Dry eyes

Dry eye disease, etiology, differential diagnosis and treatment.

Ptosis (droopy lid)

levator resection in 12 year old child

eyelid lecture Dr. khalid al zubi https://youtu.be/Y8Ctna09K_w https://youtu.be/-o2ulDfOlXU Ptosis describes a low position of the upper lid on the globe. It is not a diagnosis. Children with ptosis are at risk of amblyopia if the eyelid covers any part of the pupil, and may require urgent brow suspension. Causes: ■ Congenital: Congenital levator dystrophy, congenital Horner’s…… Continue reading Ptosis (droopy lid)

Categorized as Plastics

Eyelid disease

the lecture is intended to show the definition and difference between entropion and ectropion

Categorized as Plastics

Why did I choose ophthalmology as a future career?


This is a trues story of how I got into medicine and ended up in ophthalmology. The story is intended to guide students that are trying to choose their future career. It will be a good idea to think twice before deciding on picking a specialty after graduation.
Khalil AL-Salem M.D FRCS FICO

Can Sauna Sweats Lower Your Blood Pressure?

By Khalil Al-Salem M.D FRCS, FICO Edited by Mahmoud Al-Salem M.D FRCophth Knowledge and Health Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 (Al-Salem Eye CLinic) — Frequent sauna bathers might be boosting their heart health as they sweat, new research suggests. Studying more than 1,600 middle-aged men in Finland, researchers found that those who took sauna baths four to seven…… Continue reading Can Sauna Sweats Lower Your Blood Pressure?

Plexr, Eyelid soft surgery.

Written by: Khalil Al-Salem M.D FRCS, FICO  Reviewed by: Mahmoud Al-Salem M.D FRCOphth “The amazing alternative to surgery!” Now launched at Al-Salem eye Clinic,  PLEXR is a revolutionary and patented innovation, opening a new and exciting frontier in the fields of Aesthetic medicine. Plexr is a hand held device that uses a focused and controlled…… Continue reading Plexr, Eyelid soft surgery.