Born to an Egyptian father and an Italian mother, in Alexandria, Egypt.
Dr. Satar grew up in Cairo where his dad was stationed. His parents helped
cultivate his love for languages and travel, and over the years he became
fluent in English, Arabic, and Italian. Dr. Satar graduated from Cairo
University School of Medicine, where he also completed his Internship.
He finished his residency in Ophthalmology in St Louis, Missouri, which
included one year as Chief resident.
Committed to staying on the cutting-edge of the latest advancements in
ophthalmology. Dr. Satar maintains memberships with several prestigious
The American Academy of Ophthalmology
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
He has hospital affiliations with a number of hospitals in Indiana and
Illinois as well as Ambulatory surgery centers, which allows him to perform
surgery locally for the convenience of his patients.
As a seasoned eye surgeon, he has refined his skills over the years and
made cataract surgery as his specialty. Dr. Satar has performed thousands
of successful cataract and laser surgeries in his career.
Additionally, Dr. Satar has spent time cultivating his community. He has
been involved in various project developments, including the development
of the non for profit Gibson County Youth Soccer complex, on over forty
acres of land, and the development of the Princeton Ambulatory Surgery
Center west of Gibson General Hospital. He has served as board member
of Gibson County Youth Soccer, and president, from 2000 to 2004. He has
also served as a board member at various organizations within the community
including: Gibson General Hospital, Gibson County Chamber of Commerce,
Gibson County Economic Development Corp. and Southwestern Indiana Economic
During his leisure, he enjoys traveling, listening to music, fine-dining
experiences, talking with new people, cheering on the US, The Italian
and the Egyptian national soccer teams, and listening to varying world
perspectives . His proudest accomplishment is being the father of his
three children: Susan, Deana and Adam.