Dr Ramón Medel

  • A European reference in the handling of orbital disorders
  • Introduced the transconjuntival midface lifting in Europe
  • Forefather of the direct front flap and other eyelid techniques
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Ramón Medel

Professional career

He is a partner of IMO and lecturer in the Master’s Ophthalmic and Orbital Plastic Surgery Degree of the Institute of Ocular Microsurgery and the Faculty of Medicine of the Autonomous University of Barcelona.

He is specialised in medical and surgical treatment of eyelid and orbit pathologies and malpositions: surgery of orbital tumours, orbital reconstruction in thyroid orbitopathy, aesthetics of the eye (eyelids, eyebrows and periocular region) as well as in reconstruction of lacrimal tract disorders.

He was granted a Fellowship in Oculoplastic Surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, the United Kingdom (1995-1996) and was an observer in the Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Division of the Jules Stein Clinic at UCLA, Los Angeles (USA) in 2002.

He is an ophthalmologist in the Orbit and Oculoplastic Surgical Department at the Ciutat Sanitaria Vall d’Hebron (UAB). He is also Director of the Ophthalmic and Orbital Pathology Plastic Surgery doctorate course at the same centre.

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