Urgent Care

How to manage ocular emergencies in the optometric office. By Richard Mangan, OD

Tread Lightly

A traumatic tire explosion in a patient’s place of work was to blame for hundreds of corneal foreign bodies.
09/15/2021

Black and Blue and Red All Over

This rare subconjunctival hemorrhage formation required a tailored approach to stop the bleeding.
07/15/2021

From Dislocation to Restoration

This patient had to undergo IOL replacement surgery to finally achieve satisfactory vision.
05/15/2021

Fish Out of Water

A patient presenting with a unique-looking floater needed our help to figure out how to proceed.
03/15/2021

When the Pressure’s On

Elevated IOP is bad. Combine it with a rise in ICP, and you’ve got a potential emergency on your hands.
01/15/2021

Straight to the Point

Ocular trauma must be managed quickly, or else surgical intervention may be deemed necessary.
11/15/2020

It Might Be a Giant

Recognizing these signs and symptoms immediately is critical to getting your patients the help they need.
09/15/2020

Navigating Retinal Necrosis

This rare, acute disorder can be tied to a number of systemic diseases.
07/15/2020

Unmask This Cancer Imposter

This suspicious lesion isn’t malignant—but fools most. Here’s how to distinguish it.
05/15/2020

With Disc Edemas, Act Fast

Treatment is dependent upon the cause of the issue. It’s on you to identify it.
03/15/2020

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