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Dr. G. Gdih

M.D., FRCSC


Profile:

Dr. Gdih Gdih completed his residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Ottawa. During this time he lectured medical students and acted as a practical session moderator. Dr. Gdih then completed a post-doctoral Fellowship in Glaucoma at the University of Toronto where he also taught medical students and ophthalmology residents. Dr. Gdih has also attended the Srikiran Institute of Ophthalmology in India where he was trained and certified in manual small incision sutureless cataract surgery (MSICS).


Clinical and Surgical Experience:

Dr. Gdih has performed to date over 50,000 Surgical and laser ocular procedures, and has extensive training and experience using the latest and most advanced surgical and laser platform in glaucoma, cataract and LASIK surgeries.

Dr. Gdih is a faculty member at the University of Manitoba, ophthalmology department and a staff surgeon at the Winnipeg Health Science Center and the Misericordia Health Centre in Winnipeg. Dr. Gdih teaches Ophthalmology to medical students and residents at the University of Manitoba.


Accomplishments and Awards:

Dr. Gdih received the Merck Frosst Best Glaucoma Research Proposal Award in 2007 and at the completion of his residency he received the Canadian Glaucoma Society/Pfizer Canada Glaucoma Fellowship Award in 2009.

Dr. Gdih has had his research published in various international peer-reviewed journals, such as the Journal of Ophthalmology, Clinical and Surgical Ophthalmology, and Evidence-Based Ophthalmology.

Dr Gdih developed a new surgical technique in implanting glaucoma drainage devices that allows glaucoma patient to have lower eye pressures without the need for donor corneal grafts.


Associations and Professional Memberships:

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

College of Physicians & Surgeons of Manitoba

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

Ontario Medical Association

Canadian Ophthalmology Society

Canadian Glaucoma Society

American Academy of Ophthalmology

International Council of Ophthalmology