Waleed Alghamdi

Visiting Fellow

Dr Waleed Alghamdi is an Optometrist, Assistant professor and Head of the optometry department at Qassim University, Saudi Arabia. Dr Alghamdi completed his undergraduate optometry training at King Saud University, Riyadh before he pursed his Masters and PhD in optometry at the School of Optometry & Vision Science, UNSW, Sydney. His research interests mainly focus on dry eye disease and associated changes on ocular surface, tear film and adnexa, particularly with contact lens wear.


Journal articles
Alghamdi WM; Markoulli M; Papas EB, 2018, 'The Effect of Contact Lens Wear on the Cellular Morphology of the Lid Wiper Area', Optometry and Vision Science, vol. 95, pp. 491 - 497, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/OPX.0000000000001224
Alghamdi WM; Markoulli M; Holden BA; Papas EB, 2016, 'Impact of duration of contact lens wear on the structure and function of the meibomian glands', Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, vol. 36, pp. 120 - 131, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/opo.12278
Boon MY; Chu BS; Lee PC; Chiang TJ; Alshamli N; Alghamdi W; Lai J; Yeung W; Bridge C, 2015, 'Perceptions of Older People Regarding Their Vision and Incident Causation', Optometry and Vision Science, vol. 92, pp. 995 - 1002, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/OPX.0000000000000695