Christine G. Saad, MD

Associate Chief, Department of Surgery, Division of Ophthalmology


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Area of focus ?
Corneal Disease
LVHN Affiliates
Lehigh Valley Institute for Surgical Excellence
Languages spoken
English, Arabic

Dr. Saad's Locations

less than  km

Conditions Dr. Saad Treats

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Cataracts
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia (Double Vision)
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Floaters
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headaches
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects

Services Dr. Saad Offers

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Surgery

About Dr. Saad

Philosophy of care

I have a responsibility to use my talents for the good of my community.

Why I entered medicine

I wanted the opportunity to help people. As an ophthalmologist, I am able to perform surgery, which I enjoy, while still being able to spend time with patients in the office.

Personal interests

I enjoy spending time with my family, participating in church events and activities, reading, cooking and walking.


Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science, BS - Pharmacy, 1998

Medical Training
Temple University School Of Medicine, MD - Doctor of Medicine, 2002


Internship 2003
Transitional, Crozer-Chester Medical Center, Upland, PA

Residency 2004
Ophthalmology, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, Manhasset, NY

Residency 2005
Ophthalmology, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, Manhasset, NY

Residency 2006
Ophthalmology, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, Manhasset, NY

Fellowship 2007
Cornea/Refractive, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA


American Board of Ophthalmology - Ophthalmology

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