The Femto-LASIK procedure

Yelena A. Malayan

Born
17.09.1974 city. Yerevan

Working place
Ophthalmologic Center after S.V. Malayan
Head of Diagnostic and laser treatment department

Education
1991-1998 Yerevan State Medical University after M.Heratsi
1998-2001 resident in Ophthalmologic Center after S.Malayan

Medical practice
2001 Ophthalmologic Center after S.Malayan, Department of traumatology and vitreo-retinal surgery
2005 Ophthalmologic Center after S.Malayan, Corneal-Uveitis Department
2010 she entered the residency in the Chair of ophthalmology of YSMU

Specialization fields
Cataract surgery
Minimal invasive cataract surgery- phacoemulsification
Keratoplasty surgery
2001 First time in Armenia implemented excimer-laser correction (FRK) of astigmatism, hyperopia and myopia
2008 laser treatment of secondary cataract and retina’s disorders
2009 First time in Armenia applied excimer-laser correction of refraction disorders after cataract and keratoplasty surgeries
2009 keratokonus treatment by new cross-linking procedure
2011 First time in Armenia implemented laser treatment of astigmatism, hyperopia and myopia by new LASIK method
2013 keratokonus treatment by intrastromal corneal rings
2013 laser correction of astigmatism, hyperopia and myopia using newest Femtosecond Laser

Advanced training courses
2001 training on excimer-laser surgery under the supervision of refractive specialists from Moscow and Germany
2003 Ophthlamologic Center “Specialty eye care” (USA) advanced courses of “General ophthalmology”
2006 Graz’s Medical University (Austria), ophthalmology department, hands-on training “Cataract surgery using method of phacoemulsification”
2008 Moscow’s representation of “Carl Zeiss”, hands-on training on MEL 70 excimer laser
2009 Hemholts Moscow Research Institute, hands-on training laser coagulation during retina’s pathology
2013 Hemholts Moscow Research Institute, hands-on training, correction of myopia, astigmatism and hyperopia by using intrastromal corneal rings
2013 “Excimer Laser” clinic, Moscow, hands-on training, myopia, astigmatism and hyperopia using the newest Femtosecond Laser technique
Starting from 2002 every year she takes part in such prestigious international congresses as ESCRS, ASCRS, “Belie nochi” etc.

Published papers
She is author of 6 papers and research articles

Awarded for the contribution to refractive surgery in Armenia

  • Excimer laser in Corneal Surgery
  • Karl Zeiss
  • Medical University in Graz
  • Համազգային վստահություն
  • Федеральное агентство по высокотехнологичной медицинской помощи
  • 2012 Advanced Laser and Advanced Technology IOL Users Meeting