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Speaker shares pearls on KAMRA corneal inlays

November 14, 2014

DENVER – Sondra Black, OD, shared her experience with the AcuFocus KAMRA corneal inlays as both eye care provider and patient at the Optometric Council on Refractive Technology symposium, held here during the American Academy of Optometry meeting.

According to Black, the technology, which is already available in Canada, will potentially be available in the U.S. in the spring of 2015.

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Patient satisfaction with multifocal IOLs linked to personality traits

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Cell phone app enables precise measurement of postop toric IOL axis

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Speaker shares pearls on KAMRA corneal inlays

November 14, 2014
DENVER – Sondra Black, OD, shared her experience with the AcuFocus KAMRA corneal inlays as both eye care provider and patient at the Optometric…
Meeting News Coverage

Speaker: ReLex SMILE method for myopic astigmatism less invasive

November 14, 2014
DENVER – Marc Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, said a new surgical procedure maintains the integrity of the cornea while correcting myopia with…
In the JournalsPerspective

Patient satisfaction with multifocal IOLs linked to personality traits

November 11, 2014
Personality traits influenced perception of visual disturbances and patient satisfaction after implantation of multifocal IOLs, according to a…
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Cell phone app enables precise measurement of postop toric IOL axis

November 11, 2014
A camera-enabled cellular phone used with computer software can reliably measure postoperative toric IOL axis, according to a report.A patient is…
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DALK restores corrected distance vision after post-LASIK keratectasia

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Devices allow move from subjective to objective measurements

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CorT measures total corneal power

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CHICAGO – At the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit here, Noel A. Alpins, MD, gives an update on the latest refractive measurements offered from…
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Image registration platform enhances toric IOL placement

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Speaker considers corneal inlays ideal for correcting presbyopia

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