Innovations in Eye Care

Rethinking Endothelial Repair

An eye drop that might regrow cells and a graft-free surgical technique may soon revolutionize the treatment regimen for these patients.
02/15/2018

Breaking the Burden: A New Way to Deliver Anti-VEGF

An implantable drug reservoir looks to shake up today’s successful but untenable protocols.
02/15/2018

Prospects for Neuroprotection in Glaucoma

Investigators are gunning for glaucoma. Here, one shares some thoughts from the frontlines.
02/15/2018

AI for DR: “The Digital Doctor Will See You Now”

Software that can detect ocular anomalies may offer new ways to reduce the loss of vision due to diabetic retinopathy.
02/15/2018

Stem Cells: The Future of Corneal Rehabilitation

Modern science can provide replacements for dead tissue that’s been historically complicated to replace.
02/15/2017

Reinventing Glaucoma Therapy

The advent of sustained-release drug delivery systems may finally break through the compliance barrier. Here’s a preview of what’s coming next.
02/15/2017

Eyesight to the Blind: The Promise of Retinal Prosthetics

The team that developed the Argus II implant explains the state of the art.
02/15/2017

CLs Beyond Vision Correction: Connecting to the Internet of Things

Smart contact lenses might appear in your office sooner than you think. Here’s what’s ahead and how it might impact your practice.
02/15/2017

Dealing with Dry Eye: In the Present and in the Offing

Review the state of the art and glimpse advances expected in the near future.
02/15/2016

All Eyes on Neurodegenerative Disease

The eye can harbor potential early biomarkers for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease, and knowing what to look for can aid in early detection and management.
02/15/2016

Upcoming Events

November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
Location:
 The Westin Arlington Gateway
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

November 30-December 1, 2018

The Optometric Retina Society and Review Group Vision Care Education Present: Retina Update 2018
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

December 14-15, 2018

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Monarch Hotel, Dana Point, CA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

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