I was educated and trained at
University of Utah School of Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine, UT
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas
Director, Houston Oculoplastics Associates
After completion of a Fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, over 12 years of experience in medical and surgical management of inflammatory, infectious, congenital, post-traumatic and malignancy-related eyelid and orbital-related disorders.
Over the past 15-years, have helped in training over 60 Residents and 12 Fellows in Ophthalmology and Oculoplastic Surgery.
Have contributed in the publication of over 200 articles, book chapters and abstracts in the field of Ophthalmology and Oculoplastic Surgery.
Serve as a reviewer for most of the American as well as International journals of ophthalmology.
I'm affiliated with
The Methodist Hospital - Texas Medical Center, Houston
St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Texas Medical Center, Houston
Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center, Houston
The Woman's Hospital of Texas, Houston
The Texas Children's Hospital, Houston
Congenital ectropion uvea and mechanisms of glaucoma in neurofibromatosis type 1: new insights.
Ophthalmology., Jul;119(7):1485-94 (2012)
The hot orbit: orbital cellulitis.
Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol., Jan;19(1):34-42 (2012)
Orbitofacial neurofibromatosis: clinical characteristics and treatment outcome.
Eye (Lond)., Apr;26(4):583-92 (2012)
Analysis and comparison of proteomic profiles of tear fluid from human, cow, sheep, and camel eyes.
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., 52(12):9156-65 (2011)
Comparison of camel tear proteins between summer and winter.
Mol. Vis., 17:323-31 (2011)
Oculoplastics and pediatric ophthalmology: an update.
Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol., Apr;17(2):111-2 (2010)
Modified fasanella-servat for acquired ptosis: case report and review of the literature.
Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol., Oct;16(4):263-5 (2009)
Carotid cavernous fistula: ophthalmological implications.
Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol., Apr;16(2):57-63 (2009)
Bilateral infectious keratitis after implantation of intrastromal corneal ring segments.
Cornea., Mar;29(3):339-41 (2010)
Glaucoma and globe enlargement associated with neurofibromatosis type 1.
Ophthalmology., Sep;116(9):1725-30 (2009)
Corneoscleral necrosis after episcleral Au-198 brachytherapy of uveal melanoma.
Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.)., Jan;29(1):73-9 (2009)
Acute endophthalmitis caused by Staphylococcus lugdunesis after intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) injection.
Int Ophthalmol., Oct;29(5):411-3 (2009)
Management of deep orbital dermoid cysts.
Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol., Jan;15(1):43-5 (2008)
Orbital pseudotumor: distinct diagnostic features and management.
Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol., Jan;15(1):17-27 (2008)
Visual recovery after evacuation of orbital emphysema.
Orbit., Dec;26(4):283-5 (2007)
Efficacy of intravitreal triamcinolone for macular oedema due to CRVO after anti-androgen therapy for hirsutism in a young monocular female.
Br J Ophthalmol., Nov;91(11):1564-5 (2007)
Ocular manifestations in Kabuki syndrome: the first report from Saudi Arabia.
Int Ophthalmol., Apr;28(2):131-4 (2008)
L-carnitine protects human retinal pigment epithelial cells from oxidative damage.
Curr. Eye Res., Jun;32(6):575-84 (2007)
Initial diagnosis of leprosy in patients treated by an ophthalmologist and confirmation by conventional analysis and polymerase chain reaction.
Ophthalmology., Oct;114(10):1904-11 (2007)
Incidence and visual outcome of endophthalmitis associated with intraocular foreign bodies.
Graefes Arch. Clin. Exp. Ophthalmol., Feb;246(2):181-6 (2008)