2017-2018

Surgical Vitreo - Retina Fellowship

Alberta Retina Consultants

University of Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

2014-2015

Medical Retina Fellowship

Hotel Dieu Hospital

Queens' University

Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

2013-2014

Staff of ophthalmology department

Deutsches Hospital

Buenos Aires, Argentina

2012

Retina Observership

Toronto Western Hospital

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2012

Retina Observership

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Miami, Florida, USA

2011 - 2012

Chief of residents

Deutsches Hospital

Buenos Aires, Argentina

2009 - 2011

Argentinean Society of ophthalmology

University of Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Doctor in ophthalmology

Academic Average: 8.68 (Out of 10)

2011 - 2012

Residence in ophthalmology

Deutsches Hospital

Buenos Aires, Argentina

2002 - 2007

Instituo Universitario CEMIC

Degree: Medical Doctor

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Academic Average: 7.57 (out of 10)

2010- Ongoing

OFTALMOCARE

Assisting handicapped patients with ophthalmological concerns at their homes

ATTEND SPECIALTY COURSES, SEMINARS AND CONGRESSES

2018

- American Society of Retina Specialist conference. Vancouver, Canada.

- Rosen Day – Retina – Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

- Argentinean Ophthalmology Congress. Buenos Aires. Argentina.

2017

-Advance Vitreoretinal Techniques and Technology. Chicago, Il.

- American Academy of Ophthalmology RETINA subspecialty day. New Orleans. USA.

2016

- Argentinean Ophthalmology Congress. Buenos Aires. Argentina.

2015

- Queens University Ophthalmology Research Day. Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

2013/2014

- Argentinean Ophthalmology Congress. Buenos Aires. Argentina.

2012

- XXXIV Interamerican Course. Bascom Palmer. Miami, Florida.

- ARVO Annual Meeting. Ft. Lauderdale.

- Argentinean Ophthalmology Congress. Buenos Aires. Argentina.

2011

- REBECOS Congress, Mendoza, Argentina.

- 29th Pan American Ophthalmology Congress. Buenos Aires, Argentina.

- Argentinean Ophthalmology Congress. Buenos Aires. Argentina.

2010

- - Joint Meeting of the Spanish Society of Retina and Vitreous. "For the Bicentennial".

- GLAUCOMA Bi-Annual Congress. Glaucoma Argentine Association.

- Argentine Oftalmology Congress (Congreso Argentino de Oftalmología).

- Interpretation of optical coherence tomography. Retina, Hospital Italiano, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

- Annual Ophthalmology Course Argentine Society of Ophthalmology.

- Argentine Society of Retina and Vitreous. Joint Meeting of the Spanish Society of Retina and Vitreous.

- ARVO annual Meeting. Ft. Lauderdale.

2009

- Residents, Fellows and Scholarship Students of Ophthalmology Congress, REBECOS.

- Annual Ophthalmology Course. Argentine Society of Ophthalmology.

- Complications and Controversies in Refractive Surgery and Refractive Cataract Surgery Course.

- International Symposium, Advances in Glaucoma.

2008

- Refraction Course. Argentine Society of Ophthalmology.

- Retinal Angiography Course. Argentine Society of Ophthalmology.

- Optical Coherence Tomography Course. Argentine Society of Ophthalmology.

- Annual Ophthalmology Seminar. Argentine Society of Ophthalmology.

- Update Course in Eye Inflammation and Infections.

- Annual Ophthalmology Seminar. Argentine Society of Ophthalmology.

- International Ophthalmology Seminar. Tucumán, Argentina.

PRACTICAL TRAINING

2017 - 2018: Over 1000 (solo) surgical procedures including:

Pars Plana Vitrectomies

Cataract surgeries

Scleral buckle procedures

Scleral fixation intraocular lenses

Intraocular foreign bodies

2014 - 2015: Over 4000 procedures including:

Intravitreal injections (Including antiangiogenics, steroids, antibiotics, Jetrea, Ozurdex)

Pneumatic retinopexy

Pneumatic vitreolysis

Photodynamic therapy

Laser retinopexy

Pan-retinal photocoagulation

Yag capsulotomies and iridotomies

ROP treatment

2008- 2014 Surgical training as Resident and Staff

PRESENTATIONS in Peer Review Journals

“Deep Learning in Ophthalmology: A review” CJO May 2018.

