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  • Glaucoma treatments
  • Paediatric (childhood) eye care

  • Retina and cornea treatments

  • Cataract removal and lens implants

  • Oculoplastic surgeries

  • Low-vision aids

  • Laser vision correction

Qualifications & Professional Memberships
  • September 2015: Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Total Quality Management for Healthcare Reform from the American University in Cairo.
  • July 2000: Fellowship of the Royal College of surgeons, Edinburgh.

  • November 1998: Doctoral degree (M.D, PhD) in ophthalmology, Cairo University

  • July 1998: the final part of the international clinical science assessment for ophthalmologists carried out by the international council of ophthalmology, England.

  • February 1996: Part I FRCS, London.

  • November 1994: M Sc degree in ophthalmology, Cairo University.

  • November 1990: graduated from the Cairo university school of medicine graded excellent with honour. Classified first with the highest marks in medicine and surgery.

Current Positions​
  • Professor of Ophthalmology, Cairo University, 2009 , till the present.

  • Consultant Ophthalmic surgeon and Glaucoma consultant at Al Nour eye hospital since 1997.

  • International Referee for the glaucoma papers (Eye journal, England).

  • International referee for ARCHIVES journal of Ophthalmology

  • Reviewer for the ( Journal of Glaucoma).

  • Medical director of AL Nour Eye Hospital( Nasr City Branch)  since May 2008.

  • International member of ISOS

  • Member of the AAO

  • Board member of the Egyptian Ophthalmological Society ( EOS, 2012-2016)

  • Founder of the young ophthalmologist club (EOS)

  • Board member of Rowad Correction Center ( RCC), 2014.

  • Founder of the Egyptian Society For Continuous Ophthalmic Education ( EGSCOE), 2015. with the first meeting held on March,4,2016.

  • AURORA member, Allergan  since 2012.

Current Positions
International Publications
  • Abdelrahman AM. Trabeculotome- Guided unroofing of Schlemm's canal. J Cataract Refrct Surg 2005; 31(1):238-240.

  • Abdelrahman AM. Trabeculotome- guided non penetrating glaucoma surgery. Intraocular implant & Refractive Society, India. 2004; Vol.1, No.3:66-67.

  • Abdelrahman AM. Trabeculotome-Guided Deep Sclerectomy. A pilot study. Am J Ophthalmol, 2005; 140 (1): 152-154. With a special report in Eye World commenting on the technique (December, 2005), under the title: modified glaucoma surgery developed, involving a special comment from dr. Ike Ahmed, Toronto, Canada.

  • Abdelrahman AM. Viscocanalostomy without deep scleral excision. Middle East Journal of ophthalmology. 2007; 14 (2): 46-50.

  • Abdelrahman AM, El Tanamly RM. Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty in Egyptian Patients with Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma. Middle East Afro J Ophthamol.2012 Jul-Sept,19 (3):299-303

  • Abdelrahman AM, El-Sayed YM. Prolene canalostenting in deep sclerectomy: A pilot study. Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2015 [cited 2015 Oct 26];22:514-6.

  • Abdelrahman AM. Noninvasive glaucoma procedures: current options and future innovations. Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol. 2015 Jan-Mar;22(1):2-9. doi: 10.4103/0974-9233.148342. PubMed PMID: 25624667; PubMed Central PMCID:PMC4302472.

  • Abdelrahman AM, El-Sayed YM. Prolene canalostenting in deep sclerectomy: A pilot study. Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2015 [cited 2015 Oct 26];22:514-6.

  • Abdelrahman, A. M., H. E. M. Cheweikh, D. M. S. El-Fayoumi, and R. S. H. M. Allam, "A new Ultrasound Biomicroscopic Sign seen after Deep Sclerectomy (Dolphin Head Sign).", Journal of Current Glaucoma Practice, vol. 10, issue 2, pp. 56-59, 2016.

