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Bilateral Congenital Cataract Surgery in a 45-Day-Old Baby: …

Simonetta Morselli, MD, performs surgery on the right eye of a 45-day-old baby with bilateral congenital cataracts. Echo…

Simonetta Morselli, MD

Trulign Implantation

P. Dee G. Stephenson, MD, FACS, presents her technique for manual cataract surgery with Trulign toric IOL placement (Bau…

P. Dee G. Stephenson, MD, FACS

Piece Out: Cylinder Size in LACS Impacts Nuclear Removal

This video demonstrates how the cylinder size in laser assisted cataract surgery will impact nuclear removal. Several ca…

Scott E. LaBorwit, MD

Subluxated Refractive IOL

Cesare Forlini, MD

Episode 28: Preparing the Patient for Cataract Surgery

In this episode of CRST Journal Club, moderator John Berdahl, MD, of Vance Thompson Vision in Sioux Falls, South Dakota,…

John Berdahl, MD, William F. Wiley, MD

Safety in the Operating Room

Steven Dewey, MD, presents 10 pearls for preventing unexpected challenges in cataract surgery. Some of the tips include …

Steve Dewey, MD

Episode 42: Creating a Posterior Capsulotomy Using the Femto…

Moderator Christopher Starr, MD, speaks with H. Burkhard Dick, MD, PhD, of the University Eye Hospital Bochum, about cre…

Christopher Starr, MD, H. Burkhard Dick, MD, PhD

Episode 25: Evolution of Endothelial Keratoplasty

John Davidson, MD, of Miramar Eye Specialists in Ventura, California, discusses endothelial keratoplasty with Neda Shami…

Neda Shamie, MD, John Davidson, MD

Illuminating a Unique Approach to Precision

Calhoun Vision is redefining lens implant surgery by developing technology that enables surgeons to change the power of …

Burkhard Dick, MD, John Doane, MD, Vance Thompson, MD

Dislocated CTR

Gregg Kokame, MD

Dislocated IOL

Paisan Ruamviboonsuk, MD

Double IOL

Gregg Kokame, MD

Visiogen Synchrony Lens

Gregg Kokame, MD

In the Bag Dislocated IOL

Gregg Kokame, MD

Endoscopic IOL Repositioning

Gregg Kokame, MD

Dropped IOL

Peter Stalmans, MD, PhD

E-PDEK with Phacoemulsification in Failed Penetrating Kerato…

Soosan Jacob, MS, FRCS, DNB, demonstrates
her technique endoilluminator-assisted pre-
Descemet endothelial keratopla…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

The Evolution of IOL Fixation Part III: Small Incision

A minimally invasive 25G vitrectomy and trans-scleral IOL fixation is performed for an aphakic patient. The patient was …

Agustina Palacio, MD, Douglas Sigford, MD, Nathan Podoll, MD, Shlomit Schaal, MD, PhD

The Evolution of IOL Fixation Part II: Medium Incision

A 23G vitrectomy is performed with trans-scleral IOL fixation for an aphakic patient who suffered prior penetrating ocul…

Agustina Palacio, MD, Douglas Sigford, MD, Nathan Podoll, MD, Shlomit Schaal, MD, PhD

The Evolution of IOL Fixation Part I: Large Incision

A 20G vitrectomy and trans-scleral PC-IOL fixation is performed on an aphakic patient. A 55-year-old Caucasian gentleman…

Nathan Podoll, MD, Niloofar Piri, MD, Shlomit Schaal, MD, PhD

Verion Assisted Toric IOL Implantation

Dr. Kanellopoulos uses the Verion system for Toric IOL implantation in Cataract Surgery.

Laser Cataract Surgery With Implantation of the Trulign Tori…

Dr. Batra uses the LenSx Laser to create the cataract incisions and to perform the capsulotomy and fragmentation of the …

V. Nicholas Batra, MD

New Handpiece for Cataract Surgery

Moderator Mark Kontos, MD, of Empire Eye Physicians, discusses a handpiece for phaco-femto cataract surgery with P. Dee …

Mark Kontos, MD, P. Dee G. Stephenson, MD, FACS

Episode 38: EBMD in Cataract Patients

Gary Wortz, MD, of Koffler Vision Group, discusses epithelial basement membrane dystrophy (EBMD) in cataract patients wi…

Gary Wortz, MD, Mark Kontos, MD

Hydro-PCCC in Congenital Cataract

The video highlights the authors preference of doing posteior capsularhexis in congenital cataract under BSS infusion. …

Virendra Agrawal MD,DNB

Red Cataract Removal with the Catalys Laser

An 85-year-old male with one functioning eye presents with a red, hyper-mature cataract. In his right eye, he had a pre-…

John Gayton, MD

ReSure Sealant Following Post-RK Cataract Surgery

In this patient with 8 RK incisions, I straddled the space between the incisions with a 2.2mm wound for cataract removal…

ReSure Sealant after Stuck IOL

A single piece acrylic lens became stuck in a 2.2 mm incision after attempted insertion with a D cartridge. The IOL was …

Terry Kim, MD

Tjia Centurion Case Review

Khiun Tjia, MD, uses a conventional divide and conquer technique with CENTURION Vision System. Emulsification by Balance…

Khiun F. Tjia, MD

Complex Corneal Transplantation, Cataract Surgery, Synechial…

Alan Carlson, MD, presents a complex patient with a failed corneal transplant. Previous transplant surgery was performed…

Alan Carlson MD

ReSure in a Femtosecond Cataract Case

Stephen Lane, MD, explains the preparation and application of ReSure Ocular Sealant (Ocular Therapeutics) to prevent flu…

Stephen Lane MD

Management of Infantile Traumatic Cataract

This video demonstrates Dr. Verma’s technique of managing infantile traumatic cataract. The 9-month-old patient suffer…

D.D.Verma, MD

Dislocated IOL

Carlos Mateo, MD

ReSure Sealant to Prevent Toric Rotation

In a case with a toric IOL, there was some conjunctival ballooning near the incision. I used the ReSure Sealant to avoid…

Cynthia Matossian MD

Aniridia Ring-Bag-Lens Dislocation Repair

A patient suffered repeat trauma 3-years prior to a traumatic cataract which required a Rauch-Rosenthal aniridia ring (M…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Dropped IOL

Amar Agarwal FRCS

ReSure Sealant Instructional Video

The ReSure Sealant is an in situ formed hydrogel that creates a temporary, soft and lubricious sealant to prevent fluid …

Ocular Therapeutix, Inc.

Glued IOL During Live Surgery

Amar Agawal presents a glued IOL surgery performed during the 2014 IIRSI Conference. Following conjunctival peritomy, tw…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Dislocated IOL

Tarek Hassan, MD

Where is the Lens?

Stanislao Rizzo MD

Cataract Surgery

Carl Claes, MD

Management of Traumatic Subluxated Cataract and Intractable …

Zia ul Mazhry, MD, explains a myriad of surgical techniques required to rescue and manage a post traumatic subluxated ca…

Zia ul Mazhry, MD

How to Tackle a Mature Cataract: Principles and Pearls!

Omar Barrada, MD, shows a step-by-step approach to managing a total lens opacity. Every step from wound construction, sa…

Omar Barrada, MD

In situ Bag Repositioning with Double Haptic Scleral Fixatio…

Zia ul Mazhry, MD, presents an in situ bag repositioning with double haptic scleral fixation of multi-piece acrylic fold…

Zia ul Mazhry, MD

Dislocated IOL

Stratos Gotzaridis, MD

Subconjunctival IOL

Stratos Gotzaridis, MD

25G Short for ROP

Carl Claes, MD

Hypermature Cataract Needle Capsulotomy

Michael Seider, MD, present a case on a hypermature cataract and needle capsulotomy. Trypan blue staining also performed…

Michael Seider, MD

Malyugin Ring Insertion and Removal (Two Cases)

Lorenzo J. Cervantes, MD, shares his technique for using a Malyugin Ring (MicroSurgical Technology). This is a modificat…

Lorenzo J. Cervantes, MD

Subluxated Capsular-Bag Complex with Endocapsular Ring and D…

The video depicts the case of a 54-year-old woman who presented with a history of cataract surgery preformed 4 years bac…

Priya Narang, MS

RRD, PVR, and Dropped Nucleus

J. Fernando Arevalo

Ruptured Capsule Post PPV and Trabeculectomy

Lisa Arbisser, MD, presents a 45-year-old diabetic who had a vitreous hemorrhage and uncomplicated pars plana vitrectomy…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Glued IOL for Lens Coloboma in Marfan's Syndrome

Dr. Priya Narang, MS, presents a glued IOL technique in a lens coloboma with Marfan's Syndrome case. The management of l…

Priya Narang

Morgagnian Cataract Extreme Phaco

Lisa Arbisser, MD, presents a morgagnian cataract case. She carefully creates a small capsulorhexis and enlarges it slig…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Perforated PC

This patient had a PPV 5-months prior for a vitreous hemorrhage due to retinal tear. The cataract advanced in the postop…

Jason Jones MD

Bimanual Approach to Intraocular lens Rescue Using Modified …

Jonathan A Feistmann, MD, demonstrates a bimanual technique for rescuing an IOL that as fallen into the posterior segmen…

Jonathan A Feistmann, MD

A Tale of Two Lens Exchanges

The technique of IOL exchange with a single piece acrylic lens in the bag is presented. The exchange of two different si…

Jason Jones MD

Supracapsular Technique with Bleb

With the eye's functioning bleb, monocular status, and very symptomatic visual loss, I elected to proceed with straight…

Tal Raviv MD, FACS

Laser-assisted Cataract Surgery (VICTUS Laser) with Incise I…

All LACS surgeries at Gemini Eye Clinic are currently performed by Dr. Stodulka. LACS accounts for 90% of Dr. Stodulka's…

Pavel Stodůlka, MD

Trans-zonular TriMoxi Technique

Demonstration of trans-zonular technique for placing TriMoxi, an antibiotic and steroid formulation, during cataract sur…

Ahad Mahootchi, MD

MICS System by ASICO for Advance Phaco Machines

ASICO introducing a MICS System for Advance Phaco Machines which enables surgeons to optimize their phaco efficiency and…

ASICO

PPV with IOL Exchange and Scleral Fixation

The dislocation of posterior chamber IOL through an unrecognized peripheral PC rent after phaco surgery is are rare but …

Zia ul Mazhry, MD

Intravitreal Placement of Antibiotic/Steroid as a Substitute…

This video will demonstrate a novel technique in cataract post-operative care, by placing an antibiotic/steroid combinat…

Stewart Galloway, MD

Live Surgery of Glued IOL

Dr. Kaladevi Satish demonstrates the glued IOL technique during a live surgery presentation. The haptics are externalize…

Dr. Kaladevi Satish

The Bhattacharjee Pupil Expansion Device

The Bhattacharjee Pupil Expansion device can expand the pupil with just a single 20G (0.9 mm) incision and no side-ports…

Dr. Suven Bhattacharjee

A New Guidance System For Laser Cataract Surgery Astigmatism

Stephen Slade, MD, presents a video showing the Alcon Verion Surgical Guidance System used for alignment and guidance of…

Stephen G. Slade MD, FACS

A Clinical Pearl for Posterior Capsular Haze

Stephen Slade, MD, presents a patient unhappy from posterior capsular haze, where the lens was freed. The optic was then…

Stephen G. Slade MD, FACS

CataRhex 3

Cataract surgery is performed with the CataRhex 3. This phacoemulsification system facilitates creation of a stable ante…

Bojan Pajic MD

ReSure Sealant in a Normal Cataract Case

Arun C. Gulani, MD, demonstrates the ReSure Sealant (Ocular Therapeutics) application process in a normal cataract case.

Arun C. Gulani MD

RK Suture in Patiet with Fuch' s and Dense Cataract

Arun C. Gulani, MD, presents a case of dense cataract, Fuch's dystrophy and deep open RKs. He utilizes a simple stitch t…

Arun C. Gulani MD

Mushroom Tip and Flip - Intraocular Lens Exchange

Allon Barsam, MD, presents a novel technique for explantation and exchange of a plate haptic intraocular lens.

Allon Barsam MD

Easy Phaco: Conquering New Heights

Modern phaco machine has only one thing in common with the first phaco procedure shown by Dr. Kelman in 1967, and that i…

Suhas Haldipurkar MD

Cataract and PBK in a Phakic IOL and RK Patient

John A. Kanellopoulos, MD, presents a patient with 4-incision RK, PBK, phakic IOL and cataract. The phakic lens, which b…

John A. Kanellopoulos, MD

ReSure Sealant for Cataract Patient with Previous RK

Arun C. Gulani MD, presents a patient with 12 deep RK incisions with advanced Fuch's dystrophy, a grade 4 cataract with …

Arun C. Gulani MD, Arup Chakrabarti, MD

Retropupilary Artisan IOL and Ahmed Valve Implantation in Ax…

John A. Kanellopoulos, MD, demonstrates an anterior chamber intraocular lens removal in a patient with Axenfeld-Rieger, …

John A. Kanellopoulos, MD

Vertical Chopping the Hypermature White Cataract

This video demonstrates the vertical chopping technique, which is my preferred approach to hypermature cataracts. I use …

Gary Wortz MD

Capsular Bag Re-opening and PCIOL Implantation in Aphakic Ch…

In this child, bilateral primary cataract surgery with phaco-aspiration was performed 2 years ago at an age of 6 months.…

Dr. Sandhya Mahesh, Dr. Mahesh Punjabi

Inject first and then fixate hydrophobic single piece ALCON …

This video focuses on a simplified technique for scleral fixation of hydrophobic single piece Acrylic AcrySof posterior …

Zia ul Mazhry, MD

Tip for Easier Cracking

Very short video clip illustrating a slight recommended clockwise rotation of the nucleus prior to cracking, which enabl…

Khiun F. Tjia, MD

Rhexis

Blair Lonsberry, OD, Bjorn Johansson, MD

Repairing Flomax-Related Injured Iris After Cataract Surgery

Patients using Flomax to treat BPH are becoming increasingly more prevalent in our surgical practice including those see…

Alan Carlson MD

Traumatic Cataract, Iridodialysis, Retinal Detachment

Alan N. Carlson, MD, presents a multidisciplinary approach toward the repair of severe blunt ocular trauma resulting in …

Alan Carlson MD

The Value of Mobile Femtosecond Lasers for Cataract Surgery

Sharon Richens, MD, of Richens Eye Center in St. George, Utah, discusses why she partners with a mobile provider for acc…

Capsulorhexis in Silicone–Oil-Filled Eye

In intumescent cataracts and silicone–oil-filled eyes, the initial puncture can extend radially and rapidly in opposit…

Tushar Agarwal, MD

Capsulorrhexis Rescue

A technique for capsulorrhexis rescue is demonstrated, in which the flap is regrasped near the root of the tear and dire…

Tushar Agarwal, MD

Piggyback IOL Over Trulign

This is a case of an insertion of a piggyback implant. A STAAR AQ5010 on top of a Trulign. The patient had a diopter of …

Cynthia Matossian MD

Ideal Capsulorrhexis

In this case, the capsulorrhexis was smaller than the optic. The size was optimized after IOL insertion.

Tushar Agarwal, MD

Pupillary Cerclage During Cataract Surgery to Repair a Perma…

Previous glaucoma surgery resulted in a permanently dilated pupil. A cataract developed, so in this video Alan Carlson, …

Alan Carlson MD

Malyugin and CTR in Marfan's Case

David F. Chang, MD, presents a 63-year-old woman with Marfan's Syndrome. He starts the capsulorhexis away from the area …

David Chang, MD

Secondary Enlargement of Capsulorhexis

Floppiness of the anterior capsule and deformation of a round rhexis during CTR insertion are subtle signs of weak zonul…

David Chang, MD

Understanding Accommodation

This video presents a computer-animated model of accommodation. The model is based on new knowledge of the anatomy of th…

Daniel B. Goldberg, MD, FACS

Subluxated Black Lens

Stanislao Rizzo MD

Use of Triamcinolone in Challenging Anterior Segment Surgery

Uday Devgan, MD, demonstrates how to use triamcinolone in a cataract procedure that presents a challenge for the surgeon…

Uday Devgan MD

Placement of a Malyugin Ring

A Malyugin Ring is placed in a case of unexpected IFIS. [No sound]

Donald Stone, MD

Placement of Iris Hooks

Iris hooks are placed in a case of unexpected IFIS. [No sound]

Donald Stone, MD

PDEK and E PDEK with PCIOL in AC to Glued IOL Soosan Jacob

In this video, I demonstrate a case where PDEK and E-PDEK are combined with a closed chamber translocation of a PCIOL pl…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Your Future: MIGS

John Berdahl, MD, of Vance Thompson Vision in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, talks to Mitch Jackson, MD, about what MIGS mea…

John Berdahl, MD

A New Sealant for Corneal Incisions

Michael B. Raizman, MD, of the New England Eye Center in Boston, Massachusetts, meets with William Wiley, MD, to discuss…

Michael B. Raizman, MD, William F. Wiley MD

Beyond the Posterior Capsule

David Brown, MD, of Retina Consultants of Houston, gives Mark Kontos, MD, some tips for dealing with posterior capsule r…

Jeffrey Whitman MD, Mark Kontos MD

Centurion Vision System With AcrySof IQ Aspheric Toric IOL I…

This video demonstrates cataract surgery through a 2.2-mm incision with the Alcon Centurion Vision System and AcrySof IQ…

Damien Goldberg MD

The Centurion Vision System

This video demonstrates three key features of the Centurion Vision System (Alcon). First, the Active Fluidics technology…

Robert Cionni MD

SIGS (Stab Incision Glaucoma Surgery) with Phaco

SIGS or Stab Incision Glaucoma Surgery is a new technique that I have described as a new technique for guarded filtratio…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Dropless Cataract Surgery: A Transzonular Approach

Learn how to eliminate eye drops from your cataract post-operative routine. Based on the work of Gills et al. and refine…

James Lewis MD

My First Use of the BLIS (Bausch + Lomb Injection System) In…

Jeffrey Whitman, MD, demonstrates the use of the new BLIS injector for the Bausch + Lomb enVista IOL. The new screw type…

Jeffrey Whitman MD

IOL Exchange with Toric ReSTOR

Wamidh Simawi, MD, presents a gentleman refereed with a huge refractive surprise of -9 myopia. The patient is a photogra…

Wamidh Simawi MD

The Intumescent White Cataract and the Case of the Secret Fo…

A healthy 33 –year-old man with no prior ocular history was referred with a 6 week history of markedly reduced vision …

Michael Snyder MD

Zero Ultrasound Cataract Surgery

Edoardo Ligabue, MD, presents a video about his experience with a "zero ultrasound" laser lens fragmentation technique.

