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Michael KNORZ

Prof. Michael Knorz began his clinical career as Senior Physician at the University Eye Clinic Mannheim (1988 to 1998). In 1993, Prof. Knorz introduced the LASIK procedure in Germany. He also introduced LASIK to India and performed the first LASIK there in Mumbai in 1994. At the same time, he established the first German [...]

Florian KRETZ

Dr. Florian Kretz is the director of the Eye Academy Ahaus of the Eyeclinic Ahaus-Raesfeld-Rheine, Germany. He has been a consultant for University Eyeclinic, Heidelberg, Germany. Dr. Kretz is a senior researcher for the International Vision Correction Research Centre (IVCRC) and David J. Apple International Laboratory for Ocular Pathology and the International Vision Correction [...]


Prof. Dr. Auffarth is chairman of the Dept. of Ophthalmology, University of Heidelberg, head of the International Vision Correction Centre (IVCRC), and director of the David J. Apple International Laboratory for Ocular Pathology in Heidelberg, Germany, which is devoted to research on intraocular ophthalmic devices, recently relocated from South Carolina.Prof. Dr. Auffarth was selected [...]