Consultant of Ophthalmology

King Faisal Specialist Hospital
Saudi Arabia (SA)
Closing date
22 Aug 2022

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Hospital, International, Ophthalmology
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Contract Type
Full Time
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King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre (KFSH&RC) is a tertiary care, state of the art Hospital situated in the cities of Riyadh, Jeddah and Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The hospital vision is to be the specialized healthcare provider of choice for every patient. Our Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission International Accreditation (JCIA) since 2000 and has a combined bed capacity of 2,383 is dispersed over three locations.

KFSH&RC is the national referral center for Oncology, Organ Transplantation, Cardiovascular Diseases, Neurosciences and Genetic Diseases with postgraduate education programs that support both Residency and Fellowship Training. The Research Centre at KFSH&RC pursues advanced research in the areas of Cancer, Cell Biology, Radiopharmaceuticals Production, Infectious Diseases, Stem Cell and other programs dedicated to the advancement of science and the translation of research findings into better healthcare. We all in KFSH&RC strive to serve our society with the highest level of healthcare and best patient experience in an integrated education and research setting.

The Department of Ophthalmology at KFSH&RC is comprised of highly skilled ophthalmologists and professional staff who can provide a complete range of medical and surgical management of both routine and complex eye disorders. Our goal is to enhance the quality of life for those we serve by improving sight, and preventing blindness through compassionate patient care, community educational events, innovative research, and educational programs that advances the knowledge, and skills of practicing ophthalmologists everywhere, now and for future generations. Our specialty services include cornea and external disease, comprehensive ophthalmology, neuro-ophthalmology, oculoplastic ophthalmology, pediatric ophthalmology, strabismus, genetics, glaucoma, retina/vitreous disorders, low vision, adult / pediatric optometry and contact lens fitting.

The Ophthalmology Department not only handles patient care through internal referrals and consultations from various services/departments in the hospital, but also, caters to other eye hospitals tertiary referrals due to our multidisciplinary approach.

We are seeking candidates for the Consultant position for the Department of Ophthalmology. Qualified candidates must have graduated from an accedited medical school, completed required period of training, specialty and sub-specialty with Board certification & membership or fellowship status in United Kingdom or Canada, or equivalent. Sub-specialty training and certification (if applicable) are required. Publicaitons records must be original articles in peer-reviewed journals and number of publlications should be a minimum of 10.

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Recruitment Department - International Recruitment
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre – Riyadh (MBC # 68 )

Post Office Box 3354, Riyadh, 11211, Saudi Arabia
Telephone: 00966 1 442 7345

For more information about the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, please visit our web site at

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