Edoardo Ligabue, MD

Dislocated IOL

Kirk H. Packo MD

Retinal Detachment and Dislocated IOL

Prof. Dr. Albert J. Augustin

Sulcus placement of Aniridia glued IOL

In this video, I demonstrate a technique to place an aniridia glued IOL on the sulcus below the iris stump and above the…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Horizontal Anchor Sutures

Samuel Masket, MD, shares an old teaching video on horizontal anchor sutures.

Samuel Masket MD

Old Teaching Tape: Precision Cosmet

Samuel Masket, MD, shares an old teaching video on implantation of the early IOL design by Precision Cosmet.

Samuel Masket MD

Deep vs Appositional Suturing

Samuel Masket, MD, shares an old teaching video on deep vs appositional suturing.

Samuel Masket MD

Managing Pediatric Traumatic Cataract with Torn Anterior Cap…

Suresh K. Pandey, MS (PGIMER), ASF (USA), and Vidushi Sharma, MD (AIIMS), FRCS (UK), perform surgery on a pediatric pati…

Dr Suresh K Pandey, Vidushi Sharma, MD, FRCS

Small Incision Cataract Surgery Fishhook Technique

Suresh K. Pandey, MS (PGIMER), ASF (USA), and Vidushi Sharma, MD (AIIMS), FRCS (UK), demonstrate the steps taken in smal…

Dr Suresh K Pandey, Vidushi Sharma, MD, FRCS

AddOn Progressive IOL

Gangolf Sauder, MD, discusses presbyopic correction through the implantation of the AddOn progressive IOL during catarac…

Gangolf Sauder

iStent Placement Prior to Cataract Extraction

Constance O. Okeke, MD, describes her technique for iStent placement prior to cataract extraction. Here, she notes that …

Constance Okeke

Implantation of Capsular Tension Ring

Dr. Wamidh Simawi presents his implantation of a capsular tension ring. Dr. Simawi employs a quick and simple approach i…

Wamidh Simawi MD

The Rock'n Roll Femto Cataract Surgery

Detlef Uthoff, MD; Detlef Holland, MD; Joerg Foerster, MBA; and Markus Poelzl, MD, present the Rock ‘n’ Roll phaco t…

Femtosecond Cataract Surgery

Robert Cionni, MD, demonstrates the use of the LenSx Laser to perform the incisions, capsulorhexis, and quadrants. Follo…

Robert Cionni MD

Use of Femtoscecond Technology to Treat a White Traumatic Ca…

RJ Mackool, MD introduces the case and uses a femtosecond laser to create the primary and secondary incisions and capsul…

Richard J. Mackool, Jr., MD, Richard Mackool MD

Long Oval Capsulotomy in Hard Cataract

Daljit Singh, MS, FAMS, DSC, explains the merits of a long oval capsulotomy. Firstly, a long gutter reaching the periphe…

Daljit Singh, MS, FAMS, DSC

IFIS Case

A 73-year-old physician with long-term Flomax use was also treated for ocular hypertension. Initial pupillary size was s…

Samuel Masket MD

Combined Cataract and MIGS

John Berdahl, MD, highlights the use of a femtosecond laser to assist in the cataract procedure and finishes with the im…

John Berdahl, MD

Transpupillary, Trans Posterior Capsulotomy Vitrectomy

The author describes a technique of removing vitreous condensation, old hemorrhage or asteroid hyalosis directly through…

Steven Siepser MD

Phaco in Ruptured Post Traumatic Torn Anterior Capsule

This was a patient with corneal tear and an anterior capsular tear with posterior extent not visible. I have used the vi…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Nucleus Drop and ACIOL Scaffold

This is a referred case with an ACIOL implanted despite a nucleus drop. The patient was 2 months post-operative and with…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Iris IOL Scaffold with Sub Flap Vitrectomy

This was a referred case with a PCR and zonulodialysis in the presence of retained nucleus. I have used the IOL scaffold…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Dislocated IOL

Sengul Ozdek, MD

Diagonal Quick Chop

Phaco chop is an advanced technique that requires the surgeon to possess a solid understanding of fluidics and power mod…

Susan MacDonald, MD

Little Fluidics Tip

i have always used my second instrument to protect the capsule while removing the last bits of nuclear material. When Br…

Thomas A. Oetting, MD

Phaco Chop

Efficient removal of the nucleus is essential to minimizing corneal edema and delivering excellent early visual outcomes…

Daniel H. Chang, MD

Fixing Reverse Pupillary Block

Uday Devgan, MD, presents a simple technique for fixing reverse pupillary block during cataract surgery.

Uday Devgan MD

Glued ECR Single Scroll

The Glued ECR was designed by me to provide intra-operative and post-operative support for a subluxated cataract or IOL.…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

The Intumescent Lens

Tal Raviv MD, FACS, presents two cases of white cataracts in which radialization of the capsule tear occurs. Here he pre…

Tal Raviv MD, FACS

Tackling Hard Cataracts

Wamidh Simawi, MD, shares techniques for dealing with hard cataracts. He demonstrates vertical and horizontal chop, as w…

Wamidh Simawi MD

OVD Magic

Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, FRCSEd, presents the case of a 52-year-old female who underwent cataract surgery 3 years p…

Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, FRCSEd

Using the Qube® Phaco Machine

Oliver Findl, MD, of Hanusch Hospital, in Vienna, Austria discusses the benefits of the Qube® Phaco system for perform…

Oliver Findl, MD

Old Traumatic Cataract

Dr. Mohamed Abdalla Mohamed Salih presents a challenging traumatic cataract surgery in a young man who sustained injury …

Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, FRCSEd

E-DMEK Fuch's Dystrophy with Cataract

In this video, I demonstrate my technique of E-DMEK or Endoilluminator assisted DMEK. Here, the endoilluminator is used …

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Phakic IOL Explant and Cataract

Julián Cezón, MD, describes a case of bilensectomy for corneal decompensation and cataract.

Julián Cezón, MD

A New Chopper

Eric Donnenfeld, MD, and J Chai, FRCSEd, present a new chopper. [No sound]

Eric D. Donnenfeld MD

Cross-action Forceps

According to Florian T.A. Kretz, MD, FEBO, the cross-action design of the Auffarth PEP forceps allows access to the ante…

Forian Kretz. MD

Converting a Tear into a Continuous Posterior Capsulorrhexis

With a small tear that does not extend to the equator, Abhay Vasavada, MD, describes that the surgeon now has the opport…

Abhay Vasavada MD

Tackling the Vitreous

With Abhay Vasavada MD's approach of tackling the vitreous from the pars plana, traction forces act only on the vitreous…

Abhay Vasavada MD

Posterior Vitreous Mass

Submitted by Abhay Vasavada, MD, this video shows a posterior vitreous mass passing through a small dehiscence of a caps…

Abhay Vasavada MD

Precise and Effective Technique for Hydrodissection

Bjorn Johansson, MD, presents a safe and effective technique for mobilizing the nucleus from the capsule using hydrodiss…

Bjorn Johansson, MD

AssiAnchor for Dislocated LenS or IOL-bag Complex

Ruth Lapid-Gortzak, MD, PhD, describes her technique for subluxated crystalline lens or dislocated IOL-bag complex using…

Ruth Lapid-Gortzak, MD, PhD

The Blue Pearl - Safe Technique for Staining the Capsule

The technique essentially involves injecting trypan blue under viscoelastic with a little modification of the steps and …

Dr. Suven Bhattacharjee

Pearls for Evaluating Corneal Topography in Patients Schedul…

William Trattler, MD, of the Center for Excellence in Eye Care in Miami, Florida, explains that 25% of eyes scheduled fo…

William Trattler MD

LuxOR™ Ophthalmic Microscope

Robert Cionni, MD, talks about using the LuxOR™ Ophthalmic Microscope for the first time and shares his first thoughts…

Robert Cionni MD

VERION™ Image Guided System

Richard Mackool, MD, and Stephen Slade, MD, discuss their initial experiences with the VERION Image Guided System. They …

Richard Mackool MD, Stephen G. Slade MD, FACS

Secrets of Highly Successful Refractive Cataract Surgery Pra…

John A. Hovanesian, MD, in private practice at Harvard Eye Associates in Laguna Beach, California, shares several pearls…

John A. Hovanesian MD

Subluxated IOL

Cesare Forlini, MD

Subluxed Cosmetic IOL

Cesare Forlini, MD

Dislocated IOL Part II

Sengul Ozdek, MD

Dislocated IOL

Ferenc Kuhn, MD, PhD

Ziemer FEMTO LDV Z8 – First Mobile Refractive and Cataract…

The new Ziemer FEMTO LDV Z8 laser is a mobile system that allows surgeons to use a single unit for all their cataract an…

David Allamby MD, Jeff Machat, MD, FRCSC, DABO, Jodhbir S. Mehta FRCS, Minoru Tomita, MD, PhD

FUSION® Phaco Technology More Effective for Cataract Remova…

In this video, Steve Dewey, MD, demonstrates FUSION® Phaco Technology with a dense cataract using the WHITESTAR Signatu…

Steve Dewey, MD

Sarcoid Uveitis with Cataract and Posterior Synechia

Douglas Baker, MD, presents a patient with sarcoid uveitis, posterior synechia, dense cataract, and elevated IOP. Dr. Ba…

Douglas Baker, MD

Trans-scleral 9-0 Prolene Fixation of In-the-Bag Dislocated …

Steven Cohen, MD, performs a 9-0 Prolene suture technique for trans-scleral fixation of an in-the-bag dislocated PCIOL b…

Steven Cohen, MD, MPH

Pocket IOL Rescue

Jonathan L. Prenner, MD, demonstrates a dislocated IOL retrieval maneuver called the Pocket IOL Rescue Technique. Two Ho…

Jonathan L. Prenner, MD

Cassini Benefits in Daily Surgery Practice

John Kanellopoulos, MD, discusses his rationale for choosing Cassini (i-Optics) in his practice. Dr. Kanellopoulos expre…

John Kanellopoulos MD

Management of Hard Nucleus Using easyTip® 2.8mm

Suhas Haldipurkar, MD, medical director of the Laxmi Eye Institute in India, discusses the management of Hard Nucleus us…

Suhas Haldipurkar MD

Creating a Better Cataract Incision

John Bolger, MD, from the UK, discusses his incision technique and experience using the Clear Control 3D™. Dr. Bol…

John Bolger, MD

Episode 14: Clear Corneal Cataract Incisions

John Hovanesian, MD, discusses clear corneal incisions and his developments in research for the correction of cataract w…

John A. Hovanesian MD, Terry Kim MD

Pars Planitis

Marcio Nehemy

Dislocated IOL

Oswaldo Moura, MD

Retained Lens Material

Kourous A. Rezaei MD

Iatrogenic Cataract

Marcio Nehemy

Episode 29: New Phaco and Femto Case Data: Focusing on Fluid…

Lawrence Woodard, MD, discusses his experience with a new phaco system with moderator Christopher Starr, MD. Dr. Woodard…

Christopher Starr MD, Lawrence Woodard, MD

Anterior Vitrectomy with Sulcus Fixated PC IOL in Pediatric …

John Kanellopoulos, MD, presents the case of a 13-year old boy who underwent an anterior vitrectomy and sulcus fixated P…

John Kanellopoulos MD

Pacman IOL Exchange

IOL exchange using 'Pacman' IOL cutting technique. In this case, the patient had persistent photopsias with an Acrysof a…

Rahul Pandit MD

Old Traumatic Cataract

Dr. Mohamed Abdalla Mohamed Salih presents a challenging traumatic cataract surgery in a young male patient who sustaine…

Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, FRCSEd

Cystotme Assisted Prechop Technique

Dr. Liu Baosong uses a needle made cystotome to prechop a catarct prior to phaco surgery. No hydrodissection is performe…

Dr. Liu Baosong

Blind Chopping in Small Pupil Case

Dr. Vryghem presents his technique for blind chopping in an eye with a small pupil. [No narration]

Jerome Vryghem MD

Blind Chopping

Dr. Vryghem presents his technique for blind chopping in a well-dilated eye. [No narration]

Jerome Vryghem MD

CCC Guide Ring

Akira Kobori, MD, presents cataract surgery with a soft guide ring (VSL band) for exact continuous curvilinear capsulorh…

Akira Kobori, MD

VerifEye Guided AMO Tecnis Toric IOL

William F. Wiley, MD, demonstrates the use of the new "VerifEye" streaming video screen on the Wavetec ORA device to all…

William F. Wiley MD

Nd:YAG Capsulotomy in a Young Psedophake

A. John Kanellopoulos, MD, shares his technique for Nd:YAG capsulotomy in a young psedophake.

John Kanellopoulos MD

ZEISS Cataract Suite

Learn how this innovative suite of products from ZEISS assists ophthalmic surgeons in their pursuit of better cataract p…

Video Interview

Professor Oliver Findl, MD, describes how the ZEISS Cataract Suite helps him meet the high expectations of today's catar…

Oliver Findl, MD

Video Interview

Richard Davidson, MD, on why the ZEISS Cataract Suite is a game changer for cataract surgery.

Richard Davidson, MD

Ultrachopper and Prechop Combo

Drs. Hida Takashi and Nakano Takashi demonstrate the use of the Alcon Ultrachopper in conjunction with an ASICO prechopp…

Celso Takashi Nakano, Hida Takashi, Hilary Baldwin MD

Akahoshi Karate Prechop

Hida Takashi and Nakano Takashi, MD, demonstrate the use of the Akahoshi Combo II Prechopper. [No narration]

Celso Takashi Nakano, Hida Takashi

Phacoemulsification in a Patient with True Exfoliation Syndr…

Mohammed Ziaei, MBChB, (Hons), FRCOphth, and Ali A Mearza, MB, BS, FRCOphth, present an 82 year old patient with complai…

Ali A Mearza, MB, BS, FRCOphth, Mohammed Ziaei, MBChB (Hons), FRCOphth

EC-1YR HPI Preloaded IOL Injector System

Demonstration and surgical overview of Aaren Scientific's EC-1R HPI preloaded system.

Aaren Scientific Inc.

My First Combined Surgery Using CVS 27 Gauge 7500 cpm Ultrav…

I will present my first 27-gauge vitrectomy case using the constellation vision system. This patient had an epiretinal m…

Martin Charles MD

Artisan Lens Explantation, Phacoemulsification With PC IOL I…

Majid Moshirfar, MD; Adam Gess, MD; Valliammai Muthappan, MD; Lauren Imbornoni, and Erik Ostler present a multistep proc…

Majid Moshirfar MD

Nucleofractis! No Laser? No Problem!

A prechop technique can reduce effective phaco time and energy in the eye, contributing to better outcomes and more effi…

Charles S. Ahn, MD

Current Techniques and Pearls With Femtosecond Laser Catarac…

Mitch Jackson, MD, talks with William Culbertson, MD, of Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, about the numerous applications fo…

Mitchell Jackson MD, William W. Culbertson MD

Mobile FemtoCataract in the US

In this video, Mark Kontos, MD, of Empire Eye Physicians, talks with William Wiley, MD, about how mobile femtosecond las…

Mark Kontos MD, William F. Wiley MD

Femto Congress Overview

Tammy Bogetti interviews Stephen Slade, MD, of Slade and Baker Vision in Houston, about the Femtosecond Leadership Summi…

Stephen G. Slade MD, FACS

Achieving Centration with Multifocal IOLs

George O. Waring IV, MD, director of refractive surgery and an assistant professor of ophthalmology at the Storm Eye Ins…

George O. Waring IV, MD

Getting Started with MIGS as a Cataract Surgeon

Mark Kontos, MD, interviews Robert Cionni, MD, medical director of The Eye Institute of Utah, to learn pearls for incorp…

Mark Kontos MD, Robert Cionni MD

Pre and Postop Regimens in Cataract Surgery

Sheri Rowen, MD, founder and medical director of the Eye and Cosmetic Surgery Center at Mercy Medical Center and the Row…

Mark Kontos MD, Sheri Rowen, MD

Catarata Micro Coaxial: Dicas e Truques- ASICO Serie Educaci…

Drs. Celso Takashi Nakano and Wilson "Takashino' Hida talk about their preferred approaches to wound construction, makin…

ASICO, Celso Takashi Nakano

Micro Coaxial Cataract Tips and Tricks with Dr. Akahoshi

Dr. Takayuki Akahoshi offers a step-by-step description of his microcoaxial procedure. Topics discussed include Incision…

Takayuki Akahoshi MD, ASICO

Iris Fixation of a Subluxed 3-piece Intraocular Lens Utilisi…

A 46-year old man with a previous penetrating eye injury was seen in clinic complaining of monocular diplopia and poor v…

Ali A Mearza, MB, BS, FRCOphth, Mohammed Ziaei, MBChB (Hons), FRCOphth

Phacoemulsification in Vitrectomised Eyes

In this case presented by Arup Chakrabarti, MS, silicone oil is found in the anterior chamber and posterior segment and …

Arup Chakrabarti, MD

Cataract Surgery after PPV with Compromised Posterior Capsul…

John Kanellopoulos, MD, presents the challenging case in a previously vitrectomized eye. During surgery for an acute ret…

John Kanellopoulos MD

Floppy Iris Syndrome

John Kanellopoulos, MD, presents a cataract procedure in patient with a non-dilating pupil and floppy iris syndrome. Whi…

John Kanellopoulos MD

Phacoemulsification in a Patient With True Exfoliation Syndr…

An 82-year-old patient presented with complaints of reduced vision. Slit-lamp examination showed she had an extra layer …

Ali A Mearza, MB, BS, FRCOphth, Mohammed Ziaei, MBChB (Hons), FRCOphth

Aphakic Pediatric Glaucoma

John Kanellopoulos, MD, presents a 9-year old boy who previously underwent cataract surgery at one years of age and left…

John Kanellopoulos MD

IOL Exchange and DSAEK

John Kanellopoulos, MD, presents a patient with bullous keratopathy, vitreous in the anterior chamber and glaucoma. Firs…

John Kanellopoulos MD

Live Surgery of Glued IOL

Live surgery of Glued IOL by Prof. Amar Agarwal during Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery Convention on 6…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Keynote: No Phaco Cataract Surgery

Professor Burkhard Dick, chairman and head of the University Eye Clinic Bochum in Germany, summarizes the keynote presen…

Burkhard Dick MD

Keynote: Emerging Technologies in Cataract Surgery

Philippe Crozafon, MD, of Nice, France, spoke this morning on the future of cataract surgery which he believes will be a…

Philippe Crozafon MD

Cataract Removal with Small Pupil and Ahmed Valve

John Kanellopoulos MD, shares a challenging cataract case involving a small pupil and Ahmed valve present.

