Prof. Ziad  Bashshur

Prof. Ziad Bashshur

Address: Dubai Healthcare City, PO Box 505054, District 1, Al Razi Building 64, Block E, Floor 3, Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Gender: Male

Type of Professional: Ophthalmologist

Associated Healthcare Provider: Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai

Languages Spoken: English

More than 30 Years of experience

About the Doctor / Professional

Dr. Ziad Bashshur is a visiting Ophthalmologist specializing in Medical and Surgical Retina at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai in Dubai Healthcare City. He holds a Doctor of Medicine Diploma from the American University of Beirut (AUB) in 1994. He has also completed an internship in internal medicine at Georgetown/VA medical center (1994-1995) followed by ophthalmology residency training at AUB (1995-1998) and a vitreoretinal fellowship at the University of Virginia, USA. He has more than 22 years of regional/international experience in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery in countries including United States and Lebanon.

Dr. Bashshur has undertaken research in retinal diseases and has published over 50 research papers on macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, vascular diseases of the retina and retinal imaging in leading journals. In addition, he sits on several advisory boards within the medical industry.

He regularly speaks at professional meetings worldwide and serves on the review board of several renowned peer-reviewed ophthalmology journals.