Dr. Hassan Abdul Aziz

Dr Hassan Abdul Aziz is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Northwest Clinic, Dubai.

After graduating from medical school, Dr. Hassan Abdul Aziz completed his ophthalmology residency training at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida.  Bascom Palmer has been ranked the number one eye hospital in the United States of America for over 16 years in a row. Next, he went to Cole Eye Institute at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, to complete a fellowship in ocular oncology.  Afterwards, Dr. Abdul Aziz completed a fellowship in vitreoretinal diseases and ocular oncology at the USC Roski Eye Institute in Los Angeles, California. He received his American Board of Ophthalmology in 2016. Subsequently, Dr. Abdul Aziz completed a surgical vitreoretinal fellowship at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.

Dr Abdul Aziz’s practice encompasses evaluation and treatment of medical and surgical retinal diseases including Retinal Detachment, Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Vascular Disorders and Retinopathy of Prematurity.

Moreover, Dr Abdul Aziz is an Ocular Oncologist (Eye Cancer Specialist) and is an expert in the treatment of Uveal Melanoma, Retinoblastoma and Tumors of the Ocular Surface.

In addition to completing his training in prominent institutions in North America, Dr  Abdul Aziz has over 40 peer reviewed medical publications and has written 4 book chapters. He is an active member of multiple international ophthalmic societies including American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retina Specialist, Vit-Buckle Society and International Society of Ocular Oncology.


Special interests & experiences

  • Retina surgeon
  • Ocular oncologist

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Retina Specialist
  • Vit-Buckle Society
  • International Society of Ocular Oncology

Professional Licenses

  • American board of Ophthalmology
  • Dubai Health Authority (DHA)

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Spanish


MBBS Kaunas Medical University, Lebanon

Internship in Internal Medicine: Jackson Memorial Hospital – University of Miami

Residency in Ophthalmology: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute – University of Miami

Fellowship in Ocular Pathology: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute – University of Miami

Fellowship in Ocular Oncology: Cole Eye Institute – Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Fellowship in Vitreoretinal surgery & Ocular Oncology: USC Roski Eye Institute – Keck School of Medicine

Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery: Department of Ophthalmology – University of British Columbia


2023 – to dateConsultant Ophthalmologist at Northwest Clinic

2018 – to dateConsultant Ophthalmologist at Clemenceau Medical Center in Beirut and Dubai