Lecture: Live Clinical Case Discussion – Pediatric Cataract and Glaucoma

During this Live Clinical Case Discussion, 3 pediatric cataract and glaucoma cases that have been submitted on Cybersight Consult are reviewed. The examination, diagnosis and treatment of each case are covered with questions about each case answered in real time. Lecturer: Dr. Daniel Neely, Pediatric Ophthalmologist and Professor of Ophthalmology at Indiana University, USA Transcript … Read more

Lecture: Management of Cataracts in Uveitis Patients

The management of cataracts in uveitis patients can be complex and anything but routine. The cornerstones of successful management of uveitic cataracts include aggressive and meticulous control and management of pre- and post-operative inflammation and knowing when and where to put the intraocular lens. Lecturer: Dr. Ramana Moorthy, Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, Indiana University … Read more

Surgery: Phacoemulsification with Limbal Relaxing Incisions

This video demonstrates phacoemulsification with limbal relaxing incisions to reduce the astigmatism. The nucleus was removed using divide and conquer technique and an IOL was implanted Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Trujillo, Peru Surgeon: Dr. Stephen Lane, University of Minnesota Transcript (To translate please select your language to the right of … Read more

Surgery: Phacoemulsification

This video demonstrates a regular phacoemulsification surgery in a patient with a sporadic cataract.  All the regular steps were performed and the nucleus was removed using a modified stop and chop technique. An IOl was implanted in the capsular bag and the ports were hydrated. Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Trujillo, … Read more

Surgery: Phacoaspiration of a Congenital Cataract in an Eye with Aniridia

This is a 7-year-old girl who presented with a cataract and congenital aniridia. The cataract was extracted through a scleral incision and a 1 piece foldable IOL was implanted. Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Trujillo, Peru Surgeon: Dr. Stephen Lane, University of Minnesota Transcript (To translate please select your language to … Read more

Surgery: Phacoaspiration in a Posterior Capsular Cataract

This is a cataract extraction surgery in a 7-year-old boy with posterior capsular cataract, with a history of congenital cataract. The lens was extracted carefully and an IOL was implanted in the capsular bag. Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Trujillo, Peru Surgeon: Dr. Stephen Lane, University of Minnesota Transcript (To translate … Read more

Surgery: Congenital Cataract with Pupillary Membrane

This is a cataract extraction surgery in a 6-year-old girl, with congenital cataract and pupillary membrane. The membrane was carefully removed and the cataract was aspirated. An IOL was placed in the capsular bag and the wounds were closed with sutures. Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Trujillo, Peru Surgeon: Dr. Stephen … Read more

Surgery: Challenging Case of a Liquified Pediatric Cataract

Cataract surgery in a 3-year-old child with unilateral white cataract of unknown etiology. It was a challenging case as the lens contents were liquefied. It is removed with a vitrector technique. A primary posterior capsulotomy was performed before placing the IOL in the sulcus. Non-preserved triamcinolone is used to stain the vitreous for anterior chamber … Read more