Consultant in cataract, retina and vitreous surgery, Oftalmovilaplana, Barcelona.

Degree in medicine and surgery from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. 2006-2012.

MIR ophthalmology specialty. Barraquer Ophthalmology Center. Barcelona. 2013-2017

Doctoral Thesis Vitrectomy in complications of the posterior segment in osteokeratoprostheses . Excellent Cum Laude rating. University of Barcelona September 9, 2019. Program: Medicine and translational research. Line of research: Pathophysiology of medical and surgical diseases.

Assistant doctor. Retina and Vitreous Section. Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital. Autonomous University of Barcelona. (2017-Present Day)

Masters

Pathology and surgery of the macula, vitreous and retina.
Barraquer Institute. Autonomous University of Barcelona. 2015-2016.

Diagnosis and treatment of cataracts and glaucoma.
Barraquer Institute. International University of Catalonia. 2015-2016.

Retino-vascular pathology, inflammation and intraocular tumors.
Barraquer Institute. Autonomous University of Barcelona. 2014-2015.

Corneal and ocular surface pathology.
Barraquer Institute. Autonomous University of Barcelona. 2014-2015.

Publications

Vilaplana F, Nadal J, Temprano J, Julio G, Barraquer R. Vitrectomy for endophthalmitis in eyes with osteo-keratoprosthesis. Retina 2019 [Epub ahead of print].

Vilaplana F, Nadal J, Temprano J, Julio G, Barraquer R. Results of retinal detachment surgery in eyes with osteo-keratoprosthesis. Retina 2018;38(12):2336-234.

Dolz-Marco R, Vilaplana F, Gallego-Pinazo R, Freund KB. Delayed-onset bilateral diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation associated with gastric adenocarcinoma. Retinal Cases and Brief Reports. 2017 Winter; 11 Suppl 1:S182-S186.

Vilaplana F, Temprano J, Riquelme JL, Nadal J, Barraquer J. Mooren’s ulcer: 30 years of follow-up. Archivos de la Sociedad Española de Oftalmología. 2016 Jul; 91(7):337-40.

Lamarca J, Vilaplana F, Nadal J, García-Barberán I, Barraquer RI. Treatment resistant fungal keratitis caused by Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. Archivos de la Sociedad Española de Oftalmología. 2016 Feb; 91(2):97-101.

Vilaplana F, Muiños SJ, Nadal J, Elizalde J, Mojal S. Síndrome de Stickler. Epidemiología del desprendimiento de la retina. Archivos de la Sociedad Española de Oftalmología. 2015 Jun; 90(6):264-8.

Oral communications

F. Vilaplana. Posterior uveitis. Ophthalmology update in the BNiM primary care network. Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital, Badalona. November 13, 2018.

F. Vilaplana, J. Nadal, J. Temprano, G. Julio, M. Olivera, RI. Barraquer. Endophthalmitis in eyes with osteo-keratoprosthesis. 18th Euretina Congress, Vienna. September 20-23, 2018

F. Vilaplana, J. Nadal, J. Temprano, G. Julio, RI. Barraquer. Results of retinal detachment surgery in eyes with osteo-keratoprosthesis. World Ophtalmology Congress. Barcelona. June 16-19, 2018.

F. Vilaplana. Most prevalent ophthalmic pathologies in our environment. Ophthalmology update in the BNiM primary care network. Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital, Badalona. November 14, 2017.

F. Vilaplana, J. Nadal, G. Julio, J. Temprano, A. Fernández-Vega, RI Barraquer. Results of retinal detachment surgery in eyes with osteo-keratoprosthesis. 17th EURETINA Congress. Barcelona 7-10 September 2017.

F. Vilaplana, J. Nadal, G. Julio, J. Temprano, A. Fernández-Vega, RI Barraquer. Retinal detachment surgery in keratoprosthesis with autograft. 21st Congress of the Spanish Society of Retina and Vitreous (SERV). Madrid. March 3 and 4, 2017.

A. Fernández-Vega, F. Vilaplana, J. Nadal. Surgical alternatives in complicated cases. 2nd meeting Spanish Society of Retina and Vitreous (SERV) ≤ 40. March 2, 2017.

F. Vilaplana, JP Álvarez de Toledo, RI Barraquer, R. Michael, MF De la Paz. Boston keratoprosthesis type I: impact of post-surgical complications. 31st Congress Spanish Society of Implant-Refractive Eye Surgery (SECOIR). Murcia. From 19 to 21 May 2016.

F. Vilaplana, I. García- Barberán, MI Canut. Megalocornea. Refresher course in glaucoma diagnosis and treatment: video surgery and advances in treatment. Barraquer Institute. Barcelona. January 22, 2016.

F. Vilaplana, J. Temprano, J. Barraquer. Bilateral Mooren’s ulcer: 30 years of follow-up. 91th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology (SEO). Seville. From 23 to 26 September 2015.

Wing. Fernández-Vega, F. Vilaplana, J. Nadal. Central retinal artery obstruction: a new surgical alternative. 91th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology (SEO). Seville. From 23 to 26 September 2015.

F. Vilaplana, Á. Fernández-Vega, M. Martos. Fungal keratitis: corneal ulcer secondary to therapeutic contact lens. 91th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology (SEO). AJOES. Seville. From 23 to 26 September 2015.

