Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of disorders and diseases of the eye. The Division of Ophthalmology at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC), Abu Dhabi, in partnership with Mayo Clinic, hosts a multidisciplinary team operating in a center of excellence for various aspects of ophthalmology. Our expert physicians provide dynamic, compassionate patient care and tailor comprehensive treatment plans, ensuring a specialty-specific continuum to achieve the best individual health outcomes.
SSMC’s Division of Ophthalmology offers patients state-of-the-art digital imaging and laser and surgical procedures, operating in one of the most advanced facilities in Abu Dhabi. Utilizing a collaborative approach to personalized care, our team provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary care catering to a spectrum of medical and surgical treatments, ranging from laser vision correction to cutting-edge procedures for several serious ophthalmological disorders, including uveitis (inflammation inside your eye) and diabetic eye disorders.
Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient (CCrISP) is a two-day, interactive course, which includes mandatory, pre-course e-learning. It covers the practical skills and knowledge that health care professionals need to effectively care for surgical patients, including those who are deteriorating or at risk of doing so.