Cataract and Refractive Surgery

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

Zoster or Imposter?

With a virus known to masquerade, a detailed history and full exam could be your only shot at an early diagnosis.
03/15/2018

Two Conditions, One Implant

Non-medical options may be more appropriate when glaucoma patients also have ocular surface disease.
02/15/2018

Upcoming Events

December 14-15, 2018

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Monarch Hotel, Dana Point, CA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approved)
Register here

February 15-19, 2019

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Hotel
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Leo Semes, OD
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

 

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

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