Andrea Ghanem, MD is an Associate Staff Physician in the Eye Institute at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.
Prior to joining CCAD Dr. Andrea worked as a General and Pediatric Ophthalmologist at Magrabi Eye & Ear Center, Abu Dhabi.
Dr. Andrea received her medical degree from Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic (2006).
She is a German Board Qualified in Ophthalmology (Facharzt) and is a Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO). Her experience includes general ophthalmology with an emphasis in retinology, laser treatments and minor surgical operations.
Dr. Andrea was a resident in Ophthalmology in Lexum Eye Clinic in Prague, Czech Republic from 2007 to 2008 (trained in refractive surgery under Leadership of Prof. Dr. Filipec), 2008-2011 in Helios Klinikum Aue, Germany (general ophthalmology and training in retinology under Prof. Dr. Kohen) and 2011/2012 in Klinikum Nord Nuernberg, Germany (General Ophthalmology under Prof. Dr. Schmidbauer). During her residency Dr. Andrea participated in a training at the Vissum Eye Clinic, Alicante, Spain (Prof. Dr. Alió) 2005 and at the Baviera Eye Clinic, Valencia, Spain (Dr. Baviera) 2011. After residency she worked at Eye Clinic, Glattzentrum, Zürich, Switzerland (2013) and at Eye Clinic of Dr. Kemmerling, Dr. Eckert, Sindelfingen, Germany (2014) within general ophthalmology, pediatric ophthalmology, laser treatments, intravitreal injections and minor lid surgeries.
Dr. Andrea is fluent in English, German, Spanish, Czech and Slovak.