John Kanellopoulos MD

Bimanual Simultaneous Corneal Incisions Plus Capsular Punctu…

Rogério Moreira, MD, presents a fast and safe technique to perform at the same time the phacoemulsification incisions c…

Rogério Moreira

A New Device to Increase Endocapsular Support During Phacoem…

This video introduces a new device designed for use in instances of zonular weakness to provide capsular support in comp…

Rebecca Davie, MD, Allon Barsam MD, Eric D. Donnenfeld MD

The enVista® Difference

Anil Shivaram, MD, of the Claremont Eye Associates in Southern California, began using the enVista® IOL when it became …

Anil Shivaram, MD

Confidence to Implant the enVista® IOL in Family

Jai G. Parekh, MD, MBA, managing partner at Brar-Parekh Eye Associates in Woodland Park, NJ, shares reasons to try the e…

Jai G. Parekh, MD, MBA, FAAO

Ocular Trauma, Cataract, Iridodialysis, Astigmatism

Alan Carlson, MD, shares the following video file demonstrating successful cataract surgery in the setting of previous t…

Alan Carlson MD

LOTEMAX® Gel: the newest formulation of loteprednol etab…

LOTEMAX® Gel (loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic gel) 0.5% is available for the treatment of post-operative inflammation …

Karl Stonecipher MD, Sheri Rowen, MD

Episode 6: Managing Cyclodialysis Cleft

Shakeel Shareef, MD, discusses the lack of consensus on a standardized treatment for larger cyclodialysis clefts and pre…

Shakeel Shareef, MD, Steven D. Vold, MD

Management of Posterior Capsule Hole

After a resident discovers a hole in the posterior capsule, Khiun F. Tjia, MD, is called into the operating theater to t…

Khiun F. Tjia, MD

Pearls for Management of Infantile Cataract

In this video Dr. Suresh K. Pandey and Dr. Vidushi Sharma of SuVi Eye Institute and Lasik Laser Center, Kota, Rajasthan,…

Dr Suresh K Pandey, Vidushi Sharma, MD, FRCS

Coloboma Management With Intraoperative Aberrometry

ORA to the Rescue! Tim Page, MD treats a severe coloboma and mature cataract in a young, monocular patient.

Tim Page, MD

Intrascleral Posterior Chamber Lens Implant Fixation Combine…

Mahi Muqit, PhD, FRCOphth; David Mordant, MD; and C.K. Patel, FRCOphth; describe a modification of the intrascleral IOL …

Mahi Muqit PhD FRCOphth

PFC Flotation of a Dropped Mature Cataract

Omar Barrada, MD, shares a case in which a tear forms in the posterior capsule during phacoemulsification of a hypermatu…

Omar Barrada, MD

Glued Endocapsular Hemi-Ring Segments for Suturele

This video shows an intraocular device designed for subluxated cataracts and IOLs - the Glued Endocapsular Ring. This vi…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Flip and Slice Cataract Surgery Using Healon Endcoat and Hea…

Cynthia Matossian, MD, presents a supracapsular cataract disassembly technique called flip-and-slice using Healon Endoco…

Cynthia Matossian MD

Glued IOL

Soosan Jacob, FRCS, presents a patient with aphakia for whom a secondary implant is planned with the glued IOL technique…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Phaco with Pupilloplasty

For this young girl with post-traumatic sequelae comprising of iris coloboma, inferior corneal scar and a mildly subluxa…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

New Device to Increase Endocapsular Support During Phacoemul…

Allon Barsam, MD, introduces a new device he developed along with Eric Donnenfeld, MD, and R.L. Davie, MD, for use in in…

Allon Barsam MD

Cataract Surgery in the Glaucoma Patient: How to Select the …

During the Cataract Surgery in the Glaucoma Patient session on Sunday, several physicians participated in a point/counte…

Steven Dewey MD

Lumps and Bumps: When to Address the Corneal Surface With Ca…

During Cornea Subspecialty Day, Maria Woodward, MD, spoke about removing atypical corneal irregularities at the time of …

Maria A. Woodward, MD

Pearls for Avoiding Vitreous Traction and Unplanned Vitrecto…

To achieve the best possible outcome in an eye with a ruptured posterior capsule, our primary goal is to avoid intra- an…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Reopening of the Capsular Bag for In-the-Bag IOL Repositioni…

The inferior aspect of the IOL sits anterior to the capsular bag, inducing iris chafing. Careful blunt viscodissection a…

Samuel Masket MD

Phaco Elimination: Ultrasound Free Cataract Surgery

A new irrigation aspiration "phaco free" tip is being shown in combination with femto cataract surgery. The complete sof…

William F. Wiley MD

Traumatic Cataract with Vitreous Prolapse

Michael Snyder, MD, shares the step-by-step management of a challenging traumatic cataract case with vitreous prolapse.

Michael Snyder MD

One Site Fixation for Subluxed IOLs

Correction of subluxated IOLs, or so-called "sunset" syndrome, remains a surgical challenge. In this video, Rogério Mor…

Rogério Moreira

Reverse Pupillary Block

A myopic woman s/p RD repair with a scleral buckle undergoes phaco IOL. Mild zonular laxity and reverse pupillary block …

Jason Jones MD

Coaxial Micro Incision Cataract Surgery with easyTip® C…

Rupert Menapace, MD, highlights the advantages of the Oertli easyPhaco® Technology for MICS and explains how easyPhaco…

Rupert Menapace, MD

Thorn Prick Traumatic Ruptured Lens

Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, FRCSEd, shares the case of a traumatic cataract caused by a thorn prick. The patient prese…

Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, FRCSEd

Pseudoexfoliation: Small Pupil, Loose Zonules

Phacoemulsification of a moderate cataract in the presence of pseudoexfoliation. Issues of poor dilation and lax zonules…

Jason Jones MD

Flash CXL of Primary Clear Cornea Incision

After cataract surgery, John Kanellopoulos, MD, performs corneal collagen cross-linking at the the main incision.After c…

John Kanellopoulos MD

Traumatic Cataract with Ahmed CTS Placement

Cathy McCabe, MD, presents a traumatic cataract with zonular weakness and decentration of the capsular bag. After staini…

Cathy McCabe, MD

Traumatic Cataract with AMO Signature and 25G Vitrectomy

Tal Raviv MD, FACS, presents the case of a traumatic cataract with severe zonular dialysis and loss. Dr. Raviv starts th…

Tal Raviv MD, FACS

Placing the IOL in Fetal Position

Author: Zia ul Mazhry FRCS(edin), FRCS(Glasg),FCPS(Pak), demonstrates a safe and effective technique of hydrophobic acry…

Zia ul Mazhry, MD

One Site Combined Trabeculectomy and Cataract Surgery

Sandra Johnson, MD, demonstrates a combined trabeculectomy and cataract procedure in which the cataract is removed via p…

Sandra Johnson, MD

Hypermature, White Cataract Phacoemulsification

Rahul Pandit, MD, demonstrates his technique of liquified cortical aspiration prior to phacoemulsification of a white, h…

Cataract Surgery Combined with Canaloplasty

Mahmoud A. Khaimi, MD, explains his approach to combined cataract surgery and canaloplasty. The techniques are similar t…

Mahmoud A. Khaimi, MD

How to Perform a Spiral Rhexis

Omar Barrada, MD, demonstrates how to successfully perform a spiral rhexis. A very useful technique when attempting a ca…

Omar Barrada, MD

Dense Cataract with Fibrotic Capsule and Posterior Capsular …

Robert J. Weinstock, MD, presents the case of a dense cataract with a fibrotic membrane on the capsule. Bimanual phaco i…

Robert J. Weinstock, MD

Cataract, Pseudoexfoliation, and Glaucoma

Marlene Moster, MD, presents a pseudoexfoliation case in a patient with a pressure of 26mmHg. The cataract was removed v…

Marlene Moster MD

Glued IOL Technique

To manage this patient with aphakia, Barbara Smit, MD, PhD, opted for a glued IOL technique. In this brief video, she ex…

Barbara Smit MD

Implantation of the Lentis Mplus Toric

Magda Rau, MD, demonstrates the implantation of the Lentis Mplus Toric (Oculentis GmbH), a multifocal toric IOL that can…

Magda Rau, MD

Reducing My Cataract and LASIK Enhancement Rates

Earlier today, Karl G. Stonecipher, MD, director of refractive surgery at TLC in Greensboro, North Carolina, explained h…

Karl Stonecipher MD

Modern IOL Calculations

Douglas D. Koch, MD, professor and the Allen, Mosbacher, and Law chair in ophthalmology at the Cullen Eye Institute of t…

Douglas Koch MD

Cataract Surgery in Eyes with Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome

Bradford J. Shingleton, MD, presents his surgical approach to a mature cataract in the presence of pseudoexfoliation, an…

Bradford J. Shingleton, MD

Cataract Surgery and MIGS

Quang Nguyen, MD, offers a glimpse into his operating room during a combined cataract and microinvasive glaucoma surgery…

Quang Nguyen, MD

Strategies for IOL Explantation

Abhay Vasavada, MD, presents his explanation procedure for a single-piece AcrySof IOL ten years after original surgery. …

Abhay Vasavada MD

Capsulorhexis Forceps Cross-Action Revisited

This video produced by Prof. Gerd Auffarth offers an overview of capsulorhexis forceps design and how the cross-action f…

Geuder AG, Gerd Auffarth MD

My Initial Experience with the Softec HDO

Thomas Harvey, MD, offers an overview of the Softec HDO (Lenstec Inc.), an oval-shaped monofocal IOL, and shares a tutor…

Thomas Harvey, MD

Posterior Chamber IOL Exchange at 4 Months for High Ametropi…

This video demonstrates the surgical techniques required for late three-piece IOL exchange with implantation of the repl…

Brian Little MD

Radial Keratotomy - Boon or Bane

The video shows a cataract procedure in a woman with only one seeing eye who has had multiple radial keratotomy incision…

Som Prasad MS FRCSEd

Phaco-vitrectomy for Total Retinal Detachment Complicated by…

Chandelier lighting that provides retroillumination is helpful for phaco-vitrectomy in a patient having a total retinal …

Yusuke Oshima, MD

Siepser for AC IOL in Patient with UGH

Thomas A. Oetting, MD, presents a patient with Uveitis-glaucoma-hyphema syndrome who had a complicated cataract surgery …

Thomas A. Oetting, MD

IOL Exchange with Scissors and Chopper

Rupert Menapace demonstrates IOL Exchange by cutting the optic in half with scissors and a chopper. [No sound]

Rupert Menapace

Disposable 23G Bimanual Polymer I/A cannulas

Khiun F. Tjia, MD, demonstrates the use of 2.4-mm disposable polymer tips in bimanual irrigation and aspiration and caps…

Khiun F. Tjia, MD

Disposable 23G Bimanual Polymer I/A cannulas

Khiun F. Tjia, MD, demonstrates the use of 1.2-mm disposable polymer tips in bimanual irrigation and aspiration.

Khiun F. Tjia, MD

IOL Exchange in Opacified IOL

Long term IOL opacifications are seen in some hydrophilic acrylic intraocular lenses such as IOLFLEX IOLs commonly impla…

Martin Charles MD

High Speed Comparison of Straight Versus Bent 21G Needles

Donald Nixon, MD, FRCSC, shares a side-by-side comparison of straight versus bent 21-gauge needles used with the WHITEST…

Donald Nixon, MD, FRCSC

Technology that matters! A candid conversation with Roger St…

Dr. Roger Steinert, Chairman of Ophthalmology at UC Irvine, discusses how the OPMI Lumera® surgical microscope by Carl …

Roger Steinert MD, Shareef Mahdavi

Intumescent Traumatic Cataract

Riviere Mathieu presents a 21-year-old man who experienced a non-penetrating injury 6 months ago and developed an intume…

Riviere Mathieu

Capsulorhexissors

The anterior capsule can sometimes present important modifications preventing the realization of a capsulorhexis with th…

Thierry Amzallag MD

Confidence in Biometry with the IOLMaster 500 with Integrate…

Dr. Bruce Wallace, III, founder and medical director of Wallace Eye Surgery in Alexandria, Louisiana, is interviewed by …

R. Bruce Wallace, III MD, FACS, Shareef Mahdavi

Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery With Trifocal IOL Implantati…

After creating the capsulotomy and lens fragmentation with the VICTUS femtosecond platform, Pavel Stodulka, MD, demonstr…

Pavel Stodůlka, MD

LenSx, CTR, ECP in the Management of Dislocated Cataract and…

Ming Chen MD, presents the management of a dislocated cataract and chronic angle closure due to zonule dialysis with Len…

Ming Chen MD

Divide and Conquer Cross-Chop

Michael Colvard, MD, presents a new technique for nuclear disassembly called the divide and conquer cross-chop. Unlike s…

D. Michael Colvard MD

ECCE for the Phaco Surgeon

Michael Colvard, MD, a volunteer surgeon with Surgical Eye Expeditions (SEE) International, demonstrates the slip and sl…

D. Michael Colvard MD

BMICS in a Patient with Fuchs dystrophy, Dense Cataract and …

Robert Weinstock, MD, illustrates pearls and techniques for handling a challenging case of a patient who has multiple op…

Robert Weinstock MD

ZEISS BLUEMIXS 180 Injector Handling Instructions

Handling instructions for the BLUEMIXS 180 injector for use with preloaded ZEISS MICS IOLs for an implantation through a…

Carl Zeiss Meditec

Piggyback Plus ICL

Kimiya Shimizu, MD, shares a novel three lens piggy back technique. VJCRS: Volume XXVII, Issue 1 2011

Kimiya Shimizu MD

Nanophthalmos

VJCRS: Volume XXVII, Issue 1 2011

Graham Barrett MD

Total Reconstruction

Ike K. Ahmed, MD, presents his approach in a patient with multiple problems following blunt trauma including dislocated …

Ike K. Ahmed MD

IOL Exchange Technique

Frederico F. Marques, MD, PhD, and Daniela M.V. Marques, MD, PhD, present the case of 64-year-old female who underwent I…

Frederico F. Marques, MD, PhD, Daniela M.V. Marques, MD, PhD

Techniques for Inserting the enVista Lens Through Different …

In this video, Jeffrey Whitman, MD, describes techniques for injecting the enVista Lens by Bausch + Lomb through 2.2, 2.…

Jeffrey Whitman MD

Posterior Polar Cataract

Ivan Cima, MD, PhD, demonstrates cataract surgery in a 39-year-old patient with congenital posterior polar cataract (app…

Ivan Cima, MD, PhD

Cataract Surgery, PPV, and IOL Implantation in an Infant

In this 6-month old patient, Carol A. Drake, MD, presents her routine technique for cataract removal and lens implantati…

Carol A. Drake MD

Cataract Surgery in Fuchs' Iridocyclitis

Ivan Cima, MD, PhD, presents a cataract surgery in a 36-year-old male patient with Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis. P…

Ivan Cima, MD, PhD

All-Laser Cataract Surgery with LenSx and Cetus Nd:YAG

John Kanellopoulos, MD, presents a blade-less cataract procedure video on a patient who had both eyes done with the LenS…

John Kanellopoulos MD

Episode 22: Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome

In episode 22, moderator Christopher Starr, MD, speaks with Terry Kim, MD, associate director of cornea and refractive s…

Christopher Starr MD, Terry Kim MD

PDR: Visco-dissection...

