Surgery

Antibiotics Worth It Post-oculofacial Surgery

Surgical site infections were more common in those who used a mineral oil/petrolatum-based ointment.
07/30/2020

Keep This MIGS On The Radar

Surgeons have much to gain when they add the Hydrus Microstent to their arsenal.
06/15/2020

SLT Cuts IOP 19% in Mild/Moderate Glaucoma

Surgical procedure’s success in the fellow eye was a strong indicator in IOP outcomes.
05/22/2020

Most Epi-on CXL Haze Resolves Within a Year

How this relates to the procedure’s effectiveness is less clear.
04/23/2020

Measure Post-CXL Corneal Thickness With Care

Research suggests ultrasound pachymetry may be a better tool for moderate keratoconus and eyes that have undergone crosslinking.
04/22/2020

A CXL Guide For the Surgically Savvy

Here’s what you need to know about the procedure—what it can do, who can do it and what the future might hold.
04/15/2020

Foreign Body Removal Start to Finish

These patients are in need of help—quickly. Here’s how to prepare your office.
04/15/2020

When Surgery Isn't Sufficient

A new IOL can be adjusted post-implantation to provide more optimal outcomes.
04/15/2020

Some CXL Techniques Lead to Less Corneal Haze

In the first six months, patients who had a particular procedure experienced more disturbances.
04/07/2020

Glaucoma Surgery Post-op Reoperations Low

Retrospective study determines early indications include wound leak and tube shunt-related issues.
03/24/2020

Upcoming Events

August 25, 2020

The Future of Prism
8:00 PM EDT
Speakers: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, FAAO and Dayna R. Hazlewood, OD 

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October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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October 4, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment, and Patient Outcomes 
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
8:00am-12:15pm EST
Earn 4 LIVE COPE Credits

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