EDUCATION
1964-1967: Upstate Medical Center, State University of New York at Syracuse-Ophthalmology Residency
1963-1964: Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York- Internship
1963: Medical Honor Society Alpha Omega Alpha
1963: Albany Medical College, Albany, New York- MD -Cum Laude
1957: Union College, Schenectady, New York- Bachelor of Arts

CREDENTIALS
1969: Diplomat: American Board of Ophthalmology
1969: Fellow: American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
1986: Fellow: American College of Surgeons
1992: American College of Eye Surgeons
1992: American Board of Eye Surgery

PATENTS AND INVENTIONS
US Patent Number 5156607:1992- Manual Small Incision Cataract Extraction Method and Instrument
US Patent Number 4,932,967 Intra Ocular Lens
Inventor: Kansas Surgical System

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS
1975-1977; 1979-1981: Associate Examiner-American Board of Ophthalmology
1986: Fellow: American College of Surgeons
1990: Participant: Orbis International Teaching Eye Hospital, Jamaica
1992: Awarded “Top 10 Eye Surgery Techniques of the Year”: Ocular Surgery News
1988-present: New York State Department of Health-Board for Professional Medical Conduct
1998: American Board of Eye Surgery Certification in Sub-Specialty of Cataract/Implant Surgery
2002: Invited Member: International Intraocular Implant Club
2004-Present: New York State Department of Health-Board of Professional Medical Conduct

PRIOR DIRECTORSHIPS
Childs Hospital Foundation Board of Governors
Albany Medical College Board of Governors
Albany Medical Center Board of Governors
Albany Association of the Blind
New York State Motor Vehicle Advisory Committee

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS
1967: Medical Staff - Albany Medical Center Hospital-Albany, NY
1967: Medical Staff - The Childs Hospital-Albany, NY
1967-1990: Medical Staff-St. Peter’s Hospital, Albany, NY
1967-1990: Medical Staff-Memorial Hospital, Albany, NY
1992-2000: Medical Staff- Century Same Day Surgery, Latham, NY
1996-Present: Jerva Eye Center, Syracuse, NY
1997-2000: LCA Vision Center, Albany, NY

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS/DISTINCTIONS
1967-1988: Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
1968-1972: Glaucoma Service Director, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
1981-1984: Implant Service Director, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
1988-1998: Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
1988-1993: Chief of Ophthalmology-Childs Hospital, Albany, NY
1998-Present: Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS - ORGANIZATIONS
1963: Albany Medical College Alumni Association
1967: Eastern New York State Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Society
1967: American Medical Association
1967: Medical Society of the State of New York
1967: Medical Society of the County of Albany
1967: New York State Ophthalmological Society
1969: American Board of Ophthalmology
1969: Fellow: American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
1975: American Intraocular Implant Society Kerato-Refractive
1978: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
1979: National Radial Keratotomy Study Group-
1980: Sierra Medical Society
1981: International Ocular Surgeons Society

SPECIAL APPOINTMENTS/OFFICES
1967-1982: Board of Directors - New York State Ophthalmological Society
1968-1980: Secretary/Treasurer - New York State Ophthalmological Society
1968-1971: Chairman - Alumni Day - Albany Medical College
1970-1973: Practitioner's Advisory Committee - Continuing Medical Education Committee of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
1972-1976: Chairman-Utilization Review Committee-The Childs Hospital
1974-1979: Editor-Albany Medical College Alumni Bulletin
1976-1982: Chairman-Operating Room Committee -The Childs Hospital
1980: New York State Medical Society; Secretary, Ophthalmology Section
1980-1981: Vice President - Eastern New York State Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Society
1981-1982: President - Eastern New York State Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Society
1982: Chairman - Albany Medical Center Alumni Fund Drive Advance Contribution
1982: President- New York State Medical Society Ophthalmology Section
1982: Chairman - Albany Medical College Alumni Fund Drive
1982-1983: Vice President - The Childs Hospital Medical Staff
1985-1986: President - Albany Medical College Alumni Association
1985-1986: President - The Childs Hospital Medical Staff
1988-1993: Chief - The Childs Hospital Department of Ophthalmology
1992-Present: President and Chairman of the Board - Empire Eye Institute, Inc
1994-2000: Chief - Century Same Day Surgery Department of Ophthalmology
2001-Present: Board Member- Albany Regional Eye Surgery Center
2003: International Society of Refractive Surgery of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
2006: Board of Directors: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)

