Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital

Ophthalmology Department

The Ophthalmology Department is equipped with the latest equipment for eye care and is staffed by skilled ophthalmology consultants and trained nurses who offer the following services:

  • Visual acuity tests
  • Visual field tests
  • Diagnosis and treatment of all eye related problems
  • All surgical procedures using the latest technology (Lasik, cataract extraction and intra-ocular lens implantation, glaucoma, squint and oculoplastic surgery

The department is set up with the most recent diagnostic equipment including:

  • Computerized perimetry
  • Ultrasound
  • Autorefractometer
  • Pachymetry
  • Fundus camera
  • Pentacam
  • Corneal topography
  • Phacoemulsifier: for ultrasound emulsification of the lens in cases of cataract
  • Lasik machine for the correction of short sight, long sight and astigmatism
  • Argon laser
  • YAG laser