Dr. Ahmed Darwish is an Egyptian ophthalmologist who graduated from Ain Shams University in Cairo. He took his MBBch certificate on November 1984 with excellent with highest honor degree. He began his residency in the ophthalmology department at Ain Shams University on 4/1986 and took his Master degree on 1989. In November 1993 he took his MD degree and on March 1994 he took the position of lecturer of ophthalmology at Ain Shams University. On 1999 he was upgraded to assistant professor and on 2004 to professor of ophthalmology and is still in this position up till now. As regards his academic work in the university he is involved in research work, teaching for undergraduates and postgraduates, clinical training for younger staff, supervision for M. Sc & MD thesis, examining undergraduates and postgraduates both at Ain Shams University and as an external examiner in Suez Canal & Alazhar universities. Also he is involved as an instructor in scientific university days and conferences of Egyptian Ophthalmology Society. Clinically, he shared as a founder or cofounder of vitreoretinal surgical units in several university and private hospitals and ophthalmology centers in Egypt & recently in Saudi Arabia. He is a member in many international ophthalmology journals and Egyptian ophthalmology and vitreoretinal societies, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Saudi Ophthalmology Society and Middle East & Africa Co. He is a referee for the evaluation of retina papers in the Bulletin of Ophthalmology Society of Egypt and the Egyptian retina journal and an editor in Advances of Ophthalmology & Visual Systems journal.
Vitreo-retinal surgery and Retinal lasers