Refractive Lens Exchange: A Surgical Treatment For Presbyopia by Ming WangRefractive Lens Exchange: A Surgical Treatment For Presbyopia by Ming Wang

Refractive Lens Exchange: A Surgical Treatment For Presbyopia

byMing WangEditorMing Wang

Hardcover | October 15, 2015

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Permanent surgical treatment for presbyopia remains the hereto unconquered “last frontier in anterior segment surgery. Over the years, continuing innovations like Phaco, Radial Keratotomy, LASIK, and premium intraocular lenses have pushed toward this ultimate goal, but now anterior segment surgery is closer than ever with the advent of modern laser-assisted presbyopic lens implantation. LetRefractive Lens Exchange: A Surgical Treatment for Presbyopia, the first book of its kind, be your guide to this fifth wave of innovation in the surgical treatment of presbyopia.

Dr. Ming X. Wang, MD, PhD, joined by Associate Editor Dr. Tracy S. Swartz, OD, MS, FAAO and more than 30 expert contributors, compiled this remarkable book. Never before has there been a book dedicated to all aspects of refractive lens exchange as a permanent treatment for presbyopia, both medically and surgically.
Highlights ofRefractive Lens Exchangeinclude:
  • Overview of all surgical treatments for presbyopia
  • Dysfunctional lens syndrome and pathophysiology
  • Patient education and preoperative assessment
  • Marketing refractive lens exchange as a surgical treatment for presbyopia
  • New technologies in assessing dysfunctional lens syndrome
  • New technologies in mapping cornea and lens for refractive lens exchange
  • Retinal issues related to refractive lens exchange
  • Presbyopic lens types, indications, and contraindications for refractive lens exchange
  • Lens- and cornea-based astigmatism correction
  • Intraocular calculations for post refractive surgery eyes for refractive lens exchange
  • Intraoperative wavefront technology
  • 3D high-definition microsurgical visualization and positioning technology
  • Femtosecond laser application in refractive lens exchange
  • Postoperative care and complication management
  • YAG capsulotomy after refractive lens exchange: indications and alternatives
  • Postoperative care and complication management
  • Keratorefractive enhancement

Designed for newcomers as well as seasoned eyecare professionals,Refractive Lens Exchange: A Surgical Treatment for Presbyopiais the first book to guide ophthalmic surgeons, optometrists, and technicians through this exciting new field that is emerging as a safe and effective primary surgical treatment for presbyopia.

About The Author

Ming Wang, MD, PhD,is the Director of Wang Vision Cataract and LASIK Center in Nashville, TN, Clinical Associate Professor of the University of Tennessee, and International President of Shanghai Aier Eye Hospital.Dr. Wang graduated from Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MD,magna cum laude) in Boston, Mas...

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Title:Refractive Lens Exchange: A Surgical Treatment For PresbyopiaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:184 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.5 inPublished:October 15, 2015Publisher:Slack IncorporatedLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1630910716

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Table of Contents

Dedication
Acknowledgments
About the Editors
Contributing Authors
Preface
Foreword by Richard L. Lindstrom, MD


Chapter 1 Overview of Current Surgical Treatment for Presbyopia
Barrie Soloway, MD
Chapter 2 Biomechanics of Accommodation and Presbyopia: Dysfunctional Lens Syndrome
Daniel B. Goldberg, MD, FACS; Jern Yee Chen, FRANZCO, MMed; and George O. Waring IV, MD, FACS
Chapter 3 Patient Education Issues in the Emerging Refractive Lens Exchange Market
John B. Pinto
Chapter 4 Preoperative Assessment for Refractive Lens Exchange
Neel R. Desai, MD
Chapter 5 New Technologies in Anterior Segment Diagnostic Assessment for Refractive Lens Exchange
Michael J. Endl, MD; David W. Friess, OD, FAAO; Victor Arni D. P. Sicam, PhD; and Lance Kugler, MD
Chapter 6 Retinal Issues Associated With Refractive Lens Exchange Surgery
Judah E. Beck, MD; Mujtaba A. Qazi, MD; Nancy M. Holekamp, MD; and Jay S. Pepose, MD, PhD
Chapter 7 Presbyopic Intraocular Lens Implantation for Refractive Lens Exchange Using Multifocal Intraocular Lenses
Neel R. Desai, MD
Chapter 8 Presbyopic Intraocular Lens Implantation for Refractive Lens Exchange Using an Accommodative Intraocular Lens
Anita Nevyas-Wallace, MD
Chapter 9 Toric Intraocular Lenses for Refractive Lens Exchange
Neel R. Desai, MD
Chapter 10 Corneal-Based Astigmatism Correction: Limbal Relaxing Incisions
and Laser Astigmatic Keratotomy
Anita Nevyas-Wallace, MD; Cynthia J. Roberts, PhD; Robert Weinstock, MD; Neel R. Desai, MD
Chapter 11 Calculating Intraocular Lens Power
Ilan Cohen, MD
Chapter 12 Intraoperative Aberrometry
Tracy Schroeder Swartz, OD, MS, FAAO; Marwah Shahid, BA; and Ming Wang, MD, PhD
Chapter 13 High-Definition Three-Dimensional Microsurgical Visualization and Positioning Technology
David W. Friess, OD, FAAO and William Trattler, MD
Chapter 14 Femtosecond Laser in Refractive Lens Exchange
Arun C. Gulani, MD, MS
Chapter 15 Postoperative Considerations
Jay Bansal, MD
Chapter 16 Postoperative Adverse Events
Ilan Cohen, MD and Jay Bansal, MD
Chapter 17 Yttrium Aluminum Garnet Capsulotomy After Premium Intraocular Lenses:
Indications and Alternatives
Lisa Martén, MD, MPH
Chapter 18 Keratorefractive Enhancement After Refractive Lens Exchange Surgery
Karl Stonecipher, MD and Alan Faulkner, MD
Chapter 19 In-Office Surgery and Short-Interval, Bilateral Same-Day Surgery in Refractive Lens Exchange
Paul Dougherty, MD and Ryan Vida, OD, FAAO
Chapter 20 Marketing Refractive Lens Exchange as a Surgical Treatment for Presbyopia
Vance Thompson, MD, FACSS; Shareef Mahdavi, BA; and Matt Jensen, MBA
Chapter 21 Future of Refractive Lens Exchange
Marc Moore, MD and Ming Wang, MD, PhD

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