THE INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION
Professor Franz Josef Steinkogler, a member of the Vienna Medical Association visited the SI “Filatov Institute of NAMS of Ukraine” from February 14 -16, 2018. Professor Franz Josef Steinkogler met with the director of the Filatov Institute, professor N.V. Pasyechnikova and A.R. The Korol, MD, PhD: professor Steinkogler was acquainted with the main present directions of the Filatov Institute's activities.
Also professor Steinkogler with professor N. F. Bobrova (head of the Department of Pediatric Ophthalmopathology Dept) took part in the examination of children with operated congenital ptosis and congenital anophthalmus.
Professor Steinkogler gave a lecture on the method of probing and draining the lacrimal pathway at congenital dacryocystitis in children of the first years of their life.
Professor Steinkogler was present in the department of ophthalmooncology during surgery, performed by the head of the department, professor A . P. Maletskiy. All patients were examined by both specialists before surgery.
Professor Steinkogler, after joint patient’s consultations, marked the high level of ophthalmological care of the staff of the Filatov Institute with patients with severe pathology of the organ of vision. According to the guest‘s words from Vienna, he received a warm welcome at the institute!