Founder of a Private Excimer Laser Clinic: EXILASER S.A., Bogotá, Colombia.1996
Inventor and patent holder of a Corneal Marker for Refractive Surgery: GRID CORNEAL MARKER, manufactured by KATENA INC., USA1997
Developer of a Surgical Technique for phacoemulsification: PIE TECNIQUE FOR PHACO - CHOP.
1996 Principal Investigator for VISX, Incorporated, Treatment of Irregular Astigmatism.1998
Developer and Contributor to the software upgrade: CAP Method™1999
Surgeon of the first three patients ever treated in the world with CAP Method ™ from VISX Inc.2000
August: approved and appointed as a beta site for investigation for the FDA of the VISX Star S3 System –Activetrak- Laser System and Wave-
Front technology in Aruba Laser Refractive Institute.2000
September: surgeon of the first patient ever treated in the world with Wave-Front based technology with the VISX S3 –Activetrak- System in Heidelberg, Germany.2001
March 23rd: surgeon of the first patient ever treated in the world with
Wave-Front technology and VSS program with the VISX S3–Activetrak- System in Alicante, Spain.