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Manual small incision extracapsular cataract surgery in Australia: response

Clinical and experiment ophthalmology, 2015; 43 (7): 700

Other comparators for outcomes in treatment of astigmatism with toric intraocular lenses

Journal of cataract and refractive surgery, 2015; 41: 1794-5

Near and distance vision cataract surgery

Dr Viki Andersons and Associate Professor Michael Goggin continue to offer cataract surgery that assists with both distance and near vision after recovery.  The use of multifocal intraocular lenses for suitable patients remains one of their particular…

Treatment for astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery

Astigmatism is a failure of focus of the eye caused by the surfaces in the eye that focus the light for vision being oval instead of spherical.  It is usually managed by use of contact lenses, glasses or laser vision correction.  If it is present in…

A new treatment for floaters

AAEC's Dr Viki Anderson was recently interviewed by Channel 7's Today Tonight team about a new laser acquisition.  This went to air in late June.  We have a new laser device called the Ultra Q Reflex developed by a leading medical laser company that…

Scleral tunnel intraocular lens explantation

Clinical and experiment ophthalmology, 2015; 43 (7): 683-684

Recent Research into Astigmatism

Astigmatism is a failure of focus of the eye which occurs when the focusing surfaces in the eye are oval instead of spherical (similar to the difference in shape between an Australian rules football and a soccer ball).  A/Prof Michael Goggin has had…

Technology: IOLMaster 700

Excellent visual outcome from cataract surgery depends on a number of factors.  Major amongst these is the ability to measure the eye accurately prior to surgery.  Routine cataract surgery involves removal of the cataract (a cataract is a cloudy lens…

Adjustment of Anterior Corneal Astigmatism Values to Incorporate the Likely Effect of Posterior Corneal Curvature for Toric Intraocular Lens Calculation

Journal of refractive surgery, 2015; 31: 98-102

Cataract surgery audit at an Australian urban teaching hospital

Clinical and experimental ophthalmology, 2015; 43: 514-522