Robert-ANGDr. Robert Ang specializes in cornea and external eye diseases, refractive surgery, glaucoma, and cataract surgery at the Asian Eye Institute, Makati City, Philippines. Dr. Ang is a medical graduate of the University of the Philippines and completed his residency in ophthalmology at the Philippine General Hospital, where he also served as Assistant Chief Resident of the Department of Ophthalmology in his final year. He undertook fellowship training in glaucoma (1998-1999) and in cornea and refractive surgery (2000-2001) at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Ma., USA. Dr. Ang has published numerous papers in peer-reviewed journals and actively engages in ophthalmic research, with a particular focus on laser refractive procedures and premium IOLs. A much sought-after speaker, he has given numerous lectures on his fields of expertise, often sharing the findings of his own research, at various ophthalmology meetings around the world.

Summary of Presentations

Thursday, 19 July 2018
08:30 – 10:00hrs
MasterClass (MC2): Microinvasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS)
Tips and Pearls on Successful Implantation
Saturday, 21 July 2018
08:00 – 10:30hrs
Sukhothai Room 3
Free Paper (F4): General
• Prospective Study to Evaluate the Effectiveness of the Hydrus Microstent Combined with Cataract Surgery for the Treatment of Angle Closure Glaucoma
• Treatment of Open-Angle Glaucoma with Second-Generation Trabecular Bypass Stents Combined with Topical Prostaglandin in Eyes on 2 Preoperative Medications
(5 minutes presentation each)
14:00 – 15:30hrs
Lanna Ballroom 2
Symposium (S14): Far & Near – Balance in Correcting Presbyopia
Hydrophobic or Hydrophilic Trifocal IOLs. Is there a difference?
(8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes discussion)