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5º Simposio Internacional de Oftalmología RED SEA en Jeddah


5º Simposio Internacional de Oftalmología RED SEA en Jeddah

Dr. Jorge Alió delivered 4 speeches at the 5th International Red Sea Ophthalmology Symposium in Jeddah

The 5th International Red Sea Ophthalmology Symposium is one of the largest regional visual health symposiums held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, November 20th to 23rd 2019. Dr.Alió, the professor of Ophthalmology at the Miguel Hernandez University (UMH) of Elche, participated in it delivering 4 speeches. Thus, Dr. Alió shared his knowledge and experience in the implantation of intraocular lenses, in which he has been recognized the first international reference in the lists of experts in the anterior segment, refractive surgery and cornea, according to the international biomedicine ranking ‘Expertscape’.

It should be reminded that Jorge Alió, the scientific director of the Vissum ophthalmology clinics, has recently presented his latest book, the second edition of ‘Multifocal Intraocular Lenses: The Art and the Practice’, published by the prestigious scientific publisher Springer. Based on its successful first edition, it contains an updated global perspective of the fundamentals of multifocal intraocular lenses. In this way, Jorge Alió provides the world of ophthalmology with a handbook which thoroughly discusses the varying outcomes, limitations, and the neuroadaptation process necessary for an adequate clinical success.


This meeting, which is held annually in Jeddah, provides ophthalmologists, fellows, resident, optometrists, ophthalmic assistants & nurses with the latest updates through presentations, workshops, courses, wet-labs, E-posters, live surgery & semi live surgery.