Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Barcelona (UB). Ophthalmologist specializing in retina and vitreous. Currently a member of the Retina and Vitreous Department at Institut Català de Retina. He has contributed in multiple national and international publications, as well as attended numerous conferences and courses.
Spanish, Catalan and English.
Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Barcelona (UB)
Master in Pathology and Surgery of the Anterior Segment of the Ocular Globe. Institut Universitari Barraquer, Barcelona.
Master in Pathology and Surgery of the Posterior Segment of the Ocular Globe. Institut Universitari Barraquer, Barcelona.
Training as a specialist in ophthalmology in the Ophthalmology Service of the Hospital Clínic i Provincial de Barcelona.
Rotation of two months in the Orbit and Oculoplastic Unit of the Ophthalmology Service of Son Dureta Hospital, Palma de Mallorca.
Rotation of three months in the Ophthalmology Service of the Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Children’s Hospital.
Age-related macular degeneration or AMD is a disease that affects the central part of the retina, the macula, and, as its name indicates, it is a pathology that progresses as the patient’s age increases. AMD causes central vision problems and can lead to blindness if it is not treated early. Types of AMD Currently, we […]
What is a retinal detachment? The retina is a light sensitive eye layer located at the back of the eye. A retinal detachment is simply a separation of the retina from the wall of the eye to which it is normally attached. What are the risk factors for retinal detachment? Retinal detachment affects, […]
Retinal surgery STELLARIS PC Stellaris PC (from Bauch + Lomb) is a high performance platform that allows for a comprehensive combined surgical system. It is multifunction equipment for cataract and retinal surgery. Combined procedures 1) Phacoemulsification Stable Chamber System Fast and easy configuration Platform for microincision 2) Vitrectomy Makes up to 5.000 cpm Balance between infusion/vacuum, […]
What is Vitreous detachment? If floaters are small, translucent and isolated, and provided they always have the same shape and pattern, there is nothing to worry about. Scheduling an ophthalmology examination is nonetheless recommended. If floaters appear abruptly and in a great number, sometimes in a manner described as a spider web that blocks part […]
What is a vitreous hemorrhage? Vitreous hemorrhage has variable symptoms depending on the amount of bleeding: vision of spots that are suspended in vision (floaters), blurred vision or complete and sudden loss of vision. It may be caused by multiple causes, such as eye traumas and even underlying conditions such as diabetic retinopathy. It is […]
Diabetes is a chronic disease that appears when the patient’s pancreas does not segregat enough insulin or when the insulin produced by the organism is not used efficiently. Insulin is a hormone that regulates blood sugar levels. That is why a common effect of poorly monitored diabetis is hyperglycemia, a situation that eventually damages the […]
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