Eyelids

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

Three Pillars of Chalazia Management

From a conservative approach to steroid use to surgery, dealing with these pesky lumps is all about savvy patient selection.
01/15/2020

Cosmetic Injections Cause Inoperable Strabismus

Persistent ophthalmoplegia can make later procedures ineffective.
12/30/2019

LWE Staining Reveals Lens-associated Insult

Impression cytology suggests mechanical or frictional cellular insult is occurring at the lid wiper conjunctiva.
12/30/2019

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

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

Eyelids: Assess and Express

Optometrists should embrace MGD therapies and lid lesion exams to care for a vast number of patients.
11/15/2019

Upcoming Events

March 21, 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

March 22, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Houston
Location: The Whitehall Houston
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approval pending, TOB approval pending)

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April 16-18, 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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