The Essentials

Tear Film Fighters

While often underappreciated, these important components serve to protect our eyes.
09/15/2021

Encircling the Arcus

While this finding usually shouldn’t raise alarm, be aware of atypical presentations that could lead to disastrous consequences.
07/15/2021

Wild and Woolly

Take a closer look at how cotton wool spots manifest.
03/15/2021

Rediscover Your Red-Free

While this monochromatic filter may be underused, don’t overlook its ability to shed light on a variety of conditions.
01/15/2021

The Ophthalmic Workhorse

Phenylephrine’s effect on the sympathetic nervous system provides numerous applications far beyond dilation.
11/15/2020

The Gang’s (Not) All Here

RGC death is the hallmark of glaucomatous damage—and it can now be captured with OCT.
09/15/2020

RVOs: Detour Ahead

The formation of collateral vessels may help you understand the severity of the occlusion.
07/15/2020

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

Upcoming Events

September 30, 2021

Early Identification and Timely Referral
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO, and Jonathan Jonisch, MD
8:00–9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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October 14, 2021

Treatment Option for Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mark T. Dunbar, OD, FAAO and Lloyd Clark, MD
8:00–9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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December 10-11, 2021

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Winter Conference
Location: Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits

Register here