Matteo Piovella, MD, is an internationally acclaimed cataract and refractive surgery expert with a private practice in Monza (Milan), Italy. In 2010 and 2014, Dr. Piovella was elected President of the Italian Ophthalmological Society (SOI), which represents 7,000 Italian eye doctors. Dr. Piovella has shared his experience with eye doctors around the world, having taught in 234 instructional courses—117 as senior instructor/chairman, 117 as invited faculty—held at the AAO, ASCRS, and ESCRS meetings. Dr. Piovella is acclaimed for his experience in making live surgery programs safe and effective. He has performed 121 live surgery demonstrations worldwide at international meetings, sharing his knowledge and innovative techniques.

Summary of Presentations

Thursday, 03 October 2019
Gyoun Room, 4F
09:30 – 09:38hrs S1-7
S1: KATANA – The Cutting Edge in Phaco & IOLs (08:30–10:00hrs)
Precision Pulse Capsulotomy Technology Adoption to Demonstrate Efficiency and Tear Resistance of Mechanical Capsulorhexis
Saturday, 05 October 2019
Gyoun Room, 4F
15:00 – 15:08hrs S10-7
S10: SUMO – Wrestling with Challenges in Refractive Surgery (14:00–15:30hrs)
Trifocal IOLs Implantation in Cataract Patients that have Experienced Previous Laser Vision Correction: Three Years Follow-up