ASCRS 2009, cataract and refractive surgery

One of the ophthalmic community’s most renowned annual meetings, that of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, took place this year in San Francisco from 3rd to 8th April, and consisted of a great number of symposia, presentations and intensive training sessions aimed at educating young, budding refractive surgeons of the future by transferring and exchanging the latest information in the field of ophthalmology and refractive surgery, as well as the perfection of surgical technique.

Dr. Mirko Jankov, as one of the leading refractive surgeons, joined forces with his friend and esteemed colleague Dr. Efekan Coskunseven, director of a refractive surgery facility and representative of the Turkish ophthalmic community, to deliver a presentation of results from their work combining Ultra B2 treatment and the implantation of Ferrara rings as a method of treating keratoconus.