The Doctors’ Program will run all day Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Further details coming soon - stay tuned…
AUSCRS Conferences are known for attracting the cream of the crop when it comes to both local and overseas speakers. Crystal Clear 2019 will be no exception. The team at AUSCRS HQ are currently finalising another stellar lineup of guest speakers. Here’s a sneak peek to give you a taste of what to expect in Queenstown.
Dr Steven Safran is an American board certified, fellowship-trained Cornea Specialist. His special interest is in cataract surgery with premium lenses. He is extremely knowledgeable regarding a wide variety of eye diseases and is particularly adept at treating patients with delicate or complicated conditions.
Dr Florian Kretz is an ophthalmologist and Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (F.E.B.O.). The focus of his work is on cataract and refractive surgery. He additionally conducts research into the fields of glaucoma, the macula and retinal disease.
Dr Paul Harasymowycz heads the glaucoma research unit at the University of Montreal and has served as clinician and researcher at the Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital and the Guy-Bernier Research Centre since 2011. He is medical director of the Bellevue Ophthalmology Clinics and the Montreal Glaucoma Institute. He is also medical director of the Quebec Glaucoma Foundation.
Kendall E. Donaldson is Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology and cornea specialist at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. In addition to caring for her patients, Dr. Donaldson has also enjoyed working with the residents and fellows and became co-director of the cornea fellowship in 2013.
Dr Giles Lesieur has an IUD diploma in refractive surgery and phacoemulsification. Dr Lesieur performs surgery in France and abroad for the teaching of microincision cataract surgery and is a trainer for cataract surgery in Biaxiale microincision with surgeons from emerging countries.
Dr Mitchell Shultz is a fellowship trained, board certified refractive surgeon, expert in the most advanced techniques of vision correction surgery. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the International Society of Refractive Surgery.
Prof Sathish Srinivasan is a consultant corneal surgeon at University Hospital Ayr, Scotland and Professor of Health and Life Sciences at the University of West of Scotland. His interests are in lamellar corneal surgery, laser refractive surgery, micro incision cataract surgery and anterior segment reconstruction.
Dr Bryan Lee is a board-certified, fellowship-trained Ophthalmologist specialising in cataract, cornea, and refractive surgery. He specialises in cataract surgery and both partial and full thickness cornea transplants. He is an experienced laser (LASIK & PRK) surgeon and is a happy LASIK patient himself.