Dr. Hady El-Saheb

Dr Hady El-Saheb, MD, MPH, FRCSC, DABOHady Saheb Bio Photo

Dr Hady El-Saheb, a specialist in glaucoma, has extended his availability at our clinic to accommodate our growing volume of glaucoma patients seeking excellent care.

Hady El-Saheb, MD, MPH, FRCSC, DABO, is currently Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of Resident Research at McGill University. He is also a Consultant on the Ophthalmic Devices Panel of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Dr El-Saheb earned his medical degree and completed his residency at McGill University. He was then a glaucoma fellow at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, which is the #1 Eye Institute in the United States and subsequently completed a second fellowship in Novel Glaucoma Surgical Devices and Complex Anterior Segment Surgery with Dr Ike Ahmed at the University of Toronto. He also completed a Masters in Public Health at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, with an interest in Clinical Trials and Health Leadership. Dr El-Saheb has received several awards, published peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, and spoken at multiple national and international meetings.

Throughout his residency, he won multiple awards for academic excellence and research presentations, and was selected by his co-residents for the McGill Residency Leadership Award. He also served on the Board of Directors for the McGill University Health Center and continues to contribute to McGill University through teaching and administrative responsibilities.

Most importantly, Dr El-Saheb is much appreciated by his patients who he empathically cares for in English, French, Arabic and Spanish. He is specialized in glaucoma diagnosis, treatment and surgery, complex anterior segment surgery and cataract surgery. He is passionate about angle closure glaucoma, micro-invasive glaucoma surgery, optic nerve imaging and complex cataracts.