Advances in corneal surgery at SWONS study day
Surgitrac® Instruments confirms its sponsorship of this year’s South West Ophthalmic Nursing Society’s (SWONS) “All Eyes On You” study day 2023.
2023 topics include; advances in corneal surgery and cross linking.
Surgitrac’s extensive range of single-use instruments includes specialist surgical instruments for a range of corneal procedures such as:
- penetrating keratoplasty (PK) – a full-thickness transplant;
- deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) – replacing or reshaping the outer and middle (front) layers of the cornea; and
- endothelial keratoplasty (EK) – replacing the deeper layers of the cornea.
Surgitrac’s gold sponsorship of this key event “All eyes on you – a vision for ophthalmic nursing” supports the delivery of participatory learning, professional networking and access to our clinical and specialists Max Rogers and Scott Shipley
The South West Ophthalmic Nurses Society has members from all over the South West ranging from Devon, Cornwall, Wiltshire, Wales and Gloucestershire.
Once a year, it holds an educational meeting and AGM after the Early May Bank Holiday. Any nurse, member or not, is welcome to attend. You don’t have to work within an Ophthalmology department – just have an interest in Ophthalmology.
This event, hosted by the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is held at the ICC Newport Wales. It is open to #ophthalmic nurses and those with an interest in ophthalmology, contact SWONS for more information.