The Oculoplastics Centre | Adult and Paediatric Lid, Lacrimal and Orbit Surgery Sydney


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Chapters in Books


  • Wilcsek GA, Kazim M, Francis IC, Sharma S: Management of orbital hemorrhage as a complication of orbital fractures. In Holck D. Evaluation and Treatment of Orbital Fractures: A Multidusciplinary Approach. Philadelphia, WB Saunders Co.
  • Wilcsek GA,  Francis IC. Ptosis: Nailing the Diagnosis and Considering the Differential Diagnosis. In Cohen AJ, Weinberg DA, Evaluation and Management of Blepharoptosis..  Springer
  • Robinson D, Wilcsek G, Sacks R. Orbit and orbital apex. Otolaryngol Clin N Am 44 (2011) 903-922.
  • Wilcsek G, Banks C, Sacks R. The Management of Acquired Lacrimal Obstruction. In Endoscopic Surgery of the Orbit: Anatomy, Pathology and Management edited by Bleier B, Freitag S, Sacks R.


  1. Ozkan J, Willcox M, Wemheuer B, Wilcsek G, Coroneo M, Thomas T. Biogeography of the human ocular microbiota. The ocular surface. 2019;17(1):111-8.
  2. Wong E, Leith N, Wilcsek G, Sacks R. Endoscopic resection of a huge orbital ethmoidal mucocele masquerading as dacryocystocele. BMJ case reports. 2018;2018.
  3. North VS, Campbell AA, Callahan AB, Wilcsek G, Kazim M. Enhanced Fasanella-Servat Procedure for the Graded Repair of Blepharoptosis. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;33(6):474-6.
  4. Chan W, Wilcsek G, Ghabrial R, Goldberg RA, Dolman P, Selva D, et al. Pediatric endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy: A multicenter series of 116 cases. Orbit. 2017;36(5):311-6.
  5. Pirbhai A, Rajak SN, Goold LA, Cunneen TS, Wilcsek G, Martin P, et al. Bisphosphonate-Induced Orbital Inflammation: A Case Series and Review. Orbit. 2015;34(6):331-5.
  6. Bewes T, Sacks R, Sacks PL, Chin D, Mrad N, Wilcsek G, et al. Incidence of neoplasia in patients with unilateral epiphora. J Laryngol Otol. 2015;129 Suppl 3:S53-7.
  7. Ahmadi N, Snidvongs K, Kalish L, Sacks R, Tumuluri K, Wilcsek G, et al. Intranasal corticosteroids do not affect intraocular pressure or lens opacity: a systematic review of controlled trials. Rhinology. 2015;53(4):290-302.
  8. Shams PN, Chen PG, Wormald PJ, Sloan B, Wilcsek G, McNab A, et al. Management of functional epiphora in patients with an anatomically patent dacryocystorhinostomy. JAMA ophthalmology. 2014;132(9):1127-32.
  9. Huang J, Malek J, Chin D, Snidvongs K, Wilcsek G, Tumuluri K, et al. Systematic review and meta-analysis on outcomes for endoscopic versus external dacryocystorhinostomy. Orbit. 2014;33(2):81-90.
  10. Figueira EC, Chen TS, Agar A, Coroneo MT, Wilcsek G, Nemet A, et al. LESCs: Lateralizing Eyelid Sleep Compression Study. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;30(6):473-5.
  11. Figueira E, Al Abbadi Z, Malhotra R, Wilcsek G, Selva D. Frequency of simultaneous nasal procedures in endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;30(1):40-3.
  12. Chen TS, Figueira E, Lau OC, McKelvie PA, Smee RI, Dawes LC, et al. Successful "medical" orbital decompression with adjunctive rituximab for severe visual loss in IgG4-related orbital inflammatory disease with orbital myositis. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;30(5):e122-5.
  13. Leong BC, Dubey R, Ooi KG, Montfort JM, Wilcsek GA, Coroneo MT, et al. Paradoxical embolus and endophthalmitis. Ophthalmology. 2012;119(2):424-.e1.
