Trabeculectomy Bleb Dysaesthesia. Prize winning video uploaded

At the 2014 Royal College of Ophthalmologists (UK) Congress this video won the “best video” prize (Treacher Collins Prize). Trabeculectomy bleb dysaesthesia: how to prevent and how to treat:   Trabeculectomy is the gold standard surgical procedure for glaucoma. It is very safe and the technique is constantly evolving. However, a small proportion of patients […]

Surgical video library updated

Surgical video library updated: Hi. I’ve added some more videos to my library at VIMEO.COM . “Necklace Suture” for Trabeculectomy. Using a silk suture to string-up pledgets/sponges soaked in Mitomycin allows them to be placed more posteriorly without fear of losing them. This facilitates improved posterior drainage and is much safer than conventional methods of placing […]

Royal Surrey Hospital patient support day a success

The inaugural Patient Support Group Meeting took place at the Royal Surrey County Hospital today (9th October 2015). It was a fun afternoon and feedback was very positive. I’ve set these up previously at King’s College, London and they always seem to start with a small group of super-keen attendees but with word of mouth […]