Dr. Khaled Sharif is an internationally renowned Eye Surgeon who is the Founder and Medical Director of the Sharif Eye Centers Medical Group Inc.; a professional corporation dedicated to providing world-class laser vision correction procedures as well as comprehensive multi-subspecialty eye care in various cities in the Middle East.
Dr. Khaled completed his residency and fellowship training in Great Britain where he worked as an Eye Surgeon for ten years. He was the first Eye Surgeon to perform LASIK procedures in his country, and was also a pioneer in introducing Implantable contact lens surgery as well as laser cataract surgery and lately the first UltraLASIK procedures, besides the latest technology in eye sight correction, the Contoura Vision technology.
He published a prize winning textbook on Corneal Diseases in Great Britain as well as more than one hundred papers and presentations in European and American Medical Journals.
Dr. Khaled Sharif Biography Consultant, Ophthalmologist and Corneal Surgery Specialist. Director of Cornea and Refractive Surgery Services.
Founder and chairman of Sharif Eye Centers Medical Group Inc. Dr. Sharif received a fellowship degree from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow UK, specializing in eye surgery. One year later, he received a Fellowship Degree from the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in London.
Dr. Sharif is also a consultant for Wavelight Excimer Laser Company (ALCON – USA ), and is involved in the training of other Surgeons in many countries on different Refractive Surgery Techniques.
Dr. Sharif has been invited by many countries in the World to give training courses on Eye Laser Surgery (PRK, LASIK, & IntraLASIK) to Eye Surgeons and Medical Doctors. Few years ago, he was invited as a visiting Professor at New York University Medical School and the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary where he gave lectures on the same subject.
Dr. Khaled Sharif is the head of the medical team at the Sharif Eye Centers. This team consists of twenty highly qualified Ophthalmologists and Optometrists with wide experience in the various subspecialties of eye care.
Sharif Eye Center is one of the leading centers in the Middle East region helping people improve their vision and decrease their dependency on glasses or contact lenses.
SEC is Jordan’s first stand-alone eye surgery center devoted to the correction of sight problems, with the determination to give patients not only the best available medical care in vision correction but also, first-rate service, more commonly associated with five-star hotels.
The opening of the Sharif Eye Specialty Center was inaugurated under the patronage of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al-Abdallah of Jordan in June 2000.
Over the following 10 years, additional branches were opened covering national and regional locations. Sharif Eye Centers are committed and dedicated to provide comprehensive and complete medical care for eye surgery and vision correction.
In June 2007, Sharif Eye Centers opened its most state-of-the-art facility in Jabal Amman with the most advanced and sophisticated technologies and equipment available, with a total cost exceeding 10 million dollars.
The new center consists of a 6 story building specialized in various ophthalmic care treatments, making it the largest and most recognized center-of-excellence in the region.
It provides multiple subspecialties clinics including LASIK vision correction, cataract and glaucoma clinics, retina and diabetic eye care clinic. The center also provides pediatric ophthalmology services as well as cosmetic eye surgery clinic.
The award-winning interior design of the new center was done by the internationally renowned Roche-Bobois Group. Their choice of colors, furniture, portraits and ambient light reflected Dr. Sharif’s vision of providing pleasant relaxing experience for any patient visiting the center.
SEC is the First private Eye Care Center (both in Amman and Dubai) that is certified by The Royal College of Surgeons & Physicians of Glasgow to host the Fellowship (FRCS) Clinical Exams.