The Ocular Surface Case Series is a quarterly video segment featuring experts in the area of ocular surface disease who discuss recent studies and their clinical experience. Christopher E. Starr, MD, FACS, of Weill Cornell Medical College in New York moderates this series and shares his pearls for treating the ocular surface.


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Keratograph 5M

by Derek Cunningham, OD, S. Barry Eiden, OD, FAAO, Walter Whitley, OD

Derek Cunningham, OD, of Laser Eye Consultants in Austin, Texas, along with Walter Whitley, OD, of Virginia Eye Consultants in Norfolk, Virginia, discuss the benefits of using the Keratograph 5M (Oculus). Dr. Cunningham favors the device for the amount of data it produces. Dr. Whitley focuses on the objectivity of the Keratograph 5M, which allows modification of treatment and better quality of care for patients. S. Barry Eiden, OD, of North Suburban Vision Consultants in Deerfield, Illinois, describes his experience with the product and its use in dry eye analysis, diagnosis, and management. He mentions how the Keratograph 5M offers multifunctionality and is beneficial to an optometrist’s practice.