December 2018


AI & Ophthalmology: The Pros and Cons

Artificial intelligence is already beginning to transform ophthalmology— but caution is advised.

The Latest Innovations In Phaco Technology

Advances in design and fluidics are providing better control for surgeons.

Upping the Patient-Happiness Quotient

Experts share an assortment of “whys” and “hows” for you and your staff.


Review News

Technology Update

Making the Case for Greener Cataract Surgery

Current standards for OR safety in the U.S. are causing massive waste and pollution—and studies suggest they’re not necessary.

Retinal Insider

Recognizing and Treating Ocular TB

Experts are attempting to reach a consensus on how to approach the treatment of ocular tuberculosis.

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.

Plastic Pointers

Management of Thyroid Eye Disease

In the second installment of this two-part series on TED, an oculoplastics expert discusses the treatment options.

Glaucoma Management

Helping Your Patients Adhere to Treatment

Effective communication is crucial, including asking key questions, providing clear educational materials and offering assistance.

Wills Eye Resident Case Series

December 2018 Wills Eye Resident Case Series

An older man has an unexpected finding after presenting to the Wills Eye emergency room for orbital fractures.