Dr. Florian Kretz, MD, FEBO, is an international established ophthalmologist, surgeon, speaker and researcher. Always on duty for his patients, his focus and interest are the best clinical outcomes – even in difficult cases. To achieve the best for his patients, he is focusing on these four key aspects: (1) Working as ophthalmologist providing individual care for his patients. (2) Working continuously in the areas of cataract and refractive surgery, glaucoma and treatment of macula degeneration. (3) Working with the latest technologies including their further development. Dr. Kretz established new treatment methods for cataract surgery at the facilities of Precise Vision Augenärzte in Rheine, Greven, Erlangen and Steinfurt. (4) Active research and development, professional education and publications are key aspects. Dr. Kretz does research around cataract, refractive surgery, glaucoma and macular degeneration. As founder and CEO of PVK Precise Vision GmbH, he works at the locations Rheine, Greven, and Erlangen. Dr. Kretz has published more than 100 scientific articles in specialized ophthalmological press. He is a frequent consultant for news magazines regarding questions about ophthalmology (FOCUS, Stern, Spiegel) Him and his wife Nicole Kretz run the non-profit organization Augenärzte für die Welt gGmbh which currently is supporting the Khmer Sight Foundation, an NGO in Cambodia.

Summary of Presentations

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All timings are according to China Time (UTC+8)
Friday, 31 May 2024
InterContinental Ballroom, 5F
14:40 - 14:47hrs
(S10) YIN & YANG - Controversies in Refractive Surgery (14:00 - 15:30hrs)
Phakic IOLs – Market Availability and Comparative Data
Saturday, 01 June 2024
Crystal Ballroom 1, 5F
09:43 - 09:53hrs
(S16-1) ZEISS Surgical Video Symposium (09:30 - 10:25hrs)
Presbyopia surgery Video Presentation
Jin Niu Room, 5F
12:45 - 12:50hrs
(FP13) Free Paper – Intraocular Lens Implants (IOLs) II (11:30 - 13:15hrs)
Stereoscopy in Blended Vision with Refractive Low Add EDoF IOL
InterContinental Ballroom, 5F
14:00 - 14:07hrs
(S18) GREEN SHOOTS - What’s New in IOLs? (14:00 - 15:30hrs)
Optical Designs in IOL surgery – What is the function behind it?