PARTICIPATING FACULTY POST GRADUATE COURSES
1978–1981: Extracapsular Cataract Extraction and Post-Chamber Implant Course, Albany Medical Center
1980: Director: McGhan Sheets Implant Course, Springfield, MA
1980: Director: McGhan Sheets Implant Course, New York, NY
1980: Speaker: Implant Symposium, Athens, Greece
1981: Director: McGhan Sheets Implant Course Philadelphia, PA
1981: Glaucoma Teaching Day Albany Medical Center
1982: Participating Faculty - Intraocular Lens Course, Buck's Hospital
1988: Speaker - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, "Small Incision Cataract Extraction and Implantation Surgery Using A Manual Phacofragmentation Technique", Los Angeles, CA
1988: Speaker - 14th Annual Canadian Implant Association, Montreal, Canada
1988: Program Director - "Small Incision", Albany Medical College Ophthalmology Update, Bolton Landing, NY
1988: Wetlab Instructor - "IOL Surgery and Advances in Ophthalmic Pathology", Albany Medical College, Ophthalmology Update, Bolton Landing, NY
1988: Program Speaker - Seventh Congress of the European Intraocular Lens Council Symposium, Zurich, Switzerland
1989: Speaker - 7th Biennial Meeting of the International Contact Lens and Anterior Segment Conference, Toronto, Canada
1989: Faculty Member - Fairview General Hospital -Small Incision Non-Phacoemulsification Symposium, Cleveland, Ohio
1990: Program Speaker and Course Instructor - Eighth Congress of the European Intraocular Implant Lens Council, Dublin, Ireland
1991: Speaker - Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists Symposium, "New Techniques and Instruments in Cataract Surgery", "Phacofracture and Non-Phaco Technique for Small Incision ECCE". Las Vegas, NV.
1991: Instructor - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Symposium, "New and Updated Small Incision Manual Phacofragmentation and Nucleus Delivery Techniques". Boston, MA. April
1991: Speaker - 24th Pan Hellenic Ophthalmological Congress, Technology in Ophthalmology, “Phacofragmentation" Corfu, Greece. May
1991: Participating Faculty - Self-Sealing Incisions for Cataract Surgery, Seattle, WA. August
1991: Participating Faculty - IX European Intraocular Implant Lens Congress and V Refractive Surgery Symposium, “Current Status of Phacosection (sm) - A Manual Nucleus Fragmentation Technique" and “Phacosection (sm) An Advanced Manual Small Incision Phacofragmentation Technique". Valencia, Spain. September
1991: Speaker -The Childs Hospital Ophthalmology Seminar, "Phacosection (sm) A Manual Small Incision Nucleus Fragmentation Technique" and "Interchangeability and Flexibility Between Phacoemulsification and Phacosection (sm)". Albany, NY. September
1991: Instructor - The Childs Hospital Surgical Wet Lab, "Phacosection (sm) A Manual Small Incision Nucleus Fragmentation Technique" Albany, NY. September
1991: Participating Faculty-American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, “Modern Phaco/ECCE Implant Surgery” Anaheim, CA. October
1992: Participating Faculty–Course: “Manual Phaco-Fragmentation: A Manual Small Incision Cataract Operation Technique”, University Eye Hospital, Basel, Switzerland. February

  • "Different Techniques In Small Incision Cataract Surgery" and “How To Proceed In Difficult Situations - The Abnormal Case".

  • "Results With Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery" Statistics, Observations"

  • "Complications Of MSICE: Statistics, How/Why They. Happen, How To Avoid Them, How To Cope With/Treat Them"

  • "How To Learn Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery"


