Cornea and Contact Lens Q and A

Fungal Frenzy

Certain species have more recently been studied for their responsiveness to nonconventional forms of therapies.
02/15/2024

Pregnant Pause

In expectant mothers, the possibility of temporary ocular changes can complicate prescribing and diagnosis.
10/11/2023

Herpes Helper

Oral antivirals are safe and resistance is low, but immunosuppressed patients may need IV versions in severe cases.
09/15/2023

Be a Pro at Boston KPro

Post-op management of this prosthesis can be boiled down to just two main components.
08/15/2023

How to Stop Hydrops

With no standard for potential contributing factors, ODs can at least look out for these observed relationships.
07/15/2023

Will Epi-on Take Off?

The challenges of crosslinking an intact cornea.
06/15/2023

Cataract Qualms

Diabetic patients, more at risk for surgery complications, can benefit from these considerations.
03/15/2023

A Reason to SMILE?

The presence of dry eye complicates a patient’s prospects for refractive surgery. Which procedure is the better option?
01/15/2023

Picking a Procedure

Previous surgeries can complicate what operation works best for patients with endothelial dysfunction.
11/15/2022

Contact Contaminators

Acanthamoeba infections can be easily combated with stringent contact lens wear and care routines.
10/15/2022

Upcoming Events

June 19, 2024

Showcasing Inflammation and IOP Control
Location: The Palm Nashville, TN
Presenters: Nora Lee Cothran, OD, and Walter Whitley, OD, MBA
Time: 6:15pm CT

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June 20, 2024

Current Thinking in Dry Eye Disease: Contemporary Perspectives on a Complex Condition
Location: Morton's The Steakhouse, Nashville, TN
Presenters: David Kading, OD, and Jessilin Quint, OD
Program: 7
:00pm CT

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June 21, 2024

SYFOVRE (pegcetacoplan injection) What every OD should know
Location: Morton's The Steakhouse, Nashville, TN
Presenters: Steven Ferrucci, OD, and Lucas Lindsell, OD, MD
Presentation: 7:00pm CT

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