History

The Visual Health Research Center has been started in 2017 under the supervision of Semnan University of Medical Sciences with observance of research ethics. The center intends to use the knowledge, abilities and capabilities available in Iran and other countries in the field of ophthalmology to take effective steps to meet the current and future needs of the country in the field of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases.

 

 

 

 

Goals

  • Conducting basic epidemiological and clinical research in the field of visual sciences, training of specialized human resources;
  • Increasing the level of public awareness of eye diseases; National and international cooperation

 

 

Research priorities

  • Basic epidemiological and clinical researches in the field of visual sciences
  • Designing research processes related to eye diseases

 

 

Features and capabilities

Number of Persian / Latin specialized books at least 100 volumes

Specialized laboratory with OCT equipment, pentacam, Slit Lamp

 

 

Articles

  • Intrastromal corneal ring segment implantation (Keraring 355º) in patients with pellucid marginal corneal degeneration. Asian Journal of Ophthalmology
  • Preoperative factors influencing postoperative outcomes from MyoRing implantation in keratoconus Clinical and Experimental Optometry
  • Amniotic Membrane Extract Eye Drop Promotes Limbal Stem Cell Proliferation and Corneal Epithelium Healing.
  • A Study of Corneal Biomechanics in Delayed-Onset Mustard Gas Keratopathy Compared to Cases With Corneal Scarring and Normal Corneas
  • Comparison of the MyoRing implantation depth by mechanical dissection using PocketMaker microkeratome versus Melles hook via AS-OCT
  • Intrastromal corneal ring segment implantation (Keraring 355º) in patients with pellucid marginal corneal degeneration. Asian Journal of Ophthalmology
  • Full-ring Intrastromal Corneal Implantation for Correcting High Myopia in Patients with Severe Keratoconus,
  • MyoRing Implantation in Keratoconic Patients: 3 years Follow -up Data
  • LASEK for the correction of hyperopia with mitomycinC using SCHWIND AMARIS excimer laser: one – year follow-up
  • Preliminary results of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery in a private clinic in Iran
  • Transepithelial Photorefractive Keratectomy for Low to Moderate Myopia in Comparison with Conventional Photorefractive Keratectomy
  • Effects of intravitreal injection of bevacizumab with or without anterior chamber paracentesis
  • Monsoon and primary acute angle closure in Malaysia
  • Keratoconus treatment using femtosecondassisted  intrastromal corneal graft (FAISCG) surgery: a case series.

 

 

Members of the center

Name

Degree/ Major

Khosrow Jadidi

Fellowship, Ophtalmology

Hossein Aghamolaei

MD, Medical Biotechnology

Fatemeh Heydari

MD, Ophtalmology

Farhad Nejat

MD, Ophtalmology

Seyed Ali Asghar Mosavi

MD, Ophtalmology

 

Head of the center
Khosrow Jadidi
khosrow.jadidi@yahoo.com