European Board of Ophthalmology, EBO
THE STRONGEST OPHTHALMOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION, WHICH INCLUDES EXPERTS IN OPHTHALMOLOGY, IN EUROPE.
Your Content Goes HereIt was founded in London in 1992, as an ophthalmological subspecialty group, within EUROPEAN UNION of medical specialists (EUMS).
THE AIM OF THIS BOARD IS SUPERVISION OF EUROPEAN STANDARDS IN EDUCATION IN OPHTHALMOLOGY, and improvement of quality of ophthalmic trainings, educations and practice among Europe, which means that the ophthalmologists who passed this exam are qualified to work in every European country.
DELEGATES WHO BELONG TO THIS BOARD ARE THE MOST EMINENT OPHTHALMOLOGISTS IN EUROPE, CLINICAL PHYSICIANS AND ACADEMICIANS WITH REMARKABLE EXPERIENCE AND OPHTHALMOLOGICAL SKILLS IN SPECIAL FIELDS IN OPHTHALMOLOGY.
Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology, FEBO
is the title given for outstanding achievements in clinical practice end education in ophthalmology.
Those who hold the FEBO title are highly certified for being international examiners and ophthalmologists of the world highest rank.
SPECIAL HOSPITAL SVETI VID in its team has just the ophthalmology professionals and examiners of the highest world rank, who hold these titles.
For more than 22 years, this institution has set the new contemporary standards in the field of domestic ophthalmology, bringing new approaches and treatments – both surgical and diagnostics, as well as education of staff, at the highest level in world, according to the requests of contemporary ophthalmology.
Prof. MUDr. Pavel Rozsíval, CSc., FEBO
The department of refractive surgery, surgery in adults, and surgery of anterior segment, cataract and glaucoma is headed by Professor. Dr. Pavel Rozsival, Director of the Ophthalmology Clinic of the Charles University, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
President of the Czech Society of Ophthalmology for many years
Member of the Scientific Council of the Faculty of Medicine of the Charles University and Ministry of Health of Czech Republic
Member of leading international associations of ophthalmology, ESCRS (European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery), AAO (American Academy of Ophthalmology), ISRS (International Society of Refractive Surgery)
Member of the Board of IIC-Intraocular Implant Club. Among his numerous awards are THE HONOUR OF EXCELLENCE i THE GREAT MIND IN Ophthalmology.
He is the author of several hundreds of professional papers published in prestigious professional journals, with more than 700 professional speeches at domestic and international congresses, now with more than 40,000 surgeries in the eye, cataract operations in most complex cases frequently on the boundary of inoperability, restoring visual function in his patients, glaucoma surgeries, intraocular lens implantations, corneal transplantations, corneal surgeries, applications of excimer laser in dioptre corrections and in corneal therapies, corneal cross linking procedures in keratoconus.
He is particularly known for his contributions to the development of ophthalmology in the world, for which he has received many awards.
International Biographical Centers of England and New York have assessed him as one of extraordinary people of XX and XXI centuries, and awarded him Decree of Merits for Outstanding Contribution to Developments in Ophthalmology and Achievements in Medical Advance.
He has been cited in several editions of Who’s Who in the World.
Among his numerous awards in the world for outstanding achievements and innovations in contemporary ophthalmology, he has won the first prize of the International Congress on Innovative Medicine.
Since the foundation of Special Hospital Sveti Vid, he has been a member of the team, having contributed to the development of supreme, leading ophthalmology in the heart of Belgrade.
Prof. MUDr. Rudolf Autrata, MBA.
The Pediatric Ophthalmology Department is led by Prof. Dr Rudolf Autrata, PhD, MBA
Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of the Pediatric Ophthalmology Clinic of the Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.
President of the Czech Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.
Member of the Scientific Board of the Faculty of Medicine of the Masaryk University in Brno.
Outstanding member of leading international associations for pediatric ophthalmology.
From the very beginnings, he has been dedicated to pediatrics and pediatric ophthalmology, with doctoral theses in the field of the application of excimer laser for therapeutic and refractive purposes in preschool children with the aim to reduce amblyopia. He is one of the first doctors in the world who have started pioneering work almost two decades ago, in the struggle against amblyopia in young children, in special cases that generated amblyopia. For his contribution to the development of pediatric ophthalmology in the world, he has been awarded many times with numerous world awards among which is the FIRST PRIZE for a years-long study of the application of excimer laser in preschool children in special indications, aimed at reducing amblyopia.
Today, he is one of the most cited authors with several hundreds of publications in prestigious, high-indexed professional journals on the topic of pediatric eye problems and surgical solutions for different types of strabismus, scleroplasty surgery, congenital glaucoma, ptosis, tear duct surgery, refractive procedures in children, therapeutic procedures in the cornea (PTK, CCL) etc. In addition to the extraordinary significance of his work in the field of pediatric refractive surgery, Professor Dr. Rudolf Autrata, with his huge experience, solves in a superior manner various forms of complicated deviations of the eye (paralytic strabismus, strabismus in different syndromes, after tumor surgeries, etc.).
By joining the team of Sveti Vid, he has enabled the introduction of contemporary pediatric ophthalmology in this area, thus including Sveti Vid in the chain of few world pediatric highly specialized ophthalmology clinics that perform superior pediatric ophthalmology.
Professor – Consultant – Head of the Pediatric Ophthalmology Department of Special Hospital Sveti Vid, Belgrade, Serbia
Prof. MUDr. Šárka Pitrová, CSc., FEBO
MD, FEBO (Fellow of European Board of Ophthalmology)
Department of Ophthalmology at the Medical Faculty of Masaryk University Brno, CZ, Special Hospital Sveti Vid, Belgrade, Serbia.
