Namir Kafil-Hussain

Dr. Namir Kafil-Hussain is an experienced consultant ophthalmic surgeon and has held senior clinical consulting roles in the leading specialist hospitals in the UK and UAE. He trained at centers of excellence in ophthalmology, including Oxford, London, Dublin, and Baghdad. He has lectured, researched, and published extensively on his specialist areas of interest. Dr. Namir brings exceptional skills and experience to the pediatric and ophthalmology teams, which provides a comprehensive service to younger patients by covering the full range of advanced medical and surgical services.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Branches : American Hospital Dubai


  • MBChB, Baghdad, Iraq
  • MSc, Baghdad, Iraq
  • FRCSEd, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • CCST, Oxford, United Kingdom
  • FRCOphth, London, United Kingdom

Professional Associations:

  • Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU).
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London
  • Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British and Irish Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Association
  • World Society of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant, Ashford and St. Peter's Hospital, United Kingdom
  • Consultant, Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Consultant, Ashford and St. Peter's Hospital, United Kingdom

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Strabismus (squint) for children and adults