1992: Speaker-An Eye Care Update, Empire Eye Institute, "Non-restrictive Recovery After Cataract Surgery"
Albany, NY. February
1992: Invited Surgeon-Faculty - Nantes, France. March
1992: Speaker - New York Bar Association's "Anatomy of Trauma Seminar” Ocular Injuries and Surgery
Albany, NY. May
1992: Speaker - IXth Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology and First Meeting with the European Academy of Ophthalmology, "Phacosection (sm) An Advanced Manual Small Incision Phacofragmentation Technique", Brussels, Belgium. May
1992: Speaker - University of Connecticut School of Medicine Ophthalmological Conference, "Manual Small Incision Cataract Extraction and Transition to Phacoemulsification", Hartford, CT. June
1992: Performed Live Surgery at Xth Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, American Hospital, Paris, France. September
1992: Faculty - Xth Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, "Small Incision and Manual Extra- Capsular", "Phaco-Fracture, A Manual Small-Incision Cataract Surgical Technique”. Paris, France. September
1992: Speaker - Bascom Palmer Eye Institute's XIV Interamerican Course in Clinical Ophthalmology- “Small Incision ECCE Technique", Miami, FL. November
1993: Course Director - "PHACOSECTION (SM) The Ultimate Small Incision Complement", Arlington, VA. October
1993: Invited Surgeon, Live Surgery: “Video Updates for Ophthalmic Surgery”. Milan, Italy. November
1994: Faculty - XIIth Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Lisbon, Portugal. September. Course: “Lens Fragmentation without Ultrasound- Manual Small Incision Fragmentation – PHACOSECTION (sm) "

  • Resident's Program: "Manual Small Incision Fragmentation – PHACOSECTION (sm)"
1994: Faculty Member - "Phacosection (sm) - An Advanced Manual Small Incision No-Stitch Cataract Procedure". OCULAR SURGERY NEWS Symposium, NY, NY. October
1994: Course Director - "PHACOSECTION (sm) (Manual Nucleus Trisection) The Alternate Small Incision Pathway". October.
1995: Faculty Member/Speaker - New England Ophthalmological Society Meeting, “Phacosection (sm) Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery”. Boston, MA. October
1996: Faculty Member/Speaker - Spanish Society of Ophthalmology Meeting, “Phacosection (sm) Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery.” Madrid, Spain. October
1996: Faculty Member - American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, “Small Incision Non-Phaco Manual 6mm No-Stitch ECCE/IOL Surgery Phacofracture -- Back to the Future”. Chicago, IL. October
1997: Course Director: - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Didactic Course and Skills Transfer Lab Course, “Phacosection (sm): Small Incision No-Stitch Cataract Surgery”, Boston, MA. April
Faculty Member- Chiron C- LASIK Physician Training Course-Albany, NY
1997: Faculty Member - American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting “Small Incision Non-Phaco Manual 6mm No-Stitch ECCE/IOL Surgery Phacofracture -- Back to the Future” Didactic Course and Skills Transfer Lab
Chicago, IL. October
1998: Course Director - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “Phacosection (sm): Small Incision No-Stitch Cataract Surgery”. Boston, MA. April
1998: Faculty Member- Moria/LCA LASIK Physician Training Course Albany, NY. March
1998: Faculty Member - American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting,” Small Incision Non-Phaco Manual 6mm No-Stitch ECCE/IOL Surgery”-“Phacofracture Back to the Future” Didactic Course and Skills Transfer Lab,
Chicago, IL. November
1999: Course Director - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “Phacosection (sm): Small Incision No-Stitch Cataract Surgery”. Seattle, WA. April
1999: Scientific Paper - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “Phacosection (sm): 10 Year Experience With 4mm to 6mm Small Incision No- Stitch Cataract Surgery”. Seattle, WA. April
2000: Course Director - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “Phacosection (sm): Small Incision No-Stitch Cataract Surgery”. Boston, MA. May