A member of Sveti Vid team. She is among the world’s leading ophthalmologists together with Prof. Pavel Rozsival and Prof. Rudolf Autrata.
A great scholar and a great teacher, she has been sharing her enormous knowledge with medical students and young ophthalmologists over many years now.
As an erudite ophthalmologist, a very experienced surgeon and University teacher she is responsible for the education of both medical and post graduate students, teaching and examining for more than 20 years. She has educated a number of ophthalmic experts around the world.
Her scientific work has been presented in prestigious scientific meetings. A prominent researcher in many projects of the Government and Ministry of Health in the Czech Republic.
She has published a number of papers and participated in the writing of several textbooks for medical students as well as ophthalmology specialists.
Her main areas of concern in ophthalmology are anterior segment microsurgery, mainly cataract and glaucoma surgery and Femtolaser cataract microsurgery, reconstructive post-traumatic and plastic eye surgery. She has been performing phacoemulsification for over 25 years.
She is especially concerned with the diagnosis and surgical treatment of the most difficult glaucoma and cataract cases, successfully performing the latest techniques and technologies. She has been involved for many years now in the scientific research and development of new ophthalmic implants, especially in glaucoma cases (Ahmed implant, Ex- press, etc.).
With glaucoma problems, she uses complete comprehensive diagnostics, mainly relying upon her enormous clinical experience. In the treatment of glaucoma, various types of modern microsurgical techniques are used. Modified techniques, applied differently to suit every single case, give wonderful results. She is recognized in the world of ophthalmology as a person of great knowledge and skills to successfully perform very risky surgeries and save the rest of the vision in almost lost cases. She goes to the subtlest details in every single case she has in front of her.
She is the President of the Czech Ophthalmological Society, Vice President of the Society for Ambulatory Ophthalmology, Czech representative at the EBO (European Board of Ophthalmology), member of ASCRS, ESCRS, EGS, WGS and AAO.
Prof. Dr Bereczki Arpad
Vitreoretinal and refractive surgeon
Professor of Ophthalmology
Affiliated with the Department of Ophthalmology at the Faculty of Medicine, Semmelweis University, Budapest
Member of the team of experts of SVETI VID HOSPITAL, Belgrade
An outstanding vitreoretinal surgeon with numerous publications in professional journals and noted presentations at international congresses on vitreoretinal surgery.
He deals with the problems of the retina and the vitreous body of the eye globe (vitreoretinal surgery), with a special interest in macular problems, performing extraordinary macular surgery.
With his huge surgical experience he has achieved fantastic results in vitreomacular surgery and in solving macular problems, inoperable until recently (macular hole, macular pucker – epiretinal membrane, vitreomacular traction syndrome etc.).
He is among the first doctors in Europe who have started to apply minimally invasive vitreoretinal surgery with 25-gauge and 23-gauge instrumentation, meaning a special comfort for the patient: a vitreoretinal surgery without stitches, with fast recovery, resembling anterior segment surgery, and excellent postoperative results.
Working as an anterior segment surgeon as well as vitreoretinal surgeon, he is one of the first doctors who have started to apply combined surgery of cataract and vitrectomy (phaco-vitrectomy), which is particularly significant for solving the problems of diabetic retinopathies and cataracts, as a less invasive procedure using gas tamponade (one surgery), as well as silicon oil tamponade in advanced cases.
In severe cases of diabetic retinopathy, he applies bilateral vitreoretinal surgery, if necessary.
In the treatment of the macula he uses extensive diagnostic and therapeutic techniques, such as the performance of PDT therapy guided with 3D OCT monitoring, and the application of antiVEGF intravitreally, with excellent postoperative results.
He participates in educational programmes for vitreoretinal surgeons all over the world. Between September 1996 and May 1997 he worked at the Retina Department of the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary at Harvard Medical School in Boston, where he was involved mainly in research regarding the mechanism of neovascularization.
He is a member of the Hungarian Medical Chamber and of the Hungarian Association of Ophthalmologists, European and American Society of Vitreoretinal surgeons (EU Retina, EVRS, AVRS), AAO (American Academy of Ophthalmology) etc.
He was the head of the Ophthalmology Department of “Petz Aladar” County Teaching Hospital, Győr Hungary. Affiliated professor of ophthalmology at the Faculty of Medicine at the Semmelweis University, Budapest.
He is a true member of the team of experts of Sveti Vid Hospital, Belgrade
Prof. Dr Jozsef Ferenc Gyory
For more than 30 years working in ophthalmology. Especially devoted to posterior segment eye surgery – vitreoretinal and macular surgery and anterior segment surgery, as well – cataract surgery (phacoemulsification), refractive lens surgery (PC and Phakic IOLs), combined anterior and posterior eye surgery in one act – phacovitrectomy.
He insists on entirely studious approach and precise surgical procedure. In different cases of posterior segment impairments (retinal detachment, diabetic retinopathy, trauma of the eye, vitreomacular surgery,…).
For many years involved in research of retinal and macular disorders – medical retina. He is working on research and improvement of diagnostics and therapeutic procedures in solving macular impairments, which are not surgically treated.
During his long-lasting praxis, he has been working as assistant professor of ophthalmology on medical faculty on Semmelweis University in Budapest; as head of department of clinic of ophthalmology in Municipal Hospital of Veszprem, Hungary; as Senior Retinal Fellow in Sydney Eye Hospital, Australia.
He is working in Special Hospital SVETI VID.
Prof.Gyory is the author of numerous paper presentations of international congresses, publications in high-indexed ophthalmic magazines in the field of vitreoretinal, macular and cataract surgery.
He is a member of Hungarian Society of Ophthalmogists, Hungarian Medical Chamber, AAO-American Academy of Ophthalmology, American and European Society of Vitreoretinal Surgeons (AVRS, EVRS), European Retina Society (EURETINA) etc.