Surgical videos are a globally understood educational tool for the retina community to share their surgical techniques and impressions on surgical equipment, small gauge platforms, instrumentation and administering retina pharmaceuticals. RetinaLink includes both 2D and new 3D stereoscopic vision technology for you to see what your colleagues are doing in their operating room or theater. Videos indicate 2D or 3D in the title as you scroll down.
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A. NIKOLAKOPOULOUS, MD ~ 3D Video; High Myope; No PFCL; 25-gauge
Dr. Athanasios Nikolakopoulos demonstrates DAVS, Digitally Assisted Vitrectomy Surgery, in a highly myopic patient.
A. FRANKLIN, MD ~ 3D Video; IOL Repositioning
Alan Franklin, MD shows his IOL Repositioning technique using a 25-gauge platform.
M. OBER, MD ~ 3D Video; First Day with NGENUITY
Dr. Michael Ober shares his experience with 3D technology on his first day evaluation.
William R. FREEMAN, MD ~ 3D Video; Surgical Experience & Impressions
William R. Freeman, MD with Joseph Ho, MD and Dirk-Uwe Bartsch, PhD, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, share Dr. Freeman's surgical experience and impressions with 3D Stereoscopic Vision Technology.
A. NIKOLAKOPOULOUS, MD ~ 3D Video; Diabetic Patient; 27-gauge
Dr. Anthanasios Nikolakopoulous shares his early 3D experience in a diabetic patient using 27-gauge.
S. ADREAN, MD, FAAO ~ 2D Video: Retinal Transplant; Voiceover
Dr. Sean Adrean shares his retinal transplant surgical video in his 68-year-old patient; pre-op VA: CF.
A. BERROCAL, MD ~ 3D Video: X Linked Retinoschisis in Adolescent Male
Dr. Audina Berrocal shares her video of an adolescent male patient with X Linked Retinoschisis using a 25-gauge platform.
A. BERROCAL, MD ~ 3D Video: Post Traumatic RRD
Dr. Nina Berrocal operates on her patient with a Post Traumatic Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment utilizing 25-gauge.
J. KITCHENS, MD ~ 3D Video: Buckle with Vitrectomy
Dr. John Kitchens demonstrates a buckle with vitrectomy.
A. FRANKLIN, MD, PhD ~ 3D Video: PDR/TRD; 10k vit probe; Bimanual surgery; Voiceover
Dr. Alan Franklin shares his surgical experience with the 10,000 cpm vit probe in his 45-year-old diabetic patient.
S. ADREAN, MD, FAAO ~ 2D Video: TRD; 10k vit probe; Bimanual surgery; Voiceover
Dr. Sean Adrean describes his experience with the 10,000 cpm beveled vitrectomy probe in a TRD patient.
A. BERROCAL, MD ~ OCT Fold: 6 year-old male FEVR & LRP5 positive gene
Dr. Audina Berrocal shares her Intraoperative OCT impressions in her 6-year-old patient with FEVR & LRP5 positive gene.
A. BERROCAL, MD ~ 3D Video: RRD ROP - 10-year-old
Audina Berrocal, MD shares her 25-gauge 3D surgical video of her patient, who is a 10-year-old boy, with ROP in both eyes post laser. During routine follow-up the RRD was discovered.
Pre-Surgical VA 20/400 OD; IOP 12 OD --> OS BCVA 20/400
OD Vitrectomy for rhegmatogenous retinal detachment
Post-Op: 1 month
OD 20/200 BCVA with silicone oil
J. KITCHENS, MD ~ 3D Series (4 of 6): IOL Removal - Soft Tip Lift
Dr. John Kitchens 3D surgical video shows IOL removal with a soft tip needle.
J. KITCHENS, MD ~ 3D Video Series (3 of 6): Retinectomy with Scissors
John Kitchens, MD demonstrates a retinectomy with scissors using a 25-gauge surgical platform.
R. LAKHANPAL, MD ~ 3D Video Macular Hole
Dr. Rohit Ross Lakhanpal provides his initial 3D technology impressions with his macular hole patient.
