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World Ophthalmology Societies

ALBANIA
Albanian Ophthalmological Society
University Hospital Center
St.Dibra, No. 370
Tirana, Albania
Tel: (355-42) 63644
ALGIERS
Algerian Society of Ophthalmology
CHU Mustapha – Institut of Eye
Place 1 er Mai
Algiers 16024
Tel: (213-2) 66 39 86
ARGENTINA
Consejo Argentino De Oftalmologia
Las Heras 2126 12
Capital Federal
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Tel: (54-1) 807-3489
ARMENIA
National Ophthalmology Society of Armenia
Eye Clinic N8 Medical Union
H. Nersesyan 7
Yerevan 375014
Armenia
Tel: (374-2) 581986
AUSTRALIA
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
94-98 Chalmers Street
Surry Hills Sydney
New South Wales 2010
Australia
Tel: (61-2) 9690 1001
AUSTRIA
Osterreichische Ophthalmologische Gesellschaft
Austrian Ophthalmological Society
Schlosslgasse 9/2
Vienna 1080
Austria
Tel: (43-1) 402 85 40
AZERBAIJAN
Scientific Society of Azerbaijan
The Institute of Ophthalmology
S. Valikhan, 1 Baku
Baku, Azerbaijan
Tel: (994-12) 98-48-90

BAHRAIN
Bahrain Ophthalmological Association
Bahrain Medical Society
P.O. Box 26136
Manama, Bahrain
Tel: (973) 742666
BANGLADESH
Ophthalmological Society of Bangladesh
Plot-7/1, Section-2
Road No. 1, Mirpur
Dhaka 1216
Bangladesh
Telephone: (880-2) 900 3088
BELARUS
Belarus Ophthalmology Society
Eye Diseases Clinic
Lenin Street
Minsk 220030
Belarus
Tel: 7015-271-165
BELGIUM
Belgisch Oftalmologisch Gezelschap
Belgium Ophthalmology Society
Kapucijnenvoer 33
Leuven B-3000
Belgium
Tel: (32-16) 33 23 98
BOLIVIA
Sociedad Boliviana De Oftalmologia
Bolivian Ophthalmology Society
Claudio Sanjinez s/n. Miraflores
La Paz, Bolivia
Tel: (591-2) 359673, or 359675
BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA
Bosnia-Herzegovina Ophthalmology Society
Eye Clinic
Bolnicka 25
Sarajevo 71 000
Bosnia-Herzegovina
Fax: 387-71 65 39 78
BRAZIL
Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia
Brazilian Ophthalmology Society
Alameda Santos, 1343/1110
Sao Paulo, SP 01419-001
Brazil
Tel: (55-11) 3266-4000
BULGARIA
Bulgarian Society of Ophthalmology
Department of Ophthalmology
Fifth City Clinical Hospital
67 – A, Bd., Stoletov
Sofia 1233
Bulgaria
Tel: (359-2) 9268195

