DMEK Round-Table Discussion

Moderator: Terry Kim, M.D.
Speakers: Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, M.D., Marjan Farid, M.D., and Michael Banitt, M.D.

CorneaGen presents what’s sure to be a lively and educational round-table discussion on DMEK.

Moderated by Terry Kim, M.D., our esteemed panelists Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, M.D., Marjan Farid, M.D. and Michael Banitt, M.D., will discuss:


Successfully transitioning to DMEK

✓ Specifics on handling the pre-loaded tissue and how to insert the DMEK graft using the Geuder Pre-Loaded Glass Cannula
✓ Interoperative management of possible complications
✓ The evolution of the newly optimized Geuder Pre-Loaded Glass Cannula
Moderator: Terry Kim, M.D.
Dr. Terry Kim is Professor of Ophthalmology at Duke University Eye Center, where he serves as Chief of the Cornea and External Disease Division and Director of the Refractive Surgery Service.
Speaker: Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, M.D.
Dr. Zaina Al-Mohtaseb is the Associate Residency Program Director and Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. She specializes in cornea, external disease, cataract and refractive surgery.
Speaker: Marjan Farid, M.D.
Dr. Marjan Farid is Director of the Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery and Vice-Chair of Ophthalmic Faculty at the Gavin Herbert Eye Institute at the University of California Irvine. Dr. Farid's clinical practice is divided between patient care, teaching, and research.
Speaker: Michael Banitt, M.D.
Dr. Banitt is an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology. He completed his ophthalmology training at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in New York City, and later became subspecialty trained in cornea and external diseases at the University of Michigan and then glaucoma at the University of Miami.