Dr. Christine is a graduate of Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary (2000).
Dr. Christine is German Board Qualified in Ophthalmology (Facharzt) and is a Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO).
Dr. Christine was a resident in Ophthalmology at Klinikum Frankfurt-Höchst, Germany - Head of Department, Professor Dr. med. Claus Eckardt. Her experience includes general opthalmology with an emphasis in retinology, refractive ophthalmology, laser treatments, and minor surgical operations. During this period Dr. Christine was also a consulting doctor in the pediatric intensive care unit for ROP screening. She also participated in cornea transplant bank management.
Dr. Christine worked at Augenzentrum Bad Kreuznach, Germany in a private surgical ophthalmology practice with primary responsibility for general ophthalmology and medical retina.
Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic in Abu Dhabi Dr. Christine worked as a Senior Registrar with the medical retina team at Dubai Hospital.
Dr. Christine is married with 3 children. She resided in the UAE since August 2009, initially in Abu Dhabi and more recently in Dubai. Prior to relocating to the UAE Dr. Christine lived in Prague in the Czech Republic. Dr. Christine is German and is fluent in German, English and Hungarian.