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VIDEO: Holland Foundation for Sight Restoration set to launch at World Cornea Day

January 20, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Edward J. Holland, MD, and Bindu Manne, director of market development at Ocular Therapeutix, discuss…
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VIDEO: Donnenfeld adds cross-linking, ablation to cataract surgery

January 20, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD, discusses his new regimen of adding corneal cross-linking and topographic laser…
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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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Step therapy an onerous process for providing patient care

January 20, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Step therapy, an insurance protocol requiring patients to try and fail certain drugs before allowing access to other therapies…
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Original, generic PGAs show no significant difference in IOP, tolerability

January 20, 2020
No significant difference was seen in efficacy and safety of prostaglandin analogues when comparing original and generics, according to a systematic…
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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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Five ways to maximize EHR use

January 20, 2020
Electronic health records promised to save time but instead, findings show that primary care physicians spend almost 6 hours a day on them. …

Vyzulta approved in Hong Kong, Argentina

January 20, 2020
Regulatory bodies in Hong Kong and Argentina have approved Vyzulta for the reduction of IOP in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular…
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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…
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VIDEO: How did I drop that nucleus?

January 18, 2020
NEW YORK — During a presentation at OSN New York 2019, John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS, discusses a problematic case study.
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Adverum reports significant progress with intravitreal gene therapy program

January 17, 2020
Adverum Biotechnologies has made significant progress in its lead clinical program for intravitreal gene therapy for retinal diseases, Leone

Phase 3 trial to investigate Port Delivery System in DME

January 17, 2020
Genentech and Roche initiated a phase 3 clinical trial to investigate the Port Delivery System with ranibizumab to treat patients with diabetic…
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VIDEO: Presbyopic IOL challenge

January 17, 2020
NEW YORK — During a presentation at OSN New York 2019, William F. Wiley, MD, reviews his use of the Kamra inlay (CorneaGen) to address a…