Optic neuritis and ischemic optic neuropathy
Visual field loss
Unexplained visual loss
Abnormal eye movements
Thyroid eye disease
Unequal pupil size
Blepharospasm (eye twitching)
Idiopathic intracranial hypertension
Dr. Al Othman earned her medical degree from Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, in 2006. She then completed her residency training in Ophthalmology at King Abdulla University Hospital/ Jordan University of Science and Technology in 2011. She was certified by the Jordanian Medical Council in Ophthalmology in 2012. She came to the U.S. to pursue specialty training in neuro-ophthalmology, completing fellowships at both Michigan State University and Houston Methodist Hospital. She also completed a Pediatric Ophthalmology Fellowship at University of Iowa, making her uniquely qualified to treat children and adolescents with neuro-ophthalmic problems. She joined the Flaum Eye Institute faculty in February 2021.
Dr. Al Othman is licensed in the State of New York and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS) and the Iowa Eye Association. She is an editor of Neuro-Ophthalmology section- Eyewiki and Pediatric Ophthalmology section- Eyewiki and is a consultant at Eyewiki Editorial Board, 2019-2020
Her research interests include optic nerve disorders and neuro-ophthalmological diseases in pediatric age group. She has authored or co-authored nearly fifty publications in peer-reviewed journals of ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology.
Dr. Al Othman sees patients at the University of Rochester Flaum Eye Institute offices located at 210 Crittenden Boulevard.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology - Department of Ophthalmology (SMD)
Residency & Fellowship
Fellowship, Pediatric Ophthalmology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. 2019 - 2020
Fellowship, Methodist Hospital. 2018 - 2019
Fellowship, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. 2017 - 2018
Residency, Ophthalmology, King Abdullah University Hospital. 2007 - 2011
Internship, Hospital Medicine, King Abdullah University Hospital. 2006 - 2007
MBBS | Jordan University of Science & Technology (Jordan). 2006
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