Pedro Rafael Mattar Neri

Pedro Rafael Mattar Neri MD

Senior Attending Physician Ophthalmology Division, Department of Surgery Years Of Experience: 25
  • About the Physician

    Dr. Mattar Neri joined Sidra Medicine in 2018 and is a Senior Attending Physician in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at Sidra Medicine. Dr. Neri graduated from the Venezuelan Central University and has a Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus fellowship from the University of Colorado, Children’s Hospital, Eye Clinic, Denver, Colorado, USA.

    Before joining Sidra Medicine, he was a Consultant in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, KSA.

    He is an experienced Pediatric Ophthalmologist with expertise in Complex Strabismus, Pediatric cataract Surgery, Retinopathy of Prematurity, and Pediatric Eye Diseases.


    Languages Spoken

    English, Spanish

    Years Of Experience
    • The University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Children’s Hospital, Eye Clinic, Denver, Colorado, USA. Directed by Bronwyn Bateman, M.D. Degree obtained: Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Fellow
    • Venezuelan Association for the advancement of Ophthalmology, Caracas, Venezuela. Degree obtained: Ophthalmology
    • Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela. Degree obtained: Doctor in Medicine (MD)
    • Ophthalmology Category Consultant, Qatar Council of Health Care Practitioners, Qatar
    • International Member of the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS).
    • Member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
    • Member of the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology (PAAO)
    • Member of the Latin American Pediatric Ophthalmology Society (SOPLA)
    • Founder and Member of the Pan American Society of Retinopathy of Prematurity (SP-ROPA)
    Areas of Interest
    • Pediatric Ophthalmology
    • Strabismus
    • Pediatric Cataract Surgery
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity