Dr. med. Wolfgang Riha
Specialist in ophthalmology, Associate Medical Director



Biographical data

Dr. Riha in the media


Dr. Wolfgang Riha was born on November 9, 1978, in Salzburg. He completed his medical studies at the University of Innsbruck. In 2005 he started his clinical activities at the University Clinic in Salzburg, and in the same year submitted his doctoral thesis on the subject "The Congenital Cataract". During his formation he already specialized in the field of refractive surgery and completed a year at the Sehkraft Augenzentrum in Cologne, Germany, a reputed eye center.

Dr. Riha exerts his specialist activity in Austria, Germany and Switzerland and is in demand especially as a surgeon for the correction of sight defects by laser, drawing on a vast experience in the different operational techniques and laser systems.

In 2015 he was rated by "The Ophthalmologist", a reputed professional publication, as one of the most important eye doctors under 40 in the world – see the link: https://theophthalmologist.com/power-list/2015/

As the first physician of a German speaking country, in 2015 he successfully completed the Physician-CEO course of the well-known Kellogg School of Management in Chicago. Dr. Wolfgang Riha is the author of numerous professional papers and is often present as a speaker at international congresses. His scientific focus is in the field of refractive surgery and the correction of presbyopia