Refractive Surgery

Evolving with Sub-Bowman's Keratomileusis

SBK is more than just a name. Expert surgeons, including the inventors of the technique, review its finer points.
01/15/2021

Glaucoma and Refractive Surgery

Refractive procedures can have a profound impact on eyes at risk for glaucomatous damage. Here’s how to stay out of trouble.
11/05/2020

Before Enhancing Post-LASIK Patients

Consider updated strategies for flap management, when to operate, communication, epithelial ingrowth and more.
10/06/2020

The Experts’ Take on Astigmatic Keratotomy

When it comes down to the knife or the laser, surgeon preference varies.
08/10/2020

What Downturn?

A slump in refractive surgery from COVID-19 isn’t materializing—at least yet. Find out why and how to position your practice.
08/10/2020

Astigmatism: How Low Can You Go?

Surgeons discuss the drive to zero astigmatism in cataract surgery.
10/14/2018

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.
07/11/2018

Shutting the Door on Epithelial Ingrowth

Surgeons share when to watch and wait, and when to do something about ingrowth under the flap.
06/12/2018

Is LVC Possible In CVD Patients?

Long considered an absolute contraindication, collagen vascular disease may not always be a bar for carefully selected patients.
05/10/2018

Two for One: Bilateral Cataract Surgery

Some say immediate sequential bilateral cataract surgery is as safe as staggered procedures.
04/10/2018