Glaucoma & Cataract, Prof. Eytan Blumenthal

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Surgery for Glaucoma- Introduction

Surgery is necessary in those situations in which medicines and/or laser surgery are not adequate to sufficiently control the intraocular pressure. When an ophthalmologist decides that there is a risk for further advance of the disease despite current treatment, he is likely to recommend surgical intervention. Of all the existing surgeries performed to treat glaucoma, the most …

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Katena Blumenthal Conjunctiva Dissector

Prof. Eytan Z. Blumenthal of Jerusalem, Israel, invented and developed this new instrument (Katena K3-1124) for dissection of the trabeculectomy bleb pocket. It features a very smooth round, 2mm wide, disc-shaped tip. This specialized tip design permits the surgeon to gently and atraumatically undermine and dissect the bleb pocket in a way that minimizes fibrosis …

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Katena Blumenthal conjuctiva dissector video tutorial

        [button link=”https://www.glaucoma.org.il/videos/katena-blumenthal-conjunctiva-dissector-basic-background-presentation” type=”big”]Basic background presentation[/button] (6 minutes)   [button link=”https://www.glaucoma.org.il/videos/katena-blumenthal-conjunctiva-dissector-routine-technique-video” type=”big”]Routine technique video[/button] (9 minutes)   [button link=”https://www.glaucoma.org.il/videos/katena-blumenthal-conjunctiva-dissector-advanced-technique-video” type=”big”]Advanced technique video[/button] (16 minutes)   Press here: Katena Blumenthal conjunctiva dissector information page

Katena Blumenthal conjunctiva dissector – Basic background presentation (video, 6 minutes)

  [button link=”https://www.glaucoma.org.il/videos/katena-blumenthal-conjunctiva-dissector-routine-technique-video” type=”big”]Routine technique video[/button] (9 minutes)   [button link=”https://www.glaucoma.org.il/videos/katena-blumenthal-conjunctiva-dissector-advanced-technique-video” type=”big”]Advanced technique video[/button] (16 minutes)   Press here: Katena Blumenthal conjunctiva dissector information page

Katena Blumenthal conjunctiva dissector – Routine technique (video, 9 minutes)

  [button link=”https://www.glaucoma.org.il/videos/katena-blumenthal-conjunctiva-dissector-basic-background-presentation” type=”big”]Basic background presentation[/button] (6 minutes)   [button link=”https://www.glaucoma.org.il/videos/katena-blumenthal-conjunctiva-dissector-advanced-technique-video” type=”big”]Advanced technique video[/button] (16 minutes)   Press here: Katena Blumenthal conjunctiva dissector information page

Katena Blumenthal conjunctiva dissector – Advanced technique (video, 16 minutes)

  [button link=”https://www.glaucoma.org.il/videos/katena-blumenthal-conjunctiva-dissector-basic-background-presentation” type=”big”]Basic background presentation[/button] (6 minutes)   [button link=”https://www.glaucoma.org.il/videos/katena-blumenthal-conjunctiva-dissector-routine-technique-video” type=”big”]Routine technique video[/button] (9 minutes)   Press here: Katena Blumenthal conjunctiva dissector information page