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Medicontur at the ESCRS Congress 2023

Our company exhibited in Vienna, Austria from the 8-11 of September 2023.
Medicontur attended the 41st ESCRS Congress in Vienna, Austria at the Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Centre in September 2023. We were pleased to meet with our network and happy to present our premium IOL portfolio to the eye care professionals including the Bi-Flex EDoF ELON IOL and the Liberty IOL.



The Congress was an important milestone for our company as we launched a new IOL within the ELON product family, the ELON Toric IOL which is available
between the cylindric powers of 1.0 and 6.0 D to provide simultaneous presbyopia- and astigmatism correction. The first ELON Toric implantation was carried out by Prof. Sathish Srinivasan at the Ayrshire Eye Clinic in Scotland, UK just before the ESCRS Congress.




We organized a scientific symposium with a record numbers of participants on the 9th of September titled State of the art IOL-based solutions in cataract and refractive surgery, where the key opinion leaders covered the following topics:


1. ELON IOL: Optics and Visual outcomes

Prof. Sathish Srinivasan MBBS, FRCSEd, FRCOphth, FACS

2. Matching patients to the intraocular lens: Pre-operative considerations to optimize surgical outcomes and results

Johann Kruger MD, MMed, FCS, FRCS

3. Unique applications of 1stQ AddOn® sulcus IOLs
Alison Chiu MD, FRANZCO, PhD, MBBS, BMedSc

4. Initial clinical experiences, including visual quality and the incidence of photic phenomena after the implantation of the ELON EDoF intraocular lens - A one-year follow-up
Joaquín Fernández MD, PhD

5. Visual disturbances and the impact of lens decentration after the implantation of three different presbyopia-correcting IOLs
Guadalupe Cervantes-Coste MD

6. 1stQ AddOn® – the most efficient and flexible secondary IOL solution for presbyopia correction
Kjell Gunnar Gundersen MD, PhD


You can view the recorded symposium below:






During the 4 days of the Congress we organized 6 booth talks to provide a better understanding about our premium IOLs for the professionals.

It was a pleasure to meet with the ophthalmologists and our network in person and we look forward to meet again next year in Barcelona, at the 42nd ESCRS Congress in September!

Events

ESCRS 2024 (Barcelona)

Join us at the 42st ESCRS Congress in Barcelona, Spain at the Fira de Barcelona (Gran Vía). Exchange with our experts in person and find out more about our premium intraocular lenses, including the Bi-Flex ELON IOL and the Liberty IOL.
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