Refractive/Cataract Rundown

IFIS: Know the Risks And Manage the Signs

Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome has the potential to derail cataract surgery, especially if it comes as a surprise.


Treating Astigmatism: How Low Can You Go?

Surgeons say that even a little bit of astigmatism is worth treating, and cataract surgery presents a golden opportunity. 

Shutting the Door on Epithelial Ingrowth

Surgeons share when to watch and wait, and when to do something about ingrowth under the flap.

Is LVC Possible In CVD Patients?

Long considered an absolute contraindication, collagen vascular disease may not always be a bar for carefully selected patients. 

Two for One: Bilateral Cataract Surgery

Some say immediate sequential bilateral cataract surgery is as safe as staggered procedures.

Stop the Sneeze to Fight the Haze

The “Pittsburgh Protocol” calms local allergy symptoms for better cataract and refractive outcomes.