About

After passing MBBS in 1992, Dr. Mostafa completed DO and MS in ophthalmology. Subsequently he completed a fellowship program in pediatric ophthalmology & strabismus at Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospital, Pakistan in 2007 and refresher course in England in 2013. Since then he does monthly 40-50 pediatric cataract surgery and 15-20 squint surgery on regular basis. He has spent a number of years in teaching under- and post-graduate students, and has 21 publications to his credit. He has presented scientific research papers in conferences in Pakistan, China, Australia, UAE, Italy, Hong-Kong, England, Japan, Spain, Taiwan and Bangladesh. He visited many renowned hospitals in the world like Great Ormond Street Hospital in London. He is an international member of American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus

Specialty

Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus

Qualifications

  • MBBS
  • MS (Ophth)
  • DO
  • Clinical Fellowship (Pakistan, England)

Experience

  • Refresher course (clinical attachment) in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus in Kettering General Hospital, UK in June, 2013.
  • Consultant Ophthalmologist (part-time) in Sandhani International Eye Bank (in collaboration with ORBIS International) for more than 1 year.
  • Teacher of DO, MS, FCPS and Fellowship Training courses in Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus.
  • Superviser and examiner of MLOP (Mid Level Ophthalmic Paramedic) courses conducted by State Medical Faculty of Bangladesh.
  • Worked in Ophthalmology department of Khulna Medical College and Hospital (for about 3 years).
  • Also has teaching experience of about five years in Khulna Medical College and Comilla Medical College.
  • Completed a course on Teaching Methodology and Medical Education organized by Centre for Medical Education and F.I.M.C.
  • Two weeks training in Eye Banking in LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India.
  • No. of pediatric cataract surgery done is 3500 and squint surgery is 600.
  • Attended APAO congress 2007 at Lahore, Pakistan.
  • Presented paper (poster) in 25th APAO congress 2010 at Beijing, China & joint meeting of APAO/AAO held in conjunction with 15th congress of Chinese Ophthalmological Society.
  • Attended 26th APAO congress 2010 at Sydney, Australia.
  • Attended World Ophthalmology Congress 2012 in Abu Dhabi, UAE as presenter of free paper and chairperson of strabismus free paper session.
  • Presented a free paper titled “General Anesthesia with muscle relaxant in pediatric cataract surgery” in national annual conference of OSB, 2012.
  • A paper was accepted in the World Congress of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus, 2012 in Italy.
  • Presented a free paper titled “General Anesthesia with muscle relaxant in pediatric cataract surgery” in the 8th International Symposium in Ophthalmology in Hong Kong, 2012
  • Presented both free paper and poster paper titled “How muscle relaxants favor pediatric cataract surgery” in Oxford Ophthalmological Congress 2013.
  • Presented a paper on “Postoperative care and controversies in pediatric cataract management” in the seminar of Pediatric Ophthalmology of OSB on 17 August 2013 in Dhaka.
  • Presented a free paper on “Recovery of stereopsis following delayed surgical realignment in early age of onset of strabismus” in the World Ophthalmology Congress 2014 in Tokyo, Japan.
  • Co guide of dissertation of “Convergence insufficiency and effectiveness of pen exercise” for FCPS of Dr. Umme Kulsum.
  • Co guide of dissertation of “Supratarsal injection in Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis” for FCPS of Dr. Bipul Sarker.
  • Exchange of views and sharing of experiences with the foreign faculties of individual subspecialties of UC Davies, California, USA
  • Peer Reviewer of Clinical Ophthalmology, Clinical Optometry and Eye & Brain.
  • Visits: Visited SKF Pediatric Ophthalmology Training Centre, Kunming, China in 22 September 2010

    a. Visited Chang Cataract Surgery Training Centre, Kunming, China, 22 September 2010
    b. Visited Rich & Yang Memorial Eye Centre, Kunming, China, 22 September c. 2010
    c. Visited Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK, 25 June & 4 July 2013.
    d. Visited Kettering General Hospital, UK, 24-28 June 2013
    e. Visited London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK, June 2013

  • CME Certificate by European Accreditation Council for WOC 2012 congress attendance
  • CME Certificate by Abu Dhabi Health Authority for WOC 2012 congress attendance
  • CME Certificate by European Accreditation Council for WOC 2014 congress attendance

Research activities

  • “Association of Diabetic Retinopathy with Microalbuminuria in type 2 Diabetes Mellitus”
  • “Association of Microalbuminuria with Diabetic Retinopathy in type 2 Diabetes Mellitus”
  • “Scleral Fixation Posterior Chamber Intra Ocular Lens in Children”
  • “Surgical Outcome of Horizontal Strabismus”
  • “Outcome of pediatric cataract surgery”
  • “Cyclic esotropia”
  • “Systemis Steroid and Triamcinolone Injection” in combating Pediatric Inflammation”
  • “Convergence or fusion insufficiency with or without refractive error”
  • “ How muscle relaxants favor pediatric cataract surgery”
  • “Recovery of Stereopsis Following Delayed Surgical Realignment in Early Onset Strabismus”

Published Papers & Journals

  • “Diverticulum of the Lacrimal Sac with Rhinosporidiosis” (A Case Report) published on December 1995 in the journal named Transactions of The Ophthalmological Society of Bangladesh.
  • “ Uveitis due to lepromatous leprosy” (A Case Report) published on December 2003 in the journal named Transactions of The Ophthalmological Society of Bangladesh.
  • “Complete ptosis of right upper eyelid due to trauma and its management “(A Case Report) published on
    June 1995 in the journal named Transactions of The Ophthalmological Society of Bangladesh.
  • “A rare case of Oculopharyngeal Dystrophy” (A Case Report) published on July 2004 in the journal of Bangladesh Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • “Association of Diabetic Retinopathy with Microalbuminuria in type 2 Diabetes Mellitus” (Original article) published on January 2006 in Bangladesh Journal of Medicine, Vol. 17.
  • “Association of Microalbuminuria with Diabetic Retinopathy in type 2 Diabetes Mellitus”(Original article) published on July-December 2005 in Diabetes and Endocrine Journal , Vol. 33.
  • “Scleral Fixation Posterior Chamber Intra Ocular Lens in Children” published on March 2007 in the Journal named Transactions of The Ophthalmological Society of Bangladesh.]
  • “Surgical Outcome of Horizontal Strabismus” in the journal of Bangladesh Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • “Outcome of pediatric cataract surgery” in the Transaction of Ophthlalmological Society of Bangladesh (OSB) in 2010.
  • “Three cases of cyclic esotropia” (case report) in the Transaction of OSB in 2010.
  • “Systemis Steroid and Triamcinolone Injection” in combating Pediatric Inflammation” in the Transacion of OSB in 2010.
  • “How far we can help children in Marfan Syndrome” in the journal of BAO in 2010.
  • “Management of pediatric cataract” in the Bangladesh Journal of Community Ophthalmology in 2009.
  • “Convergence or fusion insufficiency with or without refractive error” in the Transaction of OSB in 2011.
  • “ How muscle relaxants favor pediatric cataract surgery” in the Transaction of OSB 2012.
  • Thesis: Association of Diabetic Retinopathy with Microalbuminuria in type-2 Diabetes Mellitus (January-2005).