Eyelids

The OD's Guide to Ptosis Workup

Droopy eyelids can stem from a number of conditions. Differential diagnosis is key for these patients. This guide will help navigate those cases.
04/15/2020

Differentiating Problems of the Eyelids and Ocular Adnexa

When patients ask about dermatologic concerns around the eyes, be prepared to address them in the office and refer when needed.
02/15/2020

The Dry Eye Assessment: Start With the Lids

The real root cause of most dry eye is failure of the eyelids to protect the ocular surface. Here’s how you know.
02/15/2020

A Close Look at Common Lid Lesions

Although benign most of the time, eyelid and periorbital lesions require careful diagnosis. These pearls can help you differentiate several you are likely to see.
11/15/2019

At the Crossroads of Allergy, Dry Eye and Lid Disease

Any of these ocular surface issues can set off inflammation. Here’s how to get to the root of the problem.
11/15/2019

In-Office and At-Home Lid Maintenance

Keeping dry eye at bay can require patients and ODs to adopt a new hygiene regimen. Here are some options.
11/15/2019

Lashing Out: Dangerous Beauty Trends

If patients aren’t mindful of the steps they are taking to modify their ocular appearance, they may end up doing more harm than good.
11/15/2019

What You Can Learn from Lids

A proper evaluation can lead you to targeted dry eye treatment.
01/15/2019

Checking Under the Hood: How to Evaluate the Lid and Ocular Surface

Recognizing minor signs of underlying ocular surface or lid disease requires a thorough evaluation. Here’s a guide to a comprehensive exam of the ocular surface.
11/20/2018

Spotlight on Demodex: Eliminating the Mite-y Menace

The oft overlooked Demodex diagnosis is elemental to setting patients on the path to relief, if you know what to look for.
10/15/2016

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)

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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 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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