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Maria Gessa

Dr. Maria Gessa MD, PhD

Profession:
Ophthalmologist
Subspecialty:
Cornea
Company / Organization:
MARIA GESSA
Job Title:
SPECIALIST PHYSICIAN
Medical School:
VIRGEN MACARENA UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, SEVILLE
Residency Program:
VIRGEN MACARENA UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, SEVILLE
Location:
SEVILLE, Spain
Society:
Spanish Society of Ophthalmology
Contact Information:
8, DIEGO DE LA BARRERA st
SEVILLE, SPAIN
Spain 41013
Phone: 0034677695051
Email: mariagessasorroche@gmail.com

Birthdate:13th June, 1981. 35 years old. Married, two children ( 5 and 3 years old)
Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Seville (1999-2005)
Distinction 12,13 Highlights, 23 Notables
Medical degree of advanced studies for Research in ocular pathology:"Relationship between intraocular pressure and myopia in children," 2010. Department of Surgery Pathology. University of Seville
Doctor Cum Laude in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Seville.Title : "Epidemiology of headache in ophthalmology " . 05/08/2015
English level c1
Work experience:
• Specialist in Ophthalmology. Virgen Macarena University Hospital, Seville.
Orbital and Oculoplastic unit
Ocular Surface and Cornea unit, responsible of keratoplasties and Boston keratoprosthesis.
Ocular Oncology Unit in adults and pediatric .
Since 2010
• Medical Specialist in Ophthalmology Hospital Viamed St. Angela de la Cruz. Seville. Since 2012
• Intensive external training in Hospital de Cruces (Vizcaya, Spain) and Clinical-Surgical Institute of Ophthalmology, Bilbao. Ocular Surface Unit , Cornea . clinical management and keratoplasty surgery , keratoprosthesis and complex reconstruction of the ocular surface. Dr. Etxebarria Ecenarro supervision . 2009
• Training in Ophthalmology . Virgen Macarena University Hospital .Seville. 2006-2010
Research Activity:
• Principal Investigator " clinical trial phase III , parallel group , randomized , placebo-controlled , double-blind , multicenter study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of administration of tocilizumab in patients diagnosed with thyroid orbitopathy (OT ) moderate to severe or threatening sight, who have not adequately responded to treatment with intravenous corticosteroid pulse " protocol code : TCL- 2010-01 GRC- Sponsor: Foundation Ramon Dominguez . 2013
• Research collaborator " VEGF Trap Eye: Investigation of Efficacy and Safety in Wet AMD" . multicenter clinical trial. 2008-2009
• Research collaborator " Ranibizumab and Bevacizumab comparison in the treatment of retinal vein thrombosis " multicenter clinical trial . 2011-2014
Scientist publications:
• Complete Books:
• "Radiology applied to ophthalmology." ISBN 978-8493926-182-0
• "Basic Dictionary of Ophthalmology". ISBN 978-8493926-175-0
• Book chapters:
• "Advanced therapies retinal pathology." Chapter 7: Clinical Trials in retinal cell therapy. ISBN: 978-84-89085-59-6
• "Current treatment of scarring keratoconjunctivitis". Chapter 5: Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis, erythema multiforme, epidermolysis blebs, dermatitis herpetiformis. ISBN: 978-84-89085-58-9
• "Current treatment of scarring keratoconjunctivitis". Chapter 20: keratoprosthesis. ISBN: 978-84-89085-58-9
• "The retina case to case.Tomo II". Chapter 22: spontaneous lens dislocation into the vitreous cavity. Editorial Glosa. ISBN: 978-84-7429-400-2
• "Protocols in Ophthalmology Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena. Volume I ". Chapter 1: Conjunctivitis. Phoenix Editorial. ISBN: 978-84-612-0804-3
• "Protocols in Ophthalmology Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena. Volume I ". Chapter 6: Lens. Phoenix Editorial. ISBN: 978-84-612-0804-3
• "Surgical Hospital of San Lazaro Protocols". Chapter 9: Surgical Technique. Glaucoma surgery. ISBN: 978-84-612-0795-4
• "Surgical Hospital of San Lazaro Protocols". Chapter 10: keratoplasties. Glaucoma surgery. ISBN: 978-84-612-0795-4
• "Surgical Hospital of San Lazaro Protocols". Chapter 11: Surgical technique.Vitrectomy. ISBN: 978-84-612-0795-4
3  • "Protocols in volume II Ophthalmology. Practical Guide Ophthalmology Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena ". Chapter 1. Phoenix Editorial. ISBN: 978-84-940056-6-4 Date: October 2013.
