PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

(2010-present) WEST EYE HOSPITAL, Bucharest - Senior Primary Care Physician, Ophthalmologist, PhD in Medical Sciences
(1990-2008) Ophthalmology Clinic at the Central Military Emergency Hospital in Bucharest-Specialist; Primary Care Physician; PhD in Medical Sciences
(2000-present) Med Optic 2000-collaboration- Senior Primary Care Physician, Ophthalmologist, PhD in Medical Sciences
(2008-present) – collaboration - Lehliu Gara City Hospital, Calarasi county- Senior Primary Care Physician, Ophthalmologist, PhD in Medical Sciences
(2010-present) collaboration-Medlife Grivita- Senior Primary Care Physician, Ophthalmologist, PhD in Medical Sciences
(2010-present) collaboration- “N. Malaxa” Clinical Hospital - Senior Primary Care Physician, Ophthalmologist, PhD in Medical Sciences
(2013- present)  collaboration Laser Vision Med, Constanta – Refractive Surgery

EDUCATION

(1972-1978) Faculty of General Medicine – University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1972-1978) Military Medicine Institute Bucharest

WORK EXPERIENCE

(1978-1989) Medical Officer at the Ministry of National Defence
(April 1998) PhD in Medical Sciences
(May 1998) Senior Primary Care Physician, Ophthalmologist
(2005-2008) Head of Ophthalmology Department at the Central Military Emergency Hospital

SKILLS

(2000) Laser Surgery in Ophthalmology
(2001) Ocular-orbital Ultrasound 

SPECIALIZATION

Corneal Surgery (Corneal transplantation)
Cataract Surgery
Glaucoma Surgery
Strabismus Surgery
Eyelid Surgery 

SUPER-SPECIALIZATION

(2002) Laser Excimer Refractive Surgery 

REFRESHER COURSES IN THE COUNTRY

(2006) POSTGRADUATE MANAGEMENT COUSE - HEALTH MANAGEMENT
(2004) International Course in Vitreoretinal Surgery - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(2001) Course in Lens Surgery - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(2001) International Course in Vitreoretinal Surgery - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(2001) Course in Ocular - Orbital Ultrasound - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(2001) Retinal Detachment - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1999) Lens Surgery using Phacoemulsification Technique - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1999) International Course in Vitreoretinal Surgery- University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1999) Argon Laser in the Treatment of Eye Diseases- University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1998) Lens Surgery- University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1997) Diagnosis and Treatment of Lacrimal Duct Diseases - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1997) Use of Argon Laser in the Treatment of Retinal Vascular Diseases - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1996) Course in Contact Lenses- University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1996) Practical Course in Ocular Implantology - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1996) Laser Treatment of Glaucoma- University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1996) Ultrasound in Ophthalmology - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1994) Ocular Laser Treatment - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1991) Intensive Course in Contact Lenses - University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
(1991) Problems of Diabetic Retinopathy and Neuro-ophthalmology- University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest 

COURSES ABROAD

Anterior Segment Surgery-Cataract Surgery- 3rd Ophthalmic Winter Academy Jan 1996 , KITZBUHEL, AUSTRIA
Glaucoma/Uveitis - EUPO Course, June 1999, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
Advanced Phacoemulsification – June 1999, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
LASIK Technique- June 2002, RHODES, GREECE
Refractive Phacoemulsification, Laser Phacoemulsification, Vitrectomy, Laser Vitrectomy, Glaucoma Surgery-10th Ophthalmic Winter Academy, March 2003, SCHRUNS, AUSTRIA
Refractive Laser Surgery(Surface and LASIK) Following Previous Surgery, November 2012-CHICAGO, USA
Descemet Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty and New Refractive Surgeries, November 2012-CHICAGO, USA
Step-by-Step Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty Using the Big Bubble Technique, November 2012-CHICAGO, USA
Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK / DSAEK / DMEK / DMAEK); Current Strategies to Improve Results, November 2012-CHICAGO, USA
FemtoLASER; Diagnosis and Management of Intraoperative and Postoperative Complications, November 2012-CHICAGO, USA 
ESCRS Cours – MEASURING AND UNDERSTANDING CORNEAL REFRACTION, 2013
ESCRS Cours – PREPARING FOR LASIK, 2013
ESCRS Cours – LASIK PROCEDURE AND OUTCOMES, 2013
ESCRS Cours – CORNEAL REFRACTIVE APPROACES, 2013
ESCRS Cours – USING IOLs, 2013

