Department of Surgery

Division of Ophthalmology

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Division's Overview

Deals with children with acquired and congenital lesions of the eye, orbit, and related structures, including retinopathy of prematurity, eyelid deformities and lid lesions, orbital dermoid tumors, orbital cellulitis, congenital corneal malformations, congenital cataract, congenital glaucoma, neurofibromatosis, genetic disorders, retinal dystrophies, strabismus and neuro-ocular lesions, intraocular tumors and idiopathic intracranial hypertension.

Division's Services

Congenital cataract

Congenital corneal malformations

Congenital glaucoma

Congenital lesions of the eye

Eyelid deformities and lid lesions

Genetic disorders

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension

Intraocular tumors


Orbital cellulitis

Orbital dermoid tumors

Retinal dystrophies

Retinopathy of prematurity

Strabismus and neuro-ocular lesions


Sidra outpatient clinic location map

“Patients and family members, if you are visiting the Sidra Outpatient Clinic, please follow the directions provided in this map for accurate directions. We ensure this map is always current and updated with any changes in routes.”

The Department of Pediatric Medicine will ensure compliance with the standards set by the Sidra Quality Department and the directives of the Supreme Council of Health for the wait times and the length of stay (LOS). The directives from the Supreme Council of Health currently require that all patients seen in outpatient clinics be attended to within the 30 minutes of their appointment. Length of stay targets will be set by each division in the Department of Pediatric.


Operating Hours

Sunday - Thursday07:00 am - 03:00 pm
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David Sigalet

Medical Director Outpatient Center and Department Chair of Surgery

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