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Ophthalmic community loses surgeon, educator with passing of Kenneth A. Greenberg, MD

February 4, 2016

Ophthalmic surgeon and educator Kenneth A. Greenberg, MD, died Jan. 31.

Greenberg practiced for 25 years in Danbury and Ridgefield, Conn., and Riverdale, N.Y., where he specialized in anterior segment surgeries. He was also the former director of residency training at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Greenberg recently served as global medical director for the Abbott Medical Optics Refractive and Corneal Division. Before that he was a medical consultant for Visx, IntraLase and Abbott Medical Optics.

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Halometer app may quantify patient-reported halos

February 2, 2016
A halometer application operated on an iPad reliably and objectively quantified the size of patient-reported halos, according to a study.The prospective study included…
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VIDEO: Ophthalmologists should consider laser PRK to yield better refractive outcomes

January 26, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Arun C. Gulani, MD, MS, encourages ophthalmologists to consider using laser photorefractive keratectomy to yield better refractive…
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VIDEO: Post-approval study results of accommodating toric IOL similar to FDA's results

January 21, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Mark Packer, MD, discusses the results of a post-FDA approval study of the Trulign accommodating toric IOL (Bausch + Lomb). He noted…
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Ophthalmic community loses surgeon, educator with passing of Kenneth A. Greenberg, MD

February 4, 2016
Ophthalmic surgeon and educator Kenneth A. Greenberg, MD, died Jan. 31.Greenberg practiced for 25 years in Danbury and Ridgefield, Conn., and…
In the Journals

Halometer app may quantify patient-reported halos

February 2, 2016
A halometer application operated on an iPad reliably and objectively quantified the size of patient-reported halos, according to a study.The…
Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Ophthalmologists should consider laser PRK to yield better refractive outcomes

January 26, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Arun C. Gulani, MD, MS, encourages ophthalmologists to consider using laser photorefractive keratectomy to yield…
Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Post-approval study results of accommodating toric IOL similar to FDA's results

January 21, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Mark Packer, MD, discusses the results of a post-FDA approval study of the Trulign accommodating toric IOL…
Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Surgeon gives pearls for achieving 0.5 D residual astigmatism

January 19, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Jack T. Holladay, MD, MSEE, discusses how to achieve 0.5 D of residual astigmatism in cataract surgery, which is…
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New advances in IOL technology increase patient satisfaction

January 19, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — The advancement in IOL technology has increased patient satisfaction, according to a speaker here. “The new IOLs we…
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VIDEO: Low-add multifocal IOLs delivering better vision than predecessors

January 19, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD, discusses the latest available multifocal IOLs in the U.S. as well as those available…
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VIDEO: Surgeon discusses injection regimen in refractive corneal and cataract surgery

January 18, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Richard L. Lindstrom, MD, discusses the implementation of the “less drops” approach to cataract and refractive…
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VIDEO: Surgeon presents pearls on astigmatism management in femtosecond laser cataract surgery

January 18, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Sheri Rowen, MD, discusses the unique challenges posed by the femtosecond laser in the management of astigmatism…
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VIDEO: Evaluation of topography critical in toric IOL implantation

January 18, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Jennifer M. Loh, MD, discusses the need for careful preoperative evaluation including topography before toric IOL…
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