Cataract Surgery

OCT Cost Effective, Useful Pre-Cataract Surgery

An estimated 64.4% of patients were willing to pay for the extra imaging step.
02/12/2020

Sutureless Cataract Surgery Has Increased Side Effects

Better screening may be required to help weed out potential blepharoptosis.
01/20/2020

Index Predicts Post-op Ocular Surface Issues

The tool is easy to use and involves noninvasive tests, researchers say.
01/09/2020

Picking a Premium IOL For Every Patient

Matching the right lens with the right eye requires a personal connection.
12/15/2019

Triple 20/20

The first trifocal IOL FDA-approved for presbyopia is achieving exciting visual acuity potential.
12/15/2019

KCN Impacts IOL Formulas

Keratometry measures may help avoid hyperopic outcomes.
12/12/2019

Post-op Drops Costly for Healthcare System

CMS could save $118 million a year by switching to generics, researchers say.
12/11/2019

Post-op IOP Spikes Plague High Myopes

28% of high myopes—and most males—had elevated pressure one day after cataract surgery.
11/21/2019

Factors Predict Post-op Glaucoma in Kids

Five years after surgery, 20% of children with bilateral cataracts developed glaucoma.
10/16/2019

Out of the Blue

Using trypan blue vital dye in cataract surgery could be the difference between success and failure.
10/15/2019

Upcoming Events

March 21, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

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March 22, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Houston
Location: The Whitehall Houston
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approval pending, TOB approval pending)

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April 16-18, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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