IOL Punch and Rescue
J. Morgan Micheletti, MD
Dr. Micheletti demonstrates a punch and rescue technique in a case of a dislocated IOL.
Femtosecond Laser With ICL Removal
Dagny Zhu, MD
Dr. Zhu demonstrates the removal of a Visian ICL (STAAR Surgical) after femtosecond laser treatment and shares pearls for assessing the quality of the capsulotomy and removing the capsule.
Penetrating Keratoplasty and IOL Exchange
Zeba Syed, MD
Dr. Syed shares a case of a 68-year-old woman who presented with corneal scarring, edema, and an anterior chamber IOL. Dr. Syed performs penetrating keratoplasty and an IOL exchange, demonstrating the modification of a technique first described by Sergio Canabrava, MD—using four-flanged 5-0 prolene sutures to fixate the IOL.
Balloon Intumescent Cataracts
Cathleen M. McCabe, MD
A 32-year-old patient with type 1 diabetes presented with a reported 2-week history of decreased visual acuity in both eyes. Slit-lamp examination showed bilateral intumescent cataracts with fluid clefts. A femtosecond laser was used to create the capsulotomy in the first eye, resulting in the Argentinian flag sign. A Zepto device (Centricity Vision) was used in the second eye, and the capsulotomy was completed without extension.
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