Cornea/Anterior Segment

Adding Pre-Descemet’s Layer to EK

Experts explain how to use the sturdy pre-Descemet’s layer in endothelial keratoplasty procedures.


Acanthamoeba: The Keratitis that Won’t Quit!

We discuss the epidemiological risk factors and current diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for this formidable protozoan invader.


Amniotic Membrane Use In Pterygium Surgery

How to surgically repair a pterygium that’s become clinically significant.


ICRS and Cross-linking For Corneal Ectasia

A cornea surgeon explains the pros and cons of the two approaches, when used alone and in combination.

Boston KPro: Current And Future Directions

An in-depth look at this innovative device’s design, recent modifications, implantation techniques and outcomes.

Perfecting Posterior Corneal Grafts

A look at the options waiting behind DSAEK, especially its closest rival, DMEK.

Making the Most of Corneal Cross-linking

Surgeons offer advice to first-time users for getting great results and staying out of trouble.

IOP Control: Know Your Surgical Options

The advent of MIGS may change the equation about what’s the best initial therapy for patients with open-angle glaucoma.

Amniotic Membrane’s Therapeutic Action

New insights into amniotic membrane’s potential to treat diseases in the eye and in other parts of the body.

Stem Cells for Corneal Disease: A Primer

A look at the various types of stem cell therapies that are already or may soon be available to improve our patients’ vision.