Cataract Surgery

Top Story

BLOG: Why do we treat patients like camels?

August 19, 2019

Investigational IOL designed to mimic human lens

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 25, 2019
An investigational IOL developed by LensGen mimics the ability of the natural lens to accommodate and increases focal range in patients with presbyopia, according to…

Child’s age dictates approach to treating cataracts

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 25, 2019
Ehsan Sadri, MD, FACS; Marjan Farid, MD
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the…
Back to Basics

Centration of capsulorrhexis an important part of cataract surgery

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 25, 2019
Uday Devgan, MD
When performing cataract surgery, the capsulorrhexis is one of the most critical steps because it allows safe access to remove the nucleus and cortex and long-term…
More Headlines »

A Modified Technique for Extracting a Dislocated Lens With Perfluorocarbon Liquids and Viscoelastics

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, September 2010, Volume 41 Issue 5
The authors describe a modified technique for extraction of a dislocated crystalline lens or large and hard lens…
More »

Rapid Response from DC: Management of Miosis and Postsurgical Pain in Cataract Surgery

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Omeros Corporation.

Interoperative miosis increases the risk of complications such as posterior capsule rupture, vitreous loss, corneal…
More »
Meeting News

VIDEO: Modified technique improves consistency, efficiency of cortical removal in FLACS

June 6, 2019
More »