FEB 23, 2022
AAO2021 Video Program
Previous techniques for scleral fixation of an IOL could be cumbersome and affected by suture erosion or IOL dislocation. More recently, Dr. Shin Yamane described a sutureless approach where the IOL is secured within the scleral walls by flanging the haptic tips. This video shows step-by-step one effective and efficient modification of his sutureless scleral-fixation technique where the haptics are externalized through trocar cannulae rather than needles.