Mr Jay Dermott

Manager, Optegra Eye Sciences

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Mr Jay Dermott is a registered optometrist with over 20 years clinical and academic experience from various roles including a senior management position for a leading surgical vision correction company in the UK.  Jay has extensive experience in training and coaching and in outcomes and company data analysis, with a special interest in wavefront-guided laser eye surgery. He contributes to distance learning courses in refractive surgery at the University of Ulster and Aston University for qualified opticians, optometrists and ophthalmologists He is Eye Sciences Manager at Optegra and a Senior Lecturer at City and Islington College, London.

  • Dermott J: Zyoptix Wavefront-guided LASIK and LASEK for myopia: evaluation & comparison of medium-term outcomes – 6 minute free paper, XXIV Congress of the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons, London, September 2006
  • Dermott J: Outcomes with the Bausch & Lomb 217z100 Zyoptix LASIK Wavefront advanced personalized treatment algorithm – 6 minute free paper, XXV Congress of the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons, Stockholm, September 2007
  • Dermott J : All-Laser LASIK in a High-Volume Laser Vision Chain; Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today Europe, January 2008
  • Dermott J : Wavefront LASIK with the Zyoptix Platform for Hyperopia – 6 minute free paper, ESCRS Winter Meeting, Barcelona, February 2008
  • Dermott J : Wavefront LASIK with the Zyoptix Platform for Mixed Astigmatism – poster, ESCRS Winter Meeting, Barcelona 2008
  • Wevill M, Dermott J: Comparison of Outcomes Between Thin-Flap LASIK and LASEK in a Multi-Surgeon, Multi-Centre Large Prescription-Matched Study – Femtosecond LASIK symposium, St Moritz, March 2008
  • Perera S, Dermott J : Patient Satisfaction In Monovision Refractive Treatment – 6 minute free paper, American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons, Chicago
  • Dermott J : Comparison of outcomes between Bausch & Lomb Advanced Personalized Treatment and standard Wavefront LASIK treatment for myopia – 6 minute free paper, XXVI Congress of the ESCRS, Berlin, September 2008
  • Dermott J, Cherry PMH : Comparison of LASIK flap complications between microkeratome and femtosecond LASIK in a high-volume study – 6 minute free paper, XXVI Congress of the ESCRS, Berlin, September 2008
  • Dermott J: Six Sigma and Outcomes Analysis, Presentation, British Society for Refractive Surgery Annual Scientific Meeting, Birmingham, July 2009
  • Dermott J : Conversion to all-laser LASIK in a high-volume corporate practice: one year results – 6 minute free paper, XXVII Congress of the ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2009
  • Dermott J : Does acuity recording in VAR and a computerized notes system lead to effective data analysis? – 6 minute free paper, XXVII Congress of the ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2009
  • Dermott J : Postoperative course & outcome quality of eyes experiencing flap complications – Poster, XXVII Congress of the ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2009
  • Wevill M, Dermott J : Outcomes of eyes which develop intracameral bubbles during femtosecond LASIK – Poster, XXVII Congress of the ESCRS, Barcelona, September 2009
  • Dermott J: Early results with an aspheric Wavefront guided algorithm for the correction of myopia – invited speaker, Bausch & Lomb symposium, American Academy of Ophthalmology, San Francisco, October 2009
  • Dermott J : Aspheric Wavefront guided LASIK for the correction of myopia – invited speaker, Technolas PerfectVision International Symposium, ASCRS Congress, Boston, March 2010
  • Dermott J : Aspheric Wavefront LASIK results analysis  – 6 minute paper, ESCRS Winter Meeting, Budapest, February 2010
  • Wevill M, Dermott J: Outcome Quality of Eyes Experiencing Flap Complications with the AMO Intralase Femtosecod Laser – 6 minute paper, XXVIII Congress of the ESCRS, Paris, September 2010
  • Perera S, Dermott J: Zyoptix® treatment for hypermetropia:
  • Study of Residual Prescription – 6 minute paper, XXVIII Congress of the ESCRS, Paris, September 2010
  • Dermott J : A personalized aspheric treatment for myopia : Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today Europe, October 2010, http://bmctoday.net/crstodayeurope/2010/10/article.asp?f=feature-story-a-personalized-aspheric-treatment-for-myopia
  • Dermott J : Quality of Vision after Aspheric Wavefront LASIK – Poster, ESCRS Winter Meeting, Istanbul February 2011
  • Dermott J : A new femtosecond laser treatment for presbyopia – 3 minute paper, ESCRS Winter Meeting, Istanbul February 2011
  • Dermott J : Results of a Femtosecond laser method treatment for the correction of presbyopia – 6 minute paper, ASCRS Congress, San Diego, April 2011
  • Dermott J, Cherry P : Vector outcomes of consecutive Zyoptix laser treatments for astigmatism in excess of 4.00 dioptres – 6 minute paper, XXIX Congress of the ESCRS, Vienna, September 2011
  • Wevill M, Dermott J : Refractive lens exchange in amblyopic eyes – 6 minute paper, XXIX Congress of the ESCRS, Vienna, September 2011
  • Wevill M, Dermott J: Results of a new intracorneal implant treatment for presbyopia, ESCRS Winter Meeting, Prague, February 2012
  • Wevill M, Dermott J : Opposite Clear Corneal Incisions using a Femtosecond Laser for the Correction of High Astigmatism, Submitted to Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery May 2012, in review.
  • Wevill M, Dermott J : A new intracorneal implant for the treatment of presbyopia – Latest results and outcomes APOS Congress, Hyderabad, India February 2013
  • Kheterpal S, Dermott J, O’Donnell C : Comparative evaluation of outcomes of intraocular lens implantation using a new femtosecond laser method with those using manual capsulorrhexis 6 minute paper, XXXI Congress of the ESCRS, Amsterdam, September 2013 submitted for review

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