When a post-cataract patient presents with blurred vision, YAG capsulotomy can swiftly restore clarity to the ocular media.
New cataract surgery 'suites' avoid some human error by linking measurement devices to surgical instruments.
How do the options for management during cataract surgery compare?
New surgical technology and procedures make it a viable prospect for more patients than ever. Here's an overview of the latest approaches.
You've got the knowledge you need to start the conversation. But it requires a delicate balance to avoid establishing the wrong expectations.
Three non-routine cataract cases showcase surgical advances and highlight increasing postoperative visual expectations.
The good news: options abound. The bad news: ditto.
Are these post-LASIK complications clinically distinct entities, or a continuum?
This patient’s ocular history was extensive and downright perplexing. Could a cataract complication somehow affect his posterior pole?
Transzonular drug delivery during cataract surgery is a safe, convenient way to quash concerns about postoperative drug compliance.
Post-cataract infection rates are up. Here's a new way to create watertight wounds.
Chelation via EDTA, effective in clearing band keratopathy, may be warranted earlier in the disease course.
Navigating comanagement obstacles in cataract care
Multifocal IOL patients may need PCO removal earlier than usual.
Many surgeons have turned to DMEK as an alternative to DSEK.
It’s more common than you may realize, and responds well to surgical intervention.
Bladeless laser cataract surgery costs more, but offers the potential for better results and less inflammation than the traditional procedure.
From corneal transplant outcomes to the eagerly-awaited results of AREDS2.
A look at surgical refinement and improved postoperative care.
It’s usually self-limiting, and prognosis is excellent. But you do play a vital role.
On occasion, lens material is found in the eye after cataract surgery.
An insider’s view of life on a surgical center team.
Features you should consider when discussing single-vision cataract surgery with your patients.
O.D.s give LASIK mixed reviews as a means to boost the bottom line.
When medical and laser therapy fail, this aqueous filtration device may be an alternative to consider.
Penetrating corneal procedures, cataract prevention and a variety of innovations.
When the pressure is on, you need to give the patient some relief.
You can help your patients select the best corrective procedure to fit their visual needs.