Additive intralamellar surgery yields excellent results for keratoconus

February 1, 2004

Anaheim, CA-Additive intralamellar corneal refractive surgery is an exciting new area of surgical development that may provide an alternative to penetrating keratoplasty for the optical rehabilitation of the keratoconus patient, said David J. Schanzlin, MD, who delivered the Barraquer Lecture at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.