Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Bandage Lenses Validated as Post-LASIK Treatment

Patients felt less discomfort and experienced reduced intense wound healing response.
02/22/2019

Pigment Dispersion Syndrome Common in Patients Seeking LASIK

Check for this pathology before referring for refractive surgery, researchers suggest.
01/25/2019

Think Femtosecond Laser for Astigmatism

It may not be a blockbuster success for cataract surgery, but it shines in corneal reshaping.
09/04/2018

Early Phaco Shows Promising Results in Angle Closure

Study advocates prompt referral for surgery in patients with coexisting cataract.
08/14/2018

Monovision A Good Option for Presbyopic Correction

New devices and techniques produce promising results.
06/25/2018

MIGS: Getting Better All the Time

Studies show these techniques are evolving and leading to improved outcomes.
06/15/2018

If It’s Not One Thing It’s Another

When a cataract patient presents with unexpected DME, the case becomes a balancing act. Here’s how to handle the situation.
06/15/2018

No More Wasted Corneas

Researchers used a refractive surgery lenticule to improve visual acuity in another case.
06/13/2018

LASIK Beats Contact Lenses in Key Areas

Surgery provides better night driving and overall satisfaction, researchers found.
05/29/2018

A Calculated Risk

Not every patient will succeed with presbyopic IOLs, but judicious patient selection and education can help you improve their chances.
05/15/2018

Upcoming Events

March 7-10, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando, FL
Location: Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

April 11-13, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Diego
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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April 13-14, 2019

16th Annual OCCRS Educational Symposium
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: David Friess, OD, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

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    Bernards Eye Care, LLC
    2/23/2019
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    Castle Family Health Centers, Inc
    2/22/2019
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    Middlesex Community College
    2/22/2019
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