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Rebeca Atienza

Specialist at Miranza Clínica Begoña and Miranza IBO

Ophthalmologist specialising in cornea and refractive surgery.

Medical Supervisor for the “Eyes of the Sahara” project undertaken by the Barcelona-based Eyes of the World Foundation from 2008 to 2017

Member of the Bioethics Committee of the Clinical Surgical Institute for Ophthalmology (ICQO) since 2018

Member of the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE)

College No.070836066

Education and training

Graduate in Medicine and Surgery from the Universidad de País Vasco, year 2000

Specialist in Ophthalmology at the Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, year 2001-2000

Master’s Degree in Anterior Segment at IMO validated by the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) year 2006-2008

Master’s Degree in Hospital Management at the Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV) from 2009 to 2011.

Rotation at the Augenklimik Hospital in Erlangen (Germany) in the endothelial corneal transplant technique (DMEK) with Dr. Friederich Kruse. (June 2016)

Career

Head of the Cornea and Ocular Surface Unit at Granollers Hospital, Barcelona, 2005 to 2006

Ophthalmology specialist – Balearic Islands
– Vacancy filled via public examination 2008-2015
– Hospital Can Misses (Ibiza) 2008-2009

Specialist in cornea and refractive surgery. Clinical Surgical Institute for Ophthalmology (ICQO) Bilbao 2015-2021

Specialist in Cornea and Refractive Surgery. Miranza Clínica Begoña and Miranza IBO. 2021- Present

Scientific and research activity

5 publications:
– “Light adjustable lens”. Intraocular, bifocal, multifocal and accommodating lenses in lens surgery. JL Güell, D Schwartz, F Manero, J Gaytan, M Morral and R Atienza. Chapter 44. Publisher SECOIR, 2007. ISBN:978- 84-933144-5-3
– “Evolution of two corneas from the same LASIK donor”. Rebeca Atienza. Collaborators: M. Morral, F. Manero, J. Gaytan, O. Gris and JL Güell. Clinical ocular surface cases. Awards 2007. Pages 72-75. Publisher Glosa, SL, 2007. ISBN: 978-84- 7429- 293-0.
– “Diabetic macular oedema and cataract” from the book “Cirugía del Cristalino” (Lens Surgery). Official SEO presentation 2008. Authors: R. Atienza and I Nieto. Published in 2008 by the Spanish Ophthalmology Society. ISBN: 978-84- 7429-360-9.
– “Diffuse lamellar keratitis”. R. Atienza, O. Gris and JL. Güell. Ophthalmology. 2008; 115:1848.
– “Pharmacokinetics of linezolid in human non-inflamed vitreous alter systemic administration”. Horcajada JP, Atienza R and Sarasa M. Soy D. J Antimicrob Chemother 2009; 63(3): 550-552.