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 LASIK center at the University Eye Clinic Mannheim which in 1999 was converted into the FreeVis LASIK Center Mannheim. Prof. Knorz is currently the medical director of this FreeVis LASIK Center as well as the founder and CEO of the FreeVis LASIK Group.

Summary of Presentations

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Thursday, 03 October 2019
09:50 – 10:00hrs S1-9
Gyoun South, 4F
S1: KATANA – The Cutting Edge in Phaco & IOLs (08:30–10:00hrs)
Comparison of Patient Satisfaction in China and Europe after Implantation of Trifocal IOLs to Correct Presbyopia
14:15 – 14:30hrs
MC8: Mastering Myopia (13:30–15:00hrs)
Topoguided, Wavefront–guided, & Wavefront-optimized LASIK
Saturday, 05 October 2019
14:40 – 14:48hrs S10-5
Gyoun South, 4F
S10: SUMO – Wrestling with Challenges in Refractive Surgery (14:00–15:30hrs)
Results of Topographically-guided Transepithelial PRK in Irregular Corneas