Faye Mellington, a consultant in oculoplastics
and orbital surgery at Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust, said she had never seen a drone injury before, but "given their popularity and common use", more drone-related injuries were inevitable.
These include cataract and refractive surgery, glaucoma, oculoplastics
and pediatric ophthalmology.
The conference focuses on recent advances in the following fields of ophthalmology: cataract, cornea, refractive surgery, glaucoma, pathology, oculoplastics
, prevention of blindness, optometry and retina.
Today, the Corneo Plastic Unit and Eye Bank is a specialist referral centre for complex corneal problems and oculoplastics
Coverage encompasses genetics, optics and refraction, refractive surgery, cornea and ocular surface diseases, the lens, retina and vitreous, uveitis and other intraocular inflammations, tumors, neuro-ophthalmology, glaucoma, pediatric and adult strabismus, and orbit and oculoplastics
Department of Ophthalmology OUS HF will replace a defective surgical microscope in Theatre 2 The need is an optimized, ceiling-mounted surgical microscope for a wide range of cataract and LASIK procedures, including advanced oculoplastics
, glaucoma surgery, cataract operations, including operations on small children and strabismus surgery.
Cornea & Refractive Surgery, Cataract, Glaucoma, Pediatric Ophthalmology & Squint, Orbit & Oculoplastics
and prevention of blindness are amongst the scientific topics that will be addressed during the course of the conference, they said.
There has been a steady import of qualified doctors and even though it has been a slow process, it is significant," said Dr Andrea Sciscio, Consultant Opthamic Surgeon and Oculoplastics
Specialist, Moorfields Eye Hospital in Dubai.
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery, also called oculoplastics
, includes the surgery of all the structures around the eye, such as the eyelids, the area behind the eye and orbital bone.
Fifty-six international specialists contribute 49 chapters to a reference text offering practicing ophthalmologists, residents, and fellows expert advice, preferences, and opinions on challenging clinical questions commonly associated with oculoplastics
She completed her internship at Mount Sinai Hospital and did her residency in ophthalmology and a fellowship in oculoplastics
at Boston University Medical Center.
The patient was subsequently referred to the VUMC oculoplastics
service, and she subsequently developed a right canalicular obstruction.