Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine dealing in the physiology and anatomy of the eye, and all the diseases that affect it. It addresses everything from simply prescribing corrective lenses to performing delicate and essential eye surgeries.


The Ophthalmology Department at Tel Chiha Hospital endeavors to offer all patients the most advanced and bespoke care by using the latest developments in diagnostic procedure to ensure that any eye disorders are detected, treated, and where possible, prevented.


The qualified ophthalmologists who manage the department provide any and all medical treatment necessary to patients to treat vision problems such as: corneal disease, glaucoma, cataracts, and myriad other diseases of the eye.



Benefits of the Department

The Ophthalmology Department delivers expert care to patients, and undertakes a broad range of surgical treatments for both children and adults, including:


-Cataract surgery

-Corneal refractive surgery

-Eyelid and cosmetic eyelid surgery

-Glaucoma surgery

-Lacrimal surgery

-Macular degeneration treatment, including intravitreal drug delivery

-Orbital surgery

-Refraction correction: nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism

-Strabismus surgery


Patients are free to contact our experienced and specialized department should they have any eye issues or concerns.



The Team

Dr. Camile Maalouf and Dr. Nabil Maacaroun.


Tel. +961 8 82 30 55, Ext. 1186-1175