PD Dr. med. Jan Kuchenbecker


HELIOS Hospital Berlin-Buch, Berlin, Germany

  • PD Dr. med. Jan Kuchenbecker is the Head of Eye Clinic at the HELIOS Hospital Berlin.
  • He Specializes in surgical therapy, tear duct surgery, orbital surgery, cataract surgery, strabismus treatment, and eyelid diseases.
  • He Began studying medicine at the University of Rostock in 1987 and passed the preliminary examination in 1989, Completed his clinical elective in the Pediatric Department and Polyclinic at the University Rostock.
  • He Worked as a student assistant in the Pediatric Department at the University of Rostock between 1991 and 1992 
  • He Graduated with a degree in medicine in 1992 and Worked as a student assistant in the Ophthalmology Department at the University of Rostock in 1993, also Worked at the Birmingham Children's Hospital to complete his doctorate in 1993.
  • He Completed post-registration specialty training in the Department for Ophthalmology at Central Hospital in 1995, Became a consultant at the University Ophthalmology Department in Magdeburg Ophthalmology.

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Graduated with a degree in medicine in 1992


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Cataract Surgery Abroad A cataract occurs when the lens of the eye becomes cloudy, causing vision to get worse with the time. Cataract can start to appear at 50 or 60 years but should not cause vision problems until 70 or 80 years old. As a consequence, if is not treated it can lead to blindness, and surgical treatment is among the most involved solutions. The surgery involves the removal of the natural lens of the eye, also known as a "crystalline lens", which is where the cataract

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Eye Examination abroad Eye examinations test a number of factors for Ophthalmologic health, including visual acuity and screening for a number of diseases. Eye examinations can also be the first step toward corrective eye surgeries such as LASIK, LASEK, and PRK. In many cases, an exam will be free with the cost of surgery. In many cases, eye examinations can detect the early stages or signs of disease, which may lead to further testing and treatment that can stop its progression. Eye exams

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Eye surgery is used to treat a variety of conditions, including cataracts, glaucoma, detached retinas, retinal tears, diabetic retinopathy, and nearsightedness or farsightedness. Common types of eye surgery are explained below: Blepharoplasty Cataract surgery Corneal transplant Glaucoma surgeries LASIK (laser in-situ keratomileusis) Retina surgeries Special anesthesia note for pneumatic retinopexy patients Eye muscle surgery

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Eyelid Surgery abroad Eyelid surgery, often referred to as blepharoplasty is a strand of both ophthalmology and plastic surgery that attends to conditions, deformities, and aesthetics of the eyelid. Eyelid surgery is often performed when the skin of the upper eyelid takes on a heavy, aged appearance, with a buildup of excess fat which can often impair vision - upper blepharoplasty can reverse this process, with skin and fat removed to restore good vision and reduce the aged appearance of the

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Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK) treatments abroad What is LASIK? LASIK (Laser in situ Keratomileusis) is an in demand form of laser eye surgery, used to cure myopia (near-sightedness), hypermetropia (far-sightedness), and astigmatism (an uneven curvature of the cornea surface). More than 95% of patients who go for LASIK treatment find their vision is at the desired level after treatment, and that they no longer need corrective glasses or contact lenses. For those whose eyesight does not improve

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Ophthalmology Consultation abroad Ophthalmology is the study of medical conditions and surgery which deals with the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. For patients with eye disorders, the early ophthalmologist consultation and consecutive consultations are crucial parts of the treatment process.  Consultation plays a vital role not only in diagnosis and treatment, but they are also essential in instructing the patient on lifestyle changes required to prevent the estate from worse

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Refractive Eye Surgery treatments abroad,

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Strabismus Treatment abroad Strabismus, also called heterotropia, is often colloquially referred to as "cross-eyed". Strabismus is an ophthalmological condition where the eyes are not correctly aligned with each other, so they do not look at the same point at the same time. The eyes can be out of alignment at all times or just on occasion, for example when ill or due to stress. Strabismus affects about 4% of children, and should be treated as soon as possible to ensure the best pos

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Tear Duct Surgery abroad, Ophthalmology is an area of medicine which focuses on eye care. This includes anything from cosmetic surgery to disease. The kind of procedures included in this are LASIK , refractive surgery , and eye muscle surgery for example. Ophthalmology procedures have become very expensive in countries such as the UK and the USA. Why wouldn't you go to Poland instead of staying in your home country- when it is possible to make savings of up to 80% . This means that m

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