CAMBODIA
Cambodian Ophthalmological Society
c/o Ang Duong Hospital
P.O. Box 2027
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Tel: (855-23) 211072
CANADA
Canadian Ophthalmological Society
610-1525 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K1Z 8R9
CENTRAL AFRICA REPUBLIC
Ophthalmological Society
B.P. 556
Bengui
Central African Republic
Tel: (236) 610-600, or -288
CHILE
Sociedad Chilena de Oftalmologia
Chilian Ophthalmology Society
Obispo Donoso 15
Depto. 152 – Providencia
Santiago, Chile
Tel: (562) 341 0765
CHINA
Chinese Ophthalmological Society
Bejing Institute of Ophthalmology
17 Hou Gou Lane, Chong Nei Street
Beijing, 100730
China
Tel: (86-10) 6513-0796
COLUMBIA
Sociedad Colombiana De Oftalmologia
Columbian Ophthalmology Society
Tranversal 21 No. 100-20, Oficina 305
Santafe De Bogota
Colombia
Tel: (57-1) 6218547, or 2362661
COSTA RICA
Asocacion Oftalmologica de Costa Rica
Costa Rican Ophthalmology Society
PO Box 4091 1000
San Jose, Costa Rica
Tel: (508) 234 8228
CROATIA
Croatian Society of Ophthalmology
Kispaticeva 12
Zagreb 10000
Croatia
Tel: (385-1) 221 729
CUBA
Sociedad Cubana de Oftalmologia
Cuban Ophthalmology Society
Hospital Oftalmologico Ramon Pando Ferrer
Ave 31 y Calle 76 Marianao
Ciudad Habana, Cuba
Tel: (537) 206414
CYPRUS
Cyprus Ophthalmological Society
Larnaca Hospital, Eye Department
Larnaca, Cyprus
Tel: (357-4) 630300
CZECH REPUBLIC
Czech Society of Ophthalmology
Department of Ophthalmology
Charles Universite
Sokolska
Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
Tel: (420-49) 55 14 582

DENMARK
Danish Ophthalmological Society
Department of Ophthalmology
Odense University Hospital
Odense C
DK 5000, Denmark
Tel: 45-65 412782

ECUADOR
Asociacion Ecuatoriana de Oftalmologia
Ophthalmology Society of Ecuador
Checoslovaqua 185 y 6 de Dicembre
Edif. Samedarn (Pianta Baja)
Quito, Ecuador
Tel: (593-2) 24 3225
EGYPT
Ophthalmological Society of Egypt
56 Abdel Khalek Sarwat
Opera Square
Cairo 11111
Egypt
Tel: (202) 391-5736
EL SALVADOR
Sociedad Salvadorena de Oftalmologia
Ophthalmology Society of El Salvador
Condominio Los Heroes, Local 4-B
Boulevard los Heroes
San Salvador, El Salvador
Tel: (503) 226 0283
ESTONIA
Estonian Ophthalmological Society
Ravi Street 18
Tallinn, Estonia
Tel: (372) 620 7130
ETHIOPIA
Ophthalmological Society of Ethiopia
P.O. Box 17320
Addis Ababa
Ethiopia
Tel: (251-1) 71 27 52

FINLAND
The Finnish Ophthalmological Society
Museokatu 13 A
Helsinki 00100
Finland
Tel: (358-3) 247 5263
FRANCE
Societe Francaise D’Ophtalmologie
9, Rue Mathurin Regnier
Paris 75015
France
Tel: 33-01 47 34 20 21

GAMBIA
Gamibia Ophthalmological Society
Royal Victoria Hospital Eye Unit
Banjul, Gambia
Tel: (220) 497049
GEORGIA
Georgian National Ophthalmological Society
71, Gorgasali Street
Tbilisi, Georgia
Tel: (995 32) 751583
GERMANY
Deutsche Ophthalmologische Gesellschaft
German Ophthalmology Society
Berliner Str. 14
Heidelberg 69120
Germany
Tel: 49 (0)6221 411787
GHANA
Ophthalmological Society of Ghana
University of Ghana Medical School, Eye Unit
P.O. Box 4236
Accra, Ghana
Fax: (233-21) 666850
GREECE
Hellenic Ophthalmological Society
5, Orminiou Street
Athens 115 28
Greece
Tel: (301) 7257823
GUATEMALA
Asociacion Guatemaltaca de Oftalmologia
Ophthalmology Society of Guatemala
3a. Avenida 3-26
Guatemala, Zona 1
Guatemala
Tel: (502) 53 2744

