surgery of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (ISRS/AAO): Member since 1995
o Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, since 1994.
• Regional & National Societies:
o Egyptian Society of ocular implants & Refractive Surgery; member since 1999
o Saudi Society of Ophthalmology: Member since 1992.
o Egyptian Society of Ophthalmology: Member since 1988.

Employment:

• 2011 - Present: Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Magrabi Hospitals & Centers in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Gulf.
• May 2004 -May 2013: Chairman, Scientific Program Committee; Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO)
• 2003 - 2011: Medical Director, Magrabi Eye & Ear Hospital, Jeddah, KSA.
• 2002 - present: Director, Refractive Surgery Units, Magrabi Hospital & Centers, Saudi Arabia, Gulf an Egypt.
• Appointed to the Panel of Examiners of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK (FRCSed); June 2002.
• 1998 - 2001: Medical Director, Magrabi Eye & Ear Center, Abu Dhabi, UAE
• 1995 - 2001: Chief, Cornea & Refractive Surgery Unit, Magrabi Eye & Ear Center, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
• 1993-1995: Clinical Fellow in Cornea and Refractive Surgery Unit, under George O. Waring III, Professor of Ophthalmology, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
• 1991 - 1992: Senior Registrar, Magrabi Eye Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
• 1988 - 1991: Resident Ophthalmologist, Ain Shams University School of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt.
• 1987 - 1988: House Officer, Ain Shams University Hospitals, Cairo, Egypt.

Major Field of Interest:

• Cornea, Refractive Surgery, External Eye Diseases and Phacoemulsification and IOL implantation.
• Teaching & training ophthalmologists in the field of Cornea, Refractive Surgery and Phacoemulsification

Educational Activities:
• Training corneas & Refractive Surgery fellows as a part of the higher training program of the Magrabi Hospital, fellowship period is 2 years.
• Chairing the scientific committee at Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO) formerly the Pan Arab African Council of Ophthalmology (PAACO) since 2003 till 2013. This is an international meeting ranked by the International Council of Ophthalmology as one of 5 global supranational meetings, it is a 5 day congress, attended by more than 3000 ophthalmologists, the scientific program includes more than 80 symposia, 700 Free papers, 30 instructional courses, live surgery sessions and skill transfer wet-labs.
• Visiting Professor of Ophthalmology at the New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, NY, US. 2002 and 2012.
• Participation in many teaching courses at American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) since 1997 till date.
• Participation in many teaching courses at the European Cataract & Refractive Surgery Society (ESCRS) annual meetings since 1998 till date.
• Participation in teaching courses at the American Cataract & Refractive Surgery Society (ASCRS) annual meetings since 1998
• Participation in teaching courses at the International Society of Refractive Surgery (ISRS/AAO)
• Participation at teaching courses at the Pan Arab African Congress of Ophthalmology (PAACO) biennial meetings since 1997
• Participation in the preparatory course for the Royal College of Surgeons examination at Magrabi Eye Hospital, Jeddah; 1999 and 2000
• Trained 8 Cornea & Refractive Surgery Fellows at Magrabi Hospitals & Centers since 1999.

Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals:

1. Endothelial Keratoplasty in Children. Anwar H, Eldanasoury A. Curr Opin Ophthalmol 2014 Jul;25(4):340-6
2. Big Bubble Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (BB-DALK). Eldanasoury A. Int Ophthalmol Clin 2013;53(1):41-53.
3. Recentration of a small-aperture corneal inlay. Gatinel D, Eldanasoury A, Rajchles S, Saad A. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2012 Dec;38(12):2186-91.
4. A contralateral, randomized comparison of optimized prolate ablation and conventional LASIK for myopia with the NIDEK excimer laser platform. El Danasoury AM, Holladay J, Waring GO III, Pieger S, Bains HS. J Refract Surg. 2012 Jul;28(7):453-61.
5. The use of fibrin glue to seal Descemet membrane microperforations occurring during deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty. Anwar HM, El-Danasoury A, Hashem AN. Cornea. 2012 Oct;31(10):1193-6. doi: 10.1097/ICO.0b013e318242fd94.
6. Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty for congenital hereditary endothelial dystrophy. Anwar HM, El Danasoury A, Hashem A. Clin Ophthalmol. 2012;6:159-63.
7. Corneal collagen crosslinking in the treatment of infectious keratitis. Anwar HM, El-Danasoury AM, Hashem AN. Clin Ophthalmol. 2011;5:1277-80.
8. Effect of the direct application of riboflavin and UVA on the Visian Implantable Collamer Lens. Hafezi F, Majo F, El Danasoury AM. J Refract Surg. 2010 Oct;26(10):762-5.
9. Axis alignment and rotational stability after implantation of the toric implantable collamer lens for myopic astigmatism. Hashem AN, El Danasoury AM, Anwar HM. J Refract Surg. 2009 Oct;25(10 Suppl):S939-43.
10. Customized aspheric treatment zone ablation to treat irregular corneas after corneal refractive surgery. El Danasoury AM, Bains HS. J Refract Surg. 2009 Oct;25(10 Suppl):S917-21.
11. Multizone LASIK with peripheral near zone for correction of presbyopia in myopic and hyperopic eyes: 1-year results. El Danasoury AM, Gamaly TO, Hantera M. J Refract Surg. 2009 Mar;25(3):296-305.
12. NIDEK optimized prolate ablation for the treatment of myopia with and without astigmatism. El Danasoury AM. J Refract Surg. 2009 Jan;25(1 Suppl):S136-41.
13. A prospective, randomized, contralateral eye comparison of epithelial laser in situ keratomileusis and photorefractive keratectomy in eyes prone to haze. Gamaly TO, El Danasoury A, El Maghraby A. J Refract Surg. 2007 Nov;23(9 Suppl):S1015-20.
14. Optimized prolate corneal ablation: case report of the first treated eye. El-Danasoury A, Bains HS. J Refract Surg. 2005 Sep-Oct;21(5 Suppl):S598-602.
15. Toric phakic intraocular lens: European multicenter study. Dick HB, Alió J, Bianchetti M, Budo C, Christiaans BJ, El-Danasoury MA, Güell JL, Krumeich J, Landesz M, Loureiro F, Luyten GP, Marinho A, Rahhal MS, Schwenn O, Spirig R, Thomann U, Venter J. Ophthalmology. 2003 Jan;110(1):150-62.
16. Comparison of iris-fixed Artisan lens implantation with excimer laser in situ keratomileusis in correcting myopia between -9.00 and -19.50 diopters: a randomized study. El Danasoury MA, El Maghraby A, Gamali TO. Ophthalmology. 2002 May;109(5):955-64.
17. Change in intraocular pressure in myopic eyes measured with contact and non-contact tonometers after laser in situ keratomileusis. El Danasoury MA, El Maghraby A, Coorpender SJ. J Refract Surg. 2001 Mar-Apr;17(2):97-104.
18. Comparison of photorefractive keratectomy with excimer laser in situ keratomileusis in correcting low myopia (from -2.00 to -5.50 diopters). A randomized study. el Danasoury MA, el Maghraby A, Klyce SD, Mehrez K. Ophthalmology. 1999 Feb;106(2):411-20.
19. Comparison of corneal wavefront aberrations after photorefractive keratectomy and laser in situ keratomileusis. Oshika T, Klyce SD, Applegate RA, Howland HC, El Danasoury MA. Am J Ophthalmol. 1999 Jan;127(1):1-7.
20. Prospective bilateral study of night glare after laser in situ keratomileusis with single zone and transition zone ablation. el Danasoury MA. J Refract Surg. 1998 Sep-Oct;14(5):512-6.
