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VIDEO: Yeu shares pearls for addressing brunescent cataract

January 26, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Elizabeth Yeu, MD, discusses her tips for removing a brunescent cataract.

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VIDEO: Enhanced friction improves rotational stability of toric IOL

January 25, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Sumit “Sam” Garg, MD, discusses his early experience using the new Tecnis toric II (ZCU…

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Research underway to compare intracameral vs. topical moxifloxacin for endophthalmitis prophylaxis

January 24, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Despite mounting research, there is no FDA approved intracameral antibiotic for cataract surgery prophylaxis of infection in…

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Kahook, Samuelson debate MIGS procedures with phaco

January 24, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Excisional goniotomy is just as safe and effective as device procedures for the treatment of mild-to-moderate glaucoma, Malik

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VIDEO: Berdahl shares benefits of compounded medicines

January 24, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, John P. Berdahl, MD, discusses the benefits of compounded medications that are unique to ophthalmology…

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VIDEO: Surgeon shares clinical experience using sublingual sedation

January 22, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Michael D. Greenwood, MD, discusses his clinical experience using the MKO Melt (Imprimis) in cataract…

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VIDEO: Trattler shares pearls for identifying best patients for arcuate incisions

January 22, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, William B. Trattler, MD, discusses which patients are best for arcuate incisions for correcting…

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Presence of edema guides treatment of Fuchs' dystrophy and cataract

January 21, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — In a patient with Fuchs’ dystrophy and cataract, PK is the cornea technique of the past and endothelial keratoplasty is…

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Matossian, Berdahl debate postop inflammation management

January 21, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Surgeons can ease the burden of managing inflammation in their postoperative cataract patients by using FDA-approved sustained…

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VIDEO: Femtosecond laser helpful in some complex cataract cases

January 20, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Marjan Farid, MD, discusses different complex cataract surgery cases in which femtosecond laser is…

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Two new FDA-approved products simplify drug delivery after cataract surgery

January 20, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Ninety-two percent of patients do not take drops adequately after cataract surgery, John A. Hovanesian, MD, said at Hawaiian…

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VIDEO: Donnenfeld adds cross-linking, ablation to cataract surgery

January 20, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD, discusses his new regimen of adding corneal cross-linking and topographic laser…

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Light Adjustable Lens ‘truly a disruptive technology’

January 20, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — The evolution of IOL choices has been “very exciting,” Neda Shamie, MD, from Maloney-Shamie Vision Institute, said…

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Practices must create a system to deal with PBM drug denial

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — In today’s pharmacy benefit management environment, it is costing practices more staff time and money to simply get the…

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Cataract surgery payments take ‘a major hit’ in 2020

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — The 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule payments for ophthalmology changed little from 2020, with only cataract surgery taking…

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VIDEO: PCO remains the most common late-term sequelae

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Jay S. Pepose, MD, PhD, director of Pepose Vision Institute, said that because posterior capsular…

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VIDEO: 2020 is about visualization at Zeiss

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Jim Mazzo, global president of ophthalmic devices at Carl Zeiss Meditec, shares his vision for the next…

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VIDEO: How did I drop that nucleus?

January 18, 2020
NEW YORK — During a presentation at OSN New York 2019, John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS, discusses a problematic case study.

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SURGICAL VIDEO: Capsulorrhexis run management when all breaks loose

January 16, 2020
This surgery showcases the steps involved in a complication management of coloboma cataract. The surgeon, while implanting the IOL, had a rhexis run…

STAAR’s EVO, Visian ICLs receive CE mark as supplemental lens

January 14, 2020
European authorities have granted a CE mark approval to STAAR Surgical’s ICL as a supplemental or “piggyback” lens in post-cataract…