HAITI
Sociedad Haitiana de Oftalmologia
Haiti Ophthalmology Society
115, Rue Capois
Port-au-Prince
Haiti
Tel: (509 2) 22 3533
HONDURAS
Sociedad Honduran de Oftalmologia
Honduras Ophthalmology Society
Avenida la Paz No. 2821
P.O. Box 1980
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Tel: (504) 36 5319
HONG KONG
Hong Kong Ophthalmological Society
Room 802, 8/F Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Bldg.
99 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Aberdeen
Hong Kong
Tel: (852) 2761 9128
HUNGARY
Hungarian Ophthalmological Society
Tomo str. 25 – 29
Budapest
Hungary
Tel: (36-1) 303-94-35

ICELAND
Icelandic Ophthalmologic Society
Augnoeild Landspitalans
Societ101 Reykjavik
Reykjavik, Iceland
Fax: (354) 568 0388
INDIA
All India Ophthalmological Society
Dr. R.P. Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences
A.I.I.M.S., Ansari Nagar
New Delhi 110029
India Tel: (91-011) 6593188
INDONESIA
Indonesian Ophthalmologists Association
Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine
University of Indonesia
Jalan Salemba 6
Jakarta, 10430
Indonesia
Tel: (62-21) 3926705
IRAN
Iranian Society of Ophthalmology
Farabi Eye Hospital
Kargar Avenue
Tehran, Iran
Tel: (9921) 540048
IRELAND
Irish College of Ophthalmologists
Event Plus
76A Upper Georges Street
Dub Laorie, Co. Dublin
Ireland
ITALY
Societa’ Oftalmologica Italiana
Italian Ophthalmology Society
Via Dei Mille 35
Roma 00185
Italy
Tel: (39-06) 4464514

JAPAN
Japanese Ophthalmological Society
4-11-402 Sarugaku-cho 2-chome
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 101-8346
Japan
Tel: (81-3) 3295-2360
JORDAN
Jordan Ophthalmological Society
P.O. Box 915
Amman 11118
Jordan
Tel: (962-6) 5665620

KAZAKHSTAN
Kazak Association of Ophthalmologists
Institute of Eye Diseases
Tole Be 95 a Street
Almaty 480012
Kazakhstan
Tel: (8-3272) 32-77-72
KENYA
Ophthalmological Society of East Africa
Box 76386
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: (254-2) 567282, or 561872
KOREA
Korean Ophthalmological Association
KUWAIT
Ophthalmic Society of Kuwait
P.O. Box 12188
C.N. 71652 Shamiya
Kuwait
Tel: (965) 5757700, or 5722370
KYRGYZSTAN
Krygyzstan Society of Ophthalmology
Medical Academy, Eye Diseases Department
Togoloc Moldo Street, 1
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Tel: (996) 312-228317

LAOS
Laos Society of Ophthalmology
Ophthalmological Center, Ministry of Health
Vientiane, Laos
Tel: (856-21) 612000
LATVIA
Association of Ophthalmologists of Latvia
Dzirciema 16
Riga LV-1007
Latvia
Tel: (371) 7069549
LIBYA
Libyan Ophthalmological Society
PO Box 2992
Benghazi, Libya
Tel: 00 218 61 9098 779
LITHUANIA
Lithuanian Ophthalmological Society
Eiveniu str. 2
Kaunas 3007
Lithuania
Tel: (370-7) 733696

MACEDONIA
Macedonian Ophthalmological Society
University Eye Clinic
Vodnjanska 19
Skopje 91000
Macedonia
Tel: (389 91) 231714
MALAWI
Malawi Society of Ophthalmology
Sight Savers
Box 30858, Lilongwe 3
Malawi
Tel: (265) 722-773
MALAYSIA
Ophthalmological Society of the Malaysian Medical Association
MMA Secretariat, Fourth Floor, MMA House
124 Jalan Pahang
Kuala Lumpur 53000
Malaysia
Tel: (60-3) 4418972
MEXICO
Sociedad Mexicana de Oftalmologia, S.C.
Mexican Ophthalmology Society
Boston 99, Coloma Nochebuena
Mexico D.F. 03720
Mexico
Tel: (52-5) 5637812
MOLDOVA
Association of Ophthalmologists from Republic of Moldova
Str. N. Tesicmitanu, 29
Chisinau 2030
Moldova
Tel: (3732) 728947 or (3732) 729211
MOROCCO
Societe Marocaine d’Ophtalmologie
Ophthalmology Society of Morocco
6 Rue Mohamee Dielri
Casablanca, Morocco
Tel: (212-2) 31 74 66

