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Ophthalmic community mourns loss of George O. Waring III

January 28, 2015

George O. Waring III, MD, FACS, FRCOphth, a surgeon, innovator and mentor, died Jan. 27. He was 73 years old.

Waring, who most recently served as professor emeritus of ophthalmology at Emory University, Atlanta, specialized in cataract surgery, radial keratotomy and LASIK. He was board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Surgeon shares pearls on managing complex femtosecond cataract cases Meeting News Coverage

Surgeon shares pearls on managing complex femtosecond cataract cases

January 28, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii — Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery in complicated cases may require special maneuvers and measures, a speaker told colleagues here.Sonia H
Perspectives on Glaucoma

'Threshold to treat' calculator may be more useful in clinical settings

January 28, 2015
When considering the use of risk calculators to inform treatment options, researchers reported in the Journal of Glaucoma that a “threshold to treat”…
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VIDEO: Implementing femtosecond laser into hospital setting creates unique challenges

January 28, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii – At Hawaiian Eye 2015, Rajesh K. Rajpal, MD, discusses the experience of incorporating femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery into a hospital…
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Survey: Some patients rate second-eye cataract surgery more painful than first

January 28, 2015
Cataract surgery in the second eye was perceived by some patients as being more painful and/or taking longer than surgery in the first eye, despite patients being more…
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Postoperative Inflammation and Pain

Postoperative Inflammation and Pain: Elimination of the Dynamic Duo to Improve Patient Outcomes

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bausch + Lomb.

Cataract surgery has improved in both safety and outcomes in recent years. With advances in surgical techniques…
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VIDEO: SightLife CEO updates global cornea transplantation achievements, goals

January 27, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii – At Hawaiian Eye 2015, Monty Montoya, president and CEO of SightLife, discusses the organizations…
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