GENERAL SESSION DISCUSSIONS

Storm Eye Update

Moderator: M. Edward Wilson Jr., MD
Residents and fellows from the Medical University of South Carolina’s Storm Eye Institute will present their latest research results after working with patients, studying medication treatments and uses, observing technology and working in other pertinent areas of ophthalmology.

Retina

Moderator: Steve Charles, MD
Head-to-head debates on the latest retina topics that are most relevant and valuable to the comprehensive ophthalmologist. A panel of experts will discuss the potential retinal complications of cataract surgery and review what you need to know about dry AMD, diabetic macular edema, anti-VEGF agents, and other therapeutics.

Video Symposium: Surgical Techniques

Moderator: John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS
Renowned surgeons will share with you their pearls for surgical success. Presenters will break down their preferred methods to routine and challenging patient cases, to provide you with tips that you can bring into your own surgeries on Monday. Rapid-fire interactive questions to the panel and audience will create an exciting atmosphere while you learn.

Interactive Cornea

Moderator: Edward J. Holland, MD
This is a highly engaging session that will focus on the health and function of the cornea. Panelists will utilize a combination of informative case presentations followed by interactive rapid-fire questions for both faculty and attendees. This will create an interesting and fun educational format for all.

Diagnostics and Drug Delivery

Moderator: Terry Kim, MD
Expert perspective on diagnostic solutions for pre-operative planning, new drug delivery technologies to help improve post-operative inflammation and the assessment and use of appropriate drugs and devices to maximize outcomes.

Kiawah Eye Grand Rounds

Moderators: Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD and Kerry D. Solomon, MD
Dive deep into ten different extremely important and relevant cases. Then you will hear a panel of experts discuss different ideas on diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care to keep you up to date on important evolving areas.

Oculoplastics for the General Ophthalmologist

Moderator: Daniel C. Garibaldi, MD, FACS
Enhance your expertise and skills in oculoplastic functional and aesthetic offerings that the comprehensive ophthalmologist can incorporate in daily practice as well as tips to manage inflammation, infections, and lesions.

Glaucoma Grand Rounds

Moderator: Thomas W. Samuelson, MD
Top glaucoma specialists will examine how glaucoma-specific technologies and devices play into the general ophthalmologist’s management of glaucoma. Special consideration will be given to the management of coincident cataract and glaucoma as well as emerging stand-alone MIGS options and pharmacotherapy. Presentations will incorporate video cases and hot topics.

Refining Your Game: How I Have Evolved for the Better

Moderator: John P. Berdahl, MD; Elizabeth Yeu, MD
Each day, seemingly routine patients present ophthalmologists with surgical challenges. Experienced speakers will discuss their innovative approaches to technology, surgical techniques, and patient experience tips that have positively impacted their practice and patient care.

Video Symposium: Cataract-IOL and Refractive

Moderators: Richard J. Mackool Sr, MD and Richard J. Mackool Jr, MD, FACS
Learn how our experts handled some of their most difficult cataract and refractive cases last year. You’re guaranteed to take home exceptional pearls and practical solutions to apply to your own practice.