Short biography

Dr. Violeta Shijakova graduated from the Faculty of Medicine at Goce Delchev University in Shtip in 2015. In 2016, she started working at Sistina Ophthalmology as a general doctor, and from  2018 to 2022, she was a resident at the Svjetlost University Clinic in Zagreb under the mentorship of prof. dr. Nikica Gabric, where she supplemented her knowledge and experience in the field of refractive surgery, cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, and treatment of anterior segment conditions. etc.

In 2022, she begins working at Sistina Ophthalmology as an specialist in ophthalmology and optometry.


  • Macedonian Medical Chamber
  • Medical Chamber of Croatia

Additional education

  • Comparison between the change in total corneal astigmatism and actual change in refractive astigmatism in transepithelial photorefractive keratectomy (tPRK), laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) and femtosecond laser assisted laser in situ keratomileusis (FsLASIK) [2021]
    Maja Bohac 1Alma Biscevic 1Violeta Shijakova 1 2Ivan Gabric 1Kresimir Gabric 1Sudi Patel 1