Taking the Lead on Glaucoma

ODs in every US state can now manage this common condition. Here’s how to direct the delivery of care in your community.

On the Threshold: New VF Testing Tech

This exciting development has numerous potential possibilities for improving optometric care.

MIGS on the Move

A decade after their debut, these procedures now dominate the surgical sphere. Which options are most popular today, and where do ODs fit into the clinical picture?

Prepping for the Glaucoma Grind

Once in your care, people with this disease become lifelong patients. Learn how to best accommodate the ongoing needs of those in the advanced stage.

Update your Glaucoma Prescribing Protocols

Treatment options continue to evolve, with new meds and methods to consider.

Tackling the “Myopia or Glaucoma?” Question

As the prevalence of both increase, ODs will be on the front lines, relying on a growing set of tools to aid proper diagnosis and management.

Understanding ONH Dynamics in Glaucoma and Beyond

Clinicians must know what a healthy optic nerve head looks like and how it functions before they can appreciate the dysfunction that happens with disease.

Diagnosing Glaucoma: How to Steer Clear of Trouble

Here are several instances where conflicting or misleading information could lead you astray—and what to do about it.

OCT Interpretation for Glaucoma: Don’t Get Fooled

Be thorough to identify any underlying causes of optic disc edema and ensure those issues are managed appropriately at the ED.

Keep Glaucoma Care Close to Home

While comanagement is a key component of long-term success, ODs must take on the lion’s share of day-to-day responsibilities for these patients.

Upcoming Events

September 9-11, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Antonio
Location: Omni La Mansion Del Rio
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

Register here

November 11-13, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando
Location: Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

Register here

December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

Register here

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