F. Vilaplana, SJ Muiños, J. Nadal, J. Elizalde. Stickler syndrome. Epidemiology of retinal detachment and cataract. 45th Congress of the Catalan Society of Ophthalmology (SCOFT). Barcelona. From 27 to 29 November 2014.

F. Vilaplana, S. Muiños, J. Nadal, J. Elizalde, M. Kargachin, RI Barraquer, J. Barraquer. Stickler syndrome: eye conditions. IX International Meeting of the Alumni Section of the Barraquer Institute. Barcelona. May 10, 2014.

F. Vilaplana, MI Canut, J. Nadal, J. Barraquer. Therapeutic algorithm of vitrectomy via pars plana associated with glaucoma drainage devices. 44th Congress of the Catalan Society of Ophthalmology (SCOFT). Barcelona. From 28 to 30 November 2013.

F. Vilaplana, J. Nadal, G. Julio, M. Olivera, J. Temprano, RI Barraquer. Endophthalmitis in eyes with osteo-keratoprosthesis. Floretina. Florence Retina Meeting. Florence. June 6-9, 2019.

F. Vilaplana, J. Nadal, G. Julio, M. Olivera, J. Temprano, RI Barraquer. Vitrectomy in the treatment of endophthalmitis in osteo-keratoprosthesis. IV SERV Meeting <40. Madrid. March 7, 2019.

Communications posters and videos

P. Díaz, F. Vilaplana, R. Anglada, R. Dolz, R. Gallego-Pinazo. Combined treatment of aflibercept and laser photocoagulation in multiple macroaneurysms associated with adult Coats disease. 49th congress of the Catalan Society of Ophthalmology. November 22-24, 2018.

S. Grixolli, S. Ruiz, F. Vilaplana, P. Diaz, F. Castillo. Ritonavir-associated retinopathy in an HIV patient simulating retinitis pigmentosa. 49th congress of the Catalan Society of Ophthalmology. November 22-24, 2018.

S. Grixolli, S. Ruiz, F. Vilaplana, P. Diaz, F. Castillo. Retinopathy associated with ritonavir in an HIV positive patient simultaneously with retinitis pigmentosa. 18th Euretina Congress, Vienna. September 20-23, 2018.

M. Olivera, F. Vilaplana, S. Karam Palos, J. Nadal. Retinal cryopexy versus endolaser diode in pars plana vitrectomy. 17th EURETINA Congress. Barcelona September 7-10, 2017. (poster)

M. Alonso, F. Vilaplana, MF de la Paz. Intraoperative surprise in Boston keratoproteins. 15 Videoophthalmology Festival. Lleida. May 13, 2016. (video)

Wing. Fernández-Vega, F. Vilaplana, Á. Fernández-Vega. Atypical case of multifocal pseudobest: carcinoma-associated vitelliform dystrophy? 91th Congress of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology (SEO). Seville. From 23 to 26 September 2015. (poster)

F. Vilaplana, SJ Muiños, J. Nadal, J. Elizalde, Á. Fernández-Vega, S. Mojal. Stickler syndrome. Epidemiology of retinal detachment. 19th Congress of the Spanish Society of Retina and Vitreous. Madrid (SERV). March 6 and 7, 2015. (poster)

MI Canut, J. Nadal, F. Vilaplana. Vitreous interlocking of a posterior chamber drainage device in a pseudophakic endothelial-iridio-corneal syndrome with penetrating keratoplasty. 13th National Festival of Videophthalmology. Lleida. May 30, 2014. (video)

Awards

Award for the best published scientific article. Alcon Awards 2017. Barraquer University Institute. Barcelona. January 30, 2017. Vilaplana F, Nadal J, Early J, July G, Barraquer R. Results of retinal detachment surgery in eyes with osteo-keratoprosthesis. Retina. 2017 Sep27.

Award for the best oral communication in the Congress of the National or International Ophthalmological Society. Alcon Awards 2016. Barcelona. November 29, 2016.
F. Vilaplana, JP Álvarez de Toledo, RI Barraquer, R. Michael, MF De la Paz. Boston keratoprosthesis type I: impact of post-surgical complications. 31st Congress Spanish Society of Implant-Refractive Eye Surgery (SECOIR).

Best communication in the “Cornea” section during the 31st Congress of the Spanish Society of Implant-Refractive Eye Surgery (SECOIR). Murcia. From 19 to 21 May 2016.
F. Vilaplana, JP Álvarez de Toledo, RI Barraquer, R. Michael, MF De la Paz. Boston keratoprosthesis type I: impact of post-surgical complications. 31st Congress Spanish Society of Implant-Refractive Eye Surgery (SECOIR).

Special prize for the best publication in MedLine or indexed magazine. Alcon Awards 2015. Barcelona. November 24, 2015.
Lamarca J, Vilaplana F, Nadal J, García-Barberán I, Barraquer RI. Treatment resistant fungal keratitis caused by Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. Archives of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology.2016 Feb; 91 (2): 97-101.

Biolon II Special Award for Best MedLine Publication or Indexed Magazine. Tedec-Meiji Awards 2015. Barcelona. May 19, 2015.Vilaplana F, Muiños SJ, Nadal J, Elizalde J, Mojal S. Stickler Syndrome. Epidemiology of retinal detachment. Archives of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. 2015 Jun; 90 (6): 264-8.

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