Priya Narang, MS, focuses her blog on complex cataract surgery cases, new techniques and innovations, along with unique case reports.

BLOG: Single-pass four-throw pupilloplasty for Urrets-Zavalia syndrome

September 19, 2017

Alberto Urrets-Zavalia first described Urrets-Zavalia syndrome in 1963 in patients with keratoconus who underwent penetrating keratoplasty. The patients developed a…

BLOG: Single-pass four-throw pupilloplasty for angle closure glaucoma

July 21, 2017

There are various laser and surgical treatments that guide the management of angle closure glaucoma. In select cases of angle closure glaucoma such as plateau iris…

BLOG: Subluxated bag-IOL complex with capsular tension ring

June 29, 2017

The video showcases the challenging scenario of capsular bag-IOL complex subluxation with a capsular tension ring. The entire bag-IOL complex was grasped with

BLOG: No-assistant technique for glued IOL procedure

June 15, 2017

Various modifications are described for glued IOL surgery. In this video, I showcase my technique of performing glued IOL surgery that was published in the Journal of

BLOG: Triumvirate technique

April 3, 2017

The triumvirate technique comprises three techniques that are performed sequentially to optimize the visual outcome following a posterior capsular rupture with sinking…

BLOG: Double-infusion cannula technique

March 14, 2017

The double-infusion cannula technique, or DICT, involves placement of two infusion cannulas for the purpose of secondary IOL fixation along with endothelial keratoplasty…

VIDEO BLOG: Single-pass four-throw pupilloplasty technique

January 11, 2017

Several techniques have been described for pupilloplasty, with single-pass four-throw, or SFT, being new a variant. SFT is a variation of the modified Siepser slip knot…

BLOG: Malpositioned three-piece IOL in sulcus

December 1, 2016

Placement of a three-piece IOL is always indicated in the presence of posterior capsular dehiscence with adequate sulcus support. The IOL is often stable in the initial…

BLOG: Gluing the IOL beneath the cataract

August 30, 2016

Absence of capsular support poses a definite challenge to cataract surgeons in the intraoperative period, and the appropriate placement of an IOL in such a scenario is…

BLOG: Traumatic pseudophacocele

July 13, 2016

Extrusion of an IOL into the subconjunctival space has been termed “pseudophacocele.” Blunt trauma is the major factor behind the forceful expulsion of the…