Brian K. Armstrong, MD, is a Staff Physician in the Eye Institute at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. He specializes in cataract surgery, corneal transplantations, ocular surface disease, and refractive surgery, including LASIK, PRK and intraocular lens based solutions. Dr. Armstrong has performed thousands of eye surgeries, including corneal transplantations, cataract surgeries and refractive eye surgeries.
Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Dr. Armstrong worked as Assistant Chief of the Department of Ophthalmology at the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group in Washington, DC, and Maryland, US.
Dr. Armstrong is a member of many professional organizations. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and International Society of Refractive Surgery, the latter of which honored him for his contributions as a young investigator to academic Ophthalmology and refractive surgery.
Dr. Armstrong received his medical degree from the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee, US. He completed his residency in Ophthalmology at the Vanderbilt Eye Institute at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, US. He completed his fellowship in Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery at Cleveland Clinic’s Cole Eye Institute in Cleveland, Ohio, US.