Dr. David Lubeck is a cataract, corneal, and refractive surgeon who has practiced in Chicago for 23 years. He completed his medical training at Northwestern University and his ophthalmology residency at the University of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary in Chicago, where he is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology. He served a fellowship in corneal surgery at Flinders Medical Center, Adelaide, Australia.

Dr. Lubeck is compelled by the methodology and psychology of surgical learning and practice development. His primary focus is to make current surgical principles, techniques, and instrumentation accessible to physicians at all levels of experience. Curricula that he has developed have been integrated into surgical teaching programs in several countries.

Summary of Presentations

Thursday, 19 July 2018
10:30 – 12:00hrs
Sukhothai Room 2
MasterClass (MC4): IOL Fixation – With and Without Sutures
Scleral Sutured IOL –With & Without Conjunctival Dissection
13:30 – 15:10hrs
Lanna Ballroom 3
Symposium (S6): Variety is the Spice of Life
Ultrasound Visualized Effects of Laser Floater Removal (LFR)
(8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes discussion)
Friday, 20 July 2018
10:30 – 12:30hrs
Sukhothai Room 3
Free Paper (FP1): Corneal Surgery
Descemet’s Stripping without Endothelial Keratoplasty Combined with Ripasudil for the Treatment of Visually Significant Fuchs’ Corneal Dystrophy
(5 minutes presentation)
Saturday, 21 July 2018
10:10 – 11:10hrs
Lanna Ballroom 2
(VL3) Alcon Surgical Video Symposium
Seeking Precision: Achieving Greater Accuracy in Less Predictable Eyes
08:00 – 10:30hrs
Sukhothai Room 3
Free Paper (FP4): General
A Prospective, Randomized Pivotal Study of Second-Generation Trabecular Micro-Bypass Stents Implanted in Conjunction with Cataract Surgery
(5 minutes presentation)
12:45 – 13:45hrs
Lanna Ballroom 2
Industry Symposium (IS7): Alcon Lunch Symposium
Optimising Patient Outcomes with Intraoperative Aberrometry
14:00 – 15:40hrs
Sukhothai Room 2
Symposium (S15): What I Am Doing Differently This Year – Embracing Change
Surgeon Health; Practice Patterns and Disciplines to Maximize Efficiency, Concentration, and Longevity
(8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes discussion)
16:00 – 17:30hrs
Lanna Ballroom 2
Symposium (S16): Achieving Nirvana – Top Cataract Surgery Tips
(5 minutes video presentation)