Surgery

Mississippi Pushes for Expanded Scope of Practice

Proposal includes oral steroids, lid lesion care and laser capsulotomy privileges.
02/09/2021

New Pre-Surgical Patient Prep Kit

Bruder packages together several products that can improve lid hygiene.
12/26/2020

Meet the New Trifocal IOL

The most recent addition to the market is expanding the candidate pool for multifocal IOLs.
12/15/2020

Combo Platter

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

How to Pick the Right Surgeon

This checklist can help you make the best choice when referring a patient for surgery.
12/15/2020

Arkansas ODs Victorious Against Referendum

The court rules that the medical lobby didn’t meet the requirements to put the issue on the general-election ballot.
09/17/2020

Reoperation Rates after RD Vary with Age

Older patients were more likely to need more than one procedure for noncomplex RD repair.
09/17/2020

Cell Injection Therapy Shows Good Long-term Results

Normal corneal thickness was attained in 10 of 11 eyes at five years.
09/17/2020

Run, Don’t Walk Toward Endophthalmitis Care

Patients who sought care sooner rather than later experienced significantly better VA outcomes.
08/18/2020

Stop the Drop?

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

Upcoming Events

March 10, 2021

How Eyesight Interlinks with Cognition: Advanced Vision Care from the Retina through the Brain
Location: Virtual Event
Speaker: Solomon Gould, OD, MBA
8:00pm EST
Earn 1 LIVE COPE Credit

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March 19-20, 2021 and June 11-12, 2021

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Spring & Summer Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn 24 LIVE COPE Credits 

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April 9-10, 2021

Intrepid Presents: Innovations and Implementations in Practice 
Location: Virtual Event
Program Co-chairs: Nathan Lighthizer, OD, FAAO and John D. Gelles, OD, FIAO, FCLSA
Earn 14 LIVE COPE Credits

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