9 FEB2016

Medicals International, in collaboration with AcuFocus, hosted an event entitled "Managing your Presbyopia Practice with the Kamra Inlay" featuring Dr. Jeff Machat, MD and Dr. Sondra Black, OD, on February 5th, 2016 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Sheikh Zayed Road, Business Bay, Dubai.


Program Chair: Jeffery Machat, MD
Panelists/ Faculty: Sondra Black, OD, Islam Hamdi, MD, Elias Warrak, MD, Sami Rabiah, MD, Shady Awwad, MD, Tamer Gamali, MD, Waleed Tuerki, MD, Walid Harb, MD

 Time  Session  Speaker



Welcome/Program Introduction


Mr. Walid Barake


Session 1:

             Moderator: Dr. Machat
             Panelists: Dr. Harb, Dr. Gamali, Dr. Black



Why KAMRA™? My Personal KAMRA Inlay Experience


Dr. Machat & Dr. Black 




Introduction to Presbyopia


Dr. Black




Cornea versus Lens for Presbyopia


Dr. Hamdi




Overview of Corneal Inlays


Dr. Black




Introduction to the KAMRA Inlay and the Global Experience: US IDE and Commercial Outcomes


Dr. Machat




Local Outcomes with the KAMRA inlay


Dr. Tuerki, Dr. Gamali




Coffee Break



Session 2:

             Moderator: Dr. Machat
             Panelists: Dr. Warrak, Dr. Rabiah



Building a Practice with the KAMRA inlay


Dr. Black




Patient Selection and Setting Expectations


Dr. Black




Coffee Break



Session 3:

             Moderator: Dr. Machat
             Panelists: Dr. Hamdi, Dr. Awwad, Dr. Tuerki



Surgical Techniques


Dr. Hamdi




Post-op Management


Dr. Black




Case Presentations





Q & A





Conclusion & Dinner




 Venue address: JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Business Bay, Dubai, UAE