Eyelid Issues: Lumps, Bumps and Beyond

While these lesions tend to be benign, the wide array of presentations makes assessment tricky. Here’s a visual reference to follow.

Five Questions About Medical Therapy for Demodex

The first targeted drug for this widespread condition is now available, offering a new treatment avenue for eyecare clinicians and their patients.

Tackle MGD with These Hands-on Interventions

Adding gland expression, along with blepharoexoliation and IPL, unlocks new levels of control over patient outcomes. We show you the proper way to go about it.

Recognize Benign vs. Malignant Eyelid Tumors and Lesions

Learn how to handle these abnormalities as well as the steps needed to diagnose them.

A Game Plan for Managing Eyelid Lesions and Related Conditions

Optometrists play a critical role in the identification and treatment of these issues.

Follow This Practical Workup for Acquired Ptosis

The condition can arise for a multitude of reasons. Learn how to differentiate, diagnose and treat them.

Broaden Your Horizons to Include Lesion Removal

For many, our scope now allows us to provide more convenient and effective care. Here are the best tips I learned along the way as I expanded my skills to include this service.

Don’t Underestimate Demodex

The mite is prevalent enough that it warrants more discussion and attention to treatment. With a promising clinical trial underway, now may be its time.

Anterior Blepharitis: The Front Line of OSD

We dissect everything you need to know about this common condition, including proper treatment and management, and how it can be a sign of Demodex.

Beneath the Mask: OSD Issues Spike Due to Improper Wear

Since the onset of COVID, doctors have noted an increase in dry eye, chalazion, blepharitis and hordeolum cases. Here, several experts offer diagnosis and treatment tips.

Upcoming Events

June 21, 2024

SYFOVRE (pegcetacoplan injection) What every OD should know
Location: Morton's The Steakhouse, Nashville, TN
Presenters: Steven Ferrucci, OD, and Lucas Lindsell, OD, MD
Presentation: 7:00pm CT

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June 26, 2024

Patient-Centered Communications: Practical Strategies for Discussing EVO ICL
Location: Virtual
Presenters: George Waring, IV, MD, and Marc Bloomenstein, OD
Webinar: 6:00pm PT

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September 8, 2024

Ocular Surface Symposium
Location: Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel
Presenter:  Paul Karpecki, OD

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