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Robotic Eye Surgery

  • Charles W. MangoEmail author
  • Angelo Tsirbas
  • Jean-Pierre Hubschman
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Abstract

Ophthalmology is a field at the forefront of innovation. Improvements in surgical instrumentation and refinements in surgical techniques have resulted in improved outcomes while decreasing operating time. Digital ultrahigh definition microscope utilization, real-time overlays of intraoperative OCT data, and automated laser assisted cataract surgery have been recent major contributions to our field. We believe the next revolution in ophthalmology will be the further development and acceptance of robotics.

Keywords

Robotic Surgery Surgical System Vitreous Cavity Ocular Surgery Vinci Surgical System 
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Supplementary material

Video 14.1

Robotic vitrectomy (WMV 14411 kb)

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charles W. Mango
    • 1
    Email author
  • Angelo Tsirbas
    • 2
  • Jean-Pierre Hubschman
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyWeill Cornell Medical College AngeloNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of Ophthalmology at the David Geffen School of MedicineUniversity of California Los Angeles (UCLA)Los AngelesUSA

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