Alay S. Banker MD

Corneal On-Demand Irrigation System

Thierry Amzallag, MD, presents a technique called “Corneal On-Demand Irrigation System” which is designed to protect…

Thierry Amzallag MD

Successful Traumatic Cataract Extraction

Advanced technologies facilitate the safe removal of a rock-hard nucleus, even in the presence of zonular dehiscence and…

Marjan Farid, MD

Modified Surgical Technique of Combined Manual SICS and Trab…

According to Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, MOSM, FRCSEd, trabeculectomy can be easier when performed in combination with…

Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, FRCSEd

enVista Toric Implantation

Luis Cadarso, MD, demonstrates the implantation of an enVista Toric intraocular lens. This lens is not available in the …

Luis Cadarso, MD

Reversed Tecnis IOL Gently Flipped Back

A 74 year old woman is referred by her primary ophthalmologist for evaluation of a reversed IOL optic. Seven months prio…

Tal Raviv MD, FACS

My First Insertion of the enVista Lens Implant

Jeffrey Whitman, MD, shares his first experience with the enVista IOL, a hydrophobic acrylic IOL from Bausch + Lomb, thr…

Jeffrey Whitman MD

The Easy Way or the Hard Way

Carol A. Drake, MD, presents a 16-week-old with congenital cataracts and nystagmus. The first eye done with one piece ac…

Carol A. Drake MD

Pediatric Cataract With Megalocornea and Microspherophakia

In the eye of a 6-year-old child with a 14-mm cornea, Carol A. Drake, MD, presents a bimanual 23-gauge aspiration of 9-m…

Carol A. Drake MD

Pearls for Phaco in Small Pupil

In this video, Dr. Suresh K Pandey and Dr. Vidushi Sharma, of the SuVi Eye Institute and Lasik Laser Center in Kota, Ind…

Dr Suresh K Pandey, Vidushi Sharma, MD, FRCS

Traumatic Zonular Dehiscence - A Case for Cionni Ring

Dr. Alin Stefanescu-Dima, MD, PhD, shares the case of a patient with no light perception in his left eye after open glob…

Alin Stefanescu-Dima, MD, PhD

Implantation of the Lentis M-plus IOL

Erik Mertens, MD, FEBOphth

Implantation of the FineVision trifocal IOL

Erik Mertens, MD, FEBOphth

Managing a Traumatic White Cataract with OVDs

Donald Nixon, MD, presents the challenging case of a patient with a white cataract caused by trauma. The Healon EndoCoat…

Donald Nixon, MD, FRCSC

The Hurricane I/A Technique

This video describes a differentiated approach in the aspiration of cortical remnants, after the end of phacoemulsificat…

Celso Takashi Nakano

Transcorneal Lensectomy

Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, MOSM, FRCSEd, presents his technique for transcorneal lensectomy in a congenital cataract.

Mohamed Abdalla M. Salih, MD, FRCSEd

Lensectomy in Marfan Syndrome

María H. Berrocal, MD

Comfort Lens Case Study

Sunil Shah, FRCOphth, presents the case of a 54-year-old patient with optic neuritis in both eyes and progressing Multip…

Sunil Shah, FRCOphth, FRCS(Ed), FBCLA

Viscoelastic Removal V4c

Erik Mertens, MD, FEBOphth

Femtosecond Laser Plus Premium IOLs

Aloysious Joseph Low, MD

Cataract Surgery in a Patient with Diabetes

Dr. Alan Crandall explains his preferred technique for ensuring safe and effective surgery in patients with diabetes usi…

Alan S. Crandall MD

Discover Speedy Biometry

This informational video demonstration shows you how the new IOLMaster 500 delivers reliable, high-speed biometry. Th…

Carl Zeiss Meditec

Intraocular Lenses in Distress

Volume XXVI, Issue 4 2010

Ajoy Paul, MD, Arnab Biswas, MD, Partha Biswas MD, Subharangshu Sengupta, MD

Capsular Bag Transplantation

Volume XXVI, Issue 4 2010

Yuriy Kondratenko, MD

Bag Puncture for Congenital Lens Ectopia

Volume XXVI, Issue 4 2010

Oleg Fechin, MD

Is It Real? Surgery with a Virtual Reality Simulator

Volume XXVI, Issue 4 2010

Angela Ehmer, MD, Forian Kretz. MD, Gerd Auffarth MD, Il-Joo Limberger, MD, Maria Sanchez, MD, Mike Holzer MD, Mile Brujic, OD, Tanja Rabsilber MD

Surgical Simulator with Artificial Cataract Lens

Volume XXVI, Issue 4 2010

Junsuke Akura, MD

Double Cross-Action Capsulorhexis Forceps

In cooperation with Prof. Gerd U. Auffarth of the University of Heidelberg Eye Clinic, Geuder has developed a new MICS D…

Gerd Auffarth MD, Geuder AG

The Espresso Experiment

This video presents forceps and scissors with a hybrid design that combine 25-gauge format and angled handle with a shor…

Geuder AG, Lars-Olof Hattenbach

Cataract Surgery in Eye with Long-Standing Uveitis

Andres Alza, MD, and Eduardo Galletto, MD, present the case of a 90-year-old patient who presented with cataracts, glauc…

Andres Alza, MD, Eduardo Galletto, MD

Surgical Pearls - Scleral Fixation of PC IOL

Dr. Zia-ul-Mazhry, FRCS, presents his technique of scleral fixation for a posterior chamber IOL. He shares pearls of scl…

Zia ul Mazhry, MD

Late Zonule Problem Sutured Capsular Tension Segment

In this case, the anterior capsule is snagged during removal of the last bit of cortical material. The single piece acry…

Thomas A. Oetting, MD

OptiMedica Catalys

Volume XXVI, Issue 3 2010

Robert Osher MD

Combined Phacoemulsification and EX-PRESS Glaucoma Device Im…

Altan A.Ozcan,MD, presents a challenging case of a cataract patient with glaucoma who was treated successfully with EX-P…

Altan A. Ozcan, MD

The Pupil Snap Sign of Posterior Capsular Rupture

Ronald Yeoh, MD, describes the "pupil snap" sign which signals posterior capsular rupture during hydrodissection. He sha…

Ronald Yeoh MD

Patient Access to Advanced Technologies in Ophthalmology: Th…

At the annual meeting Jim Mazzo, senior vice president at Abbott Medical Optics (AMO), spoke on ophthalmic innovations, …

James Mazzo

Intrascleral IOL Fixation for Traumatic Lens Subluxation

Nikoloz Labauri, MD, presents a 65-year-old patient with traumatic subluxation of crystalline lens. He performs pars pla…

Nikoloz Labauri MD

Discussing ATIOL Patient Expectations

Sonia Yoo, MD, outlines in this video how using AT-OVDs better meets the expectations of refractive lens replacement pat…

Sonia Yoo, MD

The Properties of Retention and Free-Radical Mitigation With…

Abhay R. Vasavada, MD, FRCS, discusses how AT-OVDs excel at retention and free-radical mitigation. He explains how studi…

Abhay Vasavada MD

The Relationship Between AT-OVDs and Corneal Health in Catar…

Richard Lindstrom, MD, explains the relationship between AT-OVDs and corneal health in cataract surgery. Dr. Lindstrom d…

Richard L. Lindstrom MD

IOL Scaffold Method to Prevent Nucleus Drop After Posterior …

Yesterday, Soosan Jacob, MS, FRCS, DNB, MNAMS, senior consultant ophthalmologist at Dr. Agarwal's Group of Eye Hospitals…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

The C-Constant: New Concept in IOL Power Calculation and Com…

Today, Thomas Olsen, MD, PhD, professor of ophthalmology at the University Eye Clinic at Aarhus Hospital in Denmark, pre…

Thomas Olsen, MD

ESCRS Endophthalmitis Study: Uptake of Intracameral Cefuroxi…

Peter Barry, FRCS, chairman of the ESCRS Endophthalmitis Study Group and consultant ophthalmic surgeon at Royal Victoria…

Peter Barry, FRCS

Glued Endocapsular Hemi-Ring Segments for Capsular Bag Fixat…

Amar Agarwal, FRCS, describes the use of a glued hemi ring segment for sutureless trans-scleral fixation of the capsular…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Managing Iris Prolapse at the End of Cataract Surgery

There are many intraocular devices that can aid during surgery in small pupil or floppy iris cases, but an understanding…

Daniel H. Chang, MD

When The Things Go Wrong

Grigor Kamushadze, MD Nikoloz Labauri, MD, present a 70-year-old diabetic patient with vitreous hemorrhage and a brown c…

Grigori Kamushadze, MD, Nikoloz Labauri MD

CapsuleGuard Irrigation and Aspiration Handpiece

Jai Parekh, MD, discussed the use of the CapsuleGuard Irrigation and Aspiration Handpiece (Bausch and Lomb). The soft si…

Jai Parekh, MD

Intumescentive cataract with XFS and Small Pupil

Grigori Kamushadze, MD, demonstrates a vertical chop technique for white, mature, intumescent cataract with small pupil …

Grigori Kamushadze, MD

PCIOL with Intrascleral Haptic Fixation

Gabor B. Scharioth, MD, presents a secondary IOL implantation with intrascleral haptic fixation of a three piece IOL. A …

Gabor B. Scharioth MD

Challenging Cases

Robert Osher MD

AcrySof® IQ Toric IOL

- J.M., 75 year old male - OS - 2-3+ NS, 2+ AC/PC - Cornea is clear - Axial Length: 22.42 mm - Central Cornea Thick…

Samuel Masket MD

AcrySof® IQ Toric IOL

- D.H., 74 year old female - OD - 2-3+ NS, 1+ AC/PC - Cornea is clear - Axial Length: 23.68 mm - Central Cornea Thi…

Robert Cionni MD

Combined Sutureless Vitrectomy and Phaco Free Cataract Surge…

Jorge Garduño, MD, and Leopoldo Garduño, MD, present a diabetic patient with a cataract and vitreous hemorrhage. They …

Leopoldo Garduño, MD, Jorge Garduño, MD

EpiGlare Tester - a New Device for Measuring Glare Disabilit…

This video introduces the EpiGlare Tester, a device developed to document visual disability caused by glare from sunligh…

Alice Epitropoulos, MD

IOL Repositioning

Roberto Alejandro Guerra, MD, presents IOL repositioning in a trauma case. A luxated foldable IOL secondary to a blunt t…

Roberto Alejandro Guerra, MD

With a Little Help from My Friends

Garry P. Condon MD, and Thierry C. Verstraeten, MD, present an IOL exchange case. The single piece acrylic lens fell pos…

Thierry C. Verstraeten, MD, Garry P. Condon MD, Tyler Q. Kirk, MD

Novel Instruments for Positioning Malyugin Ring

Howard Kraus, MD, demonstrates the use of the Krausz Malyugin Ring Manipulators (Rhein Medical), a set of novel instrume…

Howard Kraus, MD

State of the Industry

Earlier today, Richard L. Lindstrom, MD, offered a synopsis on trends in the ophthalmic industry. In this video, he reca…

Richard L. Lindstrom MD

Live Surgery of Glued IOL

Amar Agarwal presents a Glued IOL surgery at the Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society.

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Laser Cataract Extraction with Nd-YAG laser 1.44 um

Lena Emir-Kozzi, MD, presents a laser cataract extraction with Nd-YAG laser 1.44 um. The patient is a Caucasian 61-year-…

Lena Emir-Kozzi, MD

Divide and Conquer Cross-Chop: A Simple, Easy, and Effective…

D. Michael Colvard, MD, presets the “Divide and Conquer Cross Chop” technique designed to create a quick and easy fo…

D. Michael Colvard MD

Episode 24: Capsulorhexis Discussion and Dealing with Capsul…

In episode 24, moderator Erik Mertens, MD, FEBOphth, interviews Lucio Buratto, MD, who is in private practice in Milan, …

Erik Mertens, MD, FEBOphth, Lucio Buratto MD

Complicated Cataract - Managing the Argentinian Flag Sign

Darcy Wolsey, MD, shares one of her most challenging cases involving a white cataract and the Argentinian Flag Sign.

Darcy H. Wolsey, MD

"Oettrogenic" Hyphema and Iridodialysis

Tom Oetting, MD, shares his worst case ever.

Thomas A. Oetting, MD

None Dilating Pupil

Midriasert did not achieve dilation, therefore the Alio dilating intracameral solution was used to little effect.

Johan Blanckaert, MD

IOL Exchange and Iris Repair

Uday Devgan, MD, presents an IOL exchange and iris repair that ensued from a complex cataract surgery. After viscodisse…

Uday Devgan MD

Internal Extracapsular Technique

Tal Raviv, MD, presents the management of a 4-5+ leathery cataract. In mature cataracts, Dr. Raviv prefers a large capsu…

Tal Raviv MD, FACS

Using Peristaltic and Venturi Pumps

Sam Garg, MD, present two cataract cases using the venturi and peristaltic modes of the WhiteStar Signature (Abbott Medi…

Sam Garg, MD

Malyugin Ring Placement

Johan Blanckaert, MD, shows his first experience placing a Malyugin Ring for dilation of a pupil.

Johan Blanckaert, MD

Managing the Posterior Capsular Tear

Robert Weinstock, MD, shares a case of unintended posterior capsular tear. Trypan blue is instilled to stain capsule in …

Robert Weinstock MD

IOL and Capsule Tension Ring Dislocation in Glaucoma Case

Ozcan Kayikcioglu, MD, presents an exfoliation case with an IOL and CTR dislocation in a glaucomatous eye. The surgeon p…

Ozcan Kayikcioglu, MD

Malyugin Ring Placement

Johan Blanckaert, MD

Glued IOL Technique in a Live Surgery

Soosan Jacob, FRCS, presents a glued IOL procedure as part of a Live Surgery program during the 2012 Reticon conference.…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Incision with Internal Flare

Robert Osher, MD, demonstrates the multi-step construction of a flared wound using diamond blades and shielded metal bla…

Robert Osher MD

Manual Torsional Phacoemulsification - A Simple Approach

Yehia Salah ElDin Mostafa, MD, shows a simple technique to enhance the performance of ordinary phaco handpieces particul…

Yehia Salah ElDin Mostafa, MD

Using the AutoSert IOL Injector

This videos describes the IOL preparation and implantation procedure using the AutoSert IOL Injector. The AutoSert IOL I…

Alcon Laboratories, Inc., Donald N. Serafano MD

Marfan Syndrome

A case of Marfan Syndrome and lens dislocation is managed with 25 gauge vitrectomy. An anterior chamber maintainer is pl…

Ozcan Kayikcioglu, MD

Multi-Piece IOL Insertion Through an Astigmatically Neutral …

Omar Barrada, MD, shows how to load and insert a multi-piece IOL through a 2.2mm incision. The key to obviating incision…

Omar Barrada, MD

Early Vitrectomy and CTR Placement

In this video, Thomas A. Oetting, MD, shares an interesting case performed by third-year resident, Matt Ward, MD. When t…

Matt Ward, MD, Thomas A. Oetting, MD

LenSx Management of Subluxated Cataract in Wiell-Marchesani …

This video demonstrates the use of a femtosecond laser in a patient with Weill- Marchesani syndrome and subluxated catar…

Nicole Fram, MD, Samuel Masket MD

Mature Cataract

Omar Barrada, MD, demonstrates how to disassemble and remove a mature cataract with a brunescent nucleus using a microco…

Omar Barrada, MD

AcrySof® IQ ReSTOR® + 3.0 D IOL

- C.M., 66 year old female - OS - 2+ NS, 1-2+ AC/PC - Cornea is clear - Axial Length: 23.73 mm - Central Cornea Thi…

Abhay Vasavada MD

Dropped IOL Removal with 23 Gauge Instrumentation

In this video, Omar Barrada, MD, highlights pearls for approaching a dropped IOL using the 23G platform. Posterior hya…

Omar Barrada, MD

Cataract Removal and Lens Repositioning in Marfans Syndrome …

Brandon Ayres, MD, shares a cataract removal and lens repositioning in a young patient with Marfans Syndrome. Dr, Ayers …

Brandon Ayres, MD

Handshake Technique for Glued IOL

In this video, Amar Agarwal, FRCS, describes the technique of implanting a foldable glued IOL using the handshake techni…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Mackool Hydrodissection Cannula

After completion of the capsulorhexis, the 22 gauge Mackool Hydrodissection Cannula is inserted beneath the anterior cap…

Richard Mackool MD

Experimental Model for Phacoemulsification

Ozcan Kayikcioglu, MD, presents the use a new model for a more realistic phacoemulsification wet lab in which a human l…

Ozcan Kayikcioglu

The C-constant - A New Concept in IOL Power Calculations Usi…

The calculation of IOL power in an eye that has undergone corneal refractive surgery is not a straight-forward task. How…

Thomas Olsen, MD

Combined MICS and 23-G PPV

Ozcan Kayikcioglu, MD, presents a microincisional cataract surgery case with a combined 23-gauge pars plana vitrectomy.

Ozcan Kayikcioglu

IOL Rescue via Sutureless Scleral Fixation

Jonathan Prenner, MD, presents a sutureless scleral fixation technique in an IOL rescue case. The surgeon begins the cas…

Jonathan L. Prenner, MD

Using Sandwich Phaco in Small Pupil Case

Ming Chen, MD, presents the case of a 78-year-old Filipino man with a small pupil and chronic closed-angle glaucoma. The…

Ming Chen MD

HOYA iSert System

Gerd Auffarth MD

Rayner Sulcoflex IOL

Michael Amon MD

Scleral-Fixated IOL Using 25-Gauge Needle Scleral Tunnel

Phoebe Lin, MD, PhD, and Sharon Fekrat, MD, FACS, present the case of a 51-year-old male with a traumatic dislocated cry…

Phoebe Lin, MD, PhD, Sharon Fekrat, MD, FACS

The Capsular Tension Ring

This video provides an overview of zonular instability and surgical techniques designed to minimize zonular stress, incl…

Pascal P Pietrini, MD, Ophtec

Piggyback Implantation of Toric and Multifocal IOLs: Explori…

In this video, Dr. Suresh K. Pandey, and Dr. Vidushi Sharma, Eye Surgeons of SuVi Eye Institute and Research Center, Kot…

Dr Suresh K Pandey, Vidushi Sharma, MD, FRCS

Silicone Oil Removal: The Anterior Approach

Omar Barrada, MD, presents a diabetic patient with a retina detachment who underwent vitrectomy with silicone oil inject…

Omar Barrada, MD

Ideal Video System

This is an idealized concept requiring only a mild tweak of presently available video components. Application of realtim…

James Lewis MD

PhacoFirst Technique in Femtosecond Cataract Surgery

Stephen G. Slade, MD, presents the PhacoFirst technique, in which utilizes he a femtosecond laser to use less fluid, eli…

Stephen G. Slade MD, FACS

White Cataract

Jose Alio, MD, presents a bimanual technique for the removal of a white cataract.

Jorge Alio MD

MICS with 1.6mm Incision

Jorge Alió, MD, shows a microincisional cataract surgery and Akreos MICS (Bausch and Lomb) implantation from two camera…

Jorge Alio MD

Pearls for Adherent Cortex

Cortex can be especially difficult to remove if there is epinucleus still attached to the cortex. Robert Osher, MD, demo…

Robert Osher MD

Bimanual Cataract Surgery with No Phaco Power on a 3+ NS

Chad Bouterse, DO, presents a bimanual cataract surgery. Two 1.2 mm incisions are created and the capsulorhexis is perfo…

Chad Bouterse, DO

Enlarging the CCC

Lisa Arbisser, MD, demonstrates how to enlarge the capsulorhexis with a tangential cut and spiraling the flap around.

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Pupil Bounce After Posterior Capsule Break

The rise time and vacuum are too high for this soft, myopic lens. As the phaco tip nears the posterior capsule, the cort…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Bimanual MICS in a Small Pupil

Mark Packer, MD, FACS, CPI, demonstrates microincisional bimanual cataract surgery in an intraoperative floppy iris synd…

Mark Packer MD

A New Look at Anterior Segment Imaging

Dr. Samuel Masket discusses the advantages of performing anterior segment ultrasound biomicroscopy with the UBM Plus dev…

Samuel Masket MD

Cough During Phacoemulsification

Maintaining a positive pressure during patient valsalva is very important. Many surgeons will rapidly remove their ins…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Refractive Lens Exchange in a Patient with Significant Corne…

For this patient with 5.1 diopters of corneal astigmatism, Samuel Masket, MD, performs a refractive lens exchange and Ac…

Samuel Masket MD

Cataract Removal without OVD

In this femtosecond refractive laser cataract surgery case, Robert Cionni, MD, uses the LenSx Laser to create the capsul…

Robert Cionni MD

Posterior Capsule Punch

In this dense, brunescent cataract, surge creates a shallow chamber which allows the phaco tip to engage and puncture th…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Forward Capture in Pediatric Cataract Case

In this pediatric cataract case, Lisa Arbisser, MD, makes a posterior capsulorhexis for a planned buttonhole optic captu…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Capitalizing on Pressure Gradients to Move Vitreous

A pressure gradient causes vitreous prolapse. Such a gradient exists when the wound is open, which means vitreous moves …

Managing Vitreous in the Anterior Chamber

This is an aphakic patient with a planned anterior chamber lens implantation. Vitreous is found in the AC preoperatively…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

OVD Stabilization for Posterior Capsule Hole

When a break in the posterior capsule is recognized, Lisa Arbisser, MD, stabilizes the anterior chamber with dispersive …

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Conversion of PC Tear for Buttonhole Technique

This video, courtesy of Rupert M. Menapace, MD, demonstrates the conversion of a tear in the posterior capsule to a true…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Pupil Flair in Vitrectomized Eye

The classic signs of vitreous loss are an asymmetrically enlarged pupil and remote movement of the iris when you touch…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Posterior Capsule Spider

An early sign of complication is a spidering of the posterior capsule.

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Paintball Injury with Open Posterior Capsule

A pediatric patient presents with paintball injury and open posterior capsule. Lisa Arbisser, MD, performs an anterior v…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Anterior Vitreous Around Zonules

Initially mistaken for cortex, vitreous has come through loose zonules and is difficult to reflux. Rather than pulling o…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Pharmacologic Mydriasis

Lisa Arbisser, MD, demonstrates the dilation of a small pupil with intracameral bisulphite-free, preservative-free epine…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Cortex Removal with Dry Technique for Missing Zonules

in this case with significant zonular loss, Lisa Arbisser, MD, chooses to remove cortex with a dry technique in order to…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Recovering a Runaway Capsulorhexis

Lisa Arbisser, MD, illustrates the importance of paying close attention when making the capsulorhexis. This case proceed…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Particulate Identify and Amputate

In this lab model, Lisa Arbisser, MD, simulates a posterior capsule tear to demonstrate the ideal approach for amputatio…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Zonulolysis Peek

In this post-vitrectomized eye, Lisa Arbisser, MD, is trying to rotate the nucleus when she sees the equator coming into…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Miyake View of Viscolevitation

In this lab model, Dr. Lisa Arbisser demonstrates how difficult it can be to raise the nucleus and not simply push it as…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Nucleus Save After CCC Failure

This resident case illustrates the importance of maintaining good visualization while making the curvilinear capsulorhex…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

A New Torsional Phaco 0.9 Mini Tip

Khiun Tjia, MD, demonstrates the use of a Torsional Phaco 0.9 Mini Tip in a very dense mature cataract case.

Khiun F. Tjia, MD

Tissue Adhesive in Cataract surgery

John Kanellopoulos, MD, discusses the use the the ReSure Adherent Ocular Bandage which can be a valuable adjunct in rout…

John Kanellopoulos MD

Sub 1-mm Cataract Surgery

Being able to perform cataract surgery through two 1-mm incisions was one of the major evolutions in ophthalmic surgery.…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Scleral Fixation of IOL Using Fibrin Glue

Shalabh Sinha, MD, demonstrates the use of fibrin glue in various situations where scleral fixation of IOL is required. …

Shalabh Sinha, MD

Flip and Slice Technique for Cataract Surgery

Cynthia Matossian, MD, describes her Flip and Slice technique for cataract surgery. Using a flattened hydrodissection ca…

Cynthia Matossian MD

Intraoperative Zonular Disaster - Surgical Management of a C…

Alin Stefanescu-Dima, MD, PhD, presents a case of hypermature, Morgagnian cataract, with fibrous anterior capsule, extre…

Alin Stefanescu-Dima, MD, PhD

Kitaro DryLab and WetLab - Revolutionary Training Tool for C…

Invented in Japan, the Kitaro DryLab and WetLab kits are an innovative training tool for surgeons which allows them to p…

FCI Ophthalmics

Penetrating Keratoplasty and Scleral Fixation IOL

Ayman Shouman, MD, FRCS, and Dalia Galal, MD, FRCS, present a case of a combined PK and scleral fixation IOL. The patie…

Ayman Shouman, MD, FRCS

Intraocular Exchange Technique

Vikas Shankar, MD, Muhammad Amer Awan, MD, and William Wykes, MD, describe a technique to explant a posterior chamber i…

Muhammad Amer Awan, MD, Vikas Shankar, MRCOphth, William Wykes, MD

Malyugin Ring with Healon 5

Cynthia Matossian, MD FACS, presents her Malyugin Ring (MicroSurgical Technology) insertion technique. She injects Healo…

Cynthia Matossian MD

1.6-mm Akreos MICS Implantation

Steve Updegraff, MD, FACS, presents his implantation technique for an Akreos MICS (Bausch and Lomb) lens through a 1.6-m…

Steve Updegraff, MD, FACS

Posterior Chamber IOL Placement or Rescue Via a Sutureless S…

Jonathan L. Prenner, MD, presents a novel approach that can be used for the rescue of a subluxed or dislocated IOL as we…

Jonathan L. Prenner, MD

Implanting the enVista IOL

The enVista (Bausch + Lomb, Rochester, New York) is the first hydrophobic acrylic IOL to receive the FDA labeling claim …

Eduardo Ligabue

Retinal Acuity Meter

The Retinal Acuity Meter (RAM; AMA Optics Inc., Miami) is a handheld device is used to assess macular function behind th…

AMA Optics Inc.

All in One - All Surgeries in One Case

A 61-year-old diabetic patient with a history of multiple ocular surgeries presents with inferior graft melt, haptic exp…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Handshake Technique and Anterior Chamber Maintainer in Multi…

Dr. Amar Agarwal presents a lens coloboma case with implantation of a multifocal lens using the glued IOL technique. Usi…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Subluxated IOL to Glued IOL in an Eye Surgeon

Dr. Amar Agarwal presents a subluxated IOL in an Iraqi ophthalmologist. The surgeons plan a glued IOL procedure to stabi…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Traumatic Cataract with Dangling, Subluxated Lens

Alin Stefanescu-Dima, MD, PhD, presents the surgical challenges of traumatic cataract, and innovative ways to overcome t…

Alin Stefanescu-Dima, MD, PhD

Combined Phaco and ECP for Cataract and Glaucoma

Dr. Stanley Berke presents the Combined Phaco and Endocyclophotocoagulation procedure for patients presenting with catar…

Stanley J. Berke, MD FACS

Vertical Glued IOL for Lens Coloboma

In this case of a lens coloboma, the surgeons plan a vertical glued IOL technique and make partial thickness scleral fla…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Dual IOL Exchange

Stephen Tate, MD, performs a double IOL exchange in a 53-year-old patient who has a previous piggyback IOL and recurrent…

Stephen Tate, MD

How to Prevent the Argentinian Flag Sign in Intumescent Cata…

Dr. Girish Jethwa presents a technique for preventing the Argentinian Flag sign using the phaco tip to puncture the caps…

Girish Jethwa, MD

The Sandwich Phaco Technique

Ming Chen, MD, carefully makes a 6.5-7mm capsulorhexis and performs hydrodissection. Then Dr. Chen injects VISCOAT (Alco…

Ming Chen MD

Seven Cases with Stellaris

Alan Aker, MD, shares a series of seven cataract cases demonstrating the control and efficiency of the Stellaris phacoem…

Alan B. Aker MD

Difficult Cases - Dislocated Crystalline Lens

Alan Aker, MD, presents the case of a 30-year-old male with a dislocated crystalline lens. Dr. Aker starts the case by m…

Alan B. Aker MD

Difficult Cases - Flomax with Bound Down Pupil

Alan Aker, MD, presents a bound down pupil in a patient who was also on Flomax. Rather than stretching the pupil with an…

Alan B. Aker MD

Piercing the Darkness - Cataract Surgery on a Blind Eye

An injury more than 25 years ago resulted in a blind eye, but a recent vascular event in the fellow eye which left this …

Alan B. Aker MD

Difficult Cases - Dislocated Lens with Phimosis

This patient presents with a dislocated IOL, phimosis, lens tilt, and defect in the posterior capsule. Dr. Alan Aker rem…

Alan B. Aker MD

Live Glued IOL Surgery

Amar Agarwal, MD, performs a Glued IOL surgery at the Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery Convention (IIRS…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Flip and Prechop

Andres Osigian, MD, presents a flip and prechop phacoemulsification technique that designed for surgeons in training. Af…

Andres Osigian, MD

Flexible Lid Speculum with a Drape

Masataka Kasaoka, MD, Toru Urano, MD, Ryoji Yamakawa, MD, demonstrate the use of a novel, disposable lid speculum. The f…

Masataka Kasaoka, MD

Pediatric Cataract

Zia Ul Mazhry, FRCS, presents a nuclear congenital cataract with an anterior and posterior capsulorhexis, anterior vitre…

Zia ul Mazhry, MD

Phacoemulsification in Pseudoexfoliation

Arup Chakrabarti, MD, Sonia John, MD, and Meena Chakrabarti, MD, demonstrate phacoemulsification in an eye with a mature…

Arup Chakrabarti, MD

ICCE in Anteriorly Dislocated Crystalline Lens

Due to the lack of zonular support and presence of vitreous in the anterior chamber, Richard Schulze, Jr., MD, opts to p…

Richard Schulze, Jr., MD

IOL Exchange in a Patient with Positive Dysphotopsia and Hyp…

A 45-year-old woman is referred one year following cataract surgery for IOL exchange. She suffered from positive dyspho…

Samuel Masket MD

Cataract Surgery in an Eye with Weak Zonules Using Capsule S…

An 80-year old woman was referred for cataract management with diffuse zonulolysis. Uneventful surgery was facilitated b…

Samuel Masket MD

IOL Recovery

An IOL in impending free fall through a large posterior capsule opening is referred for recovery. The surgeons enter the…

Marcos Gomez MD

Very Long Standing Dense Post Rubella Cataract

A middle-aged male patient presents with poor vision in one eye due to a post rubella cataract with an extremely dense n…

Khiun Tjia MD

Hypermature White Intumescent Cataract

When a hypermature intumescent cataract is punctured without any precaution, it can suddenly “explode” with an insta…

Khiun Tjia MD

Monofocal Piggyback Sulcoflex IOL in Pediatric Case

William Astle, MD, FRCSC, discusses the management of a pediatric patient with a persistent hyperplastic primary vitreou…

William Astle, MD, FRCSC

Refloating Posterior Luxated Intraocular Lenses Using the Vi…

The authors, Pedro Victor de Miguel Simo, Miriam Ferran Fuertes, Roasanne Gosalvez, Enriqueta Cantal Portabella, Carles …

Pedro Victor de Miguel Simo MD

OcuSeal Liquid Ocular Bandage

OcuSeal is a liquid sealant for use in cataract surgery, pterygium surgery, conjunctival and scleral surgery to decrease…

Jorge Alio MD

Pop and Prechop - A Novel Safe Supracapsular Phacoemulsifica…

As patients’ expectations, out-of-pocket expenses, and medicolegal liability have increased, it has become more and mo…

Christopher Starr MD

Malyugin Modified CTR in Patient with Traumatic Zonular Dial…

Blunt trauma to the eye resulted in cataract, iris sphincter microtears, and extensive zonular dialysis. Triamcinolone i…

Boris Malyugin Md, PhD

Combined Fluid-Gas Exchange and Cataract Extraction

Henry Smith, MRCOphth; Neslon Sabrosa, MD, PHD; Niall Patton, MD, FRCOphth; and Robert Maclaren, DPhil, FRCOphth develop…

Henry Smith, MRCOphth

Cataract Surgery in a Vitrectomized Eye

Samuel Masket, MD, performs cataract surgery in a previously vitrectomized eye for macular hole. During hydrodissection …

Samuel Masket MD

Why is this IOL De-Centered? The Answer

When the OVD was removed, the IOL shifted out of the visual axis. Using infusion, the eye is inflated and Uday Devgan, M…

Uday Devgan MD

Glued IOL Live Surgery

Dr. Soosan Jacob demonstrates a straightforward approach to glued IOL placement. After tunnels are made in the scleral f…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Preventing Extension of a Posterior Capsular Tear

When a capsular defect is recognized, the appropriate and immediate first reaction should be to stabilize the anterior …

Danna Croonen, MD

Phaco for White Cataract

A composite of several operations to show tips for performing phaco safely in white cataract cases.

Capsular Bag Polishing with Microbrushes

Israel Rozenberg, MD, presents a new approach to capsule polishing using Microbrushes to remove cells from the posterior…

Israel Rozenberg, MD

Capsule Opacity Prevention by Laser Cleaning System

Proliferation of lens epithelial cells is a major source of complications following cataract surgery. The authors presen…

Pavel Stodůlka, MD, Robert Lehmann MD, Wolfram Wehner MD

Whitman Toric Axis Marker

Dr. Jeffrey Whitman demonstrates the new Whitman Toric Axis Marker developed with Storz Ophthalmics. This instrument fea…

Jeffrey Whitman MD

Tactics for Minimally Invasive Cataract Surgery

"MICS, whether biaxial or coaxial, is the best surgical option today for cataract removal. Micro-MICS (through incisio…

Jorge Alio MD

MICS With Implantation of a Trifocal Diffractive IOL

"The FineVision IOL is my preferred multifocal MICS IOL. It provides good distance, intermediate, and near visual acui…

Jerome Vryghem MD

Improving Anterior Chamber Stability

"Given the high incidence of PVD 1 month after surgery, surgical trauma must be considered a risk factor for PVD. Ante…

Guy Sallet, MD, FEBOphth

A Preference for Biaxial MICS

"Our preferred cataract surgery technique is biaxial microincision cataract surgery (MICS). The separation of irrigati…

Som Prasad MS FRCSEd

TriMic: An Astigmatically Neutral Variation on MICS

Conventional microincision cataract surgery (MICS) techniques do not provide sufficiently accurate prediction of surgica…

Jérôme Bovet, MD

The BICONI Technique

"I prefer using BICONI because it increases anterior chamber stability and allows me to direct the nuclear mass toward…

Robert J. Van Horenbeeck, MD

Surgical Management of the Malpositioned Single-Piece IOL

Garry Condon, MD, presents several cases of malpositioned Single-Piece IOL. The first patient presents five years posto…

Garry P. Condon MD

Bimanual MICS

Masayuki Ouchi, MD, PhD, presents his preferred b-MICS technique.

Masayuki Ouchi, MD, PhD

Bimanual MICS and MIVS - 'Real' Sutureless Combined Surgery

The objective of bi-MICS is in creating a ‘smaller’ incision and such can be maximized when used in combination with…

Suk Ho Byeon, MD

Optic-Capture in PXF

The first pseudoexfoliation case presents the typical signs of very loose zonules. After making the capsulorhexis with f…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

OVD to Temporarily Expand Bag During Phaco

Management of a posterior polar cataract can be challenging, especially when combined with a zonular dialysis. After mak…

Robert Cionni MD

Argon Laser-Iridoplasty to Improve Visual Function Following…

Allon Barsam, MD, presents the results of study on the use of Argon Laser-Iridoplasty to improve visual function followi…

Allon Barsam MD, Eric D. Donnenfeld MD

The World's Hardest Cataract

A 39-year old male presents with a dense white cataract that began developing after a bicycle accident more than 20 year…

Barry Schechter MD

AMO Microimplantation Suite

David F. Chang, MD, performs a cataract case with the Micro-Implantation Cataract Suite (Abbott) which enables the surge…

David Chang MD

OZil IP to Extract a White Cataract

Even with a white cataract, Intelligent Phaco prevents the phaco tip from clogging. This video shows a case of a white c…

Overincision

Overincision is a new technique to improve the stability or enlarge an incision. Marcos Gomez, MD, explains how this tec…

Marcos Gomez MD

Hater MCTR Technique in Marfan Syndrome

This is the case of a young Marfan syndrome patient with a misshapen and subluxated lens. The capsulorhexis is shaped to…

Robert Cionni MD

Phacoextreme

Marcos Gomez, MD, presents the phacoextreme and microchop technique.