NETHERLANDS
Dutch Ophthalmological Society
P.O. Box 6711
Nijmegen 6500 GE
Netherlands
Tel: (31-024) 3615105
NEW ZEALAND
New Zealand Branch, Royal Australian College of Ophthalmologists
c/o Dr. Allan Simpson, Harley Building
137 Cambridge Tce
Christchurch, New Zealand
Tel: (64-3) 3665228
NICARAGUA
Sociedad Nicaraguense De Oftalmologia
Ophthalmology Society of Nicaragua
P.O. Box A-47
Managua, Nicaragua
Tel: (505) 278-2041
NIGERIA
Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria
c/o Dept. of Ophth., General Hospital
1, Broad Street, P.O. Box 70752
Victoria Island, Lagos
Nigeria
Tel: (234-01) 263 4333
NORWAY
Norsk Oftalmologisk Forening
Ophthalmology Society of Norway
V. Torggate 8
Nedre Ole Bullspl. 3
Bergen 5012
Norway
Tel: (47-55) 210505

PANAMA
Sociedad Panamena de Oftalmologia
Panama Ophthalmology Society
P.O. Box 8870 – Zona 5
Panama, Panama
Tel: (507) 264-0620
PARAGUAY
Sociedad Paraguaya de Oftalmologia
Paraguay Ophthalmology Society
Av. Bernardino Caballero No. 124
casi Av. Mariacal Lopez
Asuncion, Paraguay
Tel: (595-21) 210300, or 204346
PERU
Sociedad Peruana de Oftalmologia
Ophthalmology Society of Peru
Parque Luis Villaran 957
San Isidro
Lima, Peru
Tel: 51-1 440-2698
PHILIPPINES
Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology
3rd flr. Phil. College of Surgeons Bldg. 992
N. EDSA, Q.C., Philippines. 1105
Tel: 632-9253789; 6329272317
POLAND
Polish Ophthalmological Society
Lindley’ a 4
Warszawa 02 005
Poland
Tel: (48-22) 628 41 87
PORTUGAL
Sociedade Portuguesa de Oftalmologia
Av. Almirante Gago Coutinho, 151
Lisboa 1700 029
Portugal
Tel: (351-01) 8427100

ROMANIA
Romanian Society of Ophthalmology
86-88, St. Furtuna Street
Sector I, COD 707787
Bucharest 12
Romania
Tel: (40-1) 6387131
RUSSIA
All Russian Society of Ophthalmologists
Beskudnikovsky Blvd. 59a
Moscow 127486
Russia
Tel: (7-095) 485-9450

SAUDI ARABIA
Saudi Ophthalmological Society
P.O. Box 67951
Riyadh 11517
Saudi Arabia
Tel: (966-1) 465-9857
SLOVAKIA
Slovak Ophthalmological Society
Antolska 11
Bratislava 85107
Slovak Republic
Tel: (421-7) 68672039, or 63811249
SLOVENIA
Slovenian Society of Ophthalmology
University Eye Clinic
Zaloska 2
Ljubljana 1000
Slovenia
Tel: (386-1) 4313066
SOLOMON ISLANDS
Solomon Islands Ophthalmological Society
Central Hospital
P.O. Box 349
Honiara, Solomon Islands
Tel: (677) 23600
SOUTH AFRICA
Ophthalmological Society of South Africa
P.O. Box 13086
Noordstad 9305
Bloemfontein, Free State
South Africa
Tel: (27-51) 405 2151
SPAIN
Sociedad Espanola de Oftalmologia
Spanish Ophthalmology Society
C/Donoso Cortes, 73
Madrid 28015
Spain
Tel: (34-91) 544-8035, or 544-5879
SUDAN
Sudanese Ophthalmological Society
P.O. Box 1012
Khartoum, Sudan
Tel: (249-11) 777617
SWEDEN
Swedish Ophthalmological Society
St. Eriks Eye Hospital
Stockholm 11282
Sweden
Tel: (46-8) 6723000
SWITZERLAND
Schweizerische Ophthalmologische Gesellschaft
Swiss Ophthalmology Society
Berneckerstrasse 26
Postfach 95
Heerbrugg CH-9435
Switzerland
Tel: (41-71) 727 16 61
SYRIA
Syrian Ophthalmologic Society
P.O. Box 30215
Damascus, Syria
Tel: (963-11) 231 06 49

