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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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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Patience needed to grow OCTA adoption in practice

January 20, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Even though OCT angiography is a helpful diagnostic tool, there are practical challenges to implementing this technology in…
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Be realistic, set expectations before blepharoplasty

January 20, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Blepharoplasty is the third most common aesthetic surgery and the No. 1 procedure performed on the face, according to a…
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VIDEO: Dry eye disease treatment starts with education and evaluation

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Mitchell A. Jackson, MD, founder and CEO of Jacksoneye in Lake Villa, Illinois, says that dry eye…
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Alison Levine shares leadership lessons from Everest expedition

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Special guest speaker Alison Levine’s climb to the summit of Mt. Everest helped her achieve her “adventure grand…
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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 2019, 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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Compliance is cheaper than a fraud investigation

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — When an ophthalmology practice comes under investigation for fraud under the False Claims Act, ignorance is no excuse. Nor is…
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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…