Surgical Pearl Video

By Paul Hahn, MD, PhD

Diagnostic Vitrectomy, Biopsy Tips

These steps before and during the procedure can improve your chances of obtaining sufficient samples.

Modified ILM Flap for Refractory Holes

A modified approach to internal limiting membrane flaps in eyes with a previous ILM peel.

Endoillumination Without an Assistant

A technique to perform peripheral vitreoretinal surgery with chandelier endoillumination independently.

Draining Choroidal Detachments

A look at cut-down and cannula-based approaches to achieve external drainage of hemorrhage.

Advance-and-Cut for Fishhook Removal

Having large-gauge wire cutters at the outside is critical.

Air and Oil: Friend and Foe

Pearls for using or removing an air bubble to ensure a perfect silicone oil fill.

Tic-Tac-Toe to Solve SO Migration

A modified, minimalistic technique for silicone oil retention sutures.

A Heads-up, 3D View on Surgery

Trying out a new digital surgical microscope.

A Novel Approach for Surgical PVD

This hydrodissection approach avoids risks of iatrogenic retinal tears and optic nerve traction.

Tips for Sutureless Scleral Fixation

A close look at two approaches to make it work for you.

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Managing Aphakia Without Capsular Support

Authors Clarissa S.M. Cheng, FRCOphth, Omar Kh Abu Al Ghanam, MBBSc, Felipe Dhawahir-Scala, FRCS (Ed), FRCOphth, LMS, demonstrate the various steps involved in implantation of the Artisan intraocular lens.