Dr. Kitazawa is Chief Medical Director at Sapia Tower Eye Clinic Tokyo and Director and academic committee member of the Japanese Society of Ophthalmic Surgery.

As a refractive surgeon with experience going back to 1991, having performed LASIK since 1996 and phakic IOL implantation since 2003, Dr. Kitazawa has treated over 50,000 refractive cases. He is recognized as having implanted the highest number of ICLs and phakic IOLs in Japan.

Also an experienced cataract surgeon, Dr. Kitazawa has operated on over 20,000 cases.

Dr. Kitazawa has lectured at Tokyo Medical and Dental University since 1996 and at Tokyo Medical University since 2004.

Summary of Presentations

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Thursday, 03 October 2019
Kyokusui Room, 3F
16:30 – 16:45hrs
MC10: Mastering Refractive Surgery Complications (15:30–17:00hrs)
- Course Director: Cordelia CHAN, Yoshihiro KITAZAWA
Mastering Phakic IOLs and Their Complications