Free Papers Schedule Medi-Retina Meeting 2017


Oct 13

9:05-10:00 am Free Papers: Medical Retina I

9:05 am Warren E. Laurita: The Efficient Retina Practice

9:15 am Murat Oncel, MD: A Novel Drug Delivery Route For Treatment of Diabetic Macular     Edema:Suprachoroidal Triamcinolone Acetonide Administration

9:25 am  Gaurav Shah: Post-Injection Endophthalmitis

9:35 am  erhan yumusak: The efficacy of intraoperative injection of ranibizumab and     triamcinolone on macular edema following cataract surgery in diabetic retinopathy patients

9:45 am Ratimir Lazic: Autologous Neurosensory Retinal Free Flap Treatment for a Large    Macular Hole

9:55 am  Natasa Draca: Pars Plana Vitrectomy and Inner Retinal Fenestration for Optic Disc Pit Maculopathy- a Case Report

10:05 am Greg Kosmorsky: So…you think you can’t see…we’ll see about that

10:20 am


10:30- 12:00 Free Papers: Surgical Retina I

10:30 am Zofia Michalewska: Vitrectomy in treatment naive diabetic macular edema

10:40 am GOKHAN GURELIK: Intraoperative temporary mitomycine C use in the prophylaxis and treatment of PVR

10:50am Vincent Reppucci, MD: Segmental scleral buckle: Rapid postoperative recovery

11:00 am David Miller, MD: Retinal Surgery Case Selection and Safety in ASC vs. Hospital

11:10 am AJAY AURORA: New All Gauge Reautoclavable,Reusable Needle Trocar Cannula System for MIVS

11:20 am 

11: 30 am Z. Nicholas Zakov MD: Management of Myopic Foveoschisis

11:40 am  Zofia Michalewska: Mechanism of ?Flap closure? after the Inverted Internal Limiting            Membrane flap technique.  

11:50 am Malhar Soni, MD: Controversies in RD management


13:00-14:00 Free Papers: Medical Retina II

13:00  Dr. Sheikh Mahbub-Us Sobhan: Diabetic Retinopathy- Perspective Of Presentation, Management And Encountered Difficulties

13:10  Abdhish R Bhavsar, MD: The Importance of Povidone-Iodine and Eliminating Antibiotics for Intravitreous Injections

13:20  Ajay Aurora: A New Globe Fixator and Intravitreal Injection Guide

13:30  Zofia Michalewska:  AMD Masquerades


Friday October 13

17:30 – 18:00 Sahenk Award: Ziya Kapran, MD: Multicenter Study of Pars Plana Vitrectomy for Optic Pit Maculopathy: MACPIT study.


Saturday October 14



11:00-12:15 Free Papers: Surgical Retina II

11:00 am silvio antonio zagari: Use of single-piece sutureless scleral suspension IOL in a case    of post-traumatic aphakia

11:10 am Prof. Dr. Imren AKKOYUN: Vitreoretinal surgery for retinopathy of prematurity: anatomical and functional outcomes


11:20 am  Ajay Aurora: Cabbage Technique of Large Chronic Macular Hole Closure

11:30 am GOKHAN GURELIK: A novel surgical method in the treatment of chronic ocular           hypotony

11:40 amMichael Stewart, MD: Do Intraocular Antibiotics Prevent Post-Cataract Extraction      Endophthalmitis? How Good is the Evidence?

11:50 amAleksandra Rachitskaya, MD: The Role of Intraoperative OCT in Argus II Retinal          Prosthesis Surgery

12:00 noon G Philip Matthew, MD: Ngenuity Imaging  and Vector Endolaser in Vitreoretinal Surgery