Ocular Surface Review

A expert clinician gives step-by-step advice on how to care for dry eye and other chronic disorders of the ocular surface. By Paul M. Karpecki, OD

Dry Eye: The Nose Knows

Neurostimulation is becoming a viable treatment option for patients who have exhausted their options.
09/15/2020

Noninvasive Ptosis Management

Medical advances are offering more options for these patients.
06/15/2020

Coronavirus: Proceed Cautiously

The opposite of panic isn’t calm—it’s preparedness. Here’s how to navigate clinical exams in uncertain times.
04/15/2020

Genetic Test For Corneal Risk

New technology can help identify which patients are likely to develop post-LASIK dystrophies.
02/15/2020

Shed Some Light on DED

New IPL technology can help you meet the needs of this growing patient population.
12/15/2019

Pressure on the Surface

Glaucoma patients using topical therapy often spiral into chronic dry eye. Here’s why.
10/15/2019

Disinfect the Natural Way

New hypochlorous acid options are making this a viable antimicrobial solution. Here’s how to choose—and use—it correctly.
08/15/2019

Dry Eye Therapy: Getting Nosy

A review of the science behind nasal stimulation can help you understand the new tech targeting the trigeminal nerve.
06/15/2019

The Cornea’s Limited Vocabulary

With only five possible dysfunctions, it should be easy to figure out what’s wrong.
04/15/2019

Grow Some Nerve

A new treatment holds promise for helping patients with neurotrophic keratitis.
02/15/2019

Upcoming Events

October 2-3, 2020

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Fall Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Earn 12 LIVE COPE Credits

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October 4, 2020 | October 18, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment, and Patient Outcomes 
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
8:00am-12:15pm EST | 8:00am-12:15pm PST
Earn 4 LIVE COPE Credits

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October 6, 2020

Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients With Diabetic Retinal Disease: Early Detection, Monitoring, and Timely Referral
Speakers: Nancy Holekamp, MD and A. Paul Chous, MA, OD, FAAO
9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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