Eyelids

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.
11/15/2021

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.
11/15/2021

The Role of Eyelids in Health and Disease

Understanding how the eyelids can fail is critical to ensuring optimal patient care.
02/15/2021

A Modern Approach to Meibomian Gland Dysfunction

Learn how to effectively identify, diagnose and treat this condition.
11/15/2020

A Modern Approach to Meibomian Gland Dysfunction

Learn how to effectively identify, diagnose and treat this condition.
11/15/2020

Lid Wiper Epitheliopathy: What the OD Needs to Know

Observe and assess this aspect of the ocular surface to better deal with dry eye.
11/15/2020

The OD's Guide to Ptosis Workup

Droopy eyelids can stem from a number of conditions. Differential diagnosis is key for these patients. This guide will help navigate those cases.
04/15/2020

Differentiating Problems of the Eyelids and Ocular Adnexa

When patients ask about dermatologic concerns around the eyes, be prepared to address them in the office and refer when needed.
02/15/2020

The Dry Eye Assessment: Start With the Lids

The real root cause of most dry eye is failure of the eyelids to protect the ocular surface. Here’s how you know.
02/15/2020

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

Upcoming Events

September 9-11, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Antonio
Location: Omni La Mansion Del Rio
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

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November 11-13, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando
Location: Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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