Integrated Care

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Discussing a Cataract Diagnosis

Marc Bloomenstein, OD

TriMoxiVanco Injection

John Berdahl, MD

Episode 12: Preoperative and Postoperative Regimens

Michael Cooper, OD, Jason R. Miller, OD, MBA, FAAO

Episode 16: Dropless Cataract Surgery

Rich Mangan, OD, Walter Whitley, OD

Premium IOLs

Derek Cunningham, OD, Josh Johnston, OD, Walter Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO

Episode 9: Talking to the Surgical Patient

Michael Cooper, OD, Andrew Morgenstern, OD

Episode 8: Special Cases in Refractive Surgery

Michael Cooper, OD, Eric T. Brooker, OD

Episode 6: Preparing Dry Eye Patients for Cataract Surgery

Michael Cooper, OD, Derek Cunningham, OD

Femtosecond Lasers in Today's Ophthalmic Surgery

Leslie O'Dell, OD, Chris Freeman, OD, FAAO

Learn to Comanage the Complex and Unusual

Michael Cooper, OD, Maynard Pohl, OD

Episode 5: Expectations and Outcomes in the Cataract Patient

Michael Cooper, OD, Chris Freeman, OD, FAAO

Ex-PRESS Mini Shunt Implantation

Peter A. Netland MD, PhD

TSCPC with the Iridex G-Probe

Robert Noecker MD, MBA

Gold Shunt Placement

Marlene Moster MD

iStent Implantation

Randy Craven MD

Episode 4: Changes and Advances in Refractive Surgery

Michael Cooper, OD, Sondra Black, OD

Episode 3: Effective Cataract Management

Michael Cooper, OD, Jason R. Miller, OD, MBA, FAAO

Episode 2: Premium IOLs: Multifocal and Toric Lenses

Michael Cooper, OD, Andrew S. Morgenstern, OD

Episode 1: Femtosecond Laser Cataract Surgery

Michael Cooper, OD, David Geffen, OD

Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgeries

Derek Cunningham OD, Eric Schmidt, OD, Walter Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO

Femtosecond Cataract Surgery

Derek Cunningham OD, Douglas Devries, OD, Walter Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO

Trabectome in Post PK

Steven D. Vold, MD

Routine Canaloplasty

Gabor B. Scharioth MD

Raindrop Implantation

Jeffrey Whitman MD

Tomography for Screening Refractive Patients

James Owen, OD, MBA, FAAO, William Tullo, OD

Integrated Care

Kirk Smick, OD

Treatments for Keratoconus

James Owen, OD, MBA, FAAO

Comanaging Patients

David Geffen, OD

Innovation in Cataract Surgery

Marc Bloomenstein, OD

Co-Management - Part 1

Derek Cunningham OD

Co-Management - Part 2

Marc Bloomenstein, OD

Put Me in Coach, I’m Ready to Play, Today

Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO


Shared Care of the Retina Patient

Julie Rodman, OD, MS, FAAO

Optimizing patients’ outcomes through collaborative care. […]

Managing Diabetic Retinopathy With OCT Angiography

Jenae Stiles, BS, and Mike Cymbor, OD, FAAO

A case presentation illustrates the potential value of this new imaging modality. […]

Busting Some Myths Around Presbyopia-Correcting IOLs

Sondra Black, OD

New technologies make a lot of older worries about presbyopia-correcting IOLs obsolete. […]

A Simpler—Cataract Surgery —Routine

Inder Paul Singh, MD, and Stephen Pruett, OD

LessDrops streamlines the postoperative drop regimen. […]

It Takes Two to Tango: Collaborative Care Approach to Refractive Surgery

Cecelia Koetting, OD, FAAO

A shared care model can make patient care more efficient. […]

Refractive Surgery Primed for a Comeback

Carey M. Silverman, MD, MBA

New refractive surgery options and the arrival of the millennial generation are reasons to be optimistic about the future. […]

One Step, One Laser

Vance Thompson, MD; Keith Rasmussen, OD; and Doug Wallin, OD

SMILE is a continuation of the refractive surgery revolution. […]

Optimizing Results With Corneal Inlays

Jessica Heckman, OD, and Y. Ralph Chu, MD

Clinical pearls to improve success. […]

A Reliable Option for Treating Mixed Astigmatism

Robert K. Maloney, MD

Wavefront-guided ablation produces good results in patients with this challenging refractive error. […]


Tal Raviv, MD

Will telehealth startups disrupt in-office refraction? […]

Eyeing the Future of Ophthalmic Lenses

Michael Barden

For contact and intraocular lens manufacturers, plasma treatment is key to comfort, wettability. […]



How to Present RLE to Patients in Three Simple Steps

George O. Waring IV, MD

Take the challenge out of discussing dysfunctional lens syndrome. […]

Corneal Inlays: A Clinical Primer

J. Christopher Freeman, OD, FAAO

Corneal inlays expand the options for correcting presbyopia. Here is what optometrists should know about these devices. […]

