Dr. Liisa Laakso
Consultant Ophthalmologist /Ophthalmic Surgeon /Medical Director /Founder
Dr. LiisaLaakso graduated as a Medical Doctor in 1984 and specialized in Ophthalmology in 1991 from University of Tampere, Finland with a special interest in refractive and cataract surgeries. Dr. Liisa is highly experienced in using the latest technologies including the most modern excimer and femtosecond lasers and the most advanced phacoemulsification techniques for cataract surgeries."Especially close to her heart these days are cataract surgeries and presbyopia treatments using an array of multifocal IOLs such as the latest trifocal lenses."
Dr. Liisa is highly respected and trusted as a professional in her field as evidenced by the fact that amongst the thousands of patients she has operated are family members as well as revered colleagues. To keep up-to-date with the newest developments in her field she is a member of ESCRS (The European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons).
Dr. Liisa has been serving patients in Oman with compassion, respect and professionalism since 2000, starting at Al Shatti Hospital until opening Finland Eye Center. She is devoted and passionate about giving her patients the best care and attention.
Khalid Al Said
General Manager/Founder-Senior Optometrist
He is the founder of FEC.
Graduated in 1990 from Florence, Italy as a doctor of optometry. He has been involved in eye corrective surgeries since 2001 participating in preoperative examinations and post-operative follow-ups. He counsels patients about vision correction options and is recognized by the ophthalmologists for his remarkable skills in eye testing techniques and hard contact lens fitting.
Dr. Fuad Al Hussein
Anterior segment ophthalmic surgeon.
Master degree in ophthalmology from Damascus university.
Fellow of international council of ophthalmology
Member of the European Society of cataract and refractive surgeons.
Highly experienced in all types of glaucoma surgeries , cataract surgeries , corneal graft surgery .
Dr. Reem Al Moteam
Dr. Reem graduated as a Medical Doctor in 2003 from Damascus University in Syria.
She was granted specialty Certificate in Ophthalmology eye surgery in 2009 from Syrian Ministry of Health. Dr. Reem is a Member of European Associate of Cataract Surgery and Refraction and the Syrian Doctors Syndicate. From 2005 till 2009 she was working in the Surgical Eye Hospital in Syria, which is interested in Cataract Surgery, Corneal Graft, Glaucoma Surgery, Squint Surgery, Oculoplastic Surgery, and Retinal Surgery From 2009 she was working at Fateh Hospital in Ophthalmology Division until joining Finland Eye Center in 2011.
Dr. Abdulhadi Al-Khatib
Specialist Ophthalmic Surgeon
Graduated from Damascus university in Syria in 2007. Gained master degree and Syrian board as specialist ophthalmic surgeon after completed his master's program in 2011.
Dr. Abdulhadi had done variety of surgeries, then concentrated on anterior segment surgeries as refractive surgery and cataract surgery using latest technologies.
He has joined Finland eye center in early 2015.
Dr. Ahmad Nader Salah Eddin
Specialist Ophthalmic Surgeon
Dr. Ahmed graduated as a doctor from Damascus University in Syria 2006. He worked for 5 years in the central surgical eye hospital in Damascus. He passed the International Council of Ophthalmology exams in 2010.
In 2011 he received a master's degree in ophthalmology and surgery from the Syrian Health Ministry in addition to the Syrian board certificate.
Dr. Shaik Nawab
Senior Specialist Anesthesiologist
Dr. Nawab specialized in anaesthesiology from Kasturba Medical College and Hospital Manipal INDIA, which is a reputed post-graduate teaching institute and referral hospital. He worked as Assistant Professor in the same institute before mobbing to the Armed Forces Hospital in Najran, Saudi Arabia.
For 9 years, Dr. Nawab worked in Al Shatti Hospital, managing all specialty cases including highly specialized eye surgeries. He is skilled in administering all types of regional and general anaesthesia from paediatric to geriatric age groups. Dr. Nawab is also trained to give sedation along with local anaesthesia for patients who are very anxious and apprehensive. Overall, he aims to tailor his anaesthetic practice to suit different types of patients with differing medical conditions such as blood pressure,diabetes and others chest diseases.
