The Essentials

Track the Hill of Vision

The visual field mean deviation is key when assessing glaucomatous changes.
05/15/2020

A Peek at the Pinhole

This simple test can quickly categorize a patient’s reduced vision as either refractive or pathological. Here’s what else it can do.
03/15/2020

Accommodation in Peril

More patients are struggling with their near vision these days. Here’s why and how you can help.
01/15/2020

The Who and Why of MRI

Diffusion-weighted imaging can be crucial to confirm a number of ophthalmic disorders.
11/15/2019

Pericytes in Peril

Cell dropout is at the root of the microvascular aneurysms characteristic of diabetic retinopathy.
09/15/2019

Crusin’ for Drusen

These clinical findings are more elusive than you might think, and they don’t always indicate macular degeneration.
07/15/2019

What Snellen Ain’t Tellin’

Contrast sensitivity testing can help identify visual changes an acuity test might miss.
05/16/2019

RPE: The Multitasking Master

This simple structure is crucial for maintaining visual function in more ways than one.
03/15/2019

Moving in Stereo

We rely on it and rarely give it a second thought—until it’s jeopardized.
01/15/2019

Why SVP Matters

In medicine as in life, it’s good to be spontaneous.
11/20/2018

Upcoming Events

August 29, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

Register here

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 30-November 1, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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