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Dr Athena Roufas is a cataract, corneal and glaucoma specialist. She has extensive cataract surgery experience, including complex cataract removals for patients with uveitis, advanced or dense cataracts, angle-closure glaucoma and eye trauma, and those who have previously had a vitrectomy. Dr Roufas also treats a range of corneal conditions, with particular expertise in corneal transplantation, collagen cross-linking, pterygium surgery and dry eye. For patients with glaucoma, Dr Roufas specialises in surgical treatments such as trabeculectomy and glaucoma drainage devices.
Dr Roufas spent many years as a research fellow at the University of Sydney’s Save Sight Institute (Clinical Ophthalmology and Eye Health). Working within the Corneal and NSW Eye Bank Group, she investigated Wnt signalling pathways in keratoconus and herpes viruses. As part of the Uveitis and Inflammatory Eye Disease Group, she investigated the use of conjunctival anti-inflammatory treatment for patients with non-necrotising scleritis. More recently, Dr Roufas undertook research on an adhesive drug delivery technology for corneal and scleral wounds at the Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Institute for Medical Research in Sydney.
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