Tetsuro OSHIKA

Prof. Tetsuro Oshika is Chairman and Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Tsukuba, Japan. He is Regional Secretary of APAO, Vice President of the Academy of Asia-Pacific Professors of Ophthalmology (AAPPO), member of the Global Advisors Committee of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), and Executive Director of the Japanese Ophthalmological Society. He is the [...]


Dr Akahoshi is the inventor of Phaco Prechop technique and initiator of Micro Coaxial Phaco surgery which has realized the implantation of 6.0mm acrylic IOL through a 1.8mm incision. He has developed series of cataract instruments including, blades, prechoppers, unique off-centered square wobble phaco tips and electronic toric markers etc. He is the largest volume [...]

Shinichiro NAKANO

Dr. Nakano is chief ophthalmologist at Ryugasaki Saiseikai Hospital, Ryugasaki, Japan. His educational background includes training at the University Tsukuba Hospital, the Mito Saiseikai Hospital, and the Ryugasaki Saiseikai Hospital. He is a member of the Japanese Ophthalmological Society, the Japan Ophthalmologists Association, and the International Society for Ophthalmic Ultrasound. His research interests include [...]


Summary of Presentations Thursday, 19 July 2018 10:30 – 12:00hrs Sukhothai Room 2 MasterClass (MC4): IOL Fixation – With and Without Sutures Double Needle Technique – Getting It Right 15:30 – 17:00hrs Lanna Ballroom 3 Symposium (S8): Karma: Managing Complications Flanged IOL Fixation (8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes [...]


Dr. Kimiya Shimizu is a director general in department of eye center, Sanno Hospital. He received his MD from Kitasato University School of Medicine in 1976, PhD from Tokyo University in 1984. He worked for Musashino Red Cross Hospital as a director from 1985, and then worked for Kitasato University School of Medicine as [...]


Dr. Hiroko Bissen-Miyajima is Professor and Chief of the Ophthalmology Department at Tokyo Dental College, Suidobashi Hospital, Tokyo, Japan. She specializes in cataract and refractive surgery and her reputation as a skilled surgeon is well known around the globe. In addition, she is the current president of the Japanese Society of Cataract and Refractive [...]