Eye Surgery: Corneal Surgery, Lasik Surgery, Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma Surgery

Surgeries Offered:

Dr. Duplessie is a fellowship trained ophthalmologist {FRCS Ophthalmology}.  He has been a pioneer in Eye Surgery: Corneal Surgery, Lasik Surgery, Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma Surgery.

  • Highly skilled and experienced specialist in Cornea, External Disease, Refractive and Cataract Surgery. Over 56,000 surgeries performed.
  • Created one of largest private ophthalmology training programs in USA
  • Organizer of First United States Lasik Course.
  • Author of first textbook chapter on lasik
  • One of first surgeons to perform lamellar corneal surgery in USA. Author of textbook chapter on lamellar surgery.

Diagnosis and treatment of the broad range of corneal and external eye disease. Traditional corneal surgeries such as cataract surgery, penetrating keratoplasty, Seton surgery, and pterygium surgery as well as advanced techniques such as DSAEK, Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK), stem cell deficiencies, and ocular surface reconstruction surgery. One of first surgeons from USA to perform SMILE and FLEX corneal refractive surgery.

Eye Surgery: Corneal Surgery, Lasik Surgery, Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma Surgery

Cataract Surgery

Cataract surgery – over 10,000 performed

• Phacoemulsification

• No patch, no stitch, small incision

Glaucoma surgery

• Laser

• Incisional

• Seton

Lasik – Refractive surgery:  

World renowned expert, over 30,000 performed.

Internationally published author on lasik. Organizer first United States Lasik Course.

SMILE Laser surgery

{one of first USA ophthalmologist’s to perform procedure}

• FLEX Laser surgery {one of first USA ophthalmologist to perform procedure}

• Photorefractive keratectomy (PRK)

• Limbal relaxing incisions (LRI) to correct minor astigmatism

• Astigmatic keratotomy (AK), aka Arcuate keratotomy or Transverse keratotomy

Intracorneal rings (ICRs), or corneal ring segments (Intacs)

Corneal surgery –

World renowned expert

• Scleral reinforcement surgery

• Corneal transplant surgery

• Penetrating keratoplasty (PK)

• Phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK)

• Pterygium excision with conjunctival grafting

• Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty,

• Descemet’s stripping endothelial keratoplasty {DSAEK}, other lamellar keratoplasty, Internationally Published author on lamellar surgery

• Wide range of surgeries for ocular surface disease, including the management of tumors

• Stem cell deficiencies, Amniotic membrane transplantation

• Ocular surface reconstruction surgery

• Corneal Cross Linking

Before and after crosslinking

World renowned expert in Ocular Burns

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hLJBq63ZKMQ&feature=plcp

Oculoplastic surgery

• Eyelid surgery

• Blepharoplasty

• Botox injections