Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Hemifacial Spasm Tied to Anterior Corneal Surface Changes

Stromal thickness was thinner in eyes of affected patients.

Avoid Diplopia-related Problems in Surgical Patients

Thorough pre-op binocular assessments can improve refractive and cataract outcomes.

Bandage Lenses Validated as Post-LASIK Treatment

Patients felt less discomfort and experienced reduced intense wound healing response.

Pigment Dispersion Syndrome Common in Patients Seeking LASIK

Check for this pathology before referring for refractive surgery, researchers suggest.

Think Femtosecond Laser for Astigmatism

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

Early Phaco Shows Promising Results in Angle Closure

Study advocates prompt referral for surgery in patients with coexisting cataract.

Monovision A Good Option for Presbyopic Correction

New devices and techniques produce promising results.

MIGS: Getting Better All the Time

Studies show these techniques are evolving and leading to improved outcomes.

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.

No More Wasted Corneas

Researchers used a refractive surgery lenticule to improve visual acuity in another case.

Upcoming Events

May 17-19, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye CareNashville, TN
Location: Gaylord Opry Resort & Convention Center
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 18 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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2019 Conference Planner

Review of Optometry is pleased to offer this annual guide to live educational events for this year, ranging from local one-day seminars to the national meetings that span multiple days.

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