TADJIKSTAN
Tadjikstan Ophthalmology Society
State Medical University
Eye Diseases Department
Dushanbe 734000
Tadjikstan
Tel: (7-3772) 24 45 83
TAIWAN
Ophthalmological Society of Taiwan
11F, No. 32, Kung-Yuan Road
Taipei 100-48
Taiwan
Tel: (886-2) 23146694
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO
Ophthalmologist Society of Trinidad & Tobago
TUNISIA
Société Tunisienne d’Ophtalmologie
Maison du Médecin
16 Rue de Touraine
1082 TUNIS
Tél./Fax: 216 1 78 96 37
TURKEY
Turkish Ophthalmology Society
I’ran Cad.45/1 Kavaklz<caron>dere, 06700
Ankara-Turkey
Tel: (90-312) 425 3515
TURKMENISTAN
Ophthalmologic Society of Turkmenistan
Seidy 32
Ashgabad 744000
Turkmenistan
Tel: (00122) 35 48 70

UKRAINE
Ukrainian Ophthalmological Society
Filatov Institute of Eye Diseases & Tissue Therapy
49/51 Blvd. Francais
Odessa 65061
Ukraine
Tel: (380-482) 222035
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ophthalmic Society – EMA
P.O. Box No. 6600
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tel: (971-4) 3377377
UNITED KINGDOM
Royal College of Ophthalmologists
17 Cornwall Terrace
London NW1 4QW
United Kingdom
Tel: 44-020 79350702
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
American Academy of Ophthalmology
P.O. Box 7424
San Francisco, CA 94120-7424
U.S.A.
Tel: (415) 561-8500
URUGUAY
Sociedad Uruguaya de Oftalmologia
Ophthalmology Society of Uruguay
Solano Antunha 2726 ap. 201
Montevideo, Uruguay
Tel: (598-2) 710 4584
UZBEKISTAN
Uzbekistan Ophthalmology Society
Tashkent Medical Institute
Eye Diseases Department
Tashkent 700000
Uzbekistan
Tel: (7-3712) 460252

VENEZUELA
Sociedad Venezolana de Oftalmologia
Ophthalmology Society of Venezuela
Av. Principal de Los Ruices, Centro
Empresarial Los Ruices
Piso 5, Oficinas 507, 1071
Caracas, Edo. Miranda
Venezuela
Tel: (58-2) 239-0340 or 239-8127
VIETNAM
Vietnam Ophthalmological Society
85 Ba Trieu Street
Hanoi, Vietnam
Tel: (84-4) 8252 004

WEST INDIES
Ophthalmological Society of the West Indies
2 Lukuni Road
Valsayn South
Trinidad, West Indies
Tel: (1-868) 662-1226

YUGOSLAVIA
Yugoslav Ophthalmological Association
Institute of Ophthalmology, Clinical Center of Serbia
Pasterova 2
Beograd 11000
Yugoslavia

ZIMBABWE
Ophthalmological Society of Zimbabwe
Box MR 28
Marlborough
Harare, Zimbabwe
Tel: (2634) 735367