Comanagement

Texas ODs on the Cusp of Expanded Scope of Practice Privileges

The bill would allow greater Rx authority and eliminate mandatory glaucoma comanagement requirements in most cases.
06/03/2021

The Many Layers of Cornea Comanagement

The urgency of clinical scenarios in this area often has optometrists setting expectations—and the relationship dynamic, too.
04/15/2021

A Guide to Conjunctival Tumors

These are benign half the time—but when they are malignant, you need to be ready to refer.
05/15/2019

Seeing Cataract Patients Through a Different Lens

Patients present with visual needs that reflect their unique lifestyles. Let these factors lead your assessment and lens recommendation.
12/15/2017

The Complicated Cataract: Up Your Referral Game

A cataract referral isn’t always as easy as it sounds. These cases demonstrate the importance of knowing when—and to whom—you need to refer.
12/15/2017

Comanaging Cataract Surgery Complications

Know how to differentiate between conditions that may arise after extraction.
12/15/2016

How Comanagement Reinvented Optometry

A pioneer looks back on the conflicts and conquests that unfolded as ODs and MDs established an uneasy new collaboration.
07/21/2016

Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out

Should you abandon the standard post-cataract regimen of topical drops? Injections eliminate many problems, but there are a few limitations.
03/15/2016

Expanding Outflow with MIGS

A new procedure, Visco360, can be a great stand-alone option, or it can be combined with cataract surgery.
12/15/2015

Amblyopia: When to Treat, When to Refer?

This common pediatric condition can be managed successfully with timely intervention.
12/15/2015

Upcoming Events

June 17, 2021

Understanding Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO and David RP. Almeida, MD, MBA, PhD
8:00–9:00pm EST

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June 23, 2021

Early Identification and Timely Referral
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Joseph M. Coney, MD and Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
8:00–9:00pm EST

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June 29, 2021

Genetic Testing: A New Frontier in Management of Inherited Retinal Diseases
Location: Virtual Event
Speaker: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
8:00pm EST
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