Dr. Alfred Basilious

Dr. Alfred Basilious
Dr. Alfred Basilious
Assistant Professor


1105 Carling Avenue, 3rd Floor
613-226-6350 (fax)


Dr. Basilious is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist, with a clinical focus in cataract & refractive cataract surgery. He holds an appointment as staff cataract surgeon at The Ottawa Hospital and Focus Eye Centre. He is a Clinical Investigator with the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.

Dr. Basilious completed both his medical training (MD) and surgical residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Toronto where he served as Chief Resident. After completing his FRCSC in Ophthalmology, he went on to a subspecialty surgical fellowship in Anterior Segment at the University of Montreal. 

Dr. Basilious has a strong commitment to research and teaching. He has published and presented widely with a focus on cataract surgery, cornea and glaucoma.


  • MD, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Ophthalmology Residency, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Surgical Fellowship in Anterior Segment, University of Montreal, Canada

Research interests

  • Cataract
  • Refractive Cataract Surgeon