Guest Surgeon

Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Extraction of a Mature White Cataract Dr RJ Mackool demonstrates the performance of femtosecond laser treatment to create the capsulorhexis and corneal incisions in an eye with a mature white cataract.

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John Berdahl, MD.: Fluidics and Chamber Stability of the CENTURION® Phacoemulsification System John Berdahl, MD of Vance Thompson Eye in Sioux Falls, SD discusses the fluidics and chamber stability of the Centurion® Phacoemulsification System while removing a posterior subcapsular cataract with IOL implantation.

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Michael Knorz, M.D.: Implantation of the Cachet® Phakic IOL The use of the Cachet® Phakic IOL is demonstrated by Professor Michael Knorz, MD from his OR in Mannheim, Germany.

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Kerry Solomon, M.D.: Converting to 2.2 or 2.4mm Incision Surgery Performed by Kerry Solomon, M.D., Carolina Eyecare Physicians. A step by step approach to converting to 2.2 or 2.4mm incisional surgery.

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Alan Crandall, M.D.: How to Identify Pseudoexfoliation An excellent presentation of a case of pseudoexfoliation, and how this condition can require modification of technique.

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©2014 Dr. Richard J. Mackool, MD

The machine settings, parameters, and techniques shown in these videos have been established by the surgeon.

ABOUT DR. MACKOOL

 

Dr Richard Mackool is an internationally recognized expert in the field of ocular microsurgery. He is an inventor of numerous instruments and techniques for cataract removal and IOL designs, has published hundreds of papers and several textbooks, lectured throughout the world, and surgeons from every continent have travelled to New York to attend courses conducted by him. He has performed more than 50,000 ophthalmic procedures, specializing in cataract-implant surgery, corneal refractive and transplant surgery, and vitreous microsurgery. His widely-read monthly column, PhacoTips℠, appeared in Ocular Surgery News for 20 years.