Prof. Dr. Tuğrul Akın

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Prof. Dr. Tuğrul Akın

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PERSONAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth : 1968
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Education Status : Ankara Atatürk High School, Ankara University Medical Faculty, Gülhane Military Medical Academy
Specialty : Glaucoma, Cataract, Laser Treatments

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS

1 Turkish Ophthalmology Association
2 Turkish Ophthalmology Association Glaucoma Unit Active Member
3 Turkish Medical Association

SEMINAR, PAPER AND PUBLICATIONS

1 The Effect of Capsulorhexis Size on Development of Posterior Capsule Opasification: Small (4.5 to 5.0 mm) versus Large (6.0 to 7.0 mm)”, European Journal of Ophthalmology, 13, 541-545 (2003).
2 The Effects of Three-Piece or Single-Piece Acrylic Intraocular Lens Implantation on Posterior Capsule Opacification”, European Journal of Ophthalmology, 14, 375-380 (2004).
3 Review of Sterile, Postoperative, Anterior Segment Inflammation Following Cataract Extraction and Intraocular Lens Implantation European Journal of Ophthalmology, 15, 224-227 (2005).
4 Terror-Related Open-Globe Injuries: a 10-year Review, American Journal of Ophthalmology, 139, 937-939 (2005).
5 Aggravation of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy After Laser In Situ Keratomileusis, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 31, 868 (2005).
6 The Efficacy of Hyperbaric Oxygen for the Treatment of Experimental Uveitis Induced in Rabbits, Ocular Immunology and Inflammation, 13, 383-388 (2005).
7 The Association between Hypermetropia and Essential Hypertension, American Journal of Ophthalmology, 140, 446-453 (2005).
8 Artificial Tears for Clearing Tear-Film Precipitation During Cataract Surgery, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 31, 2234 (2005).
9 Increase in Central Corneal Thickness in Dry and Normal Eyes with Application of Artificial Tears: A New Diagnostic and Follow-Up Criterion for Dry Eye, Ophthalmic Physiological Optics, 25, 485-491 (2005).
10 The Effect of Hyperbaric Oxygen on Intraocular Pressure, Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, 33, 1-4 (2006).
11 Ocular Trauma Score in Deadly Weapon-Related Open-Globe Injuries, American Journal of Ophthalmology, 141, 760-761 (2006).
12 Artificial Tears for Clearing Tear-Film Precipitation During Cataract Surgery, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 32, 1245, author reply 1245 (2006).
13 Hypermetropia is not Associated with Hypertension: The Blue Mountains Eye Study, American Journal of Ophthalmology, 142, 359-360, author reply 360-361 (2006).
14 The Effects of Artificial Tear Application on Contrast Sensitivity in Dry and Normal Eyes, European Journal of Ophthalmology, 16, 785-790 (2006).
15 Laser Suture Lysis or Releaseble Sutures after Trabeculectomy, Journal of Glaucoma, 16, 240-245 (2007).
16 Management of Persistent Glaucoma Secondary to Depot Methylprednisolone, Ophthalmic Surgery & Lasers Imaging, 38, 399-401 (2007).
17 Capsulorhexis in White Cataract Using a Green-Light Endoillumination Probe, Ophthalmic Surgery & Lasers Imaging, 38, 520-522 (2007).
18 Intraocular Lens Tilt and Decentration after Phacoemulsification Surgery in Patients With and Without Primary Open Angle Glaucoma, Journal of Refractive Surgery, 24, 865 (2008).
19 Intracameral Perfluopropane (C3F8) Gas in the Repair of Extensive Descemet’s Membrane Detachment During Phacoemulsification Surgery, Ophthalmic Surgery & Lasers Imaging, 9, 1-3 (2010).
20 Congenital Retinal Macrovessel: Atypical Presentation Using Optical Coherence Tomography, International Ophthalmology, 31, 55-58 (2011).
21 Deadly Weapon-Related Open-Globe İnjuries: Outcome Assessment by The Ocular Trauma Classification System, A Ten Year Review, 13th Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE), 123, İstanbul, 2001.
22 Traumatic and Postoperative Endophthalmitis: Comparison of Risk Factors for Development and Visual Prognosis, XIII. Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE), 293, İstanbul, 2001.
23 Visual Prognosis After Deadly-Weapon Related Open-Globe İnjuries Associated with Retinal Detachment, 6th Congress of Balkan Military Medical Committee, Plovdiv, 2001.
24 A Clinical and Histopathologic Study of Periorbital Dermoid Cysts in 72 Patients”, 8th Congress of Balkan Military Medical Committee, 137, Cluj Napoca, 2003.
