Surgical Minute

Concise overviews of surgical procedures geared to the comanaging optometrist, plus intraoperative videos. By Derek N. Cunningham, OD, and Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA

A Promising Offspring

The new Synergy IOL combines the designs of two previous lenses in the same family.
08/15/2021

IOP Control: Time to Play Offense?

Interventional glaucoma allows optometrists to minimize the treatment burden for our patients.
06/15/2021

Build Back Better

When the corneal epithelium is compromised, sometimes the best approach is to let the eye start over with a clean slate.
04/15/2021

A New Wave

Vivity, a non-diffractive lens, seeks to up the ante in premium IOL visual quality for presbyopia correction.
02/15/2021

Combo Platter

This MIGS device combines a pair of glaucoma procedures to address three points of resistance.
12/15/2020

Up Your ERM Referral Game

Innovations in instrumentation have made epiretinal membrane surgery a more viable option for many patients.
10/15/2020

Stop the Drop?

Newer drug options are quickly making a name for themselves when it comes to post-op care.
08/15/2020

Keep This MIGS On The Radar

Surgeons have much to gain when they add the Hydrus Microstent to their arsenal.
06/15/2020

When Surgery Isn't Sufficient

A new IOL can be adjusted post-implantation to provide more optimal outcomes.
04/15/2020

Anti-VEGF Injections: Start to Finish

Here’s a step-by-step guide to how it’s performed.
02/15/2020

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

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