A ophthalmic surgeon and a PhD holder in Eye Microsurgery
with 20+ years of diversified experience in eye diseases,
disorders, investigations and surgery having competencies in
refractive surgery procedure, lasik and anterior segment
surgeries with a reputed hospitals in the region, seeking a
pivotal role in a dynamic medical centers to meet the
growing needs of diverse community.
Eye Microsurgeries, Cataract Extraction with intraocular
Eye Pathology Investigations, Treatment medically or
surgery, specially anterior segment surgery
Keratoplasty, External Ocular Surgeries, Refractive Surgery,
RK, PRK, Lasik, Epilasik
Hospital Audit, Performance Management & Optimization,
Training & Orientation, Teaching
Communication & Interpersonal Networking, Academic Research,
Patient Mgmt. & Grievance Resolution
August 1980 - Present
Served as Medical Consultant and provided ophthalmic
services including service in cataract and corneal
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, private Eye Clinic
Performed cataract extraction +IOL, glaucoma surgery,
keratoplasty and all kinds of refractive surgeries in
different private hospitals.
Ophthalmic Surgeon, Al Hussein Hospital- MOH
all surgeries pertinent to cataract extraction, glaucoma,
corneal graft and refractive surgeries.
Sept 1987- Oct1991:
Registrar in Ophthalmology, Moscow International Research &
Technology Complex, "Eye Microsurgery" - Moscow,
Trained to evaluate patients with different eye diseases,
pathologies, investigated them and treated them medically or
In 2nd year assisted in operations, and did some surgical
procedures like Radial, keratotomy, glaucoma surgery,
In 3rd year did all surgeries for anterior segment of the
Sept 1984- Aug 1987:
Resident Doctor in Ophthalmic department MOH, Amman- Jordan
Checked visual acuity, glasses, eye abnormality and diseases
of patients in eye department under supervision of
ophthalmologist and did minor operations under supervision.
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in refractive Surgery Center
(Al Bashaer Center) Muscat Oman.
Jan 2006-Dec 2007:
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon (Visitor Doctor ) to
international & Down Town Hospital-Dubai _ UAE
Jan 2001- Dec 2004:
Consultant Refractive Surgeon, Ibn Alhaytham
Jun 1996-Dec 2000:
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Central Medical Center
Provided personal services for Photo-refractive Keratectomy/
Laser-In-Situ-Keratomileusis and Refractive Surgery Clinic.
Restored vision to a level that’s better than people have
ever had in their lives.
Published articles on retinal detachment & cataract and
presented them at international conferences.
Updated the medics training curriculum, associated medical
protocols and procedural equipment infrastructure and
imparted training to beginner ophthalmologist, nurses and
technicians. Key Responsibilities:
Offering the best clinical outcomes in laser vision
correction and cataract Extraction with intraocular lens
Delivering patient centered health care, using clinical
decision making where appropriate to ensure that there is an
emphasis on excellence, service for quality standards and
continuity of care.
Evaluating, diagnosing and treating conditions medically or
surgery specially anterior segment surgery.
Handling state-of-the-art surgical equipment for procedures
in laser vision correction, cataract removal, refractive
lens exchange as well anterior segment surgery.
Managing ophthalmic conditions, taking into account both
medical and psychological aspects; and proving whole
spectrum of refractive surgery options to the widest range
August 1995 - Present
2005: Training Nurses & Staff of Refractive Department on
corneal topography & handling Microkeratomes.
2005: Courses for nurses and technicians on how to handle
Microkeratomes (Pendular) and patient's data.
1995: Teaching beginner ophthalmologist on how to do
cataract extraction (indocapsulary) with IOL implantation.
Imparted lessons on key elements of practice to medical
students attended weekly post-graduate programs, led
structured discussions, reviewed articles and evaluated the
quality of cases presented.
Guided on usage of highly specialized equipments and
procedures such as the high resus trolley, anaesthetic
machine and vital monitoring equipment.
Was responsible for the orientation and induction of all new
staff using the clinical competency framework and ensured
that all clinical staff work within the policies and
guidelines set out in respect of company values.
Identified, arranged, and delivered clinical training
requirements for qualified and unqualified clinical staff.
August 1980 - September 1984
Ministry of health, Amman, Jordan
Primarily responsible for administering patients with
different examinations, giving advice on their problems and
recommending other treatments.
Checking for signs and symptoms of general health conditions
due to systemic diseases such as diabetes and high blood
pressure and referring patients to other health
practitioners as needed.
Testing patients’ visual acuity, depth and color perception,
and ability to focus and coordinate the eyes to prescribe
medication, offer advice and reassurance about matters
related to vision.
Analyzing patient’s test results and detailed case histories
to develop treatment plans administer drugs to aid in the
diagnosis of vision problems and prescribe drugs to treat
some eye diseases.
Providing vision therapy, low-vision rehabilitation,
preoperative and postoperative care to cataract patients, as
well as patients who have had laser vision correction or
other eye surgery.
Evaluating and clarifying clinical conditions, formulating
and implementing a treatment and therapeutic plan for
hospitalized patients, discharge planning and dictating
Jordan Medical Council,
Jordanian Medical Board (JMD) Certification
Intersectorial Research & Technology Complex -Eye
Moscow, Russian Federation
PhD -Eye Microsurgery
Jordanian Ministry of Health - Al Hussein,
Kharkov Medical Institute,
Bachelor's degree in MD (General Medicine) with Honours
GPA: Passed with Honours
June 30, 2000 - July 2, 2000: Phacoemulsification- Eye
April 7, 2005 - April 10, 2005: Refractive Surgery Course
-ISRS/AAO - Dubai
May 10, 2006: Regional Symposium on Wave Front Ablation
(Allegretto Machine for Excimer Laser), Dubai.
April 7-10, 2005: ISR/AAO Official Refractive Surgery
Apr 5-10, 2004: Course on Schwind Excimer Laser Machine &
Schwind Pendular Microkeratome.
Feb 17-19, 2002: Trains Course on Technolas 217z, Hansatome
& Orbscan II - Tobias Methalar, Amman.
Jun 30 - Jul 2, 2000: Wet Lab on Phacoemulsification - Tayo
Akiugbehin & Larry Benjamin, Amman
May 1997: Didactic Course Lasik as a New Method of Refractive
Surgery G.Waring, Amman.
May 1993: Didactic Course of Excimer Laser G.Waring, Damascus.
13 August 1954
English, Arabic and Russian
Dr. Mossa Baidon
- Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon Eye Specialty Hospital
Dr. Safwan Khasawna
- Consultant Gastro-enterologist Private Clinic
Dr. Farid Kanaan
- Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon Eye Specialty Hospital
Member of the International Society for Refractive Surgery since
Member of the Jordanian Society for Ophthalmology since July
Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology since February