All you need to know about cataract surgery

All you need to know about cataract surgery
This one day symposium, organised and chaired by Mr Mayank Nanavaty, Sussex Eye Hospital will give detailed insight in to  cataract surgery. There will be several renowned speakers talking about history, basics of phacoemulsification, biometry, small pupil and dense cataract surgeries. In the afternoon there will be talks on managing complications and handling patients with vitreoretinal, oculoplastic and glaucoma co-morbidities along with cataract. The day will end with updates on modern Femtosecond laser cataract surgery. Please note this is  an in person event.

Organised and chaired by Mr Mayank Nanavaty, Sussex Eye Hospital

09.00 – 09.30  Registration and Coffee            

09.30 – 10.15  History of cataract surgery and evolution of IOL technology                                                        
Professor David J. Spalton, St Thomas’s Hospital, London

10.15 – 10.45 Phacodynamics
Mr Richard Packard, Arnott Eye Associates, London 

10.45 – 11.15   Basics of biometry & 30 years after SRK-T: Time to move on!                                                       
Mr David Sculfor, Stoke Mandeville Hospital            

11.15 – 11.30 Tea           

11.30 – 12.00 Cataract surgery in small pupil                    
Miss Bita Manzouri, Queen’s Hospital, Romford

12.00 – 12.30   Updates on Cataract surgery on glaucoma patients           
Laura Crawley

12.30 – 13.15   Lunch 

13.15 – 13.45  Cataract Surgery in patients with corneal disorders                      
Mario Saldanha

13.45 – 14.15  Anterior and posterior capsule tears                      
Mayank A. Nanavaty

14.15 – 14.45  Femtosecond laser cataract surgery: an update                 
Mr Alex Day, Moorfields Eye Hospital

14.45 – 15.00  Tea                             

15.00 – 15.30 Cataract surgery in patients with vitreoretinal disorders              
Mr Edward Hughes, Sussex Eye Hospital

15.30 – 16.00  Cataract surgery in patients with loose zounules               
Mr Aman Chandra, Southend University Hospital

16.00 – 16.30 IOL exchange and secondary IOLs                
Julian Stevens

16.30 – 17.00  Cataract surgery in patient with oculoplastic disorders                 
Mr Saul Rajak, Sussex Eye Hospital


RCOphth member consultant - £240
RCOphth member - £200
RCOphth member trainee - £175
Non RCOphth consultant - £260
Non RCOphth member ophthalmologist - £220
Allied health professional - £175
10/03/2022 09:30 - 17:00
The Royal College of Ophthalmologists 18 Stephenson Way London NW1 4HD

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