• "Protocols in volume II Ophthalmology. Practical Guide Ophthalmology Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena ". Chapter 4. Phoenix Editorial. ISBN: 978-84-940056-6-4 Date: October 2013.
• "Protocols in volume II Ophthalmology. Practical Guide Ophthalmology Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena ". Chapter5. Phoenix Editorial. ISBN: 978-84-940056-6-4 Date: October 2013.
• Journal articles :
• "Delayed Boston keratoprosthesis exchange due to a preceding vitreoretinal surgery intraoperative With choroidal detachment ." Ophthalmologica.Vol.235 , No 1 , 2015
• Artículos en revistas:
• "Delayed Boston Keratoprosthesis Exchange due to a preceding vitreoretinal surgery with intraoperative choroidal detachment". Ophthalmologica.Vol.235, No 1, 2015
• "Queratopigmentacion quirúrgica intraestromal con tatuaje para tinta cutáneo". Archivos de la Sociedad Española de Oftalmología. 2014, Jul 89(7):286-9
• "Cirugía exerética y reparadora de linfangioma orbitario anterior" Revista Mexicana de Oftalmología. ISNN 0187-4529. 2013; 87:183-7
• Presentations in Congresses :
• Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Seville , 26.9.2015 . " Current treatment of scarring keratoconjunctivitis"
• Congress of the Andalusian Society of Endocrinology . Cadiz, 11.08.2013 . " Thyroid orbitopathy "
• XLVI Congress of the Andalusian Society of Ophthalmology. Cadiz. . 1/25/2014 " ptosis : diagnosis and treatment "
Free papers presented in congress:
 • "Secondary orbital leiomyosarcoma radiation therapy in pediatric patients." Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Bilbao, 10.3.2014
• "Optic Neuropathy alcoholic. Casual finding in a patient with arrhythmia "Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Bilbao, 10.3.2014
• "Giant Cavernous hemangioma". XXIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Ocular Plastic and Orbital Surgery. Granada, 06/05/2014
• "Recurrence of melanoma of the lacrimal sac". XXIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Ocular Plastic and Orbital Surgery. Granada, 06/05/2014
• "Atypical cyst tail eyebrow pilomatricoma". XXIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Ocular Plastic and Orbital Surgery. Granada, 06/05/2014
• "Diagnosing Hodgkin lymphoma systemic No paceinte with conjunctival injury." XXIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Ocular Plastic and Orbital Surgery. Granada, 06/05/2014
• "Surgical treatment of blepharospasm." XXIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Ocular Plastic and Orbital Surgery. Granada, 06/05/2014
• "Complete reconstruction of the upper eyelid, what technique to use?". XXIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Ocular Plastic and Orbital Surgery. Granada, 06/05/2014
• "Cerebrospinal fluid in orbital exoneration surgery: intraoperative management." XXIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Ocular Plastic and Orbital Surgery. Granada, 06/05/2014
• "Ligneous Conjunctivitis after surgery eyelid retraction ladder graft donor." XXIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Ocular Plastic and Orbital Surgery. Granada, 06/05/2014
• "Repair sd. orbitopalpebral upper groove of polyethylene implant. " XXIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Ocular Plastic and Orbital Surgery. Granada, 06/05/2014
• "Orbital myositis an entity to consider." IV Iberoamerican Congress of Orbit and Oculoplasty. Lisbon, 03.13.2014
• "Eyelid Surgery Mohs in tumor pathology." IV Iberoamerican Congress of Orbit and Oculoplasty. Lisbon, 03.13.2014
• "Rapid onset of bilateral vision loss by pylocitic astrocytoma." XXXI European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Amsterdam, 9 / October 2013.
• "Non-Hodgkin lymphoma diagnosed through subconjunctival mass". XXXI European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Amsterdam 9 / October 2013.
• "Removal Surgery intraorbital knife. reality or fiction?". 89th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. The Gran Canarian palms. 28 / September 2013.
• "Cavernous sinus syndrome in cancer patients." 89th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. The Gran Canarian palms. 28 / September 2013.
• "Bullas as epithelial keratopathy microcystic debut Cogan successfully treated with debridement epithelial and stromal micropuncture". Course XXI Pan American Association of Ophthalmology and the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Santiago de Compostela. 26 and 27 / April 2013.
