Specializing in Eye Rejuvenation
Dr. Femida Kherani completed her Medical School and Surgical Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Alberta. During Medical School, Dr. Kherani spent a year at Oxford University studying Humanism of Medicine. She subsequently completed a Fellowship in Oculofacial Plastic Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
In Philadelphia, Dr. Kherani was a Clinical and Surgical Instructor for Residents and Medical Students at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Kherani worked at the Centre for Human Appearance, where she worked in a multidisciplinary team. Dr. Kherani is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary and a Clinical Instructor at the University of British Columbia.
Dr. Kherani speaks nationally and internationally on Adult and Pediatric Oculoplastic conditions. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and she is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. She is a Fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive Surgery. She is a member of the Canadian Society of Oculoplastic Surgeons. On the executive board for Women in Ophthalmology USA, Dr. Kherani is the founder of the Western Canadian Chapter.
Dr Kherani routinely performs research projects, many of which have been published in international medical journals. One of her many published research projects includes Review of Eye Injuries Associated With Dermatologic Laser Treatment (Dermatologic Surgery Vol. 48, No. 5, May 2022).
This review discusses the eye injuries associated with laser skin treatments. Dr Kherani and her team found that most injuries appear to be related to improper technique or a lack of adequate eye protection.
Dr Kherani’s work here provides further insight into how we can provide our patients with a safer laser treatment experience. That’s why our medical laser aestheticians have extensive training and knowledge to ensure that your treatment is performed correctly.