25 Orbital Trauma: What to Order, When? 8th Congress of Balkan Military Medical Committee, 452, Cluj Napoca, 2003.
26 Orbital Volume Measurement of Enophthalmos Due to Orbital Blow Out Fractures, 8th Congress of Balkan Military Medical Committee, 453, Cluj Napoca, 2003.
27 Response of Ocular Blood Flow to Mild Hypercapnia Treatment in POAG, 4th International Glaucoma Symposium (I.G.S), 99, Barcelona, 2003.
28 Forceps Continuous Curvilinear Capsulorhexis (CCC); Is There a Simpler Alternative?, 14th Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE), 110, Madrid, 2003.
29 Topical Anesthetic Drops Don’t Make a Difference in Pneumatic Tonometry Results Except Side Effects, 14th Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE), 177, Madrid, 2003.
30 Patients on Artificial Tears Might Be Prescribed Wrong Glasses or Contacts or Worse, Miscorrected With a Keratorefractive Procedure, 14th Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE), 83, Madrid, 2003.
31 Intraoperative Artificial Tear İrrigation of The Corneal Surface Proves Very Effective Against Persistent Tear Film Precipitates Hindering Anterior Segment Visualization, 14th Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE), 217, Madrid, 2003.
32 What We Need for Capsulorhexis: High Anterior Chamber Pressure? or Only Maintain It for Manipulation?, 14th Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE), 62, Madrid, 2003.
33 Binocularity Following Surgical Correction of Longstanding Strabismus in Adults, The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting, 2953,Fort Lauderdale, 2005.
34 Does Scleral Rigidity Differ in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma?, 11th Congress of Balkan Military Medical Committee, Atina, 2006.
35 The Interrelation Between Visual Field and Heidelberg Retinal Tomography (HRT-II) Parameters in Patients with Low Tension Glaucoma, 6th International Glaucoma Symposium (I.G.S), Atina, 2007.
36 Is There Any Correlation Between Scleral Rigidity and Central Corneal Thickness? A Comperative Study of Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Patients and Normals, 6th International Glaucoma Symposium (I.G.S), Atina, 2007.
37 Bilateral Herpetic Keratouveitis: A Case Report with Atypic Presentation, World Ophthalmology Congress (W.O.C), Berlin, 2010.
38 High Hyperopia and Demyelinating Disease: Is There Any Association or Just a Coincidence?, 22nd Meeting of the European Neurological Society, Prague, 2012.
39 Changes Induced Corneal Topography Turkey trabeculectomy Ophthalmology Clinic, 9, 200-204 (2000).
40 Dorzolamide 2% of maximal medical Treated Glaucoma in Patients with Long-Term Operating Results, Turkey Clinical Ophthalmology, 9, 245-249 (2000).
41 Painting with Capsiculate Tripan Blue for Capsulorhexis in Matric Cataracts, MN Ophthalmology, 7, 206-207 (2000).
42 Postoperative Refraction Effect of Graft and Receiver Bearing Diameter Difference in Keratoconus Patients under Penetrating Keratoplasty, MN Ophthalmology, 8, 137-139 (2001).
43 Viscocanalostomy Results, MN Ophthalmology, 8, 244-246 (2001).
44 Comparison of long-term posterior capsular incision rates in acrylic and PMMA intraocular lens implants, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 33, 361-364 (2003).
45 Impact of 5.5 mm 3-Piece Acrylic IOL Implantation on Posterior Capsule Inclusions: Our 3-year Randomized Prospective Study Results, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 33, 575-578 (2003).
46 Our Results of Early and Late Refraction After 3-Piece and Single-Part Foldable Hydrophobic Acrylic Intraocular Lens Implantation with 5.5 mm Optical Diameter, Turkish Oftalmoloji Gazetesi, 34, 103-107 (2004).
47 Evaluation of Sterile Endophthalmitis After Cataract Surgery and Intraocular Lens Implantation, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 34, 246-250 (2004).
48 The Place of Topical Anesthesia in Noncontact Tonometric Measurements, Turkish Ophthalmology Newspaper, 34, 299-302 (2004).
49 Curettage, Punctoplasty and Monocanalic Silicone Stent in the Treatment of Suppurative Canaliculitis, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 34, 324-332 (2004).
50 The Effect of Argon Laser Photocoagulation on the Prognosis of Central Serous Chorioretinopathy, MN Ophthalmology, 11, 356-357 (2004).
51 Removal of Intensive Tear Deposits by Artificial Tear Preparation to Reduce Front Segment View in Phaco Surgery, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 35, 29-34 (2005).
