Cornea

Solving the Puzzle of Corneal Ulcers

How to expect horses—but prepare for zebras—when faced with a corneal infection.
02/12/2021

Surgical Approaches to Pterygium

Recurrence is your worst enemy. Here, a surgeon discusses ways to avoid it and what to do if the pterygium comes back.
01/15/2021

Cross-linking 2020: Closer to the Holy Grail

Epi-on cross-linking may soon be a reality. In the meantime, possible new approaches continue to appear.
10/06/2020

Corneal Ulcers: Workup & Treatment

Corneal specialists share their diagnostic tips, and discuss culturing techniques and treatments.
10/06/2020

New Ways to Catch Keratoconus Preop

Surgeons say using the technology you have can help yield more accurate pre-LASIK screening results.
04/05/2016

Stabilizing the Cornea with Intacs

Intracorneal ring segments can be great for stabilizing keratoconus, but be ready for the insertion challenges.
02/05/2016

Update on Corneal Inlays for Presbyopia

One approved, two in trials, the inlays offer differing mechanisms of action.
02/05/2016

Treatment Options with Amniotic Membrane

AM can be used successfully as either a graft or a bandage.
11/05/2015

When Corneal Cross-Linking Goes Bad

Making sure the epithelium heals quickly can avoid many problems, surgeons say.
09/08/2015

Cross-linking: Finding The Right Parameters

Strengthening the cornea has a host of potential uses—but the ideal parameters are still being worked out.
09/08/2015