SMILE Provides Viable Alternative to LASIK

Stephen G. Slade, MD

Patients’ preferences may ultimately determine the success of this procedure. […]

Early Detection of Systemic Disorders in the Optometric Office

Hashim Ali-Khan, BSOpt, and Fatima Iqbal, OD

Ocular signs frequently precede the classic symptoms and signs of systemic disorders: part 1 of 2. […]

Help Your Patients Get the Most out of Cataract Surgery

Marc Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO

But first, get past some myths about presbyopia-correcting lenses. […]

2016: The Year in Approvals

Conni Bergmann Koury, Editor-in-Chief

As 2016 comes to a close, AOC takes a look back at the key eye care moves made by the FDA. […]

Business Perspective

Stephen Daily, Executive Editor, News, BMC

Ophthalmic leaders discuss trends, new treatment options, and compliance issues. […]

Industry Leaders Discuss Collaborative Care, Consolidation, and More

Thomas G. Daniells, Robert Dempsey, David Taylor, and David Gibson


EyeGate Throws R&D Behind Innovative Drug- Delivery Devices

Conni Bergmann Koury, Editor-in-Chief


Sun Pharma Launches First Branded Ophthalmic Product, Expands Pipeline

Conni Bergmann Koury, Editor-in-Chief


New Regimens Can Ease the Burden of Postop Drops

Shamik Bafna, MD

The intracanalicular product is seeking US regulatory approval. […]

Infinity Stone: The Amniotic Membrane Portal to the Future of Regenerative Eye Care

Michael S. Cooper, OD

These tissues hold great healing power. […]

The Economics of Superior Technology in the Era of Health Care Reform

John Rumpakis, OD, MBA

A different way of looking at the cost of the care you provide. […]

Premium Cataract Care

An Interview with Jessica Heckman, OD, of Chu Vision.

One practice’s approach to education. […]

Optometrists’ Participation in Cataract Surgery

Pierce Kenworthy, OD, FAAO

In collaborative care scenarios, optometrists can play active roles in cataract surgery management. […]

Premium IOL Overview

Cecelia Koetting, OD, FAAO

Categories of premium IOLs are beginning to overlap. […]

Diversifying the Patient Base Through Aesthetics

Richard A. Adler, MD

Trends in lifestyle health offer an opportunity to protect practices and practitioners against the changing medical landscape. […]

Gaining Comfort With Antiaging Medicine

Jenny Y. Yu, MD

Educating patients about preventive strategies early in life is a natural segue into conversations about treatments. […]

Ophthalmologists’ Input Shapes an EHR System

David A. Goldman, MD

Designed by doctors who learned how to code, not the other way around. […]



Concussion in Children: Different From Adults

Jacqueline Theis, OD, FAAO

Diagnosis and collaborative care for pediatric concussion in primary care optometry. […]

MIGS Update

Joel Palko, MD, and Arsham Sheybani, MD

An overview of the growing roster of microinvasive glaucoma surgery procedures. […]

Mastering the Art of Collaborative Care in Refractive Surgery

Michael J. Endl, MD

Optometrists should look for every opportunity to educate themselves on the entire process. […]

Practice Expansion: Why I Hired an Optometrist

David A. Goldman, MD

Adding an optometrist allowed my practice to take on new patients while helping me better serve the needs of existing ones. […]

Editor’s Page: What's New on EyetubeOD?

Conni Bergmann Koury, Editor-in-Chief


Now Watch Me Whip; Watch Me Nae Nae

Derek N. Cunningham, OD, Chief Medical Editor


The Importance of Diabetes Screening and Early Detection

Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO

Primary eye care providers play a significant role. […]

Who's On Your Team?

Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA, Chief Medical Editor


Status of Dry AMD Management

Derek N. Cunningham, OD, and Alan Franklin, MD, PhD

Risk management in patients with early dry AMD includes nutritional supplementation. Researchers seek to understand the pathogenes […]


Derek N. Cunningham, OD, Chief Medical Editor


Website Brings Young Optometrists, Practices Together

Ryan Corte, OD, and Matt Geller, OD is a matchmaker for job-seekers. […]

Corneal Transplantation Beyond Borders: A Story About Gelatinous Drop-like Corneal Dystrophy

Enrique O. Graue-Hernández, MD, MSc, and Jesus Cabral-Macias, MD

Two generations test positive for a new genetic mutation and undergo simultaneous corneal transplantation. […]

A Variety of Cosmetic Procedures Available

Sheila C. Barbarino, MD

Oculoplastic surgeons offer a wide range of options. […]

Communication Among Physicians Vital in Blepharoplasty Care

Thomas J. Joly, MD, PhD; Christopher J. Kuc, OD; and Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO

Patient selection, screening, and evaluation are important components in preparation for surgery. […]

Fair Weather on Mayweather

Derek N. Cunningham, OD, Chief Medical Editor


Give It to Me Straight, Doc

Jessie Wilson

Common sense advice that can make or break your interview. […]

Best Practices for Integrated Care With Optometrists

Mark Kontos, MD

Respect the relationship optometrists have with their patients. […]