The Many Layers of Cornea Comanagement

The urgency of clinical scenarios in this area often has optometrists setting expectations—and the relationship dynamic, too.

How to Succeed in Cataract Comanagement

These tips can help you stay integral to the care team—and it all starts with open communication.

How Comanagement Reinvented Optometry

A pioneer looks back on the conflicts and conquests that unfolded as ODs and MDs established an uneasy new collaboration.

Can You Crack These Comanagement Cases?

When encountering a tricky case that might require other doctors, don’t lead from behind—take charge of the comanagement effort.

Comanaging MIGS: The Birth of the Middle Class

No longer is glaucoma surgery a high-risk, high-reward venture. Safer—but more modestly beneficial—options are emerging. Here’s a look at the OD’s role.

Be a Neuro-ophth 'First Responder'

When the eye—and even the patient—hangs in the balance, prompt action and careful collaboration could save the day.

Looks Like Glaucoma, But is it?

The patient's visual fields say glaucoma, but his optic nerves disagree. What else is going on?

Current Trends in Comanagement

Four out of five ODs say they've increased their comanagement in the past five years. The reasons involve more patients, more medical eye care, and more acceptance among MDs.

Don’t Drop Patients on Plaquenil

New guidelines have revised how we should screen our patients on Plaquenil: Earlier screening is better.

Interprofessional Communication Pearls for Writing Referral Letters

Referral relationships are essential to patient retention and a successful practice.

Upcoming Events

May 7-8, 2021

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

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May 11, 2021

Understanding Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Leo Semes, OD, FAAO and David RP. Almeida, MD, MBA, PhD
7:00–8:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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May 13, 2021

Treatment Option for Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: A. Paul Chous, MA, OD, FAAO and Blake Cooper, MD, MPH, FACS
7:00–8:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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