Ophthalmologist certified in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Sultanate of Oman and United Kingdom.
Knowledgeable of operating and managing hospitals and healthcare facilities. Expert in developing and implementing clinical programs and health policies.
Senior Clinical Fellow, East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, Stevenage, UK, October 2017 - Present
Dr. Esteban Santiago is a Cornea, Complex Anterior Segment, Ocular Surface and Refractive Surgery Specialist. He completed his Medical School and was trained as an Ophthalmologist in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Dr. Santiago trained in Ophthalmic Ultrasound receiving a certificate from the Argentinian Society of Ophthalmology. Then he traveled to Canada to do a 2-year clinical Cornea, Ocular Surface and Refractive Surgery Fellowship at the University of Ottawa Eye Institute, Ottawa, Canada. After finishing his fellowship, he returned to Argentina to start his private practice. Besides his private practice Dr.Esteban Santiago is a Pro bono consultant in one of the biggest pediatric hospitals in the country. Dr. Santiago has received several grants for his research and has participated as an author and/or co-author, presenting his research in major meetings nationally and internationally. Some of his research interests are: new techniques and how to improve outcomes in ocular surface reconstruction, endothelial transplantation, early implementation and trial of new technologies.
Dr. Esteban Santiago (Research Area)
Cornea, Complex Anterior Segment, Ocular Surface and Refractive Surgery
Did her DiplÃ´me Universitaire ( D.U) in Strabismology Universital Hospital Center of Nantes
Post-Specialization School (Sh.P.U), Faculty of Medicine . Departement of Ophthalmology,University of Tirana .
Worked as an Ophthalmologist at Eye Center, Amerikan
Hospital, Tirana, Ophthalmologist at â€œVisionâ€ Eye Clinic Tirana, Albania
Cornea and corneal refractive surgeryâ€ ESASO course, Lugano September 2016
Oculoplastic courseâ€ ESASO course, Malta 21 January 2018
She is a member of several Associations and Societies :
Member of European Strabismological Association (since 2008)
Member of International Strabismological Association ( since 2010)
Member of European Cataract and Refractive Surgery association ( since 2011)
Member of Albanian Cataract and Refractive Surgery association ( since 2010)
Member of Albanian Ophthalmological Association (since 2004)