The Ocular Surface Case Series is a quarterly video segment featuring experts in the area of ocular surface disease who discuss recent studies and their clinical experience. Christopher E. Starr, MD, FACS, of Weill Cornell Medical College in New York moderates this series and shares his pearls for treating the ocular surface.

13/19

previous next

Episode 7: Anterior Stromal Haze and DSEK

by Mark Kontos MD, Richard Awdeh, MD

Richard Awdeh, MD, presents his ongoing case series looking at the use of PTK and PRK in post-DSEK patients with anterior stromal opacities. He and his colleagues are interested in preventing the need for full-thickness penetrating keratoplasty.

Dr. Awdeh discusses outcomes in patients 6 months after DSEK and use of an excimer ablation treatment to remove any scarring.