Aims and Scope

The aim and scope of the Al-Shifa Journal of Ophthalmology encompass a broad spectrum within the field of Ophthalmology and Optometry. Our journal is dedicated to publishing high-quality research that advances knowledge, innovation, and understanding in various domains, including but not limited to:

  1. Clinical Ophthalmology: Diagnosis, treatment, and management of ocular diseases and conditions.
  2. Surgical Ophthalmology: Advancements and techniques in eye surgeries and procedures.
  3. Basic Research in Ophthalmology: Studies exploring the fundamental mechanisms underlying ocular health and diseases.
  4. Optometry: Vision care, refractive errors, contact lenses, and optometric practice.
  5. Ophthalmic Pathology: Investigations into ocular diseases at a cellular and molecular level.
  6. Vision Science: Research on vision mechanisms, perception, and related disciplines.
  7. Ophthalmic Imaging: Innovations and applications in ocular imaging technologies.
  8. Pediatric Ophthalmology: Diagnostics, treatments, and developments in pediatric eye care.
  9. Community Ophthalmology: Initiatives, studies, and programs addressing eye health in communities.
  10. Public Health and Ophthalmology: Research exploring the broader impact of eye health on public well-being.

We invite original research articles, reviews, case reports, and other scholarly contributions that significantly contribute to the advancements and understanding in these areas, fostering collaboration, innovation, and excellence in the field of Ophthalmology.

Current Issue
Vol. 20, No. 1, 2024