Dr. Chandra Bala specializes in cataract, cornea and refractive surgery, and glaucoma surgery, with comprehensive experience in the anterior segment of the eye.

In addition to general ophthalmic training and a PhD in ophthalmology, Dr. Bala completed a glaucoma fellowship with Associate Professor Paul Healy at Westmead Hospital, a cornea fellowship with Dr. Gerrit Melles in Holland, and a refractive fellowship in Greece with Dr. loannis Aslanides.

Dr. Bala has a number of research publications and is a senior clinical lecturer at the Australian School of Advanced Medicine, Macquarie University. He is a VMO at Bankstown Hospital. He operates at Macquarie University Hospital and performs refractive laser surgery at Personaleyes in Paramatta and at the York Street Clinic.

Summary of Presentations

Friday, 20 July 2018
14:00 – 15:30hrs
Lanna Ballroom 2
Symposium (S9): Finding the Right Path – Predicting Outcomes in Cataract Surgery
Intraoperative Aberrometry and its Impact on Refractive Outcomes
(8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes discussion)(presentation time at 14:20 – 14:28hrs)
14:00 – 16:05hrs
Sukhothai Room 3
Free Paper (FP2): Cataract Surgery I
Are My Femtosecond Laser Corneal Incision Where I Wanted Them to Be?
(5 minutes presentation)(presentation time at 15:40 – 15:45hrs)
Saturday, 21 July 2018
10:30 – 12:50hrs
Phayao Room 3
Free Paper (FP5): IOLs
Multicenter Visual Outcomes Evaluation of a Novel Trifocal Presbyopia Correcting IOL – 12-month postop results
(5 minutes presentation)
16:00 – 17:30hrs
Lanna Ballroom 2
Symposium (S16): Achieving Nirvana – Top Cataract Surgery Tips
(5 minutes video presentation)