Darrell White

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Your faithful dry eye doc tackles DEWS II

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2018
Darrell E. White, MD
First, a public service announcement: Do not read the Tear Film and Ocular Surface Society Dry Eye Workshop II report. Seriously, do not do it. Only…
The Dry Eye

Follow the money, part 3

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 25, 2018
Darrell E. White, MD
You think you have a handle on something ... After finishing part 2 of “Follow the money” and thinking I was done, I had a chance to chat…
The Dry Eye

Follow the money, part 2

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 25, 2018
Darrell E. White, MD
Last month I outlined the basic supply chain that once determined how much money your patient spent to acquire medication. A pharmaceutical company…
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Follow the money, part 1

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, January 25, 2018
Darrell E. White, MD
Jasmine is the SkyVision Centers medication coverage specialist. The bane of her professional existence is the cost of medications, or more…
The Dry Eye

Be a dry eye ‘resolutionary’

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, December 25, 2017
Darrell E. White, MD
Well, it is that time of year again. Time to take stock of your year just passed and resolve to be even better in some particular way in the year to…
The Dry Eye

So you wanna be a KOL: Careful what you wish for

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, November 25, 2017
Darrell E. White, MD
“We all just wanna be big rock stars and live in hilltop mansions driving 15 cars.” – Nickleback
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The dry eye doc with dry eye

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2017
Darrell E. White, MD
So many of us went to medical school with a very clear idea of what kind of doctor we would be when we “grew up.” Often times that…
The Dry Eye

Annual review of anti-inflammatory medications

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, September 25, 2017
Darrell E. White, MD
For the past 2 years I have jokingly labeled this month’s column my annual lifitegrast edition. Now that Xiidra has been on the market for a…
The Dry Eye

TrueTear: The latest buzz

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 25, 2017
Darrell E. White, MD
“It was a scratch, not a pick!”
– Jerry Seinfeld
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The state of dry eye care, part 2

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, July 25, 2017
Darrell E. White, MD
As we head into the summer months, I thought it would be helpful to take the pulse of our dry eye world and report on the state of the state, if you…