  14. Robinson D, Wilcsek G, Sacks R. Orbit and orbital apex. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2011;44(4):903-22, viii.
  15. Jeffries MA, Dubey R, Bhardwaj G, Singh R, Lauschke JL, Wei M, et al. Augmented kinetic observational proptometry: an improved technique for clinical assessment of proptosis and enophthalmos. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;27(6):463.
  16. Dubey R, Wang LW, Figueira EC, Amjadi S, Brown TM, Younan NM, et al. Management of marginal chalazia: a surgical approach. Br J Ophthalmol. 2011;95(4):590,6-7.
  17. Paramanathan N, Ooi KG, Reeves D, Wilcsek GA. Synchronous radiation-induced orbital meningioma and multiple cavernomas. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2010;38(4):414-7.
  18. Madge SN, Tumuluri K, Strianese D, Bonavolonta P, Wilcsek G, Dodd TJ, et al. Primary orbital liposarcoma. Ophthalmology. 2010;117(3):606-14.
  19. Li YC, McCahon E, Rowe NA, Martin PA, Wilcsek GA, Martin FJ. Successful treatment of infantile haemangiomas of the orbit with propranolol. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2010;38(6):554-9.
  20. Pandya VB, Masselos K, Brown TM, Figueira EC, Wilcsek G, Francis IC. Upper eyelid laxity. Ophthalmology. 2009;116(1):170-.e1; author reply 1.
  21. Ooi KG, Wenderoth JD, Francis IC, Wilcsek GA. Selective embolization and resection of a large noninvoluting congenital hemangioma of the lower eyelid. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009;25(2):111-4.
  22. Brown TM, Masselos K, Wang LW, Figueira EC, Francis IC, Wilcsek G. Re: "Presumed nasolacrimal endometriosis". Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009;25(3):254-5; author reply 5.
  23. Skalicky SE, Borovik AM, Masselos K, Pandya VB, Wang LW, Figueira EC, et al. Prevalence of open-angle glaucoma, glaucoma suspect, and ocular hypertension in thyroid-related immune orbitopathy. Journal of glaucoma. 2008;17(3):249; author reply -50.
  24. Figueira EC, Smith NJ, Wilcsek GA, Francis IC. Re: "facial nerve paralysis: an unrecognized cause of lower eyelid entropion in the pediatric population". Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;24(3):247; author reply -8.
  25. Figueira EC, Boustred N, Wilcsek GA. Epiphora in the presence of a simulated mucocele secondary to nasal polyposis in a patient with samter triad. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;24(2):160-2.
  26. Brown TM, Masselos K, Figueira EC, Dauber SL, Pandya VB, Wilcsek GA, et al. Assisted local anaesthesia for endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy: comment. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2008;36(1):101; author reply 2.
  27. Sharma NS, Ooi JL, Maloof TC, Wilcsek G, Francis IC, Coroneo MT. Culture-proven Aspergillus fumigatus infection in a primary hydroxyapatite orbital implant. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2007;35(3):294-5.
  28. Nemet AY, Wilcsek G, Francis IC. Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy with adjunctive mitomycin C for canalicular obstruction. Orbit. 2007;26(2):97-100.
  29. Figueira EC, Francis IC, Wilcsek GA. Intraorbital glass foreign body missed on CT imaging. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007;23(1):80-2.
  30. Figueira EC, Francis IC, Wilcsek GA. Scleral MIRAgel causing bony orbital erosion. Orbit. 2007;26(1):65-9.
  31. Cheung LM, Francis IC, Stapleton F, Wilcsek G. Symptom assessment in patients with functional and primary acquired nasolacrimal duct obstruction before and after successful dacryocystorhinostomy surgery: a prospective study. Br J Ophthalmol. 2007;91(12):1671-4.
  32. Papalkar D, Francis IC, Wilcsek G. Correction of ectropion in facial paralysis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006;117(2):677; author reply -8.
  33. Leatherbarrow B, Watson A, Wilcsek G. Use of the pericranial flap in medial canthal reconstruction: another application for this versatile flap. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006;22(6):414-9.
