International Eye Associates – Samantha Habhab M.D.

Central Florida's

Advanced Eye Care Clinic

"I am proud to be your local eye doctor! Come visit our experienced eyecare team." -Samantha 

Full-service Ophthalmology Practice Providing Comprehensive Eye Care for Adults & Children of All Ages


samantha habhab, m.d.

Dr. Habhab is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist specializing in cornea, cataract and refractive surgery. She graduated with honors from the University of Michigan with a bachelor of science in neuroscience and a minor in near eastern studies. She received her medical degree at Wayne State University School of Medicine where she discovered her passion for ophthalmology.

After medical school, she went on to a rigorous and comprehensive training in ophthalmology at the Kresge Eye Institute in Detroit. During residency she was awarded top scorer in the Ophthalmic Knowledge Assessment Program (OKAP) exam for three years in a row. Samantha has authored several review articles on presbyopic treatments and presented her research project on patient outcomes in a combined ophthalmology-rheumatology uveitis clinic at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting.

After residency, Dr. Habhab completed a fellowship in Cornea and External Diseases at the prestigious Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia under world-renowned experts in the field. She trained extensively in the full scope of corneal transplantation including PKP, DMEK, and DSEK.

In her free time, Dr. Habhab enjoys traveling, exercising, and spending time with her husband and daughter.