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Thursday, 8 June 2023
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11:00 – 12:30hrs
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Room 331, Level 3, Suntec

Refractive surgery complications are uncommon and often occur unexpectedly. Proper management will help achieve safe and optimal outcomes for patients to meet the ever increasing standards expected in refractive surgery.

This MasterClass will provide pearls on the prevention and management of complications in corneal refractive surgical procedures including LASIK, surface ablations, and SMILE. It will also cover the finer points in the handling of unhappy and difficult patients.

Course Faculty:
 Time Topic Speaker
11:00 - 11:05hrs Introduction and Handling Difficult Patients in Refractive Surgery Cordelia CHAN
11:05 - 11:25hrs Managing Complications of SMILE Sri GANESH
11:25 - 11:45hrs Preventing and Managing Surprises Following Surface Ablation Procedures Myoung Joon KIM
South Korea
11:45 - 12:05hrs How to Safely Manage Intraoperative LASIK Complications John CHANG
Hong Kong SAR, China
12:05 - 12:25hrs The LASIK Flap: Tears, striae, epithelial ingrowth, and more Cordelia CHAN
12:25 - 12:30hrs Question and Answer