- HealthBay, Al Thanya
Dr. Alia Issa
Dr. Alia graduated in 2010 from the Faculty of Medicine Carl Gustav Carus in Dresden, Germany and subsequently received her PhD in Ophthalmology in the field of Glaucoma Research.
Dr Alia started her professional career in General Medicine at one of the biggest polyclinics in Germany, Aerztehaus Dresden- Blasewitz, where she was dealing with the full range of general medical diseases, such as respiratory problems, heart problems, gastroenterology problems, endocrinal problems, infections, mental health problems, ear, nose and throat problems, urinary problems, infections, injuries and preventive medicine. She would also give special educational classes for patients with Asthma and COPD.
She then continued her career in Ophthalmology at one of the leading hospitals of Germany, the Schlossparkklinik Berlin, a teaching hospital of the Charite Berlin. There she extended her qualification in Ophthalmology and learned to deal with the full range of ophthalmological diseases including corneal diseases, glaucoma and retinal diseases. She also gained fundamental experience in laser treatment for the anterior and posterior chamber of the eye.
Dr Alia relocated from Berlin to Dubai in late September 2015. She speaks fluently German, English and Arabic.