Marcos Gomez MD

Workflow with the SG3000 System

This video gives a demonstration of the workflow with the SG3000 system (SMI, Teltow, Germany). Preoperatively, a measur…

Nienke Visser, MD, Rudy Nuijts, MD

Y Spatula-Assisted Bimanual Implantation of Capsular Tension…

Rupert Menapace, MD, presents bimanual lens implantation in a case weak inferior zonules. The dragging forces exerted du…

Rupert Menapace

Surgical Pearls for Success with the Tecnis Multifocal 1-pie…

D. Rex Hamilton, MD, shares surgical pearls for the implanting the Tecnis Multifocal 1-piece intraocular lens (Abbott Me…

D. Rex Hamilton, MD

Management of PC Rent Before Nucleus Removal

Zia ul Mazhry, MD, presents the management of phacosurgery complications, including posterior capsule rupture and implan…

Lens-Particle Uveitis

Thomas Oetting, MD, and Anna Kitzmann, MD, present the case of a 78-year-old post-cataract surgery patient with uveitis …

Anna Kitzmann, MD

Devgan Rhexis Forceps

Uday Devgan, MD, demonstrates the use of his Rhexis forceps.

Uday Devgan MD

Pediatric IOL with PPV

Carol Drake, MD, presents a challenging case of a pediatric cataract in a three month old infant. Creation of the capsul…

Carol A. Drake MD

Coaxial MICS Tips and Tricks

"One technology that I have recently evaluated and chosen to integrate into my practice is the ability to correct astig…

Bowl and Snail Technique for Soft Cataract

Ahmed Gomaa, FRCS, PhD; and Christopher Liu, FRCOphth, present an endocapsular approach that reduces stress on the zonul…

Christopher Liu, FRCOphth, Ahmed Gomaa, FRCS, PhD

OptiVis: Next Generation Multifocal IOL

Matteo Piovella, MD, of the Centro di Microchirugia Ambulatoriale in Monza, Italy, presents OptiVis, a new concept in mu…

Mission Impossible - PDR, Retained Lens Fragment, and Cadave…

A 64 year old monocular Russian man returns from the Ukraine with severe inflammation and decreased vision in his only e…

Nathan Radcliffe MD, Slizard Kiss, MD

Easy Insertion with Pre-Loaded IOLs

Zia ul Mazhry, MD, compares injection techniques for three new preloaded IOL systems. Cases include the following system…

Zia ul Mazhry, MD

Cataract Removal with Lumera 700 in Corneal Opacity Case

A patient presents to Dr. Sri Ganesh with a dense corneal scar from a chemical burn and cataractous lens. Stereo coaxial…

Ultra-Thin Phaco with Any Incision Size

James Lewis, MD, shows a side-by-side comparison of early experiences with MicroSurgical Technologies 0.7 Packard Phaco …

James Lewis MD

Making Videos using Final Cut Pro, XDCAM and Sony's Latest C…

James Lewis, MD, shares a full tutorial using the Sony PMW-10MD Full HD Camera System and Apple Final Cut software to ca…

James Lewis MD

Subluxated IOL to Glued IOL in an Eye Surgeon

This is the case of a subluxated IOL in an ophthalmologist. Amar Agarwal, MD, plans a glued IOL procedure. During the …

Amar Agarwal FRCS

B-MICS Technique: Step-to-Step

Dr. Gian Maria Cavallini, MD, presents a step-by-step demonstration of a bimanual microincisional cataract surgery with …

Grade 3 Cataract With Astigmatism

This case is of a healthy eye with a moderately dense (grade 3) nuclear cataract and 0.75 D of pre-existing against-th…

David Lubeck MD

Low Parameters With Dense Cataracts

Michael Nordlund, MD, presents a 2.5 to 3+ milky nuclear sclerotic cataract case managed with OZil Torsional Ultrasound …

Michael Nordlund, MD, PhD

Strategies With the INFINITI System

This cataract video describes Dr. Tipperman's use of the INFINITI Vision platform and the OZil Intelligent Phaco (IP) an…

Richard Tipperman MD

Cataract Surgery With Extreme Positive Pressure

An African American female in her 70s presented with congenital ptosis, bilateral chronic uveitis, proptosis, bilateral …

Robert Osher MD

IOL Implantation with Cionni CTR in Subluxated Traumatic Cat…

A 8-year-old child presents with a grossly subluxated cataractous lens following blunt trauma from a cricket ball. Intra…

Maneesh Bapaye MD

Scleral Sutured IOL with Corneal Tunnels

Efrem D. Mandelcorn MD FRCSC, presents a traumatic cataract caused by a paint ball injury. The case includes a pars plan…

Efrem Mandelcorn, MD

Scleral Fixation of PC IOL

The purpose of this video is to elaborate simplified innovative techniques of scleral fixation of posterior chamber (PC)…

Zia ul Mazhry, MD

Phacotunnel

Marcos Gomez, MD, presents his "Phacotunnel" technique for medium to hard cataracts. This technique takes advantage of u…

Marcos Gomez MD

Capsule Cleansing and Primary PCCC

Capsule cleansing is first performed to include the central posterior area with a silicone tipped cannula on a 5cc salin…

Jason Jones MD

Capsule Cleansing

Capsule Cleansing of the posterior and undersurface of the anterior capsule is demonstrated. The central posterior caps…

Jason Jones MD

Microincisional Surgery with Softec HD IOL

David W. Jackson, MD, uses a diamond blade to make a 1.8mm incision temporally. After removing the cataract, a Softec HD…

Unexpected IFIS: Avoiding a Challenging Case

An unsatisfied cataract patient presents with red blood cells between the optic and posterior capsule and multiple micro…

Steven Dewey MD

Transconjunctival Suturing Sclera

This patient underwent a trabeculectomy with mitomcyin then later developed hypotony and a cataract. They were referred …

Robert M. Schertzer MD

Supra Hard Cataract Management

Dr. Eslam Ramadan surgical management in hard cataract cases, including brown cataract and white nuclei. The surgeon uti…

Glued IOL - Bausch Soft Port IOL

The video demonstrates Dr. Amar Agarwal's glued IOL technique in an eye with no capsular support.

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Wandering IOL - Part I

Som Prasad presents a complex procedure involving an IOL and capsular bag complex rescue and fixated lens placement. For…

Som Prasad MS FRCSEd

Injectable Glued IOL

Glued IOL technique has evolved over time. It can now be performed using any three piece foldable or non-foldable IOL as…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Room with a View - ASOCT and Applications

The anterior segment OCT is a valuable information tool and has now become must-have knowledge for anterior segment surg…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Rewind in Reverse - Analyzing Complications

This video shows a compendium of cases where the surgeon is encouraged to go back (rewind) though his cases, analyze and…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

ECCE Dead or Alive

With cataract surgery becoming more and more advanced, the role of extra capsular cataract extraction and small incision…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Double Trouble-Double IOL - 2 cases

Two rare presentations where both patients had two IOL’s each implanted in the eye are shown along with associated com…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Closed Globe Refixation of Dislocated IOL with Glue

A closed globe technique for refixing a dislocated three piece IOL using the glued IOL technique is shown. Vitrectomy is…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Premium IOL Complication

A 74-year-old woman underwent bilateral cataract surgery with in-the-bag placement of Crystalens HD IOLs (Bausch + Lomb…

Robert Cionni MD

Traumatic Cataract and Mydriasis

A 68-year-old physician had suffered a bungee cord injury to his right eye 8 months prior to surgery. He had symptoms of…

David Chang MD

Dislocated Multifocal Lens

Richard Tipperman, MD, presents a 62-year-old woman with a dislocated Tecnis Multifocal IOL. The surgeon attempts to rep…

Successful Visual Results in Cataract Surgery for Patients w…

Refractive surprises are possible with any IOL, but predictability is lower in patients who previously underwent LASIK o…

John A. Hovanesian MD

The Elusive Nuclear Chip

Robert Osher, MD, presents key steps for intraoperative prevention of lens fragment retention and postoperative retained…

Robert Osher MD

The Wandering IOL - Part II

In Part I of this surgery, Som Prasad presented a complex procedure involving an IOL and capsular bag complex rescue and…

Som Prasad MS FRCSEd

The Prodigal Haptic Eyetube - Good Surgery May Not Always Gi…

Following uneventful and IOL implantation about a year ago, this lady had a good visual outcome. However she then experi…

Som Prasad MS FRCSEd

OZil IP With a Grade 4+ Cataract

Cesar Espiritu, MD, presents a 59-year-old man presented with a BCVA of 20/80 in his left eye due to a grade 4+ nuclear …

Cesar Espiritu, MD

Management Of Dislocated IOL-Capsular Bag Complex And Glauco…

Steven Vold, MD, presents the management of dislocated IOL-Capsular Bag Complex and glaucoma in pseudoexfoliation syndro…

Steven Vold MD

ICE with Dense Cataract and Weak Zonules

Steven Vold, MD, presents a middle aged woman with Irido Corneal Endothelial Syndrome (ICE) with a dense cataract. The p…

Steven Vold MD

Phacorock Unedited

In this ophthalmic video, Marcos Gomez, MD, presents an unedited, real-time case of a hard cataract dismantled with 22 m…

Marcos Gomez MD

Intralase DSEK with Glued IOL

Dr. Agarwal's Eye Hospital presents an Intralase DSEK with Glued IOL. After anterior vitrectomy with pupiloplasty, trypa…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Multifocal Glued IOL

This ophthalmic video shows the implantation of a multifocal IOL with the aid of a glued technique. The haptics are exte…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Ultrachopper: The New Era in Cataract Surgery

Luis Jose Escaf, Victor J. Rojas, Virgilio Galvis, and Alejandro Tello present the Ultrachopper system. The phaco tip of…

Luis J. Escaf MD

+4 Cataract Removal with OZil IP

Dr. Kaufer presents a +3 to +4 cataract case in a 75-year-old female with grade. The eye's preoperative vision was 20/20…

Fixation Out-of-the-Bag Dislocated IOL

Dr. Garry Condon presents his technique for out-of-the-bag fixation of a dislocated intraocular lens. In this case, the …

Garry P. Condon MD

Fixation of an in-the-bag of Dislocated IOL

Dr. Garry Condon presents his preferred method for fixating an in-the-bag dislocated intraocular lens. Scenarios such as…

Garry P. Condon MD

TruSize Diamond Knife for MICS

Dr. Jeffrey Whitman performs a cataract procedure using the new Storz Ophthalmics TruSize Diamond Knife. This innovative…

Jeffrey Whitman MD

Thermal Injury

A thermal infrared camera allows the authors to measure thermal energy generated during phacoemulsificaiton. Image analy…

Hiroko Bissen-Miyajima MD

Sub 2.0 insertion of SN60WF

Dr. Ray Oyakawa presents the insertion of an Alcon AcrySof aspheric IOL through a sub 2.0 mm incision after bimanual cat…

Ray T. Oyakawa MD

Multifocal IOL Exchange

Drs. Eric Donnenfeld and Allon Barsam present a multifocal IOL explantation and highlight key operative techniques neces…

Allon Barsam, Eric D. Donnenfeld MD

IOL Insertion: Keep in Touch

Rogério Moreira, MD, shows an alternative approach for inserting 3-piece IOLs in the bag. By maintaining contact with t…

Rogério Moreira

Argentina Flag Sign

White cataracts present a challenge during the capsulorhexis due to the limited visualization. Several techniques and st…

Daniel Perrone MD, Roberto Albertazzi MD

Descemet's Cleavage

A surgeon unknowingly injects viscoelastic agent into the cornea, cleaving the entire Descemet's membrane from the strom…

Iris Prolapse, Prolapse, Prolapse

Once an iris prolapses once, it continues to prolapse throughout the case. Iris prolapse occurs when the pupil is small,…

David Langerman MD

Scleral Rupture

Scleral tunnel rupture was discovered during scleral dissection. The surgeon proceeds with careful dissection on a diffe…

Adnan Polat MD

A Dog's Day

There are days when, by an unfortunate coincidence, surgeries with a high risk of complications are scheduled on the sam…

Virgilio Centurion MD

The Light Adjustable IOL

Dr. Michael Assouline explains the design features of the Light Adjustable Lens (Calhoun Vision). Macromers in the lens …

Michael Assouline MD

Single Incision Cataract Surgery with Dr. Trindade

Fernando Trindade, MD prefers single incision (2.2mm) cataract surgery which he demonstrates in this video. The lens he …

Fernando Trindade MD

OZil IP in a Cataractous and Glaucomatous Eye

A 72-year-old female experienced blunt trauma to the right eye 4 years previously. The crystalline lens suffered some di…

Cataract Surgery on a Hyperopic Patient

Matteo Piovella, MD performs cataract surgery on a hyperopic patient. He explains that at his practice he prefers to imp…

Matteo Piovella MD

Cataract Surgerys Next Evolution - Introduction

The November/December 2007 Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today Supplement explores the frontier of cataract extraction…

David Allen MD, Khiun Tjia MD, Samuel Masket MD, Terry Kim MD

Cataract Surgery with Ike Ahmed, MD

Dr. Ahmed performs cataract surgery on a patient that had a previous laseradotomy, his techniques include making a side-…

Ike K. Ahmed MD

Routine Cataract Surgery with Burkhard Dick, MD

Dr. Dick shares his routine cataract surgery tecnique using a 1.8 biaxial MICS using the Stellaris Vision Enhancement Sy…

Burkhard Dick MD

Cataract Surgery with an Accommodative IOL

Jorge Alio, MD performs routine cataract surgery. He chooses to implant a 0.7 mm MICS and TEKClear Accommodative IOL.

Jorge Alio MD

Vitrectomy Pearls After Capsule Tears

Dr. Som Prasad present severals cases of PC tear management. He explains how to proceed immediately after the posterior …

Som Prasad MS FRCSEd

Testing Clear Corneal Incision Integrity in a Human Cadaver …

John Hovanesian, MD, shares a video on wound closure in a cadaver eye with ReSure Adherent Ocular Bandage Application, …

John A. Hovanesian MD

Saving the Day: Hema Lifeboat

Drs. Keiki Mehta, and Cyres Mehta present the Hema Lifeboat technique using sheet that is injected anterior to the iris …

Understanding the Dropped Nucleus

Drs. Robert Osher and James Osher investigate the causative factors for the posteriorly nucleus drop. Using cadaver eyes…

Robert Osher MD

Staining the Vitreous

Drs. Abhay Vasavada, Viraj Vasavada, Vaishali Vasavada, Praveen, M.R., Sajani Shah, Nirmit Dixit, and Shetal Raj, recomm…

Visco-Trap

David Chang, MD, presents a case of posterior capsule rupture in which one half of the soft nucleus is still remaining. …

David Chang MD

Visco-Levitation

Richard Packard, MD, presents the visco-levitation technique in which a dropped nucleus is elevated by injected OVD unde…

Richard Packard

The Dry Vitrectomy

In this case, Dr. Robert Osher suspects a peripheral tear in the capsule. Healon 5 tamponade the vitreous and facilitate…

Robert Osher MD

Essential Surgical Techniques for Vitrectomy

Dr. Nichamin shares a comprehensive overview of a pars plana approach for anterior vitrectomy following inadvertent brok…

Louis D. Nichamin MD

Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is!

I have always wanted to organize a unique and completely innovative teaching event that will set a new standard in ophth…

Robert Osher MD

Flip n Slice

Dr. Cynthia Matossian performs a new flip and slice cataract surgery technique.

Cynthia Matossian MD

Implanting the Akreos MICS Lens

This instructional video demonstrates the insertion of the 1.8mm AKREOS MICS lens using a cartridge with unique features…

Terence Devine MD

iSert Insertion Technique

David W. Reagan, MD, invites you into the OR to view an unedited video of his IOL insertion technique using the pre-load…

David W. Reagan MD

Real-Time Injection of Pre-Loaded IOL

David W. Reagan, MD, present his iSert insertion technique of a pre-loaded aspheric IOL. The cartridge is inserted bevel…

David W. Reagan MD

Routine Cataract Surgery with Dr. Tjia

Khiun Tjia, MD performs routine cataract surgery, a few tool and techniques he relies on are a routine phaco side-port, …

Khiun Tjia MD

Min n Match ReSTOR

Spyros Georgaras, MD, presents a bilateral phaco with mix 'n' match ReSTOR +4 in one eye and +3 in the other. Fo…

Spyros Georgaras MD

Microspherophakia

David Chang, MD, presents an urgent lens removal on an 18-year old high myope with chronic angle closure, uncontrolled p…

David Chang MD

Complex Cataracts

Arun Gulani, MD, presents several complex cataract cases and demonstrates his elegant surgical approach. With white cata…

Arun C. Gulani MD

Argentinean Flag Sign

The Argentinian Flag Sign, a term coined by Dr. Daniel Mario Perrone, is a dreaded complication which can occur during c…

Tal Raviv MD, FACS

Raviv Capsulorhexis Caliper

Capsulorhexis size has become more important as cataract surgery has evolved into a refractive surgery. Dr. Tal Raviv de…

Tal Raviv MD, FACS

"Direct Crack" technique

Rupert Menapace, MD, uses a "Direct Crack" technique to segment the nucleus. The intraocular lens is positioned in the b…

Rupert Menapace

1.8mm Coaxial MICS with Stellaris

Boris Malyugin, MD, demonstrates his C-MICS technique with the Stellaris System.

