Dr. Carlos Schiappacasse
Qualified surgeon and graduate from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Valparaíso.
Specialization in Ophthalmology at the University of Valparaíso (Carlos Van Buren Hospital).
Specialization in Cataract and Refractive Surgery at the University of Milan (Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele), Italy.
He performed the first Cornea Transplant at the Dr. Gustavo Fricke Hospital in Viña del Mar.
Pioneer in the region in the use of Excimer Laser for the treatment of Myopia, Hyperopia and Astigmatism.
He is one of the most experienced surgeons in Cataract Surgery in the country. Throughout his years as an Ophthalmologist he has performed more than 10,000 surgeries.
He is the first doctor in South America to perform the Cosmetic Iridoplasty procedure to lighten the color of the iris.