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Technology Update

Smartphone Camera Adapters Get Simpler

Devices that help smartphones take high-quality pictures of the eye are getting more portable, less expensive and easier to use.

Mobile Surgery Keeps on Trucking

A rundown of the companies that offer mobile surgical devices to ophthalmologists and how the arrangements work.

Surgical Supervision For the 21st Century

High-speed, high-definition technology is making it possible to help guide surgery taking place in remote locations.

Ocular Sealants and Glues in Review

A look at the ways ophthalmologists use sealants and glues, and where the newly approved ReSure sealant fits in.

Intraoperative OCT Coming into Focus

Manufacturers are finding ways to make this technology available during surgery, giving surgeons a whole new view.

Smartphones Take on Astigmatism

Surgeons say you can make use of a powerful tool you almost always have with you to help tame patients’ cylinder.

Working With the Visian Toric ICL

Surgeons discuss how working with this implant compares to working with a standard ICL and in-the-bag toric lenses.

Can Surgeons Stop the Drops?

A look at recent attempts to replace postop eye drops with injections and the pros and cons of this approach.

Alternate Uses for Corneal Cross-linking

This long-awaited procedure may be able to do more than just treat keratoconus and ectasia.

The Integrated Cataract Surgical Suite

By linking diagnostic instruments with surgical ones, companies hope to improve surgical safety and efficacy.

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