21. Excimer laser in situ keratomileusis to correct compound myopic astigmatism. el Danasoury MA, Waring GO 3rd, el Maghraby A, Mehrez K. J Refract Surg. 1997 Sep-Oct;13(6):511-20.
22. Increased corneal scarring after phototherapeutic keratectomy in Fuch's endothelial degeneration. Alaa M, Waring GO 3rd, Malaty A, Grossniklaus H. J Refract Surg. 1997 May-Jun;13(3):308-10..
Book Chapters:
1. Laser Vision Correction Technology To Optimize Outcomes in Laser Vision Correction. Editor, Ashok Garg, Jaypee, in press.
2. Posterior chamber Phakic IOLs in Refractive Surgery. Editor, A. Agarwal, Lippincott inc., 2008
3. Dry eye secondary to aqueous tear deficiency (Sjogren's syndrome) in A Practical Guide to Ocular Surface Disorders and Stem Cell Surgery. Slack inc., 2003

Instructional Courses:
I. Senior Instructor:
1. Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty. Big Bubble, no Trouble. ESCRS 2014 - 2015
2. Phakic IOLs, the other side: AAO and ESCRS 2010
3. Middle East DSAEK Course. Jeddah, KSA, 2008, 2009, 2010.
4. Phakic IOLs as secondary procedures. European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery meeting at the ESCRS 2008 & 2009.
5. Modern techniques in Diagnosis & Treatment of Keratoconus at ESCRS 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and AAO 2011.
6. Phakic IOL; Saudi Ophthalmological society meeting. March 2007.
7. Basic and Advanced LASIK. Saudi Ophthalmological society meeting. March 2007.
8. Treatment Strategies for Keratoconus & ecstatic Corneal disorders. Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology; Dubai, March 2007.
II. Course Instructor:
1. Refractive Surgery Nightmares. AAO, presented on a yearly basis since 2010 to date
2. Phakic IOL Course; ESCRS, presented on a yearly basis since 2007 to date
3. Beyond LASIK; Overview of optimized Refractive Treatment. European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery meeting (ESCRS), Stockholm, Sweden; September 2007
4. Early Diagnosis & Surgical Alternatives for the correction of Keratoconus & Ectatic Corneal Diseases. European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery meeting (ESCRS), Stockholm, Sweden; September 2007
5. Bioptics in Refractive Surgery; Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology,; Dubai, March 2007
6. Clinical Results with Advanced Ablation profiles. ISRS/AAO official course at AAO Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, November 06.
7. EpiLASIK in eyes Prone to Haze. AAO, Las Vegas, November 06.
8. Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty for Keratoconus. AAO, Las Vegas, November 06.
9. Diagnosis and Treatment of Keratoconus. Course Instructor, ESCRS, London 06
10. Verisyse - Veriflex Course; Course Instructor, ESCRS, London 06
11. Iris Fixated Phakic IOLs; Course Instructor, ASCRS, March 06
12. Toric ICL; Course Instructor, ASCRS, March 06
13. Toric Posterior Chamber IOL. Senior Course Instructor, Saudi Ophthalmic Society. Riyadh March 06

Live Surgeries:
