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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Therapeutic Uses of Contact Lenses

by Derek Cunningham, OD, Josh Johnston, OD, Walter Whitley, OD

Derek Cunningham, OD, of Dell Laser Consultants in Austin, Texas, and Walter Whitley, OD, of Virginia Eye Consultants in Norfolk, Virginia, address therapeutic uses of contact lenses. They discