Ophthalmology Resident Surgery Statistics

Surgical Statistics for Ophthalmology Residency Graduates

Required Surgeries

ACGME Minimum

2015 National 50%

2015 Iowa Averages

Cataract

85

169

240.8 (88%)

YAG capsulotomy

5

16

34 (94%)

Laser trabeculectoplasty

5

9

10.8 (52%)

Laser iridotomy

4

13

11.8 (45%_

Panretinal laser photocoagulation

10

27

25.4 (43%)

Keratoplasty

5

9

13.8 (78%)

Keratorefractive surgery

6

10

8 (24%)

Strabismus

10

21

25.6 (64%)

Glaucoma

5

11

7 (15%)

Retinal vitreous

10

23

14.2 (10%)

Intravitreal injection

10

57

43.6 (32%)

Oculoplastic and orbit

28

62

121.4 (94%)

Eyelid laceration

3

8

12.4 (73%)

Chalazia excision

3

7

7.4 (52%)

Blepharoplasty

3

8

26.2 (91%)

Globe Trauma

4

8

9.8 (53%)