OUR DOCTORS

Prof. Barış Sönmez, M.D.

Ophthalmology

Prof. Barış Sönmez, M.D.
  • Professor Sönmez studied and conducted trials on “cornea and refractive laser surgery” in University of California, Los Angeles in 2005 and 2006.
  • Principal fields of clinical interest:
    • Corneal diseases,
    • LASIK, SMILE, NoThouch excimer laser eye treatments,
    • Cataract and intra-ocular lens surgeries,
    • Treatment of keratoconus,
    • Pterygium surgery,
    • Treatment of high intraocular pressure and glaucoma.

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Education Institution Year
Ophthalmology Residency Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1999 - 2003
Medical Education School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1992 - 1999

CAREER

Title Institution Year
Professor Department of Ophthalmology, American Hospital 2019 - to date
Professor Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Bahçeşehir University 2018 - to date
Head of Department / Assoc. Prof. Ophthalmology Center, Memorial Hospital 2010 - 2019
Chief of Cornea and Laser Surgery Unit / Attending Physician School of Medicine, Ondokuz Mayıs University 2006 - 2010