Swiss Visio

Dr. med. Kaweh Mansouri

FMH-certified ophthalmologist and ophthalmic surgeon

Further accreditations (4)
  • Swiss Visio Montchoisi
  • Clinique de Montchoisi
  • Swiss Visio Eaux-Vives
  • Swiss Visio Glaucoma Research Center

Work Experience

since 2024

Executive Vice President of the World Glaucoma Association

since 2017

Chairman of the Swiss Glaucoma Research Foundation

since 2015

Registered doctor and Deputy Medical Director, Swiss Visio and Clinique de Montchoisi, Lausanne

since 2014

Substitute lecturer, Ophthalmology department, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, USA

2018 - 2024

Associate Executive Vice-President, World Glaucoma Association

2012 - 2015

Chief resident, Ophthalmology department, University of Geneva, Switzerland

  • Director, Polycinic
  • Chief medical director, Geneva eye bank
  • Examiner, Examen fédéral suisse de spécialiste in ophthalmology
2009 - 2010

Chief resident, Ophthalmology department, University of Geneva, Switzerland

  • Ophthalmology consultant, Glaucoma division



FMH specialist in ophthalmic surgery

2010 - 2012

Postgraduate training at the Hamilton Glaucoma Center, University of California, San Diego, California, USA; Section 2111 clinical work


Ophthalmology committee of the FMH


EBO (European Board of Ophthalmology)

2007 - 2009

Residence at the Hôpital ophtalmique Jules-Gonin in Lausanne, affiliated with the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and the Faculty of biology and medicine of the University of Lausanne, Switzerland.

2005 - 2008

Master’s degree in public health at the University of Geneva, Switzerland

2006 - 2007

Residency at the Ophthalmology department of the University of Geneva, Switzerland

2004 - 2006

Associate Medical Officer, Programme to prevent blindness and deafness, Word Health Organisation, Geneva, Switzerland

2003 - 2004

Residency at the Ophthalmology department of the University of Basel, Switzerland

1996 - 2003

Medical University of Vienna, Austria; Doctoral thesis: « Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing a Rigid PMMA Implant With the Collagen Implant in Deep Sclerectomy » (Essai randomisé contrôlé fondé sur la comparaison entre un implant rigide en polyméthacrylate de méthyle (PMAM) et un implant de collagène en sclérectomie profonde)

2000 - 2001

University of Lausanne, Switzerland; ERASMUS scheme


Technical reports

Mansouri K. Anti-aging in Ophthalmology. Technological Assessment Report. 2007, Bern.

Editorial responsabilities


Review and referee work

Book review

Manuscript review for journals

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Swiss Visio Eaux-Vives

Swiss Visio Montchoisi

Swiss Visio La Providence


Professor Mansouri among the world's top 100 ophthalmologists

Congratulations to Professor Kaweh Mansouri

Première implantation d'un microstent Hydrus en Suisse

Treatment of glaucoma during the COVID-19 pandemic

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