Boris Malyugin Md, PhD

Pre-loaded IOL and Four Quadrant Phaco

Kimiya Shimazu, MD, uses capsular forceps to make the continuous curvilinear capsulorhexis and the performs phaco sculpt…

Kimiya Shimizu MD

Routine Cataract Surgery with "Soft Chop"

Richard Packard, MD, demonstrates his approach to routine cataract surgery. Techniques covered include wound constructio…

Richard Packard

Phaco Without OVD

Marcos Gomez, MD, makes the capsulorhexis through a leakage-free wound without introducing OVD. Bimanual phaco is perfor…

Marcos Gomez MD

Weak Zonules: Trampolining Capsule

Dr. David Chang presents a pseudoexfoliation patient with a trampolining posterior capsule due to compromised zonules. T…

David Chang MD

Weak Zonules: Capsule Retractors

A monocular 75-year-old presents with very weak zonules and develops a zonular dialysis during phacoemulsification. Davi…

David Chang MD

A Simple, One-Handed Method for Rotating a Toric IOL

In this video, Dr. Cionni describes a safe and simple one-handed technique for rotating the AcrySof Toric IOL to the fin…

Robert Cionni MD

Intrastromal Injection of Vancomycin in Clear Corneal Wound …

Regardless of wound construction technique, instrumentation used during the cataract procedure can contribute to poor in…

James E. McDonald MD

Repositioning a Luxated Lens

Drs. Amar Agarwal and Dhivya Ashok Kumar present a glued IOL technique which maintains a closed system and minimizes inc…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Capsular Cleaning to Remove Lens Epithelial Cells

Following cataract extraction, Wolfram Wehner, MD, and George Waring, MD polish the capsule using the Dodick Nd:YAG lase…

George Waring, III MD, Wolfram Wehner MD

Phaco Forward-Chop

The Phaco Forward-Chop technique developed by Koju Kamoi, MD, PhD, is useful following incomplete nucleus division in ha…

Koju Kamoi MD

Completing Surgery With a Compromised Rhexis

If the capsulorhexis has been torn during cataract surgery while the nucleus is still in the bag, then you are faced wi…

Brian Little MD

Micro-Incisions: Advantages and New Instrumentation

Dr. Samuel Masket displays his adoption of the micro-coaxial technique, his preferred parameters and instrumentation, an…

Samuel Masket MD

Efficient Micro-Torsional Phacoemulsification

Dr. Khiun Tjia displays his adoption of the micro-coaxial technique, his preferred parameters and instrumentation, and h…

Khiun Tjia MD

Cataract Surgery Evolves

Dr. David Allen displays his adoption of the micro-coaxial technique, his preferred parameters and instrumentation, and …

David Allen MD

The Case for Micro-Coaxial

Dr. Terry Kim displays his adoption of the micro-coaxial technique, his preferred parameters and instrumentation, and hi…

Terry Kim MD

Inserting an IOL with the iSert

Using an iSert pre-loaded IOL inserter (Hoya Surgical Optics, (Hoya Surgical Optics, Inc., Chino Hills, CA) a one-piece,…

David Goldman MD

iSert Pre-loaded IOL System

The HOYA iSert Aspheric Pre-loaded IOL system (Hoya Surgical Optics, Inc., Chino Hills, CA), streamlines cataract surger…

Tetsuro Oshika MD

Endothelium Protection in Micro-Chop

Dr. Gomez describes a simple maneuver for protection of the endothelium during microchop phacoemulsification surgery: Us…

Marcos Gomez MD

Glued Iris Prosthesis

In this presentation from Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital and Eye Research Centre, the patient presents with superiorly sub…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

AcrySof IQ ReSTOR IOL +3

Richard Mackool, MD, marks the steep axis to identify the location of the penetrating limbal relaxing incisions. Upon in…

Richard Mackool MD

+4 Cataract; AcrySof IQ Toric IOL

Ivan Ossma, MD MPH, begins this AcrySof IQ Toric IOL case by marking the cornea with the incision axis, lens orientation…

Ivan Ossma MD

ReZoom Multifocal IOL Exchange with PCO

Using serrated scissors, Michael Snyder, MD, employs a trisection fold method to extract the lens through a 2 mm incisio…

Garry P. Condon MD, Michael Snyder MD

IOL exchange with IOL Explant of Piggyback Plate Haptic PCIO…

The patient presented with significant iris defect and piggyback plate haptic PCIOLs—one of which was in the bag, the …

Garry P. Condon MD, Michael Snyder MD

Posterior Polar Cataract with Capsule Rent

Dr. Garry Condon presents a posterior polar cataract case using a spatula to separate cortical material of from the lens…

Garry P. Condon MD, Michael Snyder MD

Traumatic Cataract with Vitreous in the AC - Part 1: Corrall…

A 62-year-old male was hit in the eye with a fishing sinker and presents with a large iridodialysis, blown pupil, and vi…

Garry P. Condon MD, Michael Snyder MD

Phaco with a Double-sutured, Intraoperatively modified CTR i…

This is the case of a very small eye: a 10-mm white-to-white microspherophakic eye of a 37-year-old Caucasian man. DisCo…

Garry P. Condon MD, Michael Snyder MD

Intraocular Lens Implantation Without OVD

Yasar Sakarya, MD, Ugur Unsal, MD, Rabia Sakarya, MD, and Ertugrul Cuneyt Isik, MD, present four cases of IOL implantati…

Ertugrul Cuneyt Isik MD, Rabia Sakarya MD, Ugur Unsal MD, Yasar Sakarya MD

Advice for Easier Surgery and More Comfortable Patients

Dr. Erik Mertens shares some tips that have made his life easier and increased patients’ comfort. For example, he crea…

Erik Mertens MD

MICS with Crystalens HD Implant

Dr. R. Bruce Wallace, MD, begins this microincisional case with a single LRI. Following cortical cleaving hydrodissectio…

R. Bruce Wallace III MD

Enhancing My Practice Through Video

Jason Jones, MD, presents several techniques for achieving consistent continuous curvilinear capsulorhexis. Dr. Jones us…

Jason Jones MD

Four Pearls for Keeping Routine Surgery Routine

Dr. Steve Dewey presents for tips for avoiding complications in routine surgeries. Pearls include the usefulness of a ro…

Steven Dewey MD

Prechopping, Torsional Ultrasound, and Centration on the IOL

To ensure that an IOL is well centered with proper coverage of its rim, Dr. Robert Cionni uses a Capsulorhexis Marker (M…

Robert Cionni MD

Phaco with Weak Zonules, 4+ NS

Dr. David Chang illustrates multiple strategies for these challenging cases including capsular dye, capsule retractors, …

David Chang MD

MicroChop for Hard Cataract

Dr. Marcos Gomez presents an unedited video demonstrating his Microphaco technique of a very hard cataract. Seventeen mi…

Marcos Gomez MD

Walking the Path

The first case in this series of challenging surgeries performed by Dr. Suhas Haldipurkar involves a spontaneously dislo…

Suhas Haldipurkar MD

Congenital Iris Coloboma and White Cataract

In this video, James Lewis, MD, performs cataract surgery in a 22-yr old female with a congenital coloboma and congenita…

Pediatric Sulcoflex Duet-Implantation

Michael Amon, MD, presents the world's first implantation of a Sulcoflex Pseudophakic Supplementary IOL (Rayner, Ea…

Michael Amon MD

The Bimanual Rhexis for MICS

Thierry Amzallag, MD, presents a new capsulorhexis technique that uses chopsticks instead of forceps. The two capsulorhe…

Thierry Amzallag MD

Microchop Phaco

Dr. Marcos Gomez presents his Microchop technique for in the bag phaco of hard cataracts without sculpting. Microchop is…

Marcos Gomez MD

(Nearly) Sutureless Placement of a Secondary Sutured PCIOL w…

Christopher Riemann, MD, presents his technique using scleral pockets to place a secondary sutured posterior chamber IOL…

Christopher Riemann MD

Flipping over a Akreos lens in the Eye

Dr. Gary Hirshfield, MD, presents a technique for flipping an IOL in the eye. The upside-down Akreos lens (Bausch and Lo…

Gary Hirshfield MD

Removal of an Akreos IOL

Ten days following implantation, Dr. Hirshfield demonstrates the removal of an Akreos lens (Bausch and Lomb, Rochester, …

Gary Hirshfield MD

Routine Phaco

Dr. David Lane presents a detailed overview of his phacoemulsification approach in a routine cataract case. He prefers a…

David Lane MD

Malyugin Ring for Small Pupil, Shallow AC

In this one-eyed patient, David Lane, MD, retracts the iris with a Malyugin Ring and recommends removing OVD prior to hy…

David Lane MD

The Flip Supracap Technique

As Tal Raviv, MD, explains, flip supracap technique simplifies difficult cases and salvages complicated ones. It safely …

Tal Raviv MD, FACS

Transition to Chop: A Non-Impaling Technique

The modified horizontal chop technique presented by Dr. Dewey obviates the need to impale the nucleus with the phaco tip…

Steven Dewey MD

Complete Cortical Removal with J-Cannula (In 30 Seconds or L…

Steven Dewey, MD, presents his cortical clean-up technique using a McIntyre-Binkhorst irrigating cannula attached to 5-m…

Steven Dewey MD

Management of Intraocular Iris Prolapse

After a misdirection of the hydrodissection fluid causes the iris to prolapse, Dr. Hirshfield reacts by expressing visco…

Gary Hirshfield MD

Insertion Technique for Akreos IOLs

As an alternative to standard IOL insertion techniques which may cause the Akreos IOL to vault forward into the anterior…

Gary Hirshfield MD

Microincisional Phaco of Posterior Subcapsular Cataract

Using the divide and conquer technique, the posterior subcapsular cataract is removed with the Stellaris System through …

John Hunkeler MD

Using the Whitman-Shepherd Capsule Polisher

Jeffrey Whitman, MD, demonstrates the use of the double ended Whitman-Shepherd Capsule Polisher (Bausch and Lomb, Aliso …

Jeffrey Whitman MD

Iris-Sutured IOL with 25G Instrumentation

Dr. Berrocal uses 25G instrumentation to correct this case of a traumatically dislocated IOL. The haptics are sutured t…

Maria H. Berrocal

Combined Phaco-Vitrectomy

Maria Berrocal, MD, presents a case of combined phacoemulsification, IOL implantation, with vitrectomy using the Constel…

Maria H. Berrocal

Disposable Instruments in Cataract Surgery: An Affordable Al…

At the Malva-Rosa Hospital, all instruments that touch the eye during cataract surgery are disposable and low-cost mater…

Angeles Ricart MD, Dolores Guillamón MD, Felicidad Villaescusa MD, Jose Vte Monge MD, Marcos Gomez MD, Pilar Martinez MD

Ft Worth; We Have a Problem

A routine phaco case turns challenging when the posterior capsule is ruptured with nuclear material still in the eye. T…

Jason Jones MD

The Zeiss OPMI Lumera: Saving the Day for Dense Cortical Cap…

This video demonstrates the intra-operative flexibility achievable with the SCI technology, allowing a surgeon to improv…

Gary Wortz MD

Seeing is Believing: Intra-operative Experience with the Zei…

In this video, Dr. Devgan shows the myriad of uses that the stereo-coaxial illumination system provides for visualizatio…

Uday Devgan MD

Toric Multifocal IOL: Most Complete Phaco Refractive Surgery

The combined technologies of multifocal and toric IOLs allow complete phacorefractive surgery of the crystalline lens to…

Dominique Piétrini MD

Cataract Surgery with a View

This 47 year old man suffered blunt trauma to his left eye 40 years ago and now presents complaining of decreasing visio…

Jason Jones MD

Dislocated Crystalens and Zonular Dialysis

This video demonstrates the repair of a dislocated Crystalens in the presence of zonular dialysis. The original cataract…

John C. Hart MD

Lumera Illumination Technique for Complicated Cases

Winner of the 2009 OPMI Lumera Film Festival on Eyetube.net for the Innovative Technology Adaptation Category. This vide…

David Chang MD

Safe and Effective Technique to Tackle Lens Induced Glaucoma…

Winner of the 2009 OPMI Lumera Film Festival on Eyetube.net for the Complex Case Category. In the developing world where…

Rengaraj Venkatesh MD, Srinivasan Kavitha MD

The Zeiss OPMI Lumera and Coaxial MICS

Dr. Barrett presents his microincisional coaxial phaco technique. Visualization of the capsulorhexis under the Zeiss OPM…

Graham Barrett MD

Posterior Optic Button Holing

The technique of posterior optic button holing is used in pediatric cataract patients in order to avoid secondary catara…

Burkhard Dick MD

A New View of Phaco Using the Zeiss Lumera Microscope

Under stereo coaxial illumination, Dr. Packard makes 2.5mm main incision through a limbal relaxing incision. A coaxial p…

Richard Packard

Surgical View Through the Lumera

David Chang, MD, presents several clips from cataract cases performed under stereo coaxial illumination where the improv…

David Chang MD

Illumination Pathways of the Lumera

Roger Steinert, MD, performs a routine cataract cases under stereo-coaxial illumination. The SCI yields a brilliant red …

Roger Steinert MD

Intrascleral Posterior Chamber IOL Fixation

As an alternative to transscleral suturing or gluing, Gabor Scharioth, MD, and Diego de Ortueta, MD, employ their suture…

Diego de Ortueta MD, Gabor B. Scharioth MD

Implanting the Synchrony Dual Optic Accommodating IOL

Dr. Marques demonstrates the complete surgical technique for implantation of the Synchrony dual optic accommodating IOL …

Eduardo Marques MD

Biaxial MICS using the Stellaris and Akreos Implant

Dr. Weinstock constructs a 1.6 mm incision using a trapezoidal diamond blade. Following hydrodissection and hydrodelinea…

Robert Weinstock MD

Illumination Methods in Eyes with Corneal Opacification

Drs. Kim, Sohn, and Chae provide an overview of the primary strategies to achieve safer and better illumination in eyes …

Byung Jae Sohn MD, Hong-Kyun Kim MD, PhD, Sun Hwa Chae MD

The Art of Pre-Chopping

The authors provide an overview of pre-chopping and demonstrate useful techniques for pre-chopping the lens in microinci…

A. Walewska MD, Hideharu Fukasaku MD, Jorge Alio MD, Luis J. Escaf MD, Takayuki Akahoshi MD

The Eye with Three Lenses: A Modern Horror Story

The referred patient presented with cortex, nucleus, and a dislocated PCIOL in the posterior chamber in addition to ante…

David F. Williams MD

Malyugin Ring and Trypan Blue in Small Pupil

In this IFIS case, Dr. Lewis enlarges the iris with a Malyugin ring and injects trypan blue under viscoelastic to aid in…

James Lewis MD

Scleral Sutured IOL

In this penetrating keratoplasty case, Mark Mifflin, MD, and Chris Kurz, MD, present a technique for scleral fixation of…

Chris Kurz MD, Mark Mifflin MD

In Situ Fracture Technique With OZil Torsional Ultrasound

Dr. Lehmann presents a typical tamsulosin induced IFIS case in which torsional ultrasound is used to emulsify a dense nu…

Robert Lehmann MD

Managing IFIS With OZil and DisCoVisc

The combination of the OZil handpiece, a 45° Kelman Mini-Flared tip (Alcon Laboratories, Inc.), advanced fluidics and O…

Robert Cionni MD

Dangling Subluxated Lens

Drs. Raj and Vasavada share an interesting case of pupillary sphincter rupture and dangling subluxated cataract. To prev…

Abhay Vasavada MD, Shetal M. Raj MBBS, MS

Large Dialysis

Dr. Malyugin presents a case of traumatic mydriasis and zonular dialysis spanning 180 degrees. When the CTR is ineffectu…

Boris Malyugin Md, PhD

Decentered IOL

Robert Osher, MD, uses micro-coaxial torsional ultrasound to sculpt and chop the nucleus. After an uneventful first half…

Robert Osher MD

Complex Glaucoma

Dr. Steven Vold removes a cataract in a patient with a history of iridocorneal endothelial syndrome (ICE). A CTR is inse…

Steven Vold MD

Lens Coloboma

In this pediatric lens coloboma case, the frangible anterior capsule makes the capsulorhexis a particularly challenging …

L. Felipe Vejarano MD

Spherophakia

Drs. Paul, Ray, Paul,and Biswas present a spherophakia case. A capsular tension ring (CTR) provides horizontal traction …

Ajoy Paul MD, Chandrima Paul MD, Nandini Ray MD, Partha Biswas MD

Fish Tail Technique

Brian Little, MD, and Romesh Angunawela, MD, present one of the first executions of the Fish Tail Technique, an alternat…

Brian Little MD, Romesh Angunawela MD

Capsular Anchor

Dr. Assia implants a capsular anchor, a device designed to secure the capsule of subluxated lens to the scleral wall in…

Ehud I. Assia MD

HCTR Modified for Cortex Removal

Henderson Capsular tension ring is designed to support the capsular bag while allowing for easier nuclear and cortical r…

Bonnie Henderson MD

Modified CTR

Dr. Cionni presents a Marfan's Syndrome case in which a modified capsular tension ring was used to obtain a centrate…

Robert Cionni MD

Capsular Support System

In cases of missing or weak zonules, Richard Mackool, MD, utilizes the Cataract support System to provide capsular suppo…

Richard Mackool MD

A Scare during Cataract Surgery

Dr. Lewis performs a fairly routine cataract case only to find something very much out of place.

James Lewis MD

Distal Haptic Technique

As Didier Ducournau, MD, illustrates, it is advantageous to grasp the distal haptic when removing a posteriorly dislocat…

Didier Ducournau MD

Combining Toric Lenses with AK or LRI

In cases where the amount of astigmatism is greater than that which can be corrected with a toric lens, such as this cas…

Robert Osher MD

Dialing the Trailing Haptic of Three-piece IOL

Richard S. Hoffmann, MD, uses a lester hook to dial the trailing haptic into the capsular bag.

Richard Hoffman MD

Insertion of Three-piece IOL after Capsular Tear

Richard S. Hoffmann, MD, presents several cases of three piece IOL implantation into the sulcus following a posterior ca…

Richard Hoffman MD

Capsular Tension Rings

Patrick J. Riedel, MD, demonstrates insertion of CTRs in several cases of zonular instability.

Patrick J. Riedel MD

Horizontal Chop

David Chang, MD, demonstrates his horizontal phaco chop technique in a soft cataract. In addition to nucleus removal, ca…

David Chang MD

Basic Divide and Conquer

D. Michael Colvard, MD, shares his divide and conquer phaco technique.

D. Michael Colvard MD

Scleral Incision

Dr. Colvard shares his technique for making a scleral incision.