CONGRESSES ABROAD

European Symposium on Contact Lenses – October, 1994, Lisbon, Portugal
The 9th Congress of European Society of Ophthalmology –June, 1997, Budapest, Hungary
Hungarian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – March. 1998, Kesztely, Hungary
Hungarian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – March, 2000, Kesztely, Hungary
Hungarian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – March, 2001, Kesztely, Hungary
The 3rd Congress of Balkan Military Medical Committee – May, 1998, Athens, Greece
Senior Ophthalmologists Visiting Alcon Program – February 1999, Fort-Worth, Dallas, USA
The 12th Congress European Society of Ophthalmology –June, 1999, Stockholm, Sweden
The 17th Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – Sept 1999, Vienna, Austria
The 20th Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – Sept 2002, Nice, France
Pfizer Glaucoma Update - 28-29 November, 2003, Dublin, Ireland
World Glaucoma Congress – June, 2004, Monte Carlo, Monaco
The 22nd Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – September 18-22nd, 2004, Paris, France
The 23rd Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – September, 2005, Lisbon, Portugal
The 24th Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – September, 2006, London, England
The 25th Congress European Society of Ophthalmology – September, 2007, Stockholm, Sweden
The 26th Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – September, 2008, Amsterdam, Holland
The 27th Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – September, 2009, Berlin, Germany
American Academy of Ophthalmology – October, 2009, San Francisco, USA
The 10th Congress of the European Society of Retina Specialists – October, 2010, Paris, France
The 28th Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons – October, 2010, Paris, France
WINTER Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, February, 2011, Istanbul, Turkey
The 29th Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Sept. 2011, Vienna, Austria
The 11th Aegean Cornea -June 28th-01 July 1st, 2012, Crete, Greece
ESASO Live Surgery Symposium- New trends in Anterior Segment Surgery, Oct. 5-6th, 2012, Lugano, Switzerland
American Academy of Ophthalmology, November 2012, Chicago, USA
International Meeting on Anterior segment surgery – FEMTO 2013, 21-23 june 2013, Verona, Italy
2013 European Vitreo Retinal Society Congress, 07- 10 sept. 2013, Rhodes, Greece
American Academy of Ophthalmology – November 2013, New Orleans, USA
World Congress of Ophthalmology – May 2014, Tokyo, Japan
Euretina 2015 – September 2015, Nice, France
American Academy of Opthalmology – November 2015, Las Vegas, USA

SCIENTIFIC WORK

33 papers published in specialized publications
61 lectures given at national and international events
1 published book: Ocular-orbital Ultrasound-A Practical Guide; Bucharest, 2005, Poligrafia Codex, ISBN: 973-0-04043-5
Participated in the research programme “The First Cornea Bank in Romania”-1994-1997 

SURGICAL EXPERIENCE

Over 25,000 surgeries, out of which over 20,000 major interventions: cataract, glaucoma, corneal transplantation, Excimer Laser surgery
Participated in the first “Live Surgery in Cataract Surgery by Phacoemulsification” as surgeon, October 2003, Bucharest
Participated in the second “Live Surgery in Cataract Surgery by Phacoemulsification” as moderator, October 2004, Bucharest
Participated in the third “Live Surgery in Cataract Surgery by Phacoemulsification” as moderator, October 2005, Bucharest
Participated in the fourth “Live Surgery in Cataract Surgery by Phacoemulsification” as moderator, October 2006, Bucharest
Participated in the fifth “Live Surgery in Cataract Surgery by Phacoemulsification” as moderator, October 2007, Bucharest
Participated in the sixth “Live Surgery in Cataract Surgery by Phacoemulsification” as moderator, October 2008, Bucharest
Participated in the seventh “Live Surgery in Cataract Surgery by Phacoemulsification” as moderator, October 2009, Iasi 

OTHER TITLES

Member of the Military Doctors and Pharmacists Association, 1982-2008;
Member of the Romanian Society of Ophthalmology, as of 1990;
Member of the Management Board of the Romanian Society of Ophthalmology, 2000-present
Member of the Romanian Society of Implantology and Refractive Surgery
Member of Glaucoma Romanian Society;
Member of the Romanian Society of Laser Use in Medicine and Biology, as of 1996;
Member of the European Laser Association, as of 1997;
Editorial secretary of “Oftalmologia” Magazine, 1997-2004;
Deputy Chief Editor of “Oftalmologia” Magazine, 2004-2008;
Chief Editor of “Oftalmologia” Magazine, as of Oct. 2012-present
Member of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons 2012
Fellow of European Board of Ophthalmology – FEBO - 2014

Informations

SpecialitySenior Primary Care Physician, Ophthalmologist, PhD in Medical Sciences, Fellow of European Board of Ophthalmology – FEBO
Phone021.9757
EducationFaculty of General Medicine – University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest