Dr. Basel AlFaaouri

Departments: Ophthalmology Department
Languages: English, Arabic
Speciality: Consultant Ophthalmologist
Availability: Full Time
Board Certificate: Syrian Board

More About The Doctor:

Best Glaucoma Surgeon in Dubai

Dr. Basel completed his graduation in Medicine from the reputed Damascus University, Syria in 2001 and the Syrian Board in Ophthalmology from the Ministry of Health, in 2006. He did a Fellowship in Glaucoma from Eye Surgical Hospital considered as the largest and most specialized centre for Ophthalmology in Syria.

He has served in several hospitals in Damascus like Eye Surgical Hospital as a specialist in the anterior segment and glaucoma department, Al Shifa Hospital, Al Razi Hospital, Eye & Ear specialized hospital

Dr. Basel moved to UAE in 2013 and worked as a senior specialist in; Dubai Hospital, Vasan Eye Care Center, Saudi German Hospital. and finally he joined the HMS group  (AlGarhoud and Mirdif Hospitals).

Dr. Basel is one of the 4 Glaucoma Surgeons in Dubai and now he is in HMS Mirdif Hospital as the best eye Consultant in Dubai, UAE.

His core specialty is the following:

  • Cataract surgery
  • Glaucoma surgery for adults and pediatric patients
  • Keratoplasty
  • Lasik and refractive surgery
  • Diabetic retinopathy

Professional Membership:

  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS)
  • Syrian society of ophthalmology 
  • Emirates society of ophthalmology 
  • Omani society of ophthalmology 


  • Bachelor of medicine  MD - Damascus University 
  • Syrian board of ophthalmology 
  • Fellowship in glaucoma .  MOH - Syria