Hawaiian Eye/Retina Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the Hawaiian Eye and Retina meetings. Refer back to this page often for the latest news, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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VIDEO: Goniotomy a good IOP-lowering option in different situations

January 23, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Jella An, MD, discusses how she has incorporated the Kahook Dual Blade (New World Medical) goniotomy…
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Retina specialists ‘uniquely qualified’ to manage uveitis

January 23, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Retina specialists are “uniquely qualified and skilled” to care for patients with uveitis, Sunil K. Srivastava
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VIDEO: How to manage wet AMD with concomitant retinal conditions

January 23, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Retina 2020, Andrew A. Moshfeghi, MD, MBA, discusses how ophthalmologists should treat patients who have wet AMD along with…
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Unregulated cosmetics contribute to ocular surface disease

January 23, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — A person who uses beauty products containing prostaglandins around their eyes and eyelashes may be spending a lot of money to…
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VIDEO: Leyngold touts corneal neurotization for neurotrophic keratopathy

January 23, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Ilya M. Leyngold, MD, discusses how his team has been using a corneal neurotization technique to restore…
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VIDEO: Ophthalmologists need to be aware of NMO

January 23, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Andrew G. Lee, MD, discusses how ophthalmologists need to be able to identify neuromyelitis optica, or…
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Voretigene neparvovec will ‘pave the way’ for more gene therapy treatments

January 23, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii —Voretigene neparvovec benefits patients with Leber congenital amaurosis and may help advance future gene therapies, according to…
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Ophthalmic genetics pioneer wins Corboy award

January 23, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — An ophthalmologist whose life’s work has led to advancements in the field of genetic eye disease was honored here at…
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Ocular surface disease an important consideration in glaucoma

January 22, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — The ocular surface should not be forgotten when managing patients with glaucoma, according to a presenter at Hawaiian Eye 2020…
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VIDEO: ‘Absolute blitz’ in glaucoma innovation underway

January 22, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Savak “Sev” Teymoorian, MD, MBA, discusses the crowded field of glaucoma treatment…