Surgery

Snip and Squeeze: Canaliculitis

Surgery may be the best option for patients with this condition.
06/15/2018

Pediatric CXL Shows Long-term Safety, But Don’t Rush It

Untreated eyes in the same patients did not display progression over five years, researchers found.
06/04/2018

First Artificial Iris Gets FDA Approval

It reduces photophobia and improves quality of life in congenital aniridia and related cases.
06/01/2018

Non-invasive Refractive Correction Shows Promise

Researchers are turning to crosslinking to alter corneal curvature.
05/31/2018

The ‘Tube vs. Trab’ Battle Rages On

While one holds an advantage in IOP control, the other has higher corneal graft survival rates for post-PK patients.
05/30/2018

Topography-guided LASIK Somewhat More Precise than SMILE

Both are safe and effective in refractive error correction but some high-end results favored topo-LASIK.
05/23/2018

DALK Can Improve Vision-related QOL

Patients who underwent the procedure notched steady gains for over a year.
05/22/2018

Phakic IOLs Better Than Excimer Laser for Myopia and Astigmatism

Research suggests this procedure could hold advantages in two distinct areas.
05/18/2018

KPro Decentration May Result in Astigmatism

Researchers found greater effect in the pseudophakic eye.
05/16/2018

A Calculated Risk

Not every patient will succeed with presbyopic IOLs, but judicious patient selection and education can help you improve their chances.
05/15/2018

Upcoming Events

September 21-22, 2018

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Rittenhouse Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
Location:
 The Westin Arlington Gateway
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 30-December 1, 2018

The Optometric Retina Society and Review Group Vision Care Education Present: Retina Update 2018
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

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