Dr. Rayes is Professor of Ophthalmology, Institute of Ophthalmology in CairoHe received his medical degree with honours from Ein Shams University. He completed his Ophthalmology training and residency in Cairo University hospital. Dr. Rayes earned his Master’s Degree in Ophthalmology from Cairo University after which he joined the Associated Retinal Consultants with its great faculty in Royal Oak Michigan for his vitreoretinal fellowship in1993. He also had a year of research fellowship in Research Eye Institute, Oakland University, Rochester Michigan, U.S.A 1994. He received his Ph.D. degree in 1995.
Dr. Rayes is on the faculty in the Institute of Ophthalmology in Cairo, joining and participating as primary investigator in clinical trials nationally and internationally, with special interest in diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment and paediatric retinal surgery.
Serves as a vitreoretinal surgeon in the Retina service in the eye institute hospital, International Eye Hospital. He is an innovator of the 23 g fragmatome as well as the innovator of the suprachoroidal surgical techniques and product line.