Presbyopia

Retinal Detachment May Result From Presbyopia Drop Treatment

In the three cases included below, topical pilocarpine use preceded the serious ocular event.
05/26/2022

Can UV-Blocking Contacts Mitigate Presbyopia?

A recent study suggests small gains in amplitude of accommodation are possible.
04/21/2022

Young Adults Fare Better With Multifocals than Presbyopes

Study shows center-near lenses do not degrade near VA significantly but maintain far vision in those with normal accommodative function.
03/24/2022

Medical Manipulation of Vision Debuts

The first of many pharmaceutical options to alleviate presbyopia gives optometrists a new tool—and new challenges.
03/15/2021

Eye Drop for Presbyopia Moves Through Trials

Distance-corrected near visual acuity gains show the potential of this new method of correction.
10/12/2020

Satisfying the Complicated Presbyope

Concurrent issues such as dry eye, prior surgery or binocular disorders can compromise visual quality. Optometrists can help restore it.
07/15/2020

The Crowded Landscape of Presbyopia Correction

Today’s patients have different visual needs, and you have new tools at your disposal to help—with more on the way.
01/15/2020

The Year of Refraction

Innovative management approaches are in your office now or on the way.
01/15/2020

Picking a Premium IOL For Every Patient

Matching the right lens with the right eye requires a personal connection.
12/15/2019

Triple 20/20

The first trifocal IOL FDA-approved for presbyopia is achieving exciting visual acuity potential.
12/15/2019

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)

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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)

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December 10-11, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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