  34. Francis IC, Wilcsek G. Expect the unexpected. Br J Ophthalmol. 2006;90(8):936-7.
  35. Figueira EC, Francis IC, Wilcsek GA. Re: "effect of exophthalmometer design on its accuracy". Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006;22(5):405; author reply
  36. Wilcsek G, Leatherbarrow B, Halliwell M, Francis I. The 'RITE' use of the Fricke flap in periorbital reconstruction. Eye (London, England). 2005;19(8):854-60.
  37. Papalkar D, Francis IC, Stoodley M, Kaines A, Sharma S, Kalapesi FB, et al. Cavernous haemangioma in the orbital apex: stereotactic-guided transcranial cryoextraction. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2005;33(4):421-3.
  38. Francis IC, Chan DG, Kim P, Wilcsek G, Filipic M, Yong J, et al. Case-controlled clinical and histopathological study of conjunctivochalasis. Br J Ophthalmol. 2005;89(3):302-5.
  39. Cheung LM, Wilcsek GA, Francis IC, Coroneo MT. Staining of the tenon capsule with trypan blue during enucleation surgery. Arch Ophthalmol. 2005;123(8):1125-6.
  40. Francis IC, Wilcsek G, Chan DG, Kim P. Comment on 'Medial canthal tendon repair for moderate to severe tendon laxity'. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2004;32(5):554-5; author reply 5-6.
  41. Francis IC, Papalkar D, Sharma S, Wilcsek G. Re: "Tarsal strip procedure for the correction of tearing". Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004;20(5):407; author reply -8.
  42. Wilcsek GA, Francis IC. Argon laser and trichiasis. Br J Ophthalmol. 2003;87(3):375.
  43. Wilcsek GA, Vose MJ, Francis IC, Sharma S, Coroneo MT. Acute angle closure glaucoma following the use of intranasal cocaine during dacryocystorhinostomy. Br J Ophthalmol. 2002;86(11):1312.
  44. Woo TL, Francis IC, Wilcsek GA, Coroneo MT, McNab AA, Sullivan TJ. Australasian orbital and adnexal Wegener's granulomatosis. Ophthalmology. 2001;108(9):1535-43.
  45. Sharma S, Granot R, Thomas N, Wilcsek GA, White C, Fitzsimons R, et al. Visual disturbances and weight gain. Postgrad Med J. 2001;77(913):732-3, 6-7.
  46. Francis IC, Wilcsek GA, Sharma S, Coroneo MT. Transcaruncular medial orbitotomy for stabilization of the posterior limb of the medial canthal tendon. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2001;29(2):85-9.
  47. Wilcsek GA, Francis IC, Egan CA, Kneale KL, Sharma S, Kappagoda MB. Superior oblique palsy in a patient with a history of perineural spread from a periorbital squamous cell carcinoma. J Neuroophthalmol. 2000;20(4):240-1.
  48. Sharma S, Wilcsek GA, Francis IC, Lee D, Coroneo MT, Harrison H, et al. Management of acute surgical orbital haemorrhage: an otorhinolaryngological and ophthalmological perspective. J Laryngol Otol. 2000;114(8):621-6.
  49. Verhoeven JJ, Sharma S, Francis IC, Wilcsek GA, Coroneo MT, Ng DT, et al. Cloth drape fixation using transparent adhesive dressings for facial plastic surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1999;104(3):882-3.
  50. Francis IC, Egan CA, Wilcsek GA. CT appearance of a functioning Jones tube after dacryocystorhinostomy and bypass tube surgery. Australian and New Zealand journal of ophthalmology. 1996;24(3):287-8.
  51. Francis IC, Wilcsek GA, Egan CA, Kneale KL. Bilobed flap repair in medial canthal reconstruction. Australian and New Zealand journal of ophthalmology. 1995;23(3):249-50.
  52. Waldie A, Coroneo MT, Francis IC, Wilcsek G. Floppy eyelid syndrome “plasty” procedure: Employment of a periosteal transposition flap for surgery of floppy eyelid syndrome. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2019;47(7):864-870.