D. Michael Colvard MD

Explanting a ReSTOR IOL

Six weeks postoperative, the patient is unsatisfied with the visual outcome and requests that the multifocal IOL be expl…

David Chang MD

Explanting a Crystalens IOL

Four years following Crystalens (Bausch and Lomb, Rochester, NY) implantation, the patient requests an IOL exchange due …

David Chang MD

Late recentering of IOL and insertion of CTR

Dr. Fine presents a case of a decentered 3-piece silicone IOL. Viscodissection is performed under the capsulorhexis and …

I. Howard Fine MD

Late reopening of fibrosed capsule

In this case of a late decentered IOL, the capsulorhexis is carefully extended to allow the lens to be rotated into posi…

I. Howard Fine MD

Intraocular cautery

After stretching the pupil in this one-eyed glaucoma patient with pseudoexfoliation, bleeding from the margin of the iri…

I. Howard Fine MD

Bimanual microincision RLE

Dr. Fine presents a bimanual technique for refractive lens exchange without the use of ultrasound energy.

I. Howard Fine MD

Iris Bombe

Dr. Fine demonstrates stripping of the pupillary membrane in a cataract patient with a history of chronic uveitis.

I. Howard Fine MD

Every small pupil must be viewed as a potential IFIS

Extrusion of the iris following hydro steps is managed by removing the viscoelastic through a third paracentesis with an…

I. Howard Fine MD

Hydroexpression of the lens in IFIS

Dr. Fine presents an IFIS case in which the soft lens is hydroexpressed into the plane of the capsulorhexis. The irrigat…

I. Howard Fine MD

Micro cornea and iris coloboma

The small instrumentation of biaxial phaco are particularly useful when Dr. Fine removes a large, dense cataract in a ca…

I. Howard Fine MD

Rock Hard Nuclei

Dr. Fine briefly demonstrates his biaxial phaco technique in a dense cataract.

I. Howard Fine MD

Rock Hard Nucleus (Case 2)

Dr. Fine discusses why biaxial phaco is a useful strategy in the removal of a dense nucleus.

I. Howard Fine MD

Pseudoexfoliation post glaucoma in filtration surgery

In cases of pseudoexfoliation, Dr. Fine suggests using a capsular tension ring and horizontal chopping. Biaxial phaco al…

I. Howard Fine MD

A punctured posterior capsule

After an epinucleus fragment was seen floating behind the posterior capsule, it was evident that capsule was punctured. …

I. Howard Fine MD

Mature cataract with zonular dialysis during phaco

The patient in this case had a history of macular degeneration and was also discovered to be pseudoexfoliative. The biax…

I. Howard Fine MD

Posterior subluxed cataract

Dr. Fine manages a posterior subluxed cataract by elevating the nucleus into anterior chamber via a pars plana incision …

I. Howard Fine MD

High Myopia

Dr. Fine explains how the irrigating handpiece can be used in highly myopic eyes to maintain a stable anterior chamber.

I. Howard Fine MD

The use of Healon 5 with bimanual microincision phaco

In this small, floppy iris case, the pupil is dilated with Healon 5 (AMO, Santa Ana, CA) during nucleus and cortex remov…

I. Howard Fine MD

Switching phaco hands

In this case of traumatic zonular dialysis, it was necessary for the surgeon to switch phaco hands in order to prevent f…

I. Howard Fine MD

Malyugin Ring system for small pupils

Dr. Malyugin demonstrates the use of the Malyugin Ring in several challenging cases to expand and stabilize the iris.

Boris Malyugin Md, PhD

The Glued IOL Technique

Dr. Amar Agarwal discusses various techniques to manage complications such as capsule rent, dropped nucleus, or dropped …

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Coloboma

Amar Agarwal, MD, Athiya Agarwal, MD, and Soosan Jacob, FRCS, discuss the nature of colobomas and treatment approaches f…

Soosan Jacob FRCS

Pediatric cataract surgery

A ten year old girl with a congenital cataract is treated by Dr. Sinskey.

Robert Sinskey MD

Micro-coaxial phaco

Dr. Cionni presents a case of micro-coaxial surgery with Toric IOL implantation.

Robert Cionni MD

Crack and Stack Technique

Dr. Anthone uses the Anthone Enabler (Accutome, Malvern, PA) to stack the two halves of nucleus on top of each other to …

Kenneth Anthone MD, FACS

Pediatric cataract with 23G pars plana vitrectomy

Dr. Carol presents a pediatric cataract case. She uses a bi-manual technique to remove the nucleus, inserts a SA60 IOL, …

Carol A. Drake MD

Advances in Presbyopic micro incision cataract surgery

Dr. Weinstock carefully constructs the capsulorhexis, performs sleeveless bimanual microincisional phacoemulsification, …

Robert Weinstock MD

Advances in microincision cataract surgery and new acrylic I…

A cataract in a 77-year old female with a smaller pupil is removed, then an Akreos IOL (Bausch and Lomb, Rochester, NY) …

R. Bruce Wallace III MD

Verisyse Phakic IOL Implantation

Majid Moshirfar, MD, and Chris Kurz, MD, implant a Verisyse phakic intraocular (AMO, Santa Ana, CA).

Chris Kurz MD, Majid Moshirfar MD

Simultaneous iris-sutured IOL implantation and DSAEK

Majid Moshirfar, MD, and Chris Kurz, MD, present as case demonstrating the technique for an anterior chamber intraocular…

Chris Kurz MD, Majid Moshirfar MD

6 key steps to CSS

The steps to performing combined sutureless surgery are described. Dr. Jony Chang says that treating cataract and vitreo…

Jony Chang MD, PhD

Implanting the Akreos IOL

Dr. Timothy Peters demonstrates the injection of the Akreos lens (Bausch and Lomb, Rochester, NY) through a 2.2mm clear …

Timothy Peters MD

DSAEK Triple

Majid Moshirfar, MD, and Chris Kurz, MD, present a triple DSEAK case demonstrating the use of a 25 gauge ILM forceps wit…

Chris Kurz MD, Majid Moshirfar MD

Tools for Efficient Cataract Surgery

Dr. Michelson presents two cases and discusses techniques and tools to increase efficiency during cataract procedures.

Marc A. Michelson MD

Successful Placement of Toric IOLs

Richard Mackool, MD, demonstrates the nucleus' removal and the placement of a toric IOL. If the ink washes off, Dr. …

Richard Mackool MD

Creating a Square Incision

Samual Masket, MD, creates a two-staged grooved corneal incision.

Samuel Masket MD

Penetrating LRI in Floppy Iris Case

Dr. Mackool treats an astigmatism with a penetrating LRI in a floppy iris case. He also offers guidance on how to avoid …

Richard Mackool MD

Flip-and-Chop Technique

Uday Devgan, MD, presents the Flip-and-Chop method in which the nucleus is flipped out of the capsular bag, thereby mini…

Uday Devgan MD

Sculpting a Dense Nucleus

Aided with viscoelastic and a chopper, Richard Mackool, MD, uses the Infiniti System (Alcon, Fort Worth, TX) to sculpt a…

Richard Mackool MD

Torsional Phaco

Dr. Cionni demonstrates nucleus removal using torsional phaco.

Robert Cionni MD

Stop and Chop Technique

Dr. Henderson performs the Stop and Chop technique using the curved Kelman-style phaco tip.

Bonnie Henderson MD

Torsional Phaco in a Small Pupil

Dr. Lehmann describes how torsional phaco allows him to keep the phaco tip in the central zone of safety in a smaller p…

Robert Lehmann MD

IOL Alignment

Richard Mackool, MD, illustrates IOL alignment in a patient with a nasally shifted capsular sack.

Richard Mackool MD

Posterior Cataract Levitation via Pars Plana Injection of Vi…

When the capsule ruptures in a trauma patient, Dr. Devgan performs the posterior assisted levitation (PAL) technique. Fi…

Uday Devgan MD

Placement of AcrySof IOL

Dr. Tjia describes how to insert the AcrySof lens with an IOL injector.

Khiun Tjia MD

Torsional Phaco Technique

Ozana Moraru, MD, uses a combination of of torsional and longitudinal ultrasound to divide the nucleus.

Ozana Moraru MD

Use of a Flow Restrictor

Uday Devgan, MD, presents several cases in which a flow restrictor, a device designed to achieve high vacuum stability d…

Uday Devgan MD

Microincisional Capsulorhexis

Dr. Lehmann uses fine Utrata forceps and trypan blue to create the capsulorhexis through a microincision.

Robert Lehmann MD

A Complete Cataract Surgery

Throughout this cataract case, Dr. Arleo provides a detailed overview while he demonstrates capsulorhexis, hydrodissecti…

Robert J. Arleo MD

Using the Mackool Capsulorhexis Forceps

Dr. Mackool demonstrates how these specially designed forceps aid in capsulorhexis creation through a small incision.

Richard Mackool MD

25 gauge Anterior Vitrectomy via the Pars Plana for Posterio…

Uday Devgan, MD, illustrates a technique to manage posterior capsule rupture using a 25 gauge Pars Plana system. Prolaps…

Uday Devgan MD

Technique for Liquid Milky White Cataracts

Uday Devgan, MD, demonstrates how to remove a liquid milky white cataract.

Uday Devgan MD

Use of Healon 5 in Floppy Iris Syndrome

Dr. Devgan presents an IFIS case in which Healon 5 (AMO, Santa Ana, CA) helps with phacoemulsification and capsulorhexis…

Uday Devgan MD

25-g Pars Plana Lensectomy in Marfan Syndrome

Dr. Devgan presents a 25-g Pars Plana lensectomy in a young patient with Marfan Syndrome.

Visco-Dissection Technique for Posterior Polar Cataract

Dr. Devgan utilizes hydro-delineation, phaco, and visco-dissection in a case of a posterior polar cataract with PSC opac…

Uday Devgan MD

Healon GV for Hyperopic Refractive Lens Exchange

Dr. Devgan presents a refractive lens exchange (RLE) case in a young, hyperopic patient with a shallow anterior chamber.…

Uday Devgan MD

Insertion of Morcher ring with Geuder Capsular Tension Ring …

Dr. Cionni uses Geuder Shooter aids in insertion of a Morcher capsular tension ring.

Robert Cionni MD

Using NeoSonix with AdvanTec LEGACY

Paul Ernest, MD, presents several cases using a NeoSonix handpiece with AdvanTec.

Paul Ernest MD

Using Hydrodissection

Dr. Chang offers guidance on using hydrodissection in several cases, including weakened zonules, a small pupil, and ocul…

David Chang MD

Vertical Chopping Technique

Dr. Chang demonstrates the vertical chopping technique, also known as "phaco quick chop," to fracture a dense nucleus.

David Chang MD

Snap and Split Phaco Technique

Hideharu Fukasaka, MD, provides a detailed demonstration of the Snap and Split phaco technique, the forerunner of "phaco…

Hideharu Fukasaku MD

Horizontal Phaco Chopping Technique

Dr. David Chang illustrates 2 cases utilizing the horizontal phaco chop technique in soft and dense nuclei.

David Chang MD

Cataract Surgery Using Flexible Iris Retractors

In this unabridged video, David Chang, MD, demonstrates iris retractor placement, capsulorhexis, horizontal phaco chop, …

David Chang MD

Using the Intraocular Mirror

Bong-Hyun Kim, MD, demonstrates how an intraocular mirror can aid in the examination of areas behind the iris, validatio…

Bong-Hyun Kim MD

Ring Caliper for a Calibrated and Centrated Anterior Rhexis

Dr. Tassignon illustrates techniques employing a ring caliper to guide capsulorhexis. The caliper ring is introduced to …

Marie-José Tassignon MD, PhD

Using the Mackool Cataract Support System (CSS)

Dr. Mackool demonstrates the insertion and removal of capsule retention hooks in a patient with zonular damage and advan…

Richard Mackool MD

Morcher Capsular Tension Ring Insertion: Geuder Injector vs …

Dr. Fine presents several cases comparing the use of forceps and injectors in CTR implantation.

I. Howard Fine MD

The Capsular Ring: A New Device for Complicated Surgery

In this overview from 1993, Drs. Witschel and Legler present several difficult cases in which a CTR facilitated IOL impl…

Bernd Witschel MD, Ulrich Legler MD

Posterior Capsular Tear in an Eye With Previous Silicone Oil…

During nuclear removal, Dr. Jones perceives a tear in the posterior capsule and the forward presentation of silicone oil…

Jason Jones MD

Zonular Instability: The Evolution of a Surgical Solution

Robert Osher, MD, moderates past and current ways to deal with zonular instability in cataract surgery. The primary focu…

Robert Osher MD

Complete IFIS Case Utilizing LRIs and Iris Retractors

David Chang, MD, presents a complete IFIS case utilizing LRIs, iris retractors, phaco chop technique, and implantation o…

David Chang MD

Seating the IOL Technique

Jonathan Christenbury, MD, demonstrates his technique for seating an AcrySof IOL.

Jonathan D. Christenbury MD

Traumatic Cataract Caused by a Blunt Injury

Dr. Snyder presents techniques to deal with an eye that has experienced a blunt injury causing a traumatic cataract, iri…

Michael Snyder MD

Explantation of a Multifocal IOL Using the MST IOL Cutter

Y. Ralph Chu, MD, demonstrates explantation of a ReSTOR acrylic IOL using the MST IOL Cutters.

Y. Ralph Chu MD

Tecnis 1-Piece IOL Implantation

Y. Ralph Chu, MD, demonstrates his technique for implanting the Tecnis 1-Piece IOL.

Y. Ralph Chu MD

Implantation of the Visiogen Synchrony

Y. Ralph Chu, MD, offers pearls for the implantation of this dual-optic accommodative IOL.

Y. Ralph Chu MD

Cortical Removal With Whitestar Ice Technology

Dr. Chu presents his supracapsular tilt-and-tumble technique and tests the limits of the phaco system.

Y. Ralph Chu MD

Managing Flow and Vacuum Levels with Todays Phaco Systems

Dr. Randall Olson presents results of his study flow and vacuum levels in Infiniti, Stellaris, and Signature phaco syste…

Randall J. Olson MD

Comparing Postocclusion Surge Among Todays Phaco Systems

Dr. Randall Olson presents results of a study on surge with Infiniti, Stellaris, and Signature.

Randall J. Olson MD

Hydro-Chop Technique

The innovative hydro-chop technique utilizing the Hydro Chopper instrument developed by Dr. Hideharu Fukasaku.

Hideharu Fukasaku MD

The Synechiarhexis Technique

Dr. Amzallag presents his synechiarhexis technique in an eye with a dense cataract and a small pupil.

Thierry Amzallag MD

Surgery in a Patient With Marfans Syndrome

Alan Crandall, MD, presents his technique for patients with Marfan's syndrome.

Alan S. Crandall MD

The Needle Capsulorhexis Technique

Garry Condon, MD, presents his needle capsulorhexis technique in multiple cases.

Garry P. Condon MD

The Snowman Technique for IOL Implantation

Dr. Leaming shares his viscoelastic and IOL insertion techniques.

David Leaming MD

Using Discovisc in an IFIS Eye

Dr. Modi shares his technique in a case of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (Flomax patient).

Satish S. Modi MD

Cataract Surgery With Microcoaxial Torsional Phaco

Samuel Masket, MD, takes you through a cataract surgery case that includes his technique for wound construction, capsulo…

Samuel Masket MD

Fracture Technique Using Torsional Phaco

Dr. Lehmann presents his technique using torsional phaco.

Robert Lehmann MD

Torsional Phaco and ReSTOR Implantation

Robert Lehmann, MD, presents pearls on torsional phaco and ReSTOR IOL implantation.

Robert Lehmann MD

Torsional Phaco Procedure

Dr. Lehmann demonstrates the efficiency of torsional phaco.

Robert Lehmann MD

Capsule Rupture: 20-Gauge Pars Plana Anterior Vitrectomy

A resident ruptures the posterior capsule and performs a 20-gauge pars plana anterior vitrectomy.

Tien-An Shih MD, PhD

Pediatric Cataract Surgery

Dr. Devgan demonstrates a cataract surgery case in an 11-year-old patient.

Uday Devgan MD

How to Perform a Four-Quadrant Prechopping Technique

Animated demonstration of the proper technique for splitting the nucleus.

Surgical Technique for IOL Exchange

Dr. Devgan presents his technique for implantation of an accommodative IOL and the removal of an acrylic multifocal lens…

Uday Devgan MD

Management of Iris Prolapse

Dr. Devgan presents a challenging case of iris prolapse and pearls on how to handle this complication.

Uday Devgan MD

Crystalens Insertion Technique

Uday Devgan, MD, takes us through the preparation and techniques for a successful insertion of the Crystalens Five-0 Acc…

Uday Devgan MD

Surgical Technique in Soft White Cataract in Young Eyes

Dr. Devgan presents pearls and demonstrates his technique in performing surgery on a young patient with a soft white cat…

Uday Devgan MD

Cataract Surgery Featuring a Four-Quadrant Phaco Technique

Dr. Michelson presents a routine cataract procedure utilizing a four-quadrant phaco technique.

Marc A. Michelson MD

Microcoaxial Phaco Surgery

Dr. Dillman demonstrates a four-quadrant cracking technique and microcoaxial phacoemulsification.

David M. Dillman MD

Prechop Divide-and-Conquer Technique with AquaLase

Dr. Brint exhibits his technique in an AquaLase case. This video includes his divide-and-conquer prechop technique, cata…

Stephen Brint MD

Bimanual Phaco in a Post-PKP and Post-RK Eye

Richard Hoffman, MD, demonstrates bimanual phaco using the MST Duet system in an eye that has previously undergone PKP a…

Richard Hoffman MD

Torsional Phaco Technique

Dr. Dillman offers tips for using Ozil/torsional phaco.

David M. Dillman MD

Torsional Phaco Case

Kerry Solomon, MD, demonstrates torsional phaco with a moderate cataract.

Kerry D. Solomon MD

Using the Malyugin Ring

David Chang, MD, demonstrates how to use the Malyugin Ring.

David Chang MD

Creating a Competent Clear Corneal Incision

Dr. Hardten presents a comprehensive overview, including surgical techniques, on performing clear corneal incisions in a…

David R. Hardten MD

High-Vacuum, Quick-Chop Technique

Dr. Arleo presents his quick-chop and high-vacuum phaco technique using the NeoSonix handpiece.

Robert J. Arleo MD

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