Dra. Ligia Sancho


Ligia Sancho MD

Ligia Sancho MD, Ophthalmologist surgeon specialized in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.

Doctor of Medicine and Surgery from the Faculty of Medicine of the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador.

Specialist in ophthalmology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. After this, she made a Subespecialist in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.

Continuous participation in specialized courses, research and surgical techniques at the Singapore National Eye Centre, the Melbourne Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, the United States, Israel and Latin America.

Ligia Sancho MD is member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).

Member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS).

Also member of the Ecuadorian Ophthalmology Society.

Publications of the specialist:

Evolución de la agudeza visual no corregida pre y post cross-linking en pacientes de 10 a 40 años con diagnóstico de queratocono. Jácome Toledo, Andrea Fátima; Sancho Pontón, Ligia Edith. 2011.

Journal of the Catholic University of Ecuador.

Medical Journal of the Vozandes Hospital.

Complications in Intermediate Uveitis: Prevalence, Time of Onset, and Effects on Vision in Short-Term and Long-Term Follow-Up. Ligia Sancho, Maya Eiger-Moscovitch, Yael Sharon, Radgonde Amer, Adi Koriat, Michal Kramer. 2018.

Journal of Ocular Immunology and Inflammation