PREMIUM PRACTICE TODAY: Ethics and Elective Eye Care

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in Editor

PREMIUM PRACTICE TODAY: Ethics and Elective Eye Care

Premium lenses and refractive lens exchange potentially increase the medicolegal risk for surgeons. Premium IOLs and laser cataract surgery, as well as other elective and semielective advances, provide additional benefits to patients but also additional costs. For the surgeon, these developments offer the opportunity to better satisfy patients and grow his or her practice, but they also pose unique challenges that can blur the ethical boundaries that were once clearly etched…             Download the full blog       ...

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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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Posted by on May 8, 2012 in Uncategorized

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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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