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Doctor’s profile

Name: Babak Bab Sharif

Specialty: Ophthalmology and oculoplastics

Subspecialty:  Plastic eye surgery (oculoplastics), blepharoplasty, puffy eye surgery, eyelid surgery, cataract surgery, strabismus surgery

Years of experience and number of successful surgeries: Over 20 years of experience and more than 30000 successful surgeries

Languages: English, Persian

Dr. Babak Bab Sharif’s CV

Dr Bab Sharif received a fellowship degree from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow UK, specializing in eye surgery. One year later, he also received a fellowship degree from the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in London. He is a consultant at Wave Light Excimer Laser Company (ALCON – USA). Also, he is involved in the training of other Surgeons in many countries on different Refractive Surgery Techniques.

He has published many articles on the “Diagnosis and Management of Eye Diseases;” including a textbook on “Corneal Diseases” which was nominated for the prize of the best medical book published in Britain by the Society of British Authors.

Dr Bab Sharif Sharif has been invited by many countries in the World to give training courses on Eye Laser Surgery (PRK, LASIK, & Intra LASIK) to Eye Surgeons and Medical Doctors. Few years ago, he was invited as a visiting Professor at New York University Medical School and the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary where he gave lectures on the same subject. Dr Bab Sharif’s professions and expertise mainly are:

-Ophthalmology, Subspecialty in Cosmetic Eye Surgeries (Oculoplastic), & Strabismus
-Cosmetic surgery of eyelids (Blepharoplasty): ptosis, Botox, eyelid droop, lifting of eye brows, eyelid, disorders, PRP, filler Injection
-Strabismus surgery: Types of strabismus (strabismus), nystagmus (shaky eyes)
-Correcting poor vision (farsightedness, nearsightedness and astigmatism: LASIK, LASIK Animation, LASEK, LASEK surgery animation, PRK
-Orbital Diseases: Orbital cellulitis, Orbital fracture, Orbital tumors, thyroid eye disease
-Lacrimal System: congenital  nasolacrimal duct obstruction, adult nasolacrimal duct obstruction


  • Member of American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO),
  • Member of European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ESCRS),
  • Received the Certificate of Ophthalmology from the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) Cambridge,UK, Board of Ophthalmology in year 1997,
  • Passed a complementary course at the University of Texas, USA,
  • Director of Cornea and Refractive Surgery Services

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