Mr. Estephan Surgical Results

Cataract Surgery

Since 2013 Mr. Estephan on average did 500-700 cases of cataract surgery per year (in addition to hundreds of other procedures), with significant number of complex cases, referred to him by colleagues. The complication rate of his cataract surgery was:

  • March 2018 – March 2019
0%
  • June 2017 – June 2018
0.34%
  • July 2016 – July 2017
0.4%
  • July 2015 – July 2016
0.26%
  • July 2014 – July 2015
0.42%

That is taking into consideration that Mr. Estephan does a large number of complex cases and toric Intra-ocular lenses to correct astigmatism.

To compare with national UK figures, below the National Ophthalmology Database Audit
8.8 Operative complications One or more intra-operative complication was recorded for 3,924 (3.3%) operations, with the most frequently recorded being PCR which was reported for 1,821 (1.5%) operations. The ‘any’ intra-operative complication rates were higher for the less experienced grade of surgeons, while the rates for individual intra-operative complications were similar across the grades of surgeon except for PCR which was higher for the less experienced grades
Medical Retina
  • Inra-vitreal injections complications: 0%
  • Different retinal laser procedures complications: 0%