Glaucoma

When a Prostaglandin Drop Isn’t Enough

Many patients need more than a prostaglandin in order to reach your target IOP. Here are the pros and cons of each option.
04/05/2016

Assessing the Angle: Which Method Is Best?

Gonioscopy, optical coherence tomography and ultrasound biometry all have advantages and limitations.
03/04/2016

Managing Glaucoma with ICE Syndrome

Because of the other issues associated with ICE syndrome, many standard glaucoma treatments are ineffective.
02/05/2016

Should You Try a New Glaucoma Surgery?

With new options available, surgeons have to decide whether it makes sense to incorporate them into their practices.
01/05/2016

Treat the Patient— Not Just the Disease

Managing a patient’s ailment may not alleviate the patient’s suffering. Changing our focus can make a world of difference.
12/08/2015

Managing Hypotony After Trabeculectomy

Very low intraocular pressure following surgery can have serious visual consequences. These strategies can help prevent trouble.
11/05/2015

Glaucoma Surgery 101: Tips and Pearls

Sometimes small changes can make surgery go more smoothly. One surgeon shares some of what she’s learned.
10/05/2015

Steroids for Glaucoma: Both Friend and Foe

These drugs can be both beneficial and harmful—and their effects can vary from patient to patient.
09/08/2015

Alternative Surgeries for Uveitic Glaucoma

Studies suggest that alternatives to trabeculectomy and tube shunts may sometimes work very well.
07/06/2015

Managing Glaucoma with Structure and Function

Learning the strengths and weaknesses of OCTs and visual fields makes it possible to follow progression much more effectively.
06/08/2015