52 Effectiveness of Chemical Denervation with Botulinum Toxin-A in the Treatment of Hemifacial Spasm and Blepharospasm, Turkish Ophthalmology Newspaper, 35, 84-92 (2005).
53 Refractive Change with Artificial Tears, Turkish Ophthalmology Newspaper, 35, 191-196 (2005).
54 Treatment Approach and Results in Endophthalmitis Developed After Anterior Segment Surgery, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 35, 325-329 (2005).
55 Primary Mucinous Adenocarcinoma of the Ocular Contour, Gazi Medical Journal, 16, 88-89 (2005).
56 Primary Open Angle Glaucoma, Normotensive Glaucoma, Ocular Hypertension and Central Corneal Thickness in Normal Eyes, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 35, 479-483 (2005).
57 Capsulorhexis Using a Green Illuminated Endoillumination Probe in White Cataract, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 36, 9-12 (2006).
58 Preoperative Posterior Capsulorhexis Combined with Anterior Vitrectomy and Posterior Optic Capture Results in Prevention of Visual Axis Opacification in Childhood Cataract Cases, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 36, 22-27 (2006).
59 Our Results of Surgical Treatment of Unilateral Sixth Nerve Paralysis, Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette, 36, 503-507 (2006).
60 Our Results of Long Term Exenteration, Gülhane Tıp Dergisi, 48, 218-221 (2006).
61 Problems and Solutions of Silicone Entubation in Congenital Nasolacrimal Duct Occlusions: 10-Year Results, Yeditepe Medical Journal, 1, 15-19 (2007).
62 Contrast Sensitivity Changes After Blue Light Filter and Standard Hydrophobic Acrylic Intraocular Lens Implantation, Turkish Ophthalmology Newspaper, 37, 112-117 (2007).
63 The Relationship Between Confocal Scanner Laser Ophthalmoscopy Measurements and Visual Field Indices in Normal Tension Glaucoma Cases, Turkish Ophthalmology Newspaper, 37, 17-22 (2007).
64 Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease: A Case Showing Complete Type Features, Turkish Oftalmoloji Gazetesi, 37, 234-237 (2007).
65 The Relationship Between Confocal Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscopy Measurements and Visual Field Indices in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Cases, Turkish Ophthalmology Newspaper, 37, 142-148 (2007).
66 The Effectiveness of Transconjunctival Suture Cutting Method in Early Period after Antimetabolite Filtration Surgery, Turkish Oftalmoloji Gazetesi, 37, 128-132 (2007).
67 Ocular Toxocariasis. Turkish Ophthalmology Newspaper, 37, 312-315 (2007).
68 Clinical Features and Treatment Results in Orbital Cellulitis, Gülhane Tıp Dergisi, 49, 81-86 (2007).
69 Corneal topography change due to trabeculectomy, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 33. National Ophthalmology Congress , 187, İzmir, 1999.
70 Visual prognosis in open eye injured and endophthalmitis due to firearms, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 34. National Ophthalmology Congress , 58, Antalya, 2000.
71 Long – term exenteration results, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 36. National Ophthalmology Congress , 148, Ankara, 2002.
72 Our orbital cellulitis results. Turkish Ophthalmology Association. National Ophthalmology Congress , 174, Ankara, 2002.
73 Effect of 3-piece and single-piece acrylic IOL implantation on posterior capsular involvement, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 37. National Ophthalmology Congress , 127, Istanbul, 2003.
74 Evaluation of the use of ciclosporin and corticosteroids in the treatment of Behçet ‘s uveitis, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 37. National Ophthalmology Congress , 184, Istanbul, 2003.
75 Association of hypermetropia and essential hypertension, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 37. National Ophthalmology Congress , 69, Istanbul, 2003.
76 Removal of intense tear – precipitates with sterile artificial tear preparations that prevent clear vision in cataract surgery, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 37. National Ophthalmology Congress , 278, Istanbul, 2003.
77 Intraocular pressure changes in hyperbaric and hypobaric media, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 38. National Ophthalmology Congress , 110, Antalya, 2004.
78 Incomplete type Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 38. National Ophthalmology Congress , 251, Antalya, 2004.
79 The case of ocular toxocariasis, Turkish Ophthalmology Association. National Ophthalmology Congress , 254, Antalya, 2004.
