Surgery: IOL Implantation in Challenging Cases

This video demonstrates IOL implantation techniques in a few challenging cases.  Dr. Masket explains all the steps in detail while implanting the lenses and dealing with the challenges. In the first surgery, a posterior capsular rent was managed and an IOL was placed in the sulcus.  The patient was then referred to the vitreoretinal surgeon … Read more

Surgery: Phacoemulsification in a Mature Liquefied Cataract

This video demonstrates a phacoemulsification surgery in a mature cataract. This cataract was unusual and was completely liquefied, the cataract was aspirated and an IOL was placed in the bag. Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Trujillo, Peru Surgeon: Dr. James Lehmann, San Antonio, USA Transcript (To translate please select your language to the … Read more

Surgery: Phacoemulsification in a Dense Nuclear Cataract

This video demonstrates a routine phacoemulsification surgery in a dense nuclear cataract. Dr. Lehmann used the divide and conquer technique for nuclear removal and he explains all the steps in detail. Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Trujillo, Peru Surgeon: Dr. James Lehmann, San Antonio, USA Transcript (To translate please select your language to … Read more

Achieving Excellence in Cataract Surgery, A Step-by-Step Approach

More than a dozen of the world’s finest surgeons have come together in this text to help you learn to perform phacoemulsification at its highest level.  Each has chosen one or more aspects of the procedure and has carefully analyzed the steps that are critical to the successful performance of that part of the surgery. … Read more

Surgery: Phacoemulsification using Divide and Conquer Technique

This video demonstrates a phacoemulsification in a 65-year-old man with cataract in the right eye. Dr. Haldipurkar demonstrates a good capsulorhexis and the divide and conquer technique of nucleus removal. Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Chittagong, Bangladesh Surgeon: Dr. Suhas Haldipurkar, Laxmi Eye Institute, Mumbai, India Transcript Dr. Suhas Haldipurkar: Well, this … Read more

Lecture: Management of Complications during Phacoemulsification

The objective of this lecture is to familiarize and learn to overcome complications during phacoemulsification. Dr. Haldipurkar also speaks about how to minimize the damage to the rest of the eye and when to call for expert opinion or vitreo-retinal intervention. Lecture location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Chittagong, Bangladesh Lecturer: Dr. Suhas Haldipurkar, … Read more

Lecture: Small Pupil Management

Learning Objectives of this lecture are: • To be able to understand the causes of small pupil during cataract surgery • To understand all the difficulties encountered during cataract surgery with small pupil and their consequences • To learn the various methods and techniques to tackle the problem Lecture location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye … Read more

Lecture: Phacodynamics – Introduction into the Basics

Cataract extraction using Phacoemulsification is the most precise way we currently have to treat cataracts. Small incision Phacoemulsification with intraocular lenses has helped improve visual results with cataract surgery more in the last sixty years than in all of previous history. It has the potential to help patients see well for most or all of … 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