1. DSAEK live surgeries performed on a quarterly basis as part of the DSAEK Middle East Course since 2008 till 2015.
2. Bilateral TICL for low Myopia. Delhi Ophthalmic Society meeting, Delhi, India, March 2009
3. DSAEK live surgery. Libyan Ophthalmic Society Meeting. Tripoli, Libya. December 2009
4. TICL. Alicante Refractiva Internacional. Alicante, Spain, February 2009
5. DSAEK surgery. Syrian Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting. Damascus, 2008
6. TICL after corneal grafts. Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology; Dubai, March 2007
7. ICL for myopia. Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology; Dubai, March 2007
8. ICL implantation; Afro Asian Congress of Ophthalmology, Marrakech, Morocco, 2007
9. ICL implantation: CIRP meeting, Algarve, Portugal, 2007
10. ICL in High Myopia. IX Meeting of the Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology meeting (MEACO), Dubai 05
11. Toric ICL to correct Myopic Astigmatism after Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty, IX Meeting of the Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology meeting (MEACO), Dubai 05
12. Toric ICL; ESCRS, London June 06
13. Verisyse Implantation. Video Refractiva. Milan 05
14. Artiflex Implantation in myopia. VIII Pan Arab African Council of Ophthalmology meeting, Dubai 05
15. Veriflex Implantation. Portuguese Ophthalmologic Society meeting, Porto, 01
16. Artisan Implantation in High Myopia. ISRS regional meeting, Cairo, 1999
17. ICL Implantation in High Myopia. Omani Ophthalmic Society meeting. Muscat Oman, 99
Invited Lectures:
1. Gold medal lecture: Refractive Surgery... better than Ever. SAMIR meeting, Marrakesh, June 2015.
2. Clinical indictors for evaluation of Cross linking outcome. Keratoconus experts. ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2015.
3. After 22 yrs of PIOL experience... Visian ICL is the best option. All India Ophthalmic Society. Delhi, India. February 2015
4. Femtosecond laser Assisted Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty. Hellenic Society of intraocular Implants and Refractive Surgery (HSOIRS) Athens, Greece 2013.
5. DALK - Surgical pearls. Sally Letson lecture. Ottawa University, Ottawa, Canada, 2012.
6. Management of Keratoconus. Sally Letson lecture. Ottawa University, Ottawa, Canada, 2012
7. Small Aperature Kamra Inlay for correction of Presbyopia. Soliman Fakih Hospital, Jeddah, 2012.
8. Posterior Chamber Phakic IOLs; Primary and special Indications. New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, 2012
9. Management of Keratoconus and Post LASIK Ectasias. New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, 2012
10. Customized Ablation for Highly irregular corneas. Riyadh military Hospital. Riyadh, 2012
11. Intracorneal inlays for presbyopia (Guest Lecture). Research Institute of Ophthalmology, Cairo 2012
12. Refractive Surgery Techniques: State of the Art - Phakic IOLs. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
13. 20 Years Experience With Phakic IOL. Egyptian Society of Ophthalmology. Cairo 2012
14. Kamra inlays for presbyopia. Riyadh Military Hosp. April 2012
15. NIDEK OPA meeting. ASCRS Chicago, April 2012
16. Comprehensive Solutions for Cataract Diagnostics. ESCRS, Milan, May 2012
17. Management of KC. Ottawa University, September 2012
18. Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty. Sally Letson Symposium. Ottawa, September 2012
19. Modern trends in the diagnosis and treatment of Keratoconus. ESCRS , Vienna Sep 2011
20. DALK and Phakic IOL - AAO, 2012, Orlando
21. IntraLase Enabled Big Bubble DALK. Clinical outcome before & after removal of Sutures. El Curso - Bascom Palmer. Miami 2011.
