Refraction

Clinical Refraction Tips and Tricks

Here’s what I’ve learned through years of hands-on experience.
01/15/2020

Perfecting Prism

Don’t back down from this life-changing treatment. Here’s where to start.
08/15/2019

Going Old School: A Refresher on Retinoscopy

Refracting without an autorefractor or a phoropter has its advantages for some patients. Brush up on your skills with these case examples.
05/15/2017

When the Retinoscope Ruled

The earliest optometrists didn’t need much more than this essential handheld instrument, an eye chart and an inquisitive mind.
07/21/2016

Spectacle Dispensing: How Do You Solve These Tough Refraction Challenges?

Patients who wear rigid gas permeables, are diagnosed with diabetes or are in need of prism can be some of the most difficult to fit with spectacles. These tips can help you succeed with hard-to-refract cases.
05/15/2016

Sharpen your Subjective Refraction Technique

Minimize chair time, avoid frustration and help patients see better with this standardized protocol.
01/15/2016

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February 29, 2024

Showcasing Inflammation and IOP Control
Location: Ruth's Chris Steak House
Presenter: Michael Chaglasian, OD
Presentation
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March 6, 2024

Addressing a Major Gap in the Treatment of Dry Eye Disease
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Presenters:  Jennifer Loh, MD, and Damon Dierker, OD
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May 17-19, 2024

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Location: Omni La Costa, Carlsbad, California
Co-Chairs: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, and Selina McGee, OD,

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