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

Hot Topic

Same-day bilateral cataract surgery, while controversial, is making waves worldwide.
04/15/2024

Step into the Vitreous

Get to know this minimally invasive floaters procedure.
12/15/2023

The Evolution of IPL

From units to bottles, there’s been a big change in how this alternative treatment has been used and designed.
10/11/2023

Get to Know DSO

This new procedure may eliminate the need for a corneal transplant.
08/15/2023

The Cornea in Crisis

Learn to identify and manage cases of edema following cataract surgery.
06/15/2023

Glaucoma Care: Easing the Pressure

Two new products are bound to simplify treatment regimens for your patients.
05/15/2023

An Unnerving Situation

Newer minimally invasive surgical techniques exist to reinnervate a neurotrophic cornea.
02/15/2023

Peel it Back

Foveoschisis requires surgical intervention. Here’s what the MD will do to alleviate traction and protect the retina.
12/15/2022

Sweep for RCE

Newer diagnostic techniques can identify patients as well as guide appropriate medical and surgical treatments.
10/15/2022

All that Glistens

New IOL materials and designs aim to reduce bothersome issues such as dysphotopsias.
08/15/2022

Upcoming Events

June 4, 2024

Rethinking Dry Eye Disease: A Contemporary Approach to a Complex Condition
Location: Virtual
Presenters:  Karl G. Stonecipher, MD, and Jessica Steen, OD
Webinar: 8:00pm ET

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June 5, 2024

The Integrated Care Model – Best Practices for Efficient Management of EVO ICL Patients
Location: Virtual
Moderator: John Vukich, MD
Presenters: Eva Kim, MD, and Seamus Martin, OD
Webinar: 6:00pm PT

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June 13, 2024

The 3 I's of Geographic Atrophy: Imaging, Identification, and Intervention
Location: Virtual
Presenters: Joseph Nezgoda, MD, and Mohammad Rafieetary, OD
Webinar: 8:30pm ET


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