22. New techniques in Keratoplasty, Iranian Society of Ophthalmology, November 2010
23. Phakic IOLs. Iranian Society of Ophthalmology, November 2010
24. New concepts in Laser Vision correction. Iranian Society of Ophthalmology, November 2010.
25. Phakic IOL-Posterior Chamber Phakic IOL is the Best in PIOL debate session. AAO, Chicago; October 2010
26. Flap lift vs. surface enhancements. ESCRS, Paris; September 2010
27. Glued IOL:The Jeddah experience. IIRSI, Chennai July 2010
28. ICL & TICL special indications. IIRSI, Chennai July 2010
29. Customized Ablations for highly irregular corneas. EuCornea, Venice, Italy; June 2010
30. Current Edge of Corneal Surgery. World Congress of Ophthalmology (WOC). Berlin, June 2010
31. Dealing with previous failures of refractive surgery. World Congress of Ophthalmology (WOC). Berlin, June 2010
32. Optimized Prolate Ablations to preserve quality of vision after Refractive Surgery. Dubai, May 2010
33. Cross linking for Keratoconus and ectatic disorders. Tunisian Ophthalmological society, Tunis, March 2010
34. Comparing Optimized Prolate Ablations (OPA) with Conventional ablation profile in LASIK. Research Institute of Ophthalmology. Cairo, January 2010
35. Excimer Laser Ablation Profiles. Research Institute of Ophthalmology. Cairo, January 2010
36. Femtolaser Deep Anterior Keratoplasty With Baring of Descemet's Membrane in Keratoconus and Post-LASIK Ectasia. Subspecialty day of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. October 2009
37. Toric ICL and the extreme topography. Refractiva on line. Milan, Italy; September 2009
38. High definition vision & rotational stability with TICL. ICL experts meeting, Barcelona September 2009
39. Toric ICL; Long term results Chinese Ophthalmic Society annual meeting. August 2009
40. DALK with baring of Descemet's membrane for Keratoconus & Post Lasik Ectasia. Tunis Ophthalmic Society meeting, Tunis, August 2009
41. Femtosecond enabled deep lamellar keratoplasty (iDALK) is best for Moderate & Advanced KC. Libyan Ophthalmic Society, Tripoli, June 2009
42. Phakic IOL in keratoconus X Congress of the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO) Manama, Bahrain, March 2009
43. DSAEK: A Paradigm Shift in Corneal Transplantation. X Congress of the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO) Manama, Bahrain, March 2009
44. Advances in Lamellar Keratoplasty. Delhi Ophthalmic Society, Delhi, India, March 2009
45. Toric ICL in Keratoconus. Alicante Refractiva Internacional. Alicante, Spain, February 2009.
46. Optimized Prolate Ablation (OPA). 23rd International Congress of the Hellenic Society of Intraocular Implant & Refractive Surgery (HSIOIRS). Athens, Greece, February 2009.
47. Toric Phakic IOLs for Keratoconus. All India Ophthalmology Society Congress; Jaipur, India, February 2009.
48. Phakic IOLs; Determining Choice. XIV Afro-Asian Congress of Ophthalmology. Marrakesh, June 2007
49. Indications fro Cross-linking. Jordanian Ophthalmological Congress. Amman, Jordan, May 2007
50. Toric Phakic Intraocular lenses. CIRP meeting, Al Garve, Portugal
51. Phakic IOLs. International Oman Ophthalmic Society meeting; Muscat, Oman February 2007
52. Corneal Collagen Crosslinking; A novel approach to stabilize Keratoconus. Cairo first Middle East Refractive & Cataract Symposium. Cairo, Jan 2007
53. Results with multifocal presbyopic LASIK. Presbyopic spot light session at the AAO Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, November 06.
54. Corneal Collagen Cross-linking. Invited lecture; Tunisian Ophthalmic Society meeting. Tunis, March 06
55. Toric Phakic IOLs, Overview. Invited lecture at the Tunisian Ophthalmic Society meeting. Tunis, March 06
56. Femtosecond Laser in Cornea and Refractive Surgery. Tunisian Ophthalmic Society meeting. Tunis, March 06
57. Lasik, What's new? Algerian Society of Refractive Surgery. Algiers, December 05.
58. Deep lamellar Keratoplasty. Iranian Ophthalmic Society, Tehran, December 05
59. Overview on refractive Surgery. Syrian Society of Ophthalmology. September 05
60. Femtosecond Laser, new Era in Keratorefractive Surgery, Cairo, March 2005
61. Optimized LASIK, fiction versus facts. Lebanese Society of Ophthalmology, March 04
62. Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty for the correction of Keratoconus. Jordanian Ophthalmologic Society. Amman, January 04
63. Customized ablation with the Navex System. Sultan Qabous university. Muscat, May 03
64. Phakic IOLs for the correction of refractive errors. PAACO, Tunis, May 03
65. New concepts in refractive surgery. Tripoli, Lybia, 03
66. Accommodation with Crystalens in pseudophakic patients. Portuguese Cataract & Refractive Society. Invited speakers, Porto, Portugal, September 02.
