Mitchell Jackson

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2018 year in review: Celebrate life

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, January 10, 2019
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
The year 2018 brought a number of serious life challenges for me personally but a few high moments to keep me moving forward. I lost my younger…
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Presbyopia therapies revisited

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, November 10, 2018
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
There is that one moment that happens to even premium surgeons when you wake up sometime in your early 40s and you can no longer read the print on…
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Premium surgeons should help patients navigate vicious maze of care access

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 10, 2018
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
Premium surgeons face challenges regarding patient care access daily, from access to certain eye drop pharmaceuticals to a growing population of…
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Femto or not, here I come: Premium surgeons take heed

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 10, 2018
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
The song “Ready or Not Here I Come (Can’t Hide from Love)” produced in 1968 and sung by The Delfonics is what comes to my mind as a…
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Should premium surgeons consider DREAMing when optimizing the ocular surface?

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, July 10, 2018
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
When performing refractive and/or refractive cataract surgery, premium surgeons must pay attention to the ocular surface in order to achieve premium…
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The three Ps to facilitate the premium channel conversion

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 10, 2018
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
The three Ps, no matter the industry or business discussed, always come down to the three same principles: people, process, product. There are many…
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Rule of three: Simple rules for the premium surgeon to succeed

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, April 10, 2018
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
As a premium refractive and refractive cataract surgeon, I sometimes forget the big picture as our lives at times become too complicated from a…
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Surviving the Hawaiian missile crisis: My personal perspective on reality

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 10, 2018
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
I finished picking up my registration materials for Hawaiian Eye 2018 in Wailea on Saturday, Jan. 13, and uploaded my presentations. I returned to my…
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Modern-day cataract surgery: Bad and boujee

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 10, 2018
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
For those premium cataract surgeons with a musical know-how, “Bad and Boujee” is a recent well-known hip-hop song by Migos and Lil Uzi…
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Will Obama ‘vision’ be truly affordable or accessible in 2018?

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, January 10, 2018
Mitchell A. Jackson, MD
In March 2010, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, became a federal mandate in health insurance reform…