Dr Mohamed Shafik is a Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Alexandria and serves concurrently as a Cornea and Refractive Surgery Consultant at the Alexandria University Hospital in Egypt. He is the Founder and Director of Horus Vision Correction Center and three other refractive centers in Egypt and the Middle East.Dr Shafik is licensed to practice in Spain, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Sudan and Libya and remains an active member in these countries. He worked as a Consultant Refractive Surgeon with the Dubai Health Authority from 2007-2009 and is still an active member of the Emirates Ophthalmology Society. He is also a member of the Libyan Ophthalmology Society and is the recipient of various awards and honors from the Egyptian Society of Refractive Surgery. He sits on the review board of many leading peer-reviewed refractive journals.He obtained his Masters Degree in Ophthalmology from the University of Alexandaria, Egypt, his PhD in Ophthalmology from the University of Complutense, Spain and completed his fellowship at the Instituto Ramon Castroviejo, Spain.