67. Phakic IOLs. Cole's Lecture at the New York Academy of Ophthalmology. April 02.
68. Recent advances in Hyperopia treatment. Visiting professor lecture at the NY Eye & Ear infirmary, NY, US April 02.
69. LASIK complications and prevention. Lebanese Ophthalmic Society, March 2001
70. LASIK, new advances and New trends. Invited lecture at Chennai International Refractive Surgery Meeting. Chennai, India, May 00.
71. Phakic IOL, past, present and future. Tunis Live meeting. Tunis, 1999.

Presentations at International Meetings:
1. Visual rehabilitation for keratoconus patients. Red Sea Ophthalmology Symposium, Jeddah, January 2015
2. DALK, my best 10 tips for successful surgery. Red Sea Ophthalmology Symposium, Jeddah, January 2015
3. LASIK vs Smile for myopia. Red Sea Ophthalmology Symposium, Jeddah, January 2015
4. Refractive Surgery nightmares. AAO, Las Vegas November 2015.
5. Refractive Rehabilitation of Stable Keratoconus. Staar symposium. ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2015.
6. Redefining Refractive Boundaries and Guidelines. Staar symposium. ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2015.
7. Big bubble, no trouble: a step-by-step approach to successful deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty with the big bubble technique. ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2015.
8. New applications on iFS and their benefits. AMO symposium, ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2015.
9. Decision making in phakic IOLs: who, why, when, where? ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2015.
10. Comparison of posterior chamber phakic IOL with and without a central hole for the correction of myopia: one year results. ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2015
11. Que fais tu de nouveau en chirurgie refractive? SAMIR meeting, Marrakesh, June 2015.
12. DALK is the best for moderate keratoconus. SAMIR meeting, Marrakesh, June 2015.
13. DSAEK Technical options. SAMIR meeting, Marrakesh, June 2015.
14. Keys to success in ICL surgery. SAMIR meeting, Marrakesh, June 2015.
15. Atelier greffe lamellaire lamellar graft. SAMIR meeting, Marrakesh, June 2015.
16. ICL in Keratoconus, Jordanian Ophthalmology Society meeting. Amman, Jordan, May 2015.
17. More than 23 years with Phakic IOLs, what did I learn? Jordanian Ophthalmology Society meeting. Amman, Jordan, May 2015.
18. DSAEK in pseudophakic Corneal edema. Jordanian Ophthalmology meeting. Amman, 2015
19. A contralateral, randomized comparison of LASIK with optimized prolate ablation (OPA), wavefront-guided and topography-guided ablation profiles. Jordanian Ophthalmology Society meeting. Amman, Jordan, May 2015.
20. Simultaneous EK & Phaco is better than Sequential Phaco & later EK. Magrabi International meeting, Abu Dhabi, UAE 2015
21. A contralateral, randomized comparison of LASIK with optimized prolate ablation (OPA), wavefront-guided and topography-guided ablation profiles. AAO, Chicago 2014.
22. Who is candidate for PIOLS. World Congress of Ophthalmology, Tokyo, Japan 2014.
23. Phakic IOLs, Different Designs And Limitations. World Congress of Ophthalmology, Tokyo, Japan 2014.
24. Femtosecond laser cataract surgery, Clinical Results of my first 28 eyes. Hellenic Society of intraocular Implants and Refractive Surgery (HSOIRS) Athens, Greece 2013.