2000: Faculty Member - American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, “Small Incision Non-Phaco Manual 6mm No-Stitch ECCX/IOL Surgery Phacofracture Back to the Future” Didactic Course and Skills Transfer Lab
Dallas, TX. November
2000: Speaker- Non-Phaco Manual 4 Mm No-Stitch Cataract Extraction With Foldable IOL Implantation, Pharmacia Exhibit AAO. November
2000: Speaker- Non-Phaco Manual 4 mm No-Stitch Cataract Extraction With Foldable IOL Implantation, Bausch & Lomb Exhibit- AAO. November
2001: Course Director - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “Phacosection (sm): Small Incision No-Stitch Cataract Surgery.” San Diego, CA. April
2001: Scientific Paper - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “Striae Avoidance Technique with LASIK”. San Diego, CA. April
2001: Panelist - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “Accommodating/Multifocal IOL’s”. San Diego, CA. April
2001: Speaker- Pharmacia Exhibit, “Non-Phaco Manual 4 mm No-Stitch Cataract Extraction With Foldable IOL Implantation”. ASCRS. April
2001: Faculty Member-46th Annual Rochester Ophthalmology Conference, “Manual Small Incision Sutureless Cataract Surgery (4mm incision and foldable IOL”. “Variations of Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery (4-7.5 mm incisions)”. Rochester, NY. May
2001: Albany Medical College Resident Teaching Day. November
2001: Faculty Member - American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, “Small Incision Non-Phaco Manual 6mm No-Stitch ECCE/IOL Surgery Phacofracture -- Back to the Future” Didactic Course and Skills Transfer Lab. New Orleans, LA. November
2002: Albany Medical College Resident Lecture. .”Complications Management and Prevention in Cataract Surgery”. May
2002: Course Director - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “Phacosection (sm): Small Incision No-Stitch Cataract Surgery”. Philadelphia, PA. June
2002: Scientific Paper - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “8 Years Experience with 4mm No-Stitch Cataract Extraction”. Philadelphia, PA. June
2002: Panelist - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, “IOL’s”, Philadelphia, PA. June
2002: Faculty/Speaker - American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, “Small Incision Non-Phaco Manual 6mm No-Stitch ECCE/IOL Surgery Phacofracture -- Back to the Future” Didactic Course and Skills Transfer Lab. Orlando, Fl. October
2003: Faculty Speaker: American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting, “Small Incision Non-Phaco Manual 6mm No-Stitch ECCE/IOL Surgery Phacofracture -- Back to the Future” Didactic Course and Skills Transfer Lab, Anaheim, CA.
2004: Faculty/Speaker: American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting, “Small Incision Non-Phaco Manual 6mm No-Stitch ECCE/IOL Surgery Phacofracture -- Back to the Future” Didactic Course and Skills Transfer Lab”, New Orleans, LA
2004: Faculty/Speaker: American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting, “Small Incision Non-Phaco Manual 6mm No-Stitch ECCE/IOL Surgery Phacofracture -- Back to the Future” Didactic Course and Skills Transfer Lab. San Diego, CA.
2004: Panelist: American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting, ”Innovations in Cataract Surgery”. San Diego, CA.
2005: Speaker and Wet Lab Instruction: Christian Ophthalmology Society. “Modern Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery”. Oklahoma City, OK. July.
2005: Speaker and Wet Lab Instruction American Academy of Ophthalmology. “Modern Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery (Phacosection (sm)”. Chicago, IL.October.
2006: Invited Speaker: ACRS: Two Presentations: “Modern Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery (Phacosection (sm)” and “Aqualase”. San Francisco, CA.
2006: Invited and Accepted Panelist: “Cataract: Clinical Scenarios, OVDs Medications”. ASCRS, San Francisco, CA
2006: Invited Speaker: Pan American Ophthalmology Society, Sao Paola, Brazil