“Teleophthalmology travels great distances in Canada”. Retina Today. March 2018.

“Endogenous endophthalmitis due to Klebsiella pneumoniae from an infected gallbladder”. Canadian journal of ophthalmology. March 2018

“Akreos lens opacification under silicone oil”. Canadian Journal of ophthalmology. February 2018.

“Novel method for scleral fixation of 1-piece IOls”. American Academy of Ophthalmology. January 2018.

“A second case of bilateral rhegmatogenous retinal detachment repaired with simultaneous bilateral pneumatic retinopexy” Retina cases brief rep. 2016 May 5.

“Bilateral simultaneous pneumatic retinopexy” Queens University Ophthalmology Research Day. Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

“Comparison of scleral buckle for the repair of primary rhegmatogenous retinal detachment in phakic and pseudophakic patients”. Poster session. Arvo Annual Meeting 2012. Ft. Lauderdale.

“Comparison of scleral buckle for the repair of primary rhegmatogenous retinal detachment in phakic and pseudophakic patients”. PAARD. PAAO. 2012. Ft. Lauderdale.

“Results obtained with RESTOR intraocular lenses after cataract surgery. Frequent complications, image quality, and accuracy in the IOL calculation”. Argentinean Congress of ophthalmology. 2010.

SEMINAR/CONGRESS PRESENTATIONS

A novel technique for scleral fixation of a 1-piece IOL. Surgical cases. ASRS 2018.

Invtravitreal air for vitreomacular traction. Poster ASRS 2018.

Characteristics and outcomes of retinal detachment asscoaieted with atopic dermatitis – Retrospective case series. Poster ASRS 2018.

Techniques for scleral fixation IOL’s. Argentinean Conference. May 2018.

Randomized Clinical Trial Evaluating Reflux, IOP, and Pain, Following Intravitreal Anti-VEGF Factors Injections Using 30-Gauge and 32-Gauge Needles. ASRS. Aug 2016

“Retina Peripheral Degenerations. Management of retinal peripheral degenerations and retinal detachment and Retinal Detachment prevention.” Argentinean Congress of ophthalmology. Buenos Aires 2016.

“Microincision Vitrectomy Surgery: Evolution and Present”. Topic: Fluidics. Annual Report of the Argentine Society of Ophthalmology. Buenos Aires 2012.

“Cataract Incisions”. Course: Cataract surgery for everyone. Argentinean Congress of ophthalmology. Buenos Aires 2012.

“Retinal detachment after posterior vitreous detachment combined with vitreous hemorrhage”. ASRS. Boston 2011.

“Retinal detachment associated with haemorrhagic posterior vitreous detachment”. Panamerican Congress of ophthalmology 2011.

“Comparison between two surgical techniques for the resolution of medium complexity retinal detachment”. Poster. ARVO 2011.

“Induced astigmatism after phacoemulsification surgery performed by first year residents”. Poster. ARVO 2011.

Video: “Anterior Pars Plana Vitrectomy”. 19th Argentinean Congress of ophthalmology 2011. Special Mention

“Results obtained with the implantation of toric intraocular lenses posterior to cataract surgery” 19th Argentinean Congress of ophthalmology 2011.

“Oftalmo – Lógica”. Organized by the Hospital Alemán. Apeaker. Annual Course of the Argentine Society of Ophthalmology 2008.

“Hot Topics”. Organized by the Hospital Alemán. Speaker. 2009.

“Third nerve palsy as the presentation of internal carotid aneurysm”. Scientific Poster. Annual Course of the Argentine Society of Ophthalmology 2009.

“Neuroretinitis: Case report”. Annual Course of the Argentine Society of Ophthalmology 2009.

“Oftalmo-Logica”. Organized by the Hospital Alemán. Speaker. Annual Course of the Argentine Society of Ophthalmology 2010.