Amar Agarwal

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Addresses complicated cases and developing technology.

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Purkinje image for centration of pinhole pupilloplasty

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 10, 2019
Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth; Priya Narang, MS
Pinhole pupilloplasty, or PPP, has been described as a surgical technique to enhance the visual and image quality in cases with higher-order…
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Pinhole pupilloplasty enhances visual acuity, image quality

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 10, 2019
Priya Narang, MS; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth
Pinhole visual acuity assessment is an important form of preoperative examination performed in cases with higher-order refractive error that helps to…
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Modified technique addresses acute corneal hydrops

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, January 10, 2019
Soosan Jacob, MS, FRCS, DNB; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth
Acute corneal hydrops occurs secondary to a tear in the Descemet’s membrane and results from aqueous seepage into the stroma, forming fluid…
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Jacob paper clip capsule stabilizer can help manage subluxated cataracts

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, December 10, 2018
Soosan Jacob, MS, FRCS, DNB; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth
Subluxated cataracts are managed depending on the degree of zonular dialysis. For a subluxation of up to one quadrant, a capsular tension ring may be…
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Twofold technique can be employed for iridodialysis repair

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, November 10, 2018
Priya Narang, MS; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth
The term iridodialysis represents the disinsertion of the iris root from its base. It is mostly traumatic in nature, although it can be iatrogenic…
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Flanged intrascleral IOL fixation with double-needle technique

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 10, 2018
Shin Yamane, MD
The intrascleral IOL fixation technique was reported by Scharioth and Agarwal as a sutureless technique for IOL fixation. This technique has become a…
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Silicone oil-induced secondary angle closure another application for single-pass four-throw pupilloplasty

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, September 10, 2018
Ashar Agarwal, MS, FRCS; Priya Narang, MS; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth
Silicone oil is one of the most commonly used tamponade agents in vitreoretinal surgeries. There are multiple adverse effects and complications of…
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Flap motility sign helps determine extent of anterior capsular tear

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 10, 2018
Rohit Om Parkash, MBBS, MS; Shruti Mahajan, MBBS, MS; Tushya Om Parkash, MBBS, MS
Flap motility sign helps to ascertain the extent of anterior capsular tear and determines the endpoint of safe phacoemulsification. In this…
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Tilt is negligible with glued IOL

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, July 10, 2018
Dhivya Ashok Kumar, MD, FRCS, FICO, FAICO; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth
Ten years after the development of the glued IOL technique, expectations and prospects are high. Along with newer instrumentation techniques and…
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Purkinje images can be used to track pseudophakodonesis

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, June 10, 2018
Dhivya Ashok Kumar, MD, FRCS, FICO, FAICO; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth
The increasing technological advancements in managing complicated ocular conditions with newer IOL designs have demanded the understanding of the…