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YO Webinar: Corrective Surgery and Therapeutic Management

  • 30 Jun 2021
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Online
In this webinar, we are fortunate to have ophthalmologist Dr Nikhil Kumar presenting on refractive corrective surgery and its complications. He will also be discussing therapeutic management of complications of anterior eye surgery and recurrent corneal erosions.

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Learning Objectives:

1. To familiarise Optometrists on the different types of corrective surgery. 

2. To discuss the therapeutic management of complications of anterior eye surgery 

3. To discuss the therapeutic and surgical management of RCE.


Dr Kumar is an Ophthalmic Surgeon with specific and extensive training in conventional and Laser Cataract Surgery, Laser Vision Correction, alternatives to laser surgery, Cornea Transplantation Surgery, the management of Keratoconus and Pterygium Surgery. Dr Kumar is also committed to the management of glaucoma and retina conditions. 

Dr Kumar has extensive experience using the femtosecond laser to perform LASIK and cornea transplantations. Given this background, he was amongst the first surgeons in Australia to perform femtosecond laser assisted cataract surgery.

Dr Kumar is committed to the preservation and improvement of quality of vision. He is dedicated to maintaining the highest standard of ophthalmic medical and surgical care.

For a more extensive bio, please click here.

This webinar is FREE for all YO members! If you have any questions that you would like to send in beforehand, please email them to us at y.optoms@gmail.com. If you are not a member and would like to attend, you can sign up here.

A certificate of attendance will be provided at the conclusion of the event. 2T CPD hours has been applied for.

To register, please click here. Registration is required, otherwise you will not be able to join the webinar. Please register by 5pm 30th June 2021.

Special thank you to CooperVision for their unwavering support of Young Optometrists for making these events happen! 

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