Albert S. Khouri

RH Provider

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Albert S. Khouri, M.D.

Specialties:
Ophthalmology

Interests:
Glaucoma medical, laser and surgical treatment- Cataract and complex cataract surgery- Ocular Trauma- Research & Clinical Trials- Resident Education- Ophthalmology Tele-Medicine & Imaging
Languages Spoken
Arabic
Aetna, Inc.
America`s Choice Provider Network (ACPN)
AmeriGroup Medicaid HMO
Amerivantage Dual Coordination (HMO SNP)
Clover Health Plans
Devon Health Services/ULLICO
FedMed, Inc
Horizon BCBS Managed Care
Horizon NJ Health
Horizon NJ Total Care (HNJH)
Horizon PPO Network
Medicaid
Medicare
Multiplan/PHCS
Prime Health Services, Inc.
Qual Care HMO
Qual Care PPO
Three Rivers Provider Network
UHC Comm / Oxford
United Healthcare Community Plan (formerly AmeriChoice of NJ, Inc.)
WellCare Health Plans
University Hospital, Newark
Bachelor of Science, The American University of Beirut (09/01/1985-06/30/1988)
M.D., The American University of Beirut (09/01/1988-06/26/1992)
Saint Peters University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ, USA (07/01/2007-06/30/2008)
Resident/Chief Resident: Ophthalmology, UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA (07/01/2008-06/30/2011)
Fellowship: Glaucoma, The University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA (07/01/1996-06/30/1998)
Glaucoma medical, laser and surgical treatment- Cataract and complex cataract surgery- Ocular Trauma- Research & Clinical Trials- Resident Education- Ophthalmology Tele-Medicine & Imaging
Locations
Provider Biography
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology Program Director, Ophthalmology Residency Associate Director, Glaucoma Division Medical Director, Ophthalmology Telemedicine Ophthalmology resident and medical student education at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. Glaucoma, cataract and ocular trauma instruction and surgical education. Program director of the only ophthalmology residency program in the state of New Jersey offering one of the most robust surgical curricula and training experiences in the Northeast. Dr Khouri mentors residents and medical students in clinical research. Clinical Trials and Research in: 1. Ophthalmic Tele-Medicine and Imaging: Applications of novel imaging technologies in the detection of vision threatening diseases. SD-OCT applications in screening Hand-held imaging technologies Software assisted image analysis Software filters in ONH imaging 2. Glaucoma surgery and advances in treatment outcomes: Ologen Implant: Multicenter prospective trial ExPRESS implant in African American patients Anti-Metabolite research 3. Laser treatments: Selective laser trabeculoplasty Diode laser CPC in refractory glaucomas 4. Childhood Glaucomas: Burden of therapy on families Long term visual and IOP outcomes Incisional surgery: Goniotomy vs Trabeculotomy 5. Resident education: Mature cataract surgery outcomes 6. Cataract surgery: Combined cataract and glaucoma procedures Iris manipulation: hooks, rings and viscoelastic techniques