RetinaLink Profile: Dr. Charles WG Eifrig’s Live Surgery at Vit-Buckle Society

Charles WG Eifrig, MD, FACS, Retina Associates of Orange County in Laguna Hills, Santa Ana and Newport Beach, California, was one of four surgeons to participate in Vit-Buckle Society’s (VBS) Live Surgery in April. Dr. Eifrig operated on two patients and utilized ALCON’s CONSTELLATION® Vision System and NGENUITY® 3D Visualization System for both cases. Dr….

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RetinaLink Feature: Dr. Carl Regillo’s Keynote Lecture at Vit-Buckle Society

Carl D. Regillo, MD, FACS, Chief, Retina Service Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, was the Keynote Lecturer at the seventh annual Vit-Buckle Society (VBS) meeting in Las Vegas. Dr. Regillo was interviewed by former fellow, Dr. Jayanth Sridhar, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute – Miami, FL. Carl D. Regillo, MD, FACS RetinaLink contacted Dr. Regillo to…

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RetinaLink Profile: Dr. Jorge Fortun Provides his Impressions on the Dutch Ophthalmic EVA, Two-Dimensional Cutter

Jorge A. Fortun, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology and Medical Director at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, shares his surgical impressions of the Dutch Ophthalmic EVA™ Phaco-Vitrectomy surgical platform. Dr. Fortun said, “all platforms work great; however, the EVA works best in my operating room.” Over the years, he has completed…

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VBS7 Meeting Summary: All the Highlights & Keynote Speakers

Oops we did it again… Congratulations to the Vit-Buckle Society (VBS) Board of Trustees and Executive Committee (Drs. Tom Albini, Nina Berrocal, Paul Chan, Royce Chen, Jorge Fortun, Mrinali Gupta, John Kitchens, Derek Kunimoto, Ross Lakhanpal, Geeta Lalwani, Charles Mango, Andrew Moshfeghi, Anton Orlin, Aleksandra Rachitskaya, Andrew Schimel, Jayanth Sridhar, Camila Ventura, Charles Wykoff and…

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RetinaLink Feature: Making A Difference with Visually Impaired Young People

Over the past four years, RetinaLink has focused on many different aspects of retina. Today’s post is different; yet, impactful and thought provoking. Max Moore recently experienced a profound decrease in vision which was the impetus for VIP Angling (Fishing). He said to himself, “What if I lost my vision?” His question sparked the idea to…

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Setting Proper Expectations for Evaluating DAVS ~ Important Steps & Key Takeaways from Drs. Alan J. Franklin & David R. Chow

Everyone likes a good day with only a few surprises; however, your day shouldn’t be startling from start to finish especially in your operating room. Evaluating new technology is mission critical to you and your patient. To ensure the best possible demonstration with visitors in your OR is to know all important requirements before your…

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