25. Visian ICL CentraFLOW: Improving Safety and Effectiveness in Preserving the Cornea. AAO, 2013.
26. Big Bubble, No Trouble. My best 10 tips to improve results after deep anterior keratoplasty (DALK). Egyptian Society of Ophthalmology, 2012
27. DSAEK; a paradigm shift in corneal transplantation. Jordanian Society of Ophthalmology, Amman, Jordan 2013.
28. Correction of Compound myopic Astigmatism in Stable KC Using Toric PC P-IOLs: 1 Year Results. ASCRS, Chicago 2012
29. Implantable Contact Lenses (ICLs). Research Institute of Ophthalmology, Cairo 2012
30. Phakic IOL in Keratoconus patients. Research Institute of Ophthalmology, Cairo 2012
31. Optimized Prolate Ablation profile is the best for Myopia. Research Institute of Ophthalmology, Cairo 2012
32. Refining Ablation Techniques (Guest Lecture) Research Institute of Ophthalmology, Cairo 2012
33. Evolution of ICL indications overtime. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
34. Dead Ends: What Now? Panelists for discussion on the case. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
35. Keratoconus and Refractive Surgery. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
36. Phakic IOLs. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
37. Advanced imaging, centration and ablation techniques. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
38. Excimer Laser Surgery: How to Push the Limits: Surgery of Astigmatism over 4 diopters. World Congress of Ophthalmology
39. Advances in Corneal Imaging - Topography-Guided Ablations - Imaging challenges and results. World Congress of Ophthalmology
40. From DSAEK to Ultra-Thin DSAEK. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
41. Femto Olympics - My Femto is the Best. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
42. Chirurgie du Segment Anterieur en 2012 - Implants Phaques (ICL) World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
43. Development, Promulgation and Practical Use of Evidence Based Clinical Practice Guidelines in Ophthalmic Practice: Adoption EB Clinical Guidelines at Magrabi Hospitals; Challenges, Successes & Failures
44. iDALK" :Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty with a Femtosecond Laser. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
45. Laser Refractive Lens Surgery: What is the Value Proposition for the Patient?. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
46. Combining Small Aperture Corneal Inlay and LASIK for Simultaneous Correction of Hyperopia and Presbyopia. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012
47. 20 yrs of LASIk. Panelist Egyptian Society of Ophthamology. Cairo 2012.
48. Updates in Refractive surgery - Kamra. Egyptian Society of Ophthamology. Cairo 2012.
49. Customized Ablation for Highly irregular corneas. Riyadh Military Hosp. April 2012
50. Management of high Astigmatism after Keratoplasty. Riyadh Military Hosp. April 2012
51. Management of KC & postLASik Ectasia. Riyadh Military Hosp. April 2012
52. Posterior Chamber PIOL; special indications in KC & postLASIk ectasia. Riyadh Military Hosp. April 2012
53. DSAEK; techniques complications - Double pass DSAEK. Riyadh Military Hosp. April 2012
54. Refractive Surgery Nightmares and Worst-Case Scenarios: Video-Based Course. ASCRS Chicago, April 2012
55. DSAEK - UT DSAEK. ASCRS Chicago, April 2012
56. Making PIOL part of your Practice. ASCRS Chicago, April 2012
57. Correction of Cpd Myo Astig in Stable KC Using Toric PC P-IOLs: 1 Year Results. ASCRS Chicago, April 2012
58. Refractive Surgery Nightmares: Management and Prevention of Premium IOL Implantation and Laser Surgery Complications. ASCRS Chicago, April 2012
59. Management of Keratoconus and Post LASIK Ectasias. New York Eye & Ear Infirmary. April 2012.
60. Posterior Chamber Phakic IOLs; Primary and special Indications. New York Eye & Ear Infirmary. April 2012
61. DALK with the "Big Bubble" Technique. New York Eye & Ear Infirmary. April 2012
62. Small Aperature Kamra Inlay for correction of Presbyopia. Soliman Fakih Hospital. Jeddah, May 2012
63. Evolution of Phakic IOL Indications. Soliman Fakih Hospital. Jeddah, May 2012
64. Recent Advances in Keratoconus Management. Soliman Fakih Hospital. Jeddah, May 2012
65. My Experience with the ICL. Lebanese Ophtalmoogical Society. May 2012
66. Ultrathin DSAEK. Lebanese Ophtalmoogical Society. May 2012
67. Phakic IOLs in Keratoconus Patients. Lebanese Ophtalmoogical Society. May 2012
68. My First experience with Femtosecond Cataract surgery in the Middle East. What is the Value Proposition for both Surgeon & Patient? ISRS, May 2012.
