Ghassan R. Ghorayeb, MD is Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and a clinical faculty member at the Eye Institute. Dr. Ghorayeb has subspecialty training in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, where he served as Chief Resident and won the Award for Exceptional Achievement. He was also a fellow and clinical instructor at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.
Dr. Ghorayeb earned his medical degree with distinction at Boston University School of Medicine and was named Intern of the Year at Cambridge Hospital in 2007. He served as a research assistant on a number of projects at Boston and Harvard Universities as an undergraduate.
Dr. Ghorayeb’s current research focuses on Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and eye problems related to diabetes mellitus. He is a board certified ophthalmologist and a member of the American Medical Academy and the Academy of Ophthalmology.