Australian College of Optometry CPD presentation Dr Alex Ioannidis recently presented a continuing professional development (CPD) event in conjunction with the Australian College of Optometry. Attendees of the Therapeutic Refresher Course listened to Dr Ioannidis talk about conjunctivitis and keratitis, before completing an online assessment.
Top Gun Cataract Session ASCRS 2017 A/Prof Michael Lawless was a member of the winning Asia-Pacific team at the Top Gun Cataract Session at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) 2017 Conference, beating the American home team.
Zeiss SMILE meeting 2017 Dr Patrick Versace was invited to speak at the recent Zeiss SMILE meeting held in Singapore. More than 500 doctors attended from the region showing how popular the SMILE procedure has become. The results around SMILE continue to confirm its place as the preferred technique for the correction of short-sightedness (myopia). One of […]
Victorian RANZCO meeting Vision Eye Institute’s Dr Uday Bhatt recently presented at the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) Victorian Branch Annual Conference. Speaking in front of his fellow peers, he discussed the principles and practice of using trifocal intraocular lenses in cataract surgery. […]
Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology 2017 Dr Patrick Versace was invited to speak at the recent Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) 2017 Congress held in Singapore. This event was co-organised with the International Council of Ophthalmology and gathered top international specialists in ophthalmology to share their expertise and experience with clinicians, eye surgeons and researchers from the Asia-Pacific region […]
What you need to know about cataract surgery The March 2017 edition of Medibank’s Be magazine features an article by Dr Uday Bhatt on cataracts, cataract surgery and whether you can get rid of your reading glasses.
Cataracts & Surgery – Who, When and Why In this short video, Dr Michael Lawless discusses cataracts, when to consider cataract surgery and choosing the most appropriate intraocular lens option.
Barber Surgery and Ophthalmology: Practising in the 16th Century What do needles and thread, spoons, cups and ropes have to do with eye surgery? Dr Joe Reich shares some fascinating insights into the early origins of ophthalmology in this mivision article.
A SMILE on Your Dial Drs Gerard Sutton and Michael Lawless weigh in on the debate over the newer laser refractive technologies, including SMILE, in this mivision article.