  • Abdelrahman AM. Refractory Glaucomas. Types and Management. Review Article/JORS Abdelrahman AM, 2017, 1(1):1-14. Sutureless Deep Sclerectomy. Journal of Glaucoma.

National Publications

  • El hilali H, Abdelrahman AM.  Evaluation of  Ahmed Valve Implantation in Resistant Glaucoma. Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2000; VOL.93, Number 3,573-579.

  • EL Chewickh H, Abdelrahman AM. Comparative study between topographic and echographic measurements of Cup/Disc ration in Glaucomatous eyes. Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2000; VOL.93, Number 3,611-614.

  • Abdelrahman AM, Abdelrahman KS, Khalil EF. Clear corneal Phacoemulsification using 2% Lidocaine gel. Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2001; VOL.94, Number 2,195-198

  • El- Chewickh H, El Hilali H, Abdelrahman AM. Echographic evaluation of Ahmed Valve Implants. Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2001; VOL.94, Number 3,335-338.

  • El- Basty MK, Ahmed MH, Abdelrahman AM. Diode laser cyclophotocoagualtion; Parameters and Results. . Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2002; VOL.95, Number 3,373-376.

  • Nabih MH, Abdelrahman AM. Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification in eyes with filtering blebs. Cataract & Cornea, 2002; Vol.8, 81-88.

  • Abdelrahman AM. Does Phacoemulsification affect the Trabeculectomy outcome in combined surgery? Comparative study using Mitomycin-C. Cataract & Cornea, 2003; Vol.9, 79-85.

  • El- Kateb AH, Shalash RB, Abdelrahman AM, Awadalla MA, Balbaa IA. Phakic Anterior chamber lenses for correction of high myopia. Med. J. Cairo Univ, 2003; Vol.  71, No 2, June, 131-134.

  • Abdelrahman AM. Short-Groove Nucleofractis: A safe method of nucleus disassembly. Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2003; VOL.96, Number 2,225-230.

  • El-Agha, Smith P, Abdelhameed MA, Abdelrahman AM, He YG. Epidemiology and Management outcomes of Intraocular foreign bodies in two large university hospitals. Kasr El Aini Medical Journal, 2003; Vol.,9, NO.4, July, 13-23.

  • Abdel nabi EA, Mohammed NG, Abdelrahman AM, Amin A, Abu El Einen KG. The role of Dacryoscintigraphy in preoperative and postoperative assessment of dacryocystorhinostomy. Kasr El Aini Medical Journal, 2004; Vol., 10, NO.2, March, 165-174.

  • Sabry SM, Kamal M, Khafagy AA, Abdelrahman AM. Study of the phacoslice and separate technique in Phacoemulsification in different grades of nuclear hardness in comparison to phaco stop and chop technique. Kasr El Aini Medical Journal, 2005; Vol.,11, NO.3, May,273-280.

  • Abdelrahman AM, El Tanamly RM. Mitomycin C assisted Trabeculectomy in diabetic neovascualr glaucoma. Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2005; VOL.98, Number 3,401-405

  • Abdelrahman AM. Trabeculotome-Guided Deep Sclerectomy. A novel technique with early results. Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2005; VOL.98, Number 3,435-440.

  • Abdel nabi EA, El Zawahri O, Abdelrahman AM, Reda A. The role of internal limiting membrane peeling in macular hole surgery. Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2007; (In press)

  • Abdel nabi EA, El Zawahri O, Abdelrahman AM, El mekkaey H. Phaco prechop. Bull. Ophthalmolo.SOC. EGYPT, 2007; (In press).

  • Abdelrahman AM, Helmy G. Persistent posterior corneal folds after subscleral trabeculectomy. Cataract & Cornea, 2007 (In press).

  • Bahgat MM, Abdelrahman AM, El-Mekswey H, Hanafi M, Eissa SA. Graft- Host Junction thickness measured by ultrasound biomicroscopy, as an indicator of wound healing in conventional and half-top-hat penetrating keratoplasty. Cataract & Cornea, 2013;Vol.19, 32-39.

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