Dr. Luisa Sastre is a Specialist Ophthalmologist in Medical Retina and Cataract Surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai in Dubai Healthcare City.
Dr. Luisa holds a Spanish degree in medicine from the Universidad Autonoma Medical School in Madrid, Spain and completed her ophthalmology residency in at Hospital Universitario Gregorio Maranon Madrid, Spain. She is board certified in Intensive Care medicine and in ophthalmology. She also holds a PhD from Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, and a Master’s degree in Healthcare Organisation Leadership from ESADE Business School in Madrid, Spain.
She has more than 20 years of combined regional and international experience in countries including Spain and UAE.
In her career, she has practiced in leading medical institutions such as Hospital Universitario Fundación Jiménez Díaz and Hospital Universitario El Escorial, Madrid, Spain.
She has presented various papers in national and international congresses and journals, and organised educational courses on cataract surgery and medical retina for peers and opticians.
She is a member of “Surgical Eye Expeditions International”, a nonprofit humanitarian organization, which hosts clinic sites around the world. She is also a member of Sociedad Española de Oftalmologia (SEO).
In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Luisa volunteers in various charitable campaigns around the world to treat patients that suffer from cataracts, who otherwise have difficulty to medical access.
- Medical retina
- Cataract surgery
- Retinal diseases
- Diabetes-related disorders
- Pterygium procedures
- Lid surgeries
- Glaucoma treatment