Essential Procedures

Zoom in on Gonioscopy

Studies show too few doctors perform this simple and valuable procedure.
09/21/2016

Plug the Drain with Lacrimal Occlusion

Keep dry eye patients flowing into your office with this time-honored technique.
06/15/2016

Breaking Down Barriers: Iridotomy in Optometric Practice

Progressive states allow it, and others are likely to follow. Here’s how it’s done.
05/15/2016

Collecting a Corneal Culture

When guesses and hunches won’t do, get the facts.
04/15/2016

Scoring an A+ on a B-Scan

Master the art of ultrasound imaging.
03/15/2016

Learn to Burp Corneal Wounds Without a Hiccup

Lower IOP for postoperative cataract patients with this elegant technique.
02/15/2016

Get Laser Focused on the Appropriate Glaucoma Treatment

SLT—once the exclusive domain of ophthalmology—is becoming a first-line treatment as states allow optometrists to perform it.
01/15/2016

‘Capping Off’ Cataract Surgery

Posterior capsular opacification is the most common complication of cataract surgery. Here’s how this quick and effective procedure is performed.
06/15/2015

How to Impress (and Express) Your Patients

Want to express meibomian glands like a pro? Here’s a step-by-step tutorial.
05/15/2015

Perform ASP and DBD for Stubborn RCE

If anterior stromal puncture doesn’t do the job for recalcitrant recurrent corneal erosion, here’s a more aggressive option.
04/15/2015

Upcoming Events

March 1, 2023

Join your peers for a presentation on LOTEMAX® SM (loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic gel), 0.38% and VYZULTA® (latanoprostene bunod ophthalmic solution), 0.024%
Location: Ruth's Chris Steak House New Orleans
Speaker: Marc Bloomenstein, OD
Dinner/Presentation: 7:00pm EST

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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March 2, 2023

Eyeing Up Evaporation
Location: Ruth's Chris Steak House New Orleans
Speakers: Mile Brujic, OD, and Cecelia Koetting, OD
Dinner/Presentation: 7:00pm EST

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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April 14-16, 2023

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Carlsbad, CA
Location: The Westin Carlsbad
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Speakers: Douglas Devries, OD, Steve Ferrucci, OD, Selina McGee, OD, Rob Woolridge, OD
Earn up to 21 CE credits (COPE approved)

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