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

All that Glistens

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

Hole in One

The recently approved Evo Visian ICL comes with a central port that allows aqueous movement, eliminating the need for a PI.
06/15/2022

Ring Me Up

The IC-8 IOL creates a permanent pinhole effect, improving the prospects for a monovision approach.
04/15/2022

Those Pesky Floaters

Vitrectomy is a safe option to rid patients of vitreous opacities.
02/15/2022

On the Bubble

Silicone vitrectomy helps save eyes with severe globe trauma.
12/15/2021

Special Delivery

The Durysta implant eases glaucoma hassles—for a time.
10/15/2021

A Promising Offspring

The new Synergy IOL combines the designs of two previous lenses in the same family.
08/15/2021

IOP Control: Time to Play Offense?

Interventional glaucoma allows optometrists to minimize the treatment burden for our patients.
06/15/2021

Build Back Better

When the corneal epithelium is compromised, sometimes the best approach is to let the eye start over with a clean slate.
04/15/2021

A New Wave

Vivity, a non-diffractive lens, seeks to up the ante in premium IOL visual quality for presbyopia correction.
02/15/2021

Upcoming Events

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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December 10-11, 2022

Retina Update 2022
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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