POST RESIDENCY - POST GRADUATE COURSES
1. 1968: Review Course in Ophthalmology, Upstate Medical Center Syracuse, NY
2. 1964-1981: University of New York Upstate Update (Annual)
3. 1969: Massachusetts Eye and Ear – Retina. Boston, MA
4. 1976: Phacoemulsification and Implant - Santa Monica, CA.
5. 1977: Worst Intraocular Lens Course. Groningen, Holland
6. 1977: Kwitko Intraocular Lens Course Montreal, Canada
7. 1980: Radial Keratotomy Course - International Foundation for Education Santa Fe, NM
8. 1981: First International Symposium – Laser. Saratoga, NY
9. 1986: Intraocular Lens Symposium Lake George, NY June.
10. 1987: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium, Orlando, FL. April
11. 1987: Albany Ophthalmology Update, Albany, NY May
12. 1987: Thirteenth Annual Canadian Lens Implant Association Course, Montreal, Canada. June
13. 1987. Corneal Transplant Update Seminar - The University of Iowa College of Medicine - Department of
Ophthalmology. Chicago, IL. October
14. 1987: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX. November
15. 1988: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium, Los Angeles, CA. March
16. 1988: Fourteenth Annual Canadian Lens Implant Association Course, Montreal, Canada. June
17. 1988: Albany Ophthalmology Update - Small Incision IOL Surgery and Advances in Ophthalmic Pathology, Bolton Landing, NY. June
18. 1988: Americana Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV. October
19. 1988: State University of New York - Health Science Center 39th Post-Graduate Review, Ophthalmology, Syracuse, NY. December
20. 1989: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium, Washington, D.C. April
21. 1989: 7th Biennial Meeting of the International Contact Lens and Anterior Segment Conference, Toronto,
Canada. May
22. 1989: Albany Medical College Ophthalmology Update, Saratoga, NY. June
23. 1989: Fairview General Hospital Small Incision Non- Phacoemulsification Symposium, Cleveland, Ohio.
June
24. 1989: Program Speaker- Seventh Congress of the European Intraocular Lens Implant Council Symposium, Zurich, Switzerland. September
25. 1989: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. October
26. 1989: The Childs Hospital SLT Contact YAG Laser In-service, Albany, NY. December
27. 1990: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium, Los Angeles, CA. March
28. 1990: Eighth Congress of the European Intraocular Implant Lens Council Meeting, Dublin, Ireland. September
29. 1990: Harvard Medical School Laser Therapy of Ocular Disease: Current Approaches and Future Technology, Boston, MA. September
30. 1991: International Society of Refractive Keratoplasty Paper Session, Boston, MA. April
31. 1991: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium of Cataract, IOL & Refractive Surgery Boston, MA. April
32. 1991: Invited Speaker-24th Pan-Hellenic Ophthalmological Congress, Technology in Ophthalmology, Corfu, Greece. May
33. 1991: Albany Medical College 1991 Albany Ophthalmic Update, Albany, NY. May
34. 1991: New York Ear & Eye Infirmary, "A System of Precise, Predictable Keratorefractive Surgery" NY, NY. June
35. 1991: International Vision's Self Sealing Incision Course, Seattle, WA. August
36. 1991: V European Intraocular Lens Implant Congress and V Refractive Surgery Symposium, Valencia, Spain September
37. 1991: The Childs Hospital Ophthalmology Seminar, Advances in Anterior Segment & Oculoplastic Surgery. Albany, NY. September
38. 1991: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA. October
39. 1992: Empire Eye Institute's "An Eye Care Update", Albany, NY. February
40. 1992: Course on Manual Phacofragmentation: A Manual Small Incision Cataract Operation Technique, University Eye Hospital, Basel, Switzerland. February
41. 1992: Invited Speaker-Course on Manual Phacofragmentation: “A Manual Small Incision Cataract Operation Technique”. . Sourdille Clinique, Nantes, France. March
42. 1992: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, San Diego, CA. April
43. 1992: IXth Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology and First Meeting with the European Academy of Ophthalmology Brussels, Belgium. May
44. 1992: Xth Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Paris, France. September
45. 1992: State University of New York Health Science Center's "Phacoemulsification Small Incision
Cataract Surgery", Syracuse, NY. September
46. 1992: "Video cataract '92", Milan, Italy October
47. 1992: International Society of Refractive Keratoplasty and School of Medicine at Oregon Health Sciences
University
48. 1992: Pre-Academy Meeting/Annual Paper Session, Dallas, TX. November
49. 1992: Steinway Instrument Company's "Revolutionizing Refractive Surgery 1992", Dallas, TX. November
50. 1992: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX. November
51. 1993: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. November
52. 1994: American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Boston, MA. April
53. 1994: Albany Medical Center Hospital's Infection Control For Physicians: A Training Course, Approved By the New York State Department of Health and New York State Education Department. Provider Certification Number H01985. AMCH, Albany, NY. June
54. 1994: XIIth Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Lisbon, Portugal. September
55. 1994: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. November
56. 1995: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. April
57. 1995: New England Ophthalmological Society Meeting Boston, MA. October
58. 1995: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting Atlanta, GA. October
59. 1996: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA. April
60. 1996: Physician Certification Course for Photorefractive Keratectomy with the VISX Star Excimer Laser, Sylvia Norton, M.D., Course Director, Syracuse, NY. June
61. 1996: Cosmetic Laser Services Workshop on UltraPulse CO2 Laser For Aesthetic Procedures. May
62. 1996: New England Laser and Plastic Surgery Center Course on CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing. August
63. 1996: LXXII Spanish Society of Ophthalmology Meeting Madrid, Spain. October
64. 1996: Completion VISX Excimer Laser System PRK Training Course Syracuse, NY, Certificate Number 5630. October
65. 1996: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting Atlanta, GA. October
66. 1997: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Boston MA. April
67. 1997: Chiron Vision LASIK Physician Training Course Albany, NY August
68. 1997: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting San Francisco, CA. October
69. 1998: Moria/LCA LASIK Physician Training Course Albany, NY. March
70. 1998: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. April
71. 1998: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting New Orleans, LA. November
72. 1999: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA. April
73. 2000: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Boston, MA. May
74. 2000: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Dallas TX. November
75. 2001: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. April 21, 2005
76. 2001: 46th Annual Rochester Ophthalmology Conference Rochester, NY. May
77. 2001: American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. November
78. 2001: Developing Techniques and Technologies in Refractive Surgery-Postgraduate Institute for Medicine, New Orleans, LA. November.
79. 2002: VISX Custom CAP Training Session Philadelphia, PA. May
80. 2002: Eye World/VISX Refractive Society Symposium Philadelphia, PA. May
81. 2002: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA June

