19 Mar 13 TODAY – Cornea surgery by Singaporean specialist a groundbreaking success

A/Prof Leonard Ang, Singapore eye specialist, performed a groundbreaking surgery to restore vision in two blind children. The highly specialised and complex eye reconstruction operation is known as the Paediatric Boston Keratoprosthesis (KPro), and this can give children better results over conventional cornea transplants for paediatric and complex cornea blinding conditions.