Sam Abdul-Rahim, M.D.
Dr. Abdul-Rahim spent his early years in the San Francisco Bay area. After completing his training, he was appointed Director of Neuro-Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock. During his seven years at Texas Tech, as Residency Program Director, he was charged with recruiting and organizing the education of the nine ophthalmology residents in the Residency Training Program. In 2001 was appointed Senior Consultant in Oculoplastics at the King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for two years. He has given approximately 20 invited lectures and authored 15 scholarly publications.
Dr. Abdul-Rahim is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Texas Medical Association, Texas Ophthalmological Association and Tarrant County Medical Society. He is a Fellow of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society.
Born in Yakima, Washington
Married, three children
Undergraduate: 1979 Stanford University
Medical School: 1983 University of Virginia School of Medicine
Residency: 1987 Georgetown University Medical Center
Fellowships: 1988 Neuro-Ophthalmology and Oculoplastic Surgery, Wills Eye Hospital