Eyelids

Three Pillars of Chalazia Management

From a conservative approach to steroid use to surgery, dealing with these pesky lumps is all about savvy patient selection.
01/15/2020

Cosmetic Injections Cause Inoperable Strabismus

Persistent ophthalmoplegia can make later procedures ineffective.
12/30/2019

LWE Staining Reveals Lens-associated Insult

Impression cytology suggests mechanical or frictional cellular insult is occurring at the lid wiper conjunctiva.
12/30/2019

In-Office and At-Home Lid Maintenance

Keeping dry eye at bay can require patients and ODs to adopt a new hygiene regimen. Here are some options.
11/15/2019

Lashing Out: Dangerous Beauty Trends

If patients aren’t mindful of the steps they are taking to modify their ocular appearance, they may end up doing more harm than good.
11/15/2019

A Close Look at Common Lid Lesions

Although benign most of the time, eyelid and periorbital lesions require careful diagnosis. These pearls can help you differentiate several you are likely to see.
11/15/2019

At the Crossroads of Allergy, Dry Eye and Lid Disease

Any of these ocular surface issues can set off inflammation. Here’s how to get to the root of the problem.
11/15/2019

Eyelids: Assess and Express

Optometrists should embrace MGD therapies and lid lesion exams to care for a vast number of patients.
11/15/2019

Eyelids Implicated in Acute Diplopia

New data suggests sagging eyelid syndrome is the top cause, responsible for more than 30% of cases.
09/30/2019

Finger-shaped Tool Improves Lid Eversion

The design improves comfort, speed of administration and area exposed.
08/01/2019

Upcoming Events

February 14-17, 2020

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Center
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO, and Leo Semes, OD, FACMO, FAAO
Up to 17 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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April 16-18, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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April 18-19, 2020

Optometric Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Society—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Tracy Schroeder Swartz, OD, MS, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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