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The first 500 transepithelial PRK cases using Schwind

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Session Title: Surface Photoablation/PRK

Session Date/Time: Tuesday 25/09/2018 | 14:00-16:00

Paper Time: 15:26

Venue: Room A3, Podium 2

First Author: : G.Roussopoulos GREECE

Co Author(s): :    D. Asprogenis   K. Bacharis                 

Abstract Details


To demonstrate the accuracy and stability of the refractive results of the Transepithelial PRK treatments using the SWIND Amaris 850 and SWIND Amaris 1050 excimer laser platforms.


HyperVision and Athenian Refractive Eye laser center


Evaluation of 500 cases performed in 3 year period, where examined regarding refraction stability, healing time,quality of vision and complications.The cases were myopic (-1.00D to -10.00D ) , hyperopic (+1.00D) and astigmatic(up to -2.00D). All cases were performed by the same surgeon and post-op they all received FML and thealoz duo in various schemes according the individual healing.


Mean time for Epithelial regeneration was 72 hours. 5 cases showed delayed healing and in 2 of them calcicor was used. Refractive target was obtained in 3 weeks.


A safe and accurate method with predictable results.

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