Dr John Nkurikiye

He graduated as a Doctor at the University of Burundi in February 1990.

He is a Senior Officer of the Rwanda Defense Force (RDF) with the rank of Colonel.

He specialized in Ophthalmology at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, from 1996 to 2000.

He did his Subspecialty in Cornea and Anterior Segment at LVPEI in Hyderabad, India and John Moran Eye Center in Utah, USA in 2008.

He is the Medical Director of Rwanda International Institute of Ophthalmology and Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital.

He is the pioneer of cornea transplant surgery in the region

His passion is Quality Medical Education and Medical Ethics.


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