Dr Irfan Khan is a comprehensively trained ophthalmic surgeon with specialisation in all aspects of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Motility He is one of the few ophthalmologists in the world with dual training from United Kingdom and Canada He is subspecialty trained in the management of Paediatric Cataracts Paediatric Glaucoma Retinopathy of Prematurity Retinoblastoma Paediatric Anterior Segment Reconstruction common Paediatric Oculoplastics Strabismus or Squint Adult Strabismus with Adjustable sutures and Adult Cataract SurgeryAfter graduating from Allama Iqbal Medical College Pakistan he undertook his basic Ophthalmic surgical training in Ireland at the Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital Dublin and then Waterford University Hospital Waterford 20052009 He completed his higher surgical training in Ophthalmology at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital Manchester with advanced specialty training in Paediatric Ophthalmology 2009 2014 and then worked as a Paediatric Ophthalmology Consultant at Stepping Hill Hospital Stockport NHS Trust 2014 To gain further experience he did a fellowship from the world renowned Hospital for Sick Children Sickkids Toronto and was awarded the JD Moran award for being the most outstanding fellow at that institution 2015He has threepost graduate degrees from the Royal College of Ophthalmologists London and received his Certificate of Completion of Specialty Training CCST from the General Medical Council UK in 2013 He holds a postgraduate degree from EdgeHill University in Medical EducationHe is a member of the American Academy of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Royal College of Ophthalmologists London UKIn addition to his clinical work he has published important research in the peer reviewed press and is a sought after presenter at international Ophthalmology conferences He is actively involved in formulating guidelines for Neonatal screening for Retinopathy of Prematurity in the UAE In his free time he is involved in providing charitable eye services to the underprivileged in Pakistan
Al Jalil Childrens Specialty Hospital
United Arab Emirates
Certificate of completion of specialist training in Ophthalmology G M C U K 2013 Certified clinical supervisor Post graduate medical education Edgehill University U K
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