NAME: DR. JORDAN POULAS, M.D., F.E.B.O., (Fellow of European Board of Ophthalmology)
DATE OF BIRTH: 8/10/1953
SPECIALTY: Ophthalmologist, specialized in Cataract and Refractive surgery
PRESENT STATUS: He is working in private practice in Thessaloniki of Greece and he is
Affiliated eye surgeon to Interbalkan Medical Center.
STUDIES AND TITLES
1978: Graduated from the Medical School of Aristotelion University of Thessaloniki, Greece.
1979-1980: Served the Government health system as a general practitioner in a small village
1981-1983: Resident in the University Ophthalmologic Clinic of Thessaloniki.
1984: After oral examination got the title of Certified Board Ophthalmologist.
1984-1988: Fellowship in the University Ophthalmologic Clinic of Thessaloniki.
1985-1991: Affiliated eye surgeon in St. Lucas Clinic of Thessaloniki
1988: Received the title of Doctor of Medicine after presenting his thesis
on Complication of Intraocular Hemorrhage.
1988-2002: Affiliated eye surgeon in General Clinic Sarafianos in Thessaloniki.
1989: Participation in Radial Keratotomy course for the correction of Myopia and
Astigmatism, in Fyodorov Eye Institute, in Moscow.
1991: Fellowship in Phacoemulsification Cataract surgery and in Glaucoma surgery
in the Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati - USA
1996: Combined Cataract and Glaucoma surgery, video presentation in the ESCRS
Meeting in Gotteborg, Sweden.
1996-2000: Secretary General of the Ophthalmological Society of Northern Greece.
1999: Presentation of a modified Glaucoma surgery procedure in the American Society
Of Cataract and Refractive Surgery in Seattle, USA.
1999 & 2000: Invited for Live Cataract surgery in Lisbon of Portugal.
2000: Invited for Live Cataract and Glaucoma surgery in the University Eye Clinic of Izmir in Turkey.
2000: Fellowship in LASIK surgery for the correction of Myopia, Hyperopia and Astigmatism
in Heraklion of Crete, with prof. Ioannis Pallikaris.
2000: Elected President of the Ophthalmological Society of Northern Greece.
2001: Invited speaker in the European Congress in Istanbul of Turkey.
2002: Award of the European Diploma of Ophthalmology.
Since 1991 when I have performed my first case of Phacoemulsification Cataract surgery
I have done thousand of cases Cataract surgery with this method by now.
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