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Ophthalmologist

Karim Fouad Tomey, Lebanese ophthalmologist. Diplomate American Board Ophthalmology. Recipient Honor award American Academy Ophthalmology, 1994, Gold medal award Pan Arab Council of Ophthalmology, 1997. Fellow American College Surgeons, Royal College of Ophthalmologists/London; member Lebanese Ophthalmology Society, Ophthalmology Alumni Association, American Glaucoma Society, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Tomey, Karim Fouad was born on June 14, 1947 in Safad, Lebanon. Son of Fouad George and Alexandra (Sabbagh) Tomey.

Education

Bachelor of Science, American University Beirut, 1968. Doctor of Medicine, American University Beirut, 1972.

Career

Rotating intern American University of Beirut Medical Center, 1971-1972, resident, department ophthalmology, 1972-1975. Postdoctoral fellow The Wilmer Institute/Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1975-1977. Associate professor AUB, Beirut, 1977-1983.

Chief, Glaucoma Division King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, 1983-1993, Beirut Eye Specialist Center, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Ophthalmology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and publications.

Membership

Fellow American College Surgeons, Royal College of Ophthalmologists/London. Member Lebanese Ophthalmology Society, Ophthalmology Alumni Association, American Glaucoma Society, New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Fadwa Majdalani, march 24, 1976.

father:
Fouad George Tomey

mother:
Alexandra (Sabbagh) Tomey

spouse:
Fadwa Majdalani