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Refractive Surgery

ISRS Members Share Practice Trends

Bilateral intraocular procedures, femtosecond cataract surgery and LASIK volumes are highlights of the latest ISRS survey.

Sharpen Your LASIK Technique

Taking time to examine the patient carefully beforehand can help you respond to problems properly later on.

New Filters for LASIK Screening

New studies with innovative indices are allowing surgeons to catch more risky corneas before surgery.

What Patients Think of LASIK

The results of several well-designed, prospective LASIK studies are shedding light on the procedure’s postop pros and cons.

An Expert Review Of the SATs

A surgeon describes the SATs—surface ablation techniques—that help him get the best outcomes with PRK.

How to Approach LASIK Enhancements

Surgeons say you have to weigh the pros and cons of another LASIK vs. correcting the error on the corneal surface.

An Update on Scleral Expansion

A user of the technology says updates in instrumentation and imaging have made a difference in the controversial procedure.

The Keys to Multifocal IOL Centration

How surgeons are meeting the challenge of obtaining the sharpest vision for their multifocal lens patients.

The Latest Results With the LAL

An update on the Light-Adjustable Lens and a look at a potential application for it in broadening focal depth.

Root Out Multifocal Lens Problems

Just because a patient is unhappy with her multifocal lens doesn’t necessarily mean she needs a surgical solution.