Cornea

Mapping Out Corneal Topography

Understanding the ins and outs of corneal imaging will help you better manage contact lens patients in your practice.
08/15/2017

The Right Fit for the Irregular Cornea: Smooth Things Over with Scleral Lenses

New scleral designs can help patients with irregular corneas stay happy and healthy in contact lenses.
08/15/2017

Be a Hero to Your HSVK Patients

It is important for ODs to have a thorough understanding of this sight-threatening disease.
07/15/2017

Coping with Rejection

Early recognition is the key to caring for patients with urgent corneal transplant issues.
06/15/2017

Unlocking the Genes Behind FECD

A new study may lead to improved screening tools for Fuchs’ endothelial corneal dystrophy.
05/18/2017

Higher Infection Rates for CLs vs. LASIK

A new study found the microbial keratitis infection rate for contact lens wearers was higher than for those who had LASIK.
05/18/2017

Corneal Crosslinking: Managing Keratoconus Beyond the Surface

This new treatment modality is changing the way we care for our irregular cornea patients.
05/15/2017

Stem Cells: The Future of Corneal Rehabilitation

Modern science can provide replacements for dead tissue that’s been historically complicated to replace.
02/15/2017

Contain That Ulcer

It’s an emergency when a Pseudomonas ulcer involves the limbus, and prompt treatment is crucial to keep it from reaching the sclera.
01/15/2017

No Insult to Injury: Managing Foreign Body Removal

Here’s what you need to know about this common corneal trauma to yield the best outcomes for your patients.
01/15/2017

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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