Femtosecond Laser Usage in Cataract Surgery and Advanced Diagnostic 2014

Posted by on May 27, 2014 in Laser Cataract Surgery Surveys

RESULTS:  Spring 2014 Survey of Surgeons Using the Femtosecond Laser Usage in Cataract Surgery and Advanced Diagnostic   Click below to watch the presentation of findings from the first-ever survey of surgeons using the laser in cataract surgery.   Permission to Use Slides: If you would like a copy of the slides in this presentation, please  press below button  – Laser Cataract Survey Results | Download Slides. Laser Cataract Survey Results | Download...

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FEMTO Survey

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in Laser Cataract Surgery Surveys

RESULTS:  Spring 2013 Survey of Surgeons Using the Femtosecond Laser in Cataract Surgery   Click below to watch the presentation of findings from the first-ever survey of surgeons using the laser in cataract surgery. Permission to Use Slides: If you would like a copy of the slides in this presentation, please  press below button  – Laser Cataract Survey Results | Download Slides. Laser Cataract Survey Results | Download...

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CLEO 2012 (Optical Society of America)

Posted by on Mar 21, 2012 in Engagements

CLEO 2012 (Optical Society of America)

May 9, 2012 (San Jose, CA) Speaking | “Femtosecond Technology Comes of Age in Ophthalmology” During the past decade, the femtosecond laser has emerged to become widely used in refractive surgery.  This process began with LASIK and now continues with cataract surgery, the two most widely performed surgical procedures (elective surgery and traditional surgery, respectively) in the US and likely worldwide.  This talk will review the history of commercialization of this technology. Panel Description: The introduction of femtosecond lasers to improve vision has revolutionized...

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Speaking | Hawaiian Eye 2012

Posted by on Feb 9, 2012 in Engagements

January 20, 2012 (Maui, HI)   Speaking | Hawaiian Eye 2012 Shareef’s Topic: “Marketing of Premium Cataract Surgery”   “As the field of ophthalmology constantly changes, so will Hawaiian Eye’s program content. In 2012, we’ll take your skills to the next level and explain how to incorporate cutting-edge procedures into your practice, such as femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery and combined cataract and glaucoma procedures. In addition to today’s hot topics, you’ll receive a comprehensive update on every aspect of your practice, including...

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PREMIUM PRACTICE TODAY: The Laser Lends Cachet—and Precision—to Premium IOL Surgery

Posted by on Mar 25, 2011 in Editor

PREMIUM PRACTICE TODAY: The Laser Lends Cachet—and Precision—to Premium IOL Surgery

Prospective patients believe laser anything is better. With the advent of the femtosecond laser for cataract surgery, we are rapidly approaching a tipping point first described 20 years ago by Richard Lindstrom, MD: All cataract surgery is a form of refractive surgery. The comments included from interviews with several surgeons and administrators at leading practices make the case that premium practices will want to adopt the femtosecond laser…           Download the full blog       ...

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