69. Basics of Corneal Imaging for Refractive Surgery. ISRS, May 2012
70. Basics of Aberrometry. ISRS, May 2012
71. Ablation profiles. ISRS, May 2012
72. Inlays. ISRS, May 2012
73. OPA & PresbyOPA. ISRS, May 2012
74. iDALK; Lamellar graft with a Femtosecond Laser. ISRS, May 2012
75. Toric ICL. ESCRS, Milan, May 2012
76. Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty; Big Bubble, no trouble". ESCRS, Milan, May 2012
77. Femtosecond Cataract Surgery Techniques. ESCRS, Milan, May 2012
78. Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty; Big Bubble, no trouble"
79. Overview of phakic IOLs. Why I do not prefer Cachet? ESCRS, Milan, May 2012
80. Why not artiflex / ARTISAN? ESCRS, Milan, May 2012
81. Overview of phakic IOLs. ESCRS, Milan, May 2012
82. Optimized Ablation with controlled negative spherical aberration combined with mini-monovision for correction of Presbyopia and Myopia. ESCRS, Milan, May 2012
83. ICL upside Down. ESCRS, Milan, May 2012
84. DALK surgical pearls. Ottawa University, September 2102
85. Grand Round presentation at Ottawa University, September 2102
86. Cross linking and Stromal rings. Sally Letson Symposium. Ottawa, September 2012
87. Combined topography and wavefront-guided treatment for myopia. Sally Letson Symposium. Ottawa, September 2012
88. Femtosecond - Assisted Cataract Surgery. Sally Letson Symposium. Ottawa, September 2012
89. Optimized Prolate Ablation for presbyopia. Sally Letson Symposium. Ottawa, September 2012.
90. Phakic IOLs. World Congress of Ophthalmology. Abu Dhabi 2012.
91. TICL 10 years anniversary. AAO, Chicago, November 2012
92. Refractive Surgery Nightmares. AAO, Chicago, November 2012
93. Ablation profiles. ISRS, Riyadh, December 2012
94. Phakic IOL - 20 years experience. ISRS, Riyadh, December 2012
95. Femtosecond cataract laser. ISRS, Riyadh, December 2012
96. Posterior Chamber Phakic IOL Is My First Choice. AAO, 2012, Orlando
97. Refractive Surgery Nightmares - Course. AAO, 2012, Orlando
98. Laser Vision Correction: Incremental Improvements for Best Results, Magrabi Cairo. July 2011
99. Femtosecond Laser: A paradigm shift in Ophthalmic Surgery, Magrbai Cairo, July 2011
100. ICL meeting - Member of Panel Experts (V4c), ESCRS , Vienna Sep 2011
101. Management of Challenging Cases, ESCRS , Vienna Sep 2011
102. Challenging cases: diagnosis & management". ESCRS , Vienna Sep 2011
103. DSAEK made easy. ESCRS , Vienna Sep 2011
104. Phakic IOL video Complications how to resolve or avoid them. ESCRS , Vienna Sep 2011
105. Phakic IOLs - Classic and New . ESCRS , Vienna Sep 2011
106. Refractive outcome after suture removal following deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty with a femtosecond laser and big bubble technique. ESCRS , Vienna Sep 2011
107. Staar Lunch Symposium; "Recent evolution of ICL indications". ESCRS , Vienna Sep 2011
108. ISRS President's Update. ESCRS 2011
109. Toric PIOLs and other special indications for PIOLs. El Curso - Bascom Palmer. Miami 2011
110. Optimized Prolate A

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