Master in Anterior Segment


10 January 2025


12 meses




10.575 €


This programme is aimed at ophthalmologists with some previous experience and interested in acquiring specialized knowledge in Anterior Segment.

The selected students will participate in both theoretical and practical aspects of daily practice. They will also have 90 practicums in the Wetlab included in the training programme (additional practicums will have a supplementary charge).


The evaluation of the student will be done on a continuous basis, by means of a rotation established with each of the specialists in the department. Attendance and participation in the drafting, review and/or monitoring of clinical guidelines are compulsory.


The registration fee is € 10.525. It must be paid by bank transfer.


General principles:

  • Patient examination in consultation rooms.
  • Performance of supplementary tests.
  • Assistance in surgeries.
  • Emergency care
  • Participation in research work.
  • Presence and participation in teaching activities.
  • Participation in all training sessions offered by Grupo Miranza for its specialists.
  • Participation in the preparation and monitoring of clinical guidelines.


  • Diagnostic methods.
  • Basic tests for the examination of corneal pathologies.
  • Clinical cases: presentation and assessment, treatment schemes.
  • Refractive surgery, Lasik, phakic lenses, intracorneal procedures.
  • Indications and contraindications.
  • Early and late postoperative complications of refractive surgery.
  • Lamellar and/or penetrating keratoplasty.
  • Keratoprosthesis.
  • Limbal surgery.
  • Types of transplants.
  • Outpatient consultation.
  • Collection of documentation for research and publications.

Crystalline lens:

  • Opacities and malformations.
  • Artificial implants.
  • Basic tests for the diagnosis and treatment of cataract: biometry, contrast sensitivity.
  • Macular function tests.
  • Topography.
  • Biometry in special situations.
  • Clinical cases: presentation and assessment.
  • Intraocular lenses: surgical techniques.
  • Phacoemulsification technique.
  • Cataract surgery in special cases: diabetic retinopathy, indications and contraindications.
  • Femtosecond laser assisted surgery.


  • General concepts: glaucomatous optic neuropathy.
  • Anatomy and physiology of the cameral angle, ciliary body, dynamics and aqueous humour elimination pathways.
  • Intraocular pressure, method of quantification.
  • Intraocular pressure and glaucoma.
  • Diagnosis of glaucoma: early detection. Basic tests for glaucoma detection: visual fields.
  • Technique and interpretation.
  • Other diagnostic and follow-up methods.
  • Pharmacology: agents, pharmacodynamics, side effects.
  • Combination.
  • General principles of treatment.
  • Surgical treatment.
  • Perforating techniques.
  • Non-perforating techniques.
  • Clinical cases: presentation and assessment.
  • Other non-surgical treatments for glaucoma.
  • Outpatient consultation.
  • Collection of documentation for research and publications.


Introduction to the methodology of


  • Introduction to the methodology of research.
  • Drafting of research protocols.
  • Institutions and documentation for the Presentation of projects research to ethics committees and regulators.
  • Analysis of results and dissemination.
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