Dr. Fekadu Kassahun

Senior Ophthalmologist

Dr. Fekadu Kassahun is senior ophthalmologist at Wgga specialized eye clinic and FMOH, ALERT hospital 
He is a graduate from AAU - medical faculty   in 1999 G.C  and served as a general practitioner for about two  years at FITCHE  district hospital  then worked as zonal health department manager for about two years. Then he joined again  AAU-Medical faculty and studied ophthalmology for about four years and received specialty certificate in ophthalmology in 2010 G.C 

 

He has served in rural referral hospital in WOLLEGA  NEKEMTE in collaboration with oromia regional health bureau and Light for the world Ethiopia from 2010- 2014.   he is actively engaged in field work in collaboration with different NGO's to mention few of them Light for the world, CBM, orbis international and others. In addition he was involved in teaching and research activities  with wollega university as assistant professor of ophthalmology.


He is then transferred to Federal hospital, currently working at ALERT hospital in collaboration with CBM- Ethiopia  and working at Wgga specialized eye center on part time bases . He is actively engaged in training of ophthalmic professionals and medical students under federal MOH in the last for years .
He has received different training's in Ethiopia and abroad  to mention few : medical retina on LASER in Diabetic retinopathy, oculoplastic surgery from AAU MF and  PHAECOBASIC  surgery IN CHINA - Shandong university  and underway to complete fellow ship in retina .