Author
1. Small Incision Manual Cataract Surgery: Mini-Nuc and Fluidics, Phacosection (sm) and Viscoexpression, Michael Blumenthal, MD; Peter Kansas, MD Highlights of Ophthalmology International, Panama. 2004.

2. Phacosection (sm) Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery, Peter G. Kansas, MD, FACS. International Ophthalmology Seminars. Albany, NY. 1994.

Contributing Author
1. Small Incision Extracapsular Cataract Surgery; G. Rozakis, Slack 1990.
2. History of Modern Cataract Surgery; Kwitko and Kelman. Kugler 1998.
3. Surgery for Hyperopia.Sher. Slack 2004.
4. Phaco Without the Phaco; F. Gutierrez-Carmona. Jaypee 2005.

Articles
1. Kansas, Peter G.,"Small Incision Cataract Extraction and Implantation Surgery Employing A Manual Phacofragmentation Technique (Phacofracture)"The Cataract Surgeon, Fall, 1987.
2. Kansas, Peter G., Sax, Robert; "Small Incision Cataract Extraction and Implantation Surgery Using a Manual Phacofragmentation Technique" Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery - Vol 14, May 1988.
3. Kansas, Peter G.,"Small Incision Possible With Phacofracture" Ophthalmology Times, June 1988.
4. Kansas, Peter G.;"A Modified Pocket Incision on the Limbal Scleral Border" Ocular Surgery News, June 15, 1988.
5. Kansas, Peter G.,"Phacofracture: An alternative to small incision" Ocular Surgery News, November 1, 1988
6. Kansas, Peter G.;"Modified Pocket Incision: A Simplified Technique For Astigmatism Control And Wound Closure" Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery - Vol 15, January 1989
7. Kansas, Peter G.; "Phacofracture: A Small Incision Extracapsular Surgery Technique Without Phacoemulsification" European Journal of Implant and Refractive Surgery, December 1989.
8. Kansas, Peter G.; "Phacosection (sm): A Manual, Small-Incision No-Stitch Nucleus Phacofragmentation
Technique" Ocular Surgery News, January 15, 1992
9. Kansas, Peter G.;"PHACOSECTION (SM): A Manual Sutureless Small Incision Cataract Extraction Technique”.
November 1993
10. Kansas, Peter G.,PHACOSECTION (SM) -Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery
Eye World, 1998
11. Kansas, Peter G., PHACOSECTION (SM) -Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery
Ophthalmology Management, November 2000

Contributing Author Video Publication
1. Kansas, Peter G, “Phacofracture”, MVP Video Journal of Ophthalmology Volume Vll, No.1, February 1991

European Press
1. Sept-Oct. 1999 An Interview with Peter Kansas, MD. “Innovations in Cataract Surgery “Small Incision Cataract Surgery Without Phaco Suitable for Hard Nuclei” Euro Times. (A Bi monthly magazine of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons)


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