Cataract and Intraocular Refractive Surgery

21 – 25 November 2016, Lugano, Switzerland

Scientific coordinator: José L. Guell, Spain;

MONDAY, 21 NOVEMBER 2016
09:00 – Intraocular lens optics and haptic design, aberrations
– Multifocal IOL’s/Dislocated IOLs
Roberto Bellucci, Italy
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 – Pediatric cataract surgery
– Anesthesia
12:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 16:30 Wet-Lab:- Phacoemulsification- IOL implantion of technique- Video/Case report: challenging cases and complications in cataract and intraocular refractive surgery Roberto Bellucci, Italy
TUESDAY, 22 NOVEMBER 2016
09:00 – Phaco tricks for nuclear cataract and different grade- Challenging phacoemulsifcation procedures Yury Takhtaev, Russia
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 Concepts for surgical management
12:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 16:30 Wet-Lab:
– Concepts for surgical management
Yury Takhtaev, Russia
WEDNESDAY, 23 NOVEMBER 2016
09:00 – Cataract surgery after CRS (Corneal Refractive Surgery)
– The use of toric pseudophakic IOL’s
Mercè Morral, Spain
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 Artisan-Artiflex phakic and aphakic IOL implantation
12:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 16:30 Wet-Lab:
– Phacoemulsification step by step
Filippo Simona, Switzerland &
Antonio Scialdone, Italy
THURSDAY, 24 NOVEMBER 2016
09:00 – Cataract surgery on compromised corneal endothelium
– Case discussion on complicated cataract cases: dense mature cataract, pseudoexfoliation syndrome and subluxation lens
Antoni Sabala, Spain
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 Iris and its management
12:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 16:30 Wet-Lab:
– Video tutorial on subluxated IOLs fixation
Antoni Sabala, Spain
FRIDAY, 25 NOVEMBER 2016
09:00 – The selection of patients for advanced technology intra-ocular lenses using topography, tomography, aberrometry: how to stay away from unhappy its
– The new biometric principle: how to correct presbyopia with mono-focal IOLs and no mono vision
Paolo Vinciguerra, Italy
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 How to make femtocataract transition easy and safe
12:00 – 12:30 Test, certificates and farewell