Darrell White

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The Dry Eye

Unsung heroes of dry eye care: Technicians make or break a dry eye clinic

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, July 25, 2016
Darrell E. White, MD
The other day I was hanging around “Sky Bar,” the tech station at SkyVision. Do you have kids? When I am quietly standing there, I am…
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Treating dry eye in the surgical patient: One doctor’s simple algorithm

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, June 25, 2016
Darrell E. White, MD
Dry eye disease, or DED, has made the ultimate breakthrough into the consciousness of ophthalmology. We are now talking about DED as it relates to…
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Dry eye patients being priced out of better care

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2016
Darrell E. White, MD
It wasn’t really an epiphany, actually. More like that last bite when your puppy pushes it just a bit past cute and into “ouch!” An…
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The changing face of dry eye

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, April 25, 2016
Darrell E. White, MD
A long time ago in an office far, far away, every eye doctor treated dry eye. Seriously. Even retina docs. Why was that? Well, it was easy. Only one…
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Looking back at a year of LipiFlow

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 25, 2016
Darrell E. White, MD
There I was on the podium at a small winter meeting, escaping the snow and once again keeping company with Sheri Rowan and Alan Crandall, talking…
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Dry eye can be a surgical disease

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 25, 2016
Darrell E. White, MD
For some reason I get all confessional with you here. Doubtless it has something to do with our shared experience in the trenches, stomping out dry…
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A thankful beginning to the new year

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, January 25, 2016
Darrell E. White, MD
Happy New Year! How were your holidays? Did your team win its bowl game? How was New Year’s Eve? Did you manage to stay up late enough to see…
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Building a dry eye clinic, part 3: The advanced dry eye practice

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, December 25, 2015
Darrell E. White, MD
Are you still here? That is fantastic! That must mean you made a conscious, all-in decision to start a dry eye practice, as discussed in part 1, and…
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Developing a dry eye clinic, part 2: The traditional dry eye practice

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, November 25, 2015
Darrell E. White, MD
In order to build a true dry eye practice, it is first necessary to make an open commitment to care for the dry eye patient. As pointed out in part 1…
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Developing a dry eye clinic, part 1: If you build it, they will come

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2015
Darrell E. White, MD
In just a short couple of weeks, we will convene en masse in Las Vegas for our annual shindig, the American Academy of Ophthalmology annual meeting…