Chris Raif Alabiad, MD - Bascom Palmer Ophthalmologist

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Chris Raif Alabiad, MD

Healthcare Professional
Division of Ophthalmology
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
900 Northwest 17th Street, Floor 4
Miami, Florida, United States

Chris Raif Alabiad is a Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology in the Division of Ophthalmology at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. He is specialized in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery and his clinical areas include aesthetic and cosmetic treatments, botox for hemifacial spasm and blepharospasm, eyelid malpositions (ptosis, ectropion, entropion, lid reaction), enucleation and management of anophthalmic socket, lacrimal diseases and surgery, ocular oncology: eyelid and orbital tumors, orbital fractures, orbital inflammatory disease, pediatric oculoplastics, thyroid eye disease.

Dr. Alabiad received his medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine followed by a residency in ophthalmology from Bascom Palmer Eye Institute another residency in internal medicine from Massachusetts General Hospital. He also received a fellowship in oculofacial plastic surgery from Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and is board certified in Ophthalmology from the American Board of Ophthalmology.


Representative Publications:

Thyroid Eye Disease With Choroidal Folds

An Anatomically Based Approach to Intralesional Corticosteroid Injection for Eyelid Capillary Hemangiomas

En Bloc Resection of Lacrimal Sac Tumors and Simultaneous Orbital Reconstruction: Surgical and Functional Outcomes

Recurrent Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans Masquerading as a Lacrimal Sac Neoplasm: A Case Report and Review