Maan Alkharashi, M.D.

Research Summary

Dr. Alkharashi studies surgical techniques for pediatric and adult strabismus with adjustable sutures, complex strabismus from thyroid orbitopathy and trauma. He is also interested in studying the different types of inherited retinal degenerations, including Leber congenital amaurosis and choroideremia.

Selected Publications

For a full publication list, please see his CV.

Chalifoux E, AlKharashi M, Superstein R, Sabzevari S, Flanders M. Adjustable surgical treatment of adult exotropia: postoperative target angles and surgical success. Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology. 2016: 51:4 , 254 - 257.

Zoroquiain P, Aldrees S, Logan P, Alkharashi M, Toledo Diaz AB, et al. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Receptor is expressed in Retinoblastoma. J Clin Exp Pathol. 2015: 5:231.

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Biosketch

Education

2008: MD, Medicine and Surgery, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Postgraduate Training

2008–2009: Internship, Medicine, Surgery, ED, ICU, Ophthalmology, OB/Gyn, Pediatrics, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

2010-2015: Resident, Ophthalmology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

2015-2016: Fellow, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Boston Children’s Hospital and Mass. Eye and Ear

Honors (select)

2013

First prize in the CAPOS Research Awards, Canadian Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting (COS)

2013

The Guardian Angel Honor, The Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University

2016

Fellow Research Award, American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS)