Rudalevicius Paulius, MD, PhD, FEBO, eye surgeon

Rudalevicius Paulius, MD, PhD, FEBO, eye surgeon

Field: Adult | Specialization: Ophtalmologists (Eye Diseases)

Foreign languages: Russian, English

Education

2009-2014 Clinical and Research Fellowship at National Eye Institute, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences. Defended Doctoral Dissertation about Implantation of Different Multifocal Intraocular Lenses. Awarded with PhD degree.
2009 passed the European Board of Ophthalmology Exams. Awarded with international FEBO degree.
2006-2009 Residency in Ophthalmology. National Eye Institute, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences.
2005 Medical Doctor. Vilnius University, Lithuania.

Professional Experience

A specialist of catract and refractive surgery.
A disciple of professor Vytautas Jasinskas, the microsurgeon ophtalmologist well-known  in Lithuania and internationally.
Trained at the Massachussets Eye and Ear Infirmary of Harvard University in Boston, one of the five famous hospitals in the field.
As an ophtalmologist rendered non-refundable aid treating patients in North India.

A volunteer  ophtalmologist microsurgeon of charity organisation „Mercy Ships“ having restored vision for several hundreds patients of low income countries in West Africa.

2013 – till now  Chief Ophthalmologist at Medical Diagnostic and Treatment Center. Performing cataract, glaucoma, LASIK surgeries, retina laser treatments, YAG capsulotomies.
2011 – till now Ophthalmologist at Mercy Ships. Worked in Guinea, Sierra Leone, Congo performing manual small incision cataract surgeries, cataract surgeries in children, YAG laser capsulotomies and iridectomies.
2011 Clinical Observer and Clinical Project Fellow. Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Universety of Heidelberg, Germany.
2010–2012 Chief Ophthalmologist at New Vision Eye Clinic, Vilnius, Lithuania, performing cataract, LASIK, cornea cross-linking surgeries, retina laser photocoagulation, YAG laser capsulotomies and iridectomies.
2009–2015 Ophthalmologist at National Eye Institute, Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kaunas Clinics, Lithuania, performing cataract, cornea and glaucoma surgeries.
2009–2010 Cataract surgeon at Khairabad Eye Hospital, Kanpur, India, performing over 150 phaco and small incision cataract surgeries.
2009 Clinical Observer at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, in the Glaucoma and Cataract Service.
2008 Clinical Observer and Clinical Project Fellow. Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA.
2006– 2009 Resident in ophthalmology at Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania. Worked at  Paediatric Ophthalmology Department,  at Anterior Segment Ophthalmology Department and at Vitreoretinal Department.
2006 Internship in General Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Vilnius University Hospital, Vilnius, Lithuania.
2005 Internship in Paediatrics and Internal Medicine. Vilnius University Hospital, Vilnius, Lithuania.

Training

Surgical training courses:

2015 Aniticytokine laser vision correction. Professor M. Camellin, Italy, 1 week.
2015 Intraocular correction of presbyopia of the pseudophakic eye. Professor M. Camellin, Italy, 1 week.
2015 Toric intraocular lens implantation. International theoretical and practical training course. Switzerland, 1 week.
2014 Attended endoscopic anterior segment of the eye surgery training under eye surgeon Prof. J. Szaflik, Poland.
2013 Attended children cataract surgery training under cataract surgeon prof. G. Strauss, USA.
2012 Attended Course - Phaco: Management of Complications Training Course. Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Prague, Czech Republic.
2011 Attended INTACTS Surgical Skills Training Course, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Vienna, Austria.
2010 Clinical Training of WaveLight Allegretto Eximer Laser Systems and Diagnostic Equipment, Vilnius, Lithuania.
2010 Clinical Training with photocoagulation laser system GYC-1000 and YAG laser YC – 1800, Vilnius, Lithuania.
2009 Attended training course - International Cataract Course 2009, Vinohrady Teaching Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic.
2009 Attended workshop – Cataract Hands on Training. Uppsala, Sweden.
2008 Attended course Refractive Surgery Training Course; European Refractive Center of Excellence, Munich, Germany.
2008 Attended workshop – Cataract Training; completed a hands-on training for cataract surgery basis level, Uppsala, Sweden.
2008 Attended LASIK Surgical Skills Training Course, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Barcelona, Spain.
2007 Attended course - Basic Microsurgical Skills and Phacoemulsification Course, The Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, UK.

Ophthalmology courses:

2008 Attended courses at 12th Winter Refractive Surgery Meeting of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Refractive Surgery Didactic Course. LASIK Surgical Skills Training Course. Barcelona, Spain.
2007 Attended course at the Conference of Lithuanian Ophthalmologists. Extensive Course on the Artisan IOL. Palanga, Lithuania.
2007 Attended course – 5th LECOP Diabetic Course, Department of Ophthalmology, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic.
2006 Attended course – The 1st EGS European Residents Glaucoma Course, Geneva, Switzerland.

Publications, presentations

  1. Implantation of multifocal toric intraocular lens: patient selection and postoperative outcomes. Research-to-practice conference of the Lithuanian Society of Ophthalmologists “Topicalities of the pediatric and adult ophthalmology”. Vilnius, 2015.
  2. Implantation of different multifocal intraocular lenses: vision quality and patient satisfaction correlations with personal characteristics. Lithuanian ophthalmology. 2014, vol. 13, No 3 (45), p. 16-23.
  3. Results on the Comparison of Visual Function Outcomes With Four Different Multifocal Intraocular Lenses. Journal of  Theory and Practice in Medicine, 2014;20(1):48-58.
  4. Influence of +3.00 D and +4.00 D Near Addition on Functional Outcomes of a Refractive Multifocal Intraocular Lens Model. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 2013, Vol. 39, Issue 3, p. 350-357.
  5. Keratoprosthesis Surgery as an Alternative to Keratoplasty. Medicina, 2013;49(6):291-299.
  6. Secondary Cataract and Neodymium:YAG Laser Capsulotomy. Journal of Theory and Practice in Medicine, 2010, vol.14, No. 1. p. 36-40.
  7. Evaluation of Structural and Functional Changes in Glaucoma Patients. Journal of Theory and Practice in Medicine, 2008 (ISSN 1392-1312), vol.14, No. 1. p. 93-98.
  8. Intermediate Visual Acuity with Four Different Multifocal Intraocular Lenses. Congress of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, 2014, London.
  9. Skirtingų daugiažidininių intraokulinių lęšių įtaka regėjimui. VI nacionalinė doktorantų mokslinė konferencija „Mokslas – sveikatai“, 2013, Kaunas.
  10. Managing patient expectations with different multifocal IOLs. XXX Nordic congress of ophthalmology, 2012, Helsinki.
  11. Role of Boston type I Keratoprosthesis in Elimination of Corneal Blindness. XXX Nordic congress of ophthalmology. Helsinki, 2012.
  12. Influence of Different Near Addition on Functional Outcomes of Refractive Multifocal IOL Model. Congerss of American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, 2012, Chicago, USA.
  13. Clinical Outcomes in Children after LASIK. Congress of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, 2012, Prague.
  14. Functional Results Following Bilateral Implantation of the M-flex 630F Multifocal Intraocular Lens. Congress of European Society of Ophthamology, 2011, Geneva.
  15. Functional Results Following Bilateral Implantation of the TECNIS ZMB00 Multifocal Intraocular Lens. Congress of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, 2011, Vienna.
  16. Determining the Best Pentacam EKR Zone for IOL Power Calculations in Post-refractive Patients. Presented at ARVO 2009, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA.

Affiliations

Member of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
Member of American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
Fellow of European Board of Ophthalmology.
Member of Lithuanian Society of Eye Doctors.

Other

Fields of interest:
Cataracts, multifocal IOLs, MSICS, LASIK, corneal cross-linking, penetrating keratoplasty, keratoprostheses, glaucoma.

Registration:

You can find us

V. Grybo g. 32A, 10318 Vilnius, Lithuania

Working

I-V: 7 a.m.–8 p.m.
VI: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

Registration:

You can find us

V. Grybo g. 32A, 10318 Vilnius, Lithuania

Working

I-V: 7 a.m.–8 p.m.
VI: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.
Consultation and registration +370 698 00000
Medicinos diagnostikos ir gydymo centras
V. Grybo g. 32, A
Vilnius, Vilniaus apskritis LT-10318 Lietuva

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