80 Increase in central corneal thickness by artificial tear treatment in dry and normal eyes; a new diagnostic and follow-up criterion for dry eye, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 38. National Ophthalmology Congress , 94, Antalya, 2004.
81 Results of surgical treatment of unilateral sixth nerve palsy, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 38. National Ophthalmology Congress , 193, Antalya, 2004.
82 Open eye injuries due to firearms: Evaluation according to ocular trauma score, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 38. National Ophthalmology Congress , 148, Antalya, 2004.
83 Capuloreksis with white cataract side illumination, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 38. National Ophthalmology Congress , 307, Antalya, 2004.
84 Contrast sensitivity changes after blue light filtered intraocular lens (IOL) and standard hydrophobic acrylic IOL implantation, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 39. National Ophthalmology Congress , 261, Antalya, 2005.
85 Assessment of Heidelberg Retinal Tomography (HRT-2) and visual field changes in primary open-angle glaucoma and normotensive glaucoma cases, Turkish Ophthalmology Society 39. National Ophthalmology Congress , 102, Antalya, 2005.
86 Ampullectomy and silicone tube application in closed cases, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 39. National Ophthalmology Congress , 125, Antalya, 2005.
87 Primary mucinous adenocarcinoma of the eyelid: Case Report, 28. Turkish Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery National Congress , 236, Ankara, 2006.
88 The effectiveness of transconjunctival suture cutting method in early period after antimetabolite filtration surgery, Turkish Ophthalmology Society 40. National Ophthalmology Congress , 191, Antalya, 2006.
89 Comparison of intraocular lens tilt and decentralization values after phacoemulsification surgery in cataract patients with and without primary open angle glaucoma. Turkish Ophthalmology Association 40. National Ophthalmology Congress , 263, Antalya, 2006.
90 High myopia due to acamodation spasm. Turkish Ophthalmology Association 40. National Ophthalmology Congress , 280, Antalya, 2006.
91 Waardenburg Syndrome Type-1, Turkish Ophthalmology Society 41. National Ophthalmology Congress , 334, Antalya, 2007.
92 Two infantile treatment approaches with acute dacryocystitis, Turkish Ophthalmology Association 41. National Ophthalmology Congress , 321, Antalya, 2007.
93 In ptosis cases we have a technique of folding levator aponeurosis with an eight-shaped suture. Turkish Ophthalmology Association 42. National Ophthalmology Congress , 253, Antalya, 2008.
94 Acute improvement in optic disc pitting with medical treatment of advanced glaucoma in a young adult patient. Turkish Ophthalmology Association 42. National Ophthalmology Congress , 274, Antalya, 2008.
95 Short term results of selective laser trabeculoplasty with increased intraocular pressure control after trabeculectomy. Turkish Ophthalmology Association 42. National Ophthalmology Congress , 369, Antalya, 2008.
96 Unilateral orbital foreign body due to cranial firearm injury and a case with bilateral optic atrophy. Turkish Ophthalmology Association 43. National Ophthalmology Congress , 355, Antalya, 2009.
97 Diabetes Mellitus and sixth nerve palsy in a case of pituitary adenomas. Turkish Ophthalmology Association 43. National Ophthalmology Congress , 385, Antalya, 2009.
98 Congenital retinal macrovessel. Turkish Ophthalmology Association 43. National Ophthalmology Congress , 407, Antalya, 2009.
99 Ocular surface changes in the menstrual cycle. Turkish Ophthalmology Association 45. National Ophthalmology Congress , 324, Girne, 2011.
100 Six-month Experience of Presbyopia Correction with a Hybrid µ-monovision Approach in LASIK Using Multifocal Bi-aspheric Ablation Profiles’’, 19th ESCRS Winter Meeting, İstanbul, 2015.
101 Short-term Outcomes of Keratoconus Management with Wavefront-guided Normalization Combined with CXL Stabilization’’, XXXIV Congress of the ESCRS, Kopenhag, 2016.

BOOK TRANSLATIONS

1 Eye Pharmacology, Pharmacological Basis of Goodman & Gilman Treatment, Issue 63, 1707-1737, Nobel Tıp Kitabevi, Istanbul, 2009 (Goodman & Gilman’s Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics Ocular Pharmacology translation)
2 Interstitial Keratitis and Non-infectious Keratopathies, Cornea Atlas, Chapter 13, 221-223 and Chapter 14, 224-233, Cornea Atlas Third Edition, İnterstitial Keratitis and Noninfectious Keratopathy section translations).

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