Gibran S Khurshid

Gibran S Khurshid, MD

Associate Professor, Vitreoretinal Services


About Gibran S Khurshid

Dr Syed Gibran Khurshid, MD, FRCS, FRANZCO, FACS completed his ophthalmology residency in Ireland in 2004. During his residency he also obtained his Master of Medical sciences degree with honors from National University of Ireland. After completing his Pediatric and Adult retina fellowship from Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom, he acquired another fellowship in Advanced Retina surgery and Ocular Oncology from prestigious Royal Liverpool University and Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, United Kingdom.

Teaching Interests and Roles

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Florida

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Texas Medical Branch

American Society of Retina Surgeons, USA

Clinical Educator, Royal Liverpool University, UK


TX​ Teacher and Scholar of year
0000 · UTMB
TX Humanitarian award
0000 · UTMB, Guatemala
Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
0000 · UK Royal Australasian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmology
President Cabinet Award
0000 · UTMB
0000 · Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
0000 · European Association for Vision and Eye Research
0000 · British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
0000 · Asia Academy of Ophthalmology
0000 · USA British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal surgeons
0000 · USA Retina Society
0000 · American Academy of Ophthalmologists
0000 · American College of Surgeons

Clinical Profile

  • Ophthalmology
Areas of Interest
  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Retinal detachment
  • Retinal detachment repair


Fellowship – Ophthalmology
2014 · American College of Surgeons
Other Program – Ophthalmology
2009 · Royal Australasian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmology
Fellowship – Ophthalmology
2007 · Royal Liverpool University Hospital
Fellowship – Ophthalmology
2005 · Queen's Medical Centre
Residency – Ophthalmology
2004 · Royal College of Surgeons
Other Program – Ophthalmology
2004 · National University of Ireland
2004 · Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland
Other Program – Ophthalmology
2000 · University Hospital Galway
Other Program – Ophthalmology
1999 · Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
Internship – Ophthalmology
1999 · Waterford Regional Hospital
Internship – Ophthalmology
1998 · Sligo General Hospital
Other Program – Ophthalmology
1996 · Burnley General Hospital
Other program – Emergency Medicine
1995 · Afzal Trust Hospital
Internship – Internal Medicine
1995 · Mayo Hospital
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
1995 · King Edward Medical University
Internship – Surgery
1994 · Mayo Hospital