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Department of Ophthalmology

Department of Ophthalmology

Dr. Arif A. Adenwala

MS, DNB, FRCS, ICO (UK) Fellowship in Phacoemulsification and General Ophthalmology.

Specialist Opthalmology

Work Experience
He was working as Consultant at Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital one of the premier hospital in Bombay with Dr S. Natarajan. He completed his fellowship in general ophthalmology and fellowship from a 200 Bedded Eye hospital in India. He has gained good clinical experience while working in these hospitals.

He is well expertise in Phaco emulsification, Manual small incision cataract surgery, Glaucoma surgeries and Squint corrections. He is well versed with laser procedures like Nd; YAG laser Capsulotomy and Irodotomy. He has written many chapters in national and international text books esp with Dr Howard Fine and Dr Luther Fry. He has assisted Dr Michael Blumenthal during International live surgery work shop in Bombay in 2003. He has presented papers in national and international conferences. He also did study on Use of Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) as one of the recent investigative tool for patients with Glaucoma.

His special interest is in Paediatric Ophthalmology including squint.

Dr. Valeri Kolotov 
MBBS, MD Ph.D                                                                                 
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Specialist Ophthalmologist       

Nationality: Russian       
                Languages Spoken: English, Russian, German

Work Experience (In brief)

Dr Valeri has worked as a teacher for students in medical universities and Academy for Advanced Medical Study for 23 years. He has also worked as Ophthalmology surgeon for 18 years in UAE at the Al Manara Hospital in Abu Dhabi and in Zulekha Hospital.
Research / Publications

Dr. Kolotov has published over 50 articles covering subjects such as Trauma of eyes, Congenital Cataract and Glaucoma, Retinopathy prematurity, etc.

Special Interests

Implantation of IOL (Intraocular Lens) for children’s is his area of special interest.



Nationality: Egyptian 
Languages: Spoken English, Arabic and French

Work Experience
Dr Nael has worked as Specialist ophthalmology in Life Line Hospital, Abu Dhabi. He has also worked as a Specialist in ophthalmology in Canadian Specialist Hospital, Dubai. Prior to relocating in UAE he worked as Lecturer of Ophthalmology in Cairo, Egypt.
Special Interests
Diabetic Eye Diseases and Pediatric Ophthalmology.

Research / Publications
Dr Nael has published several medical papers such as:

• Evaluation of I.O.L. Implants in Pediatrics 2003.
• Triamcinolone-assisted pars Plana Vitrectomy

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