J. KITCHENS, MD ~ 3D Video Series (2 of 6): Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy
Dr. John Kitchens shares his surgical experience with a PVR patient using a 25-gauge platform.
J. KITCHENS, MD ~ 3D Video Series (1 of 6): Vitreous Hemorrhage & Asteroid with PDR
Dr. John Kitchens highlights his patient who presents with a Vitreous Hemorrhage and Asteroid with Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy.
T. HASSAN, MD ~ 3D Video Subretinal Hemorrhage with TPA Injection
Dr. Tarek Hassan injects TPA in patient's subretinal hemorrhage.
J. KITCHENS, MD ~ 3D Video; 4 point IOL; 25-gauge
Dr. John Kitchens implants an IOL showing his technique.
A. NIKOLAKOPOULOUS, MD ~ 3D Video; Macular Hole
3D Technology in a patient that presented with a macular hole shown by Dr. Athanasios Nikolakopoulous.
C. ECKARDT, MD ~ Heads-Up Surgery (2D)
Professor Claus Eckardt shares his impressions of Heads-Up Surgery.
G. WILLIAMS, MD ~ Sutureless TSV Scleral Fixation PCIOL in Adult ROP (2D)
Drs. George WIlliams, Lisa Faia and Yoshihiro Yonekawa demonstrate sutureless TSV Cannula-Based Scleral Fixation PCIOL (modified Prenner Technique) in an Adult ROP patient.
T. CIULLA, MD ~ ILM Peel with FINESSE Flex Loop (2D)
Dr. Thomas Ciulla demonstrates peeling the ILM with ALCON's Grieshaber FINESSE Flex Loop
C. REGILLO, MD ~ 27-gauge; FEVR, TRD, RRD (2D)
Dr. Carl Regillo uses 27-g small gauge platform for FEVR, TRD and RRD.
E. RAHIMY, MD & O. GUPTA, MD ~ Submacular Hemorrhage (2D)
Drs. Ehsan Rahimy and Omesh Gupta present their patient with Submacular Hemorrhage Displacement with Sub-ILM Hemorrhage Evacuation.
W. SCHIFF, MD ~ Myopic Macular Hole Retina Detachment (2D)
Dr. William Schiff shares his video on his patient with a myopic macular hole RD.
W. SCHIFF, MD ~ Internal Limiting Membrane in Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy (2D)
Patient presents with ILM in PVR. See Dr. Schiff's surgical video for the case highlights.
M. BERROCAL, MD ~ Diabetic with T & RRD (2D)
Dr. Berrocal uses a 27-gauge platform during her surgery in a 64-yo with diabetic tractional & rhegmatogenous retinal detachment.
M. BERROCAL, MD ~ Tractional Retinal Detachment (2D)
TRD in a diabetic patient using 27-gauge vitrectomy with 7,500 cpm for the entire case.
M. BERROCAL, MD ~ 27-gauge Diabetic Vitrectomy (2D)
27-gauge vitrectomy used in diabetic patient.
S. RIZZO, MD ~ Implanting ARGUS II (2D)
Dr. Stanislao Rizzo surgically implants an ARGUS II device.
S. CHARLES, MD ~ 27-gauge Retinectomy/Oil/Laser/Trocar Removal (2D)
Dr. Steve Charles utilizes 27-gauge platform in a patient requiring a retinectomy, laser, silicone oil removal and demonstrates trocar removal.
T. MURRAY, MD ~ Iris Resection, Nuclear Sclerosis in 8 year-old (2D)
Dr. Timothy Murray shares his 25-gauge PPV, Phaco with IOL, anterior segment resection and surgical excision of fibrovascular anterior segment scar in his 8-year-old patient.
M. FERREIRA, MD ~ Optic Pit (2D)
Dr. Magno Ferreira operates on his patient with an optic pit.
T. MURRAY, MD ~ Silicone Oil Removal (2D)
Dr. Timothy Murray removes silicone oil with 23-gauge platform.