Surgical Minute

Concise overviews of surgical procedures geared to the comanaging optometrist, plus intraoperative videos. By Derek N. Cunningham, OD, and Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA

Lumps and Bumps Be Gone

Shave excision can be a simple answer to your patient’s eyelid margin lesion.
02/15/2018

An Eyelid Tuck

A few snips and these malpositioned eyelids are back to protecting the globe.
12/15/2017

Is That an IOL on Your Retina?

IOLs can dislocate for any number of reasons, and patients will need your expertise to see them through the complicated fix.
10/15/2017

A New Era of Refractive Surgery

The recently approved SMILE provides a much-needed update to an already popular surgical procedure.
08/15/2017

Diabetes Gone Wild

New technology helps surgeons remove dense preretinal membranes in an eye with advanced PDR.
06/15/2017

Extend Your Patient’s Vision

The Symfony intraocular lens could provide significant benefits for presbyopic patients in need of cataract surgery.
04/15/2017

A Quick Snip to Confirm GCA

Be prepared to comanage patients in need of a temporal artery biopsy.
02/15/2017

Corneas in The Crosshairs

Patients with keratoconus and corneal ectasia have a new treatment option in the United States.
12/15/2016

Say Goodbye to Readers

Your presbyopes looking for something better than monovision should consider the Kamra corneal inlay.
10/15/2016

Two is Better Than One

A new device, the Kahook Dual Blade, could improve IOP lowering and safety in MIGS.
08/15/2016

Upcoming Events

February 24, 2018

Eye to Eye V
Location: Philadelphia Marriott West, Conshohocken, PA
Speakers: Ron Melton, OD, FAAO & Randall Thomas, OD, FAAO
Earn 3 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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February 25, 2018

Eye to Eye V
Location: Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA
Speakers: Ron Melton, OD, FAAO & Randall Thomas, OD, FAAO
Earn 3 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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April 6-8, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Nashville
Location:
Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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