• "ophthalmologic complications of Encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis". Course XXI Pan Pan American Association of Ophthalmology and the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Santiago de Compostela. 26 and 27 / April 2013.
• "Mohs micrographic surgery with reconstruction lamellar basal cell carcinoma infiltrative palpebral". Course XXI Pan Pan American Association of Ophthalmology and the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Santiago de Compostela. 26 and 27 / April 2013.
• "previous orbital lymphangioma surgery: 1 year follow-up" xxi Course of the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology and the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Santiago de Compostela. 26 and 27 / April 2013.
• "Bernardino sign in idiopathic posterior scleritis" xxi Course of the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology and the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Santiago de Compostela. 26 and 27 / April 2013.
• "Tattoo on corneal band keratopathy secondary to severe glaucoma terminal". Course XXI Pan Pan American Association of Ophthalmology and the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Santiago de Compostela. 26 and 27 / April 2013.
• "systemic lymphoma not diffuse large cell from conjunctival diagnosed Hodgkin injury". 88th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Barcelona, ​​29 / September 2012.
• "pilocytic astrocytoma of optic chiasm presentation in adulthood." 88th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Barcelona, ​​29 / September 2012.
• "Severe fungal keratitis by aspergillus". XXX European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Milan, 9 / September 2012.
• Surgery of lens dislocation to vitreous chamber ". XXX European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Milan, 9 / September 2012.
• "Surgery previous orbital lymphangioma" XXII Congress of the Spanish Soceidad Plastic Surgery Ocular and Orbital. Badajoz15 / June 2012
• "basal cell carcinoma Resection with Infiltrating palpebral reconstruction by flaps lamellar periosteal myocutaneous orbital and rotational malar" XXII Congress of the Spanish Soceidad Plastic Surgery Ocular and Orbital. Badajoz. 15 / June 2012
• "penetrating trauma with a knife" XXII Congress of the Spanish Soceidad Plastic Surgery Ocular and Orbital. Badajoz. 15 / June 2012
• "About a case of orbital myositis" XXII Congress of the Spanish Soceidad Plastic Surgery Ocular and Orbital. Badajoz. 15 / June 2012
• "cicatricial entropion surgery: Technical deVolaro" XXII Congress of the Spanish Soceidad Plastic Surgery Ocular and Orbital. Badajoz. 15 / June 2012
• "About a case of idiopathic posterior scleritis," 27th Congress Spanish Society of Refractive Surgery Ocular Implant-. Seville. 23 / May 2011
• "Descematocele as a late complication of cataract surgery" the 27th Congress Spanish Society of Refractive Surgery Ocular Implant-. Seville. 23 / May 2011
• "severe keratitis in nursing" the 27th Congress Spanish Society of Refractive Eye Surgery Impanto. Seville. 23 / May 2011
• "Surgical treatment of ocular prosthesis exhibition" 29th Pan American Congress of Ophthalmology. Buenos Aires. 9 / July 2011.
• "severe corneal abscess by Pseudomonas aeruginosa in infant 5 months," 87th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Barcelona, ​​22 / in September 2011.
• "Treatment of exposure of ocular prosthesis." XXI Congress of the Spanish Soceidad Plastic Surgery Ocular and Orbital. The Gran Canarian palms. 16 / June 2011
• "Surgical treatment of benign essential blefarespasmo" XXI Congress of the Spanish Soceidad Plastic Surgery Ocular and Orbital. The Gran Canarian palms. 16 / June 2011
• "Treatment of ocular prosthesis exposure through new surgical technique" XIX Pan Course of the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology and the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Santiago de Compostela. 9 / April 2011.
• "Conservative treatment of cellulitis postvitrectomía by methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus" XIX Pan Course of the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology and the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Santiago de Compostela. 9 / April 2011.
• "Surgical treatment of benign essential blepharospasm" XIX Pan Course of the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology and the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Santiago de Compostela. 9 / April 2013.
• cavernous sinus syndrome "86th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Barcelona. 25 / September 2010
8  • Ophthalmological manifestations of late diagnosis in context of Sturge-Weber "Congress of the Andalusian Society of Ophthalmology syndrome. Cordova. 23 / January 2010
• "ocular ischemic syndrome". Congress of the Andalusian Society of Ophthalmology. Cordova. 23 / January 2010
• "severe fungal keratitis treated successfully." 84th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Seville. 26 / September 2008

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