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Dr. Fady K. Sammouh

Dr. Fady K. Sammouh received his MD degree from the University of Balamand in Lebanon. He pursued further training at Saint George Hospital - University Medical Center in Beirut, where he specialized in general ophthalmology.

Courses offered (1)

Enrolled Students (10)

Students completed Courses 50%


  • Certificate of completion of anterior segment fellowship, Advanced Eye Care Hospital
  • Specialty Diploma of Ophthalmology, St. George Faculty of Postgraduate Medical Education, University of Balamand, Lebanon.
  • Doctor of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University of Balamand, Lebanon.
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology with high distinction, Faculty of Sciences, University of Balamand, Lebanon.


  • Clinical Associate in the Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University of Balamand, Lebanon
  • Full-time ophthalmologist, Advanced Eye Care Hospital, Lebanon


  • Anterior segment clinical and research fellow, Advanced Eye Care Hospital, Lebanon
  • Chief resident, Department of Ophthalmology, Saint George Hospital – University Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon


  • Wahab CH, Serhan HA, Sammouh FK, Warrak EL.  Intraocular Lens Opacifications Post Bevacizumab Intravitreal Injections in Pseudophakic Patients: A Case Series (pending publication)
  • Sayegh KH, Ayash JG, Sammouh FK, Warrak EL. Treatment outcomes for corneal haze secondary to corneal collagen cross linking for keratoconus. (pending publication)
  • Ayash JB, Wahab CH, Sammouh FK and Warrak EL. “Complete Visual Rehabilitation in a Patient with Complicated CMV Retinitis and Macular Involvement.” J Clin Case Stud (2021): 009
  • Ayash JG, Wahab CH, Sammouh FK, Warrak EL. Intravitreal moxifloxacin in treatment of post cataract endophthalmitis: a case report. JCRS Online Case Reports. April 2021. Volume 9, Issue 2, p e00046
  • Warrak EL, Serhan HA, Ayash JG, Wahab CH, Baban TA, Daoud RC, Sammouh FK. Long-term follow up of intracorneal ring segment implantation in 932 keratoconus eyes. Journal Français d’ Ophtalmologie. 2020 Dec; 43(10):1020-1024.
  • Daoud RC, Sammouh FK, Baban TA, Warrak JE, Warrak EL. Allogenic corneal tissue transplantation in substitution for extruded intracorneal rings: A case series. Journal Français d’ Ophtalmologie. 2019; 42(10):1090‐1093.
  • Sammouh FK, Baban TA, Warrak EL. Defective toric intraocular lenses with no subsequent effects on visual outcomes. JCRS Online Case Reports Volume 6, Issue 4, October 2018, Pages 55-56.
  • Baban TA, Sammouh FK, El Ballouz HM, Warrak EL. A comparison of automated refraction using PlusoptiX S04 photoscreener, Nidek AR-20 handheld autorefractor and Nidek ARK-510A autoref-keratometer. JOJ Ophthal. 2017; 2(4): 555-594.
  • Sammouh FK, Baban TA, Dandan WN, Warrak EL. Effects of femtosecond and excimer lasers on implanted KAMRA corneal inlay in animal models. Journal Français d’ Ophtalmologie. 2017 May; 40(5):403-407.
  • Baban TA, Sammouh FK, El Ballouz HM, Warrak EL. Ocular Response Analyzer (ORA) Derived Parameters Compared to Sirius Corneal Topography in Analyzing Corneal Pathology. Indian Journal of Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, July-September, 2016; 2(3): 169-173.
  • Sammouh FK, Baban TA, El Ballouz HM, Warrak EL. Asymptomatic haptic migration of phakic anterior chamber intraocular lens through the peripheral iridectomy. Can J Ophthalmol. 2016 Apr; 51(2):83-6.
  • Sammouh FK, Baban TA, Warrak EL. A Patient with Keratoconus, Nanophthalmos, Lipodermoids, and Pigmentary Retinopathy. Ophthalmic Genet. 2016 Jan 15:1-5.
  • Warrak EL, Sammouh FK, Baban TA. Corneal inlay implantation to treat extensive glare and photophobia in a young patient with traumatic mydriasis, JCRS Online Case Reports, Volume 3, Issue 1, January 2015, Pages 19-21.
    (Elias L. Warrak, MD, FASCRS, and Fady K. Sammouh, MD, contributed equally as first author)
  • Baban TA, Sammouh FK, El Ballouz HM, Warrak EL. Complete visual rehabilitation in a patient with no light perception after surgical management of a penetrating open globe injury: A case report. Case Rep Ophthalmol 2015; 6: 204-209.
  • Baban TA, Sammouh FK, El Ballouz HM, Warrak EL. Massive Extraorbital Extension in a Recurring Untreated Retinoblastoma: A Rare Case from Lebanon. J Ocular Biol. 2015; 3(2): 2.



Ophthalmology for family physicians

The ophthalmology course will help equip family physicians and general practitioners with an updated planned and structured approach to evaluating patients with ocular complaints.