Cutting Edge of Ophthalmic Surgery

From Refractive SMILE to Robotic Vitrectomy

  • Ulrich Spandau
  • Gabor Scharioth

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Lacrimal Duct: Endoscopic Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ralf Ungerechts
      Pages 3-23
  3. Cornea: SMILE

  4. Glaucoma: Canaloplasty

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Gabor B. Scharioth
      Pages 45-58
    3. Norbert Körber
      Pages 59-63
  5. Iris: Iris Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-65
    2. Ulrich Spandau
      Pages 67-74
  6. Cataract: Femto-Cataract, Laser Phaco, Congenital Cataract

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. S. Mödl, E. Ruf, Gangolf Sauder
      Pages 89-91
    3. Alf Nyström, Lothar Schneider, Ulrich Spandau
      Pages 93-101
  7. Premium IOL: Macula IOL, Add-On IOL

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Gabor B. Scharioth
      Pages 105-108
    3. Gangolf Sauder, S. Mödl
      Pages 109-112
  8. Secondary IOL Implantation: Scleral Fixated IOL and Glued IOL

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Gabor B. Scharioth
      Pages 115-124
  9. Retina: 27G Pediatric Vitrectomy, Robotic Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Ulrich Spandau
      Pages 127-143
    3. Charles W. Mango, Angelo Tsirbas, Jean-Pierre Hubschman
      Pages 145-152
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 153-155

About this book


This book presents the most modern and innovative techniques in ocular surgery currently utilized by experts in the field. All aspects of ocular surgery from the front to the back of the eye are covered in this resource, with all surgeries demonstrated as ‘recipes’ with first the ingredients and then the surgical techniques with step-by-step instructions. The surgeries are illustrated with photographs, drawings and videos for practical application, and the step-by-step presentation allows for quick and easy access to the most appropriate techniques in ocular surgery.


Small gauge vitrectomy Canaloplasty Femto Smile Femto cataract Glaucoma

Editors and affiliations

  • Ulrich Spandau
    • 1
  • Gabor Scharioth
    • 2
  1. 1.Uppsala University HospitalUppsalaSweden
  2. 2.Augenzentrum RecklinghausenRecklinghausenGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-47225-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-47226-3
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals