Cataract and Refractive Surgery

A New Era of Refractive Surgery

The recently approved SMILE provides a much-needed update to an already popular surgical procedure.
08/15/2017

Prescribe with Laser Focus

Know how to pair drugs with associated procedures.
07/15/2017

Look Before You Leap

Some practitioners are ordering OCTs at the drop of a hat if the visual acuity is reduced. But often, all you need to do is dilate.
06/15/2017

A Spectre Over this Sector

Some cases of sector injection are not episcleritis, and you may have to jog your patient’s memory to find the true cause.
05/15/2017

Less is More: What You Need to Know About Dropless Cataract Surgery

Postoperative drops place a significant cost and compliance burden on our patients, but injectable medications can improve the experience.
05/15/2017

Extend Your Patient’s Vision

The Symfony intraocular lens could provide significant benefits for presbyopic patients in need of cataract surgery.
04/15/2017

A Fresh Take on Cataract Care

New options aim to take the hassle out of postoperative care.
03/15/2017

Is it Time to Drop the Drops?

Postoperative cataract care is becoming more user-friendly, but the jury remains undecided regarding “dropless” surgery.
02/15/2017

A Real Dog of a Diagnosis

When a patient’s vision is blurry even after cataract surgery, check the retina.
02/15/2017

Got Milk?

A patient presents with bilateral vision loss and nothing obvious to explain it. What gives? It could be a milky nuclear sclerotic cataract.
02/15/2017

Upcoming Events

October 6-7, 2017

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD & Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

November 3-5, 2017

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care
Location: Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 18 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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December 1-2, 2017

Retina Update 2017
Location: Sheraton Park Hotel, Anaheim, CA
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD
Up to 11 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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