Cornea

Understanding Corneal Nerve Function—and Dysfunction

Corneal nerves are crucial to ocular health and knowing the conditions that affect them will help optometrists better care for their patients.
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

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

Infiltrative Keratitis: Fight the Battle for Corneal Clarity

When infections invade the cornea and leukocytes gain ground, you need skillful strategy and carefully chosen weaponry.
09/15/2019

When Corneal Wounds Won’t Heal

Timely intervention can keep a bad situation from spiraling out of control.
08/15/2019

Be an Ocular Foreign Body Fixer

You have the tools and the knowledge to be your community’s ocular foreign body expert. Here’s how to incorporate these skills into your practice.
04/15/2019

My Patient Has Recurrent Corneal Erosion…Now What?

Managing this condition right the first time may keep its recurrence at bay.
04/15/2019

Corneal Manifestations of Systemic Diseases

We review the clinical presentation and management of four conditions a routine slit lamp exam might reveal.
04/15/2019

New Tools to Tame Keratoconus

The OD’s armamentarium has never been so full and now includes everything from contact lenses to new medical procedures.
04/15/2019

Your Top 12 Crosslinking Questions—Answered!

New to corneal collagen crosslinking? This Q&A guide from Wills Eye Hospital will help prepare you to manage keratoconus patients in the new era.
01/15/2018

Upcoming Events

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)

Register here

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

Register here

October 18, 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

Register here

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