He manages patients undergoing Cataract, Squint, Glaucoma, Corneal Grafts, Retinal Surgeries and cosmetic occuloplastie surgeries under General anaesthesiaor Peribulbas block (Local Anaesthesia) with or without sedation .
Dr. Nawab is familiar and respectful to Omani`s culture and traditions during carrying out his responsibilities .
Dr. Mohammed Al Abri
Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist / Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon
Dr. Mohammed graduated as a Medical Doctor from the Sultan Qaboos University. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency Program at McGill University, Canada and a Vitreo-Retinal Surgery Fellowship at University of Ottawa, Canada.
He is Canadian Boardcertified and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as well as a member of several bodies such as Oman ophthalmic society , the American Society of Retina Specialists and the Oman Medical Specialty Board. Currently ,Dr. Mohammed is serving as program director of ophthalmology residence program at OMSB. Dr. Mohammed is an excellent vitreo-retinal consultant and surgeon, who is highly skilled at diagnosing and managing all types of retinal conditions such as macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy ,retinal detachments, vitreous hemorrhage and various macular conditions.
Dr. Abdullah Al Mujaini
Senior Consultant Oculoplastic Surgeon
Dr. Abdullah graduated from his Ophthalmology Residency Program in 2005 and went on to complete his Fellowship in Orbit and Reconstructive Surgery in 2006 from McGill University, Canada. He is FRCSC certified and a member of the Oman Medical Specialty Board.
Dr. Abdullah offers his services as an oculoplastic surgeon at Finland Eye Center performing surgeries such as blepharoplasty, ptosis and entropion/ectropion.
Dr. Naila Salim Hamood Al-Harthy, MD, FRCPC
Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist, Uveitis, and External Diseases of the Eyes
Dr. Naila Al-Harthy completed her medical degree at College of Medicine, SQU, Oman in 1993. She did her residency in Ophthalmology and her fellowship in Uveitis at McGill University, Montreal, Canada. Following completion of her post-graduate training, she joined Al Nahdha hospital, Oman in 2003.
Dr. Naila focus on providing excellent care for her patients. She established a Uveitis clinic at Al Nahdha hospital which is the first in the country. She performed various ocular surgeries including advance and complicated cataract surgery, amniotic membrane ocular surface reconstruction, superficial keratectomy with amniotic membrane, and various pterygium surgeries.
She was a one of the founder of the residency training program in Ophthalmology at OMSB, Oman. She had taken several leading positions in the past including being the program director of the Ophthalmology residency training program of OMSB as well as the HOD of ophthalmology at Al Nahdha hospital. She was awarded the best clinical/pathology prize, McGill Ophthalmology and Scientific research day 2001. She also received the outstanding staff award at Al Nahdha hospital in 2014.
Ghassan graduated from Arab community College, Jordan in 2001 as an optometrist. He obtained a certificate in contact lenses in 2002. In Jordan , Ghassan worked in a long-established optical company where he was one of the most skills. Ghassan joined Finland eye center in 2013. He developed exceptional skills in eye examinations related to refractive and ophthalmic surgeries.
He is also the chief optometrist in fitting and prescribing rigid contact lenses.
Ghassan`s passion and devotion to optometry makes him one of the most successful optometrists.
Graduated from The Intermediate University Collegeon 1996 in Jordan as an Optometrist.
20 Years Optometry Experience.
Had a low vision Certificate 1999 by The Intermediate University College.
Had a hard contact Lenses Certificate 2002 by Dr. Paul Rose.
Join Finland eye center on 2015.
Start to participating in preoperative examination and postoperative follow-ups & hard contact lenses fitting.
He Loves to work with low vision patients and help them with low vision aids.
Rosa Basim Hassan
Rosa obtained her Bachelor of optometry (Honours)From SEGi University, Malaysia in 2015.
She had been through intensive training in several eye clinics and hospitals across Kuala Lumpur.
The exposure to a wide variety of clinical settings enabled her to gain valuable experience in dealing with low vision, pediatric, contact lenses, and refractive surgery patients.
She believes she is committed to ongoing professional education in her field.
Rosa joined Finland eye center in 2016 and strives to provide the best care for her patients.