Dr. Qasim Aref Qasem

Dr. Qasim Aref Qasem

  • Pediatric Ophthalmologist, Vitreous and Retinal Surgeon
  • General Ophthalmic Surgery, Ireland
    Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology, Retina and Vitreous Surgery and Refractive Ophthalmology
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  • Dr. Qasem is fluent in English and Arabic.

Dr. Qasim Aref Qasem's Biography

Dr. Qasem has been an Ophthalmologist for more than 17 years. He specialises in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Vitreo Retinal Surgery.

He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow and the United Kingdom. He holds the European Board of Ophthalmology and is registered with the Irish and British Medical Council.

He has completed, in addition to the full training programme in General Ophthalmic Surgery in Ireland, sub-speciality fellowship in Pediatric ophthalmology, retina and vitreous surgery and refractive Ophthalmology.

Dr. Qasem most recently worked as a Consultant Pediatric Ophthalmologist at James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough, UK. Previously he held positions at several prestigious hospitals, The Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital Dublin, Waterford Regional Hospital, and as a Consultant at Dublin’s Mater Misericordiae Hospital and the Children’s University Hospital, Ireland.

He was a lecturer at the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland between 2000 and 2002.

He is well published in his field and presented on numerous occasions at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Congress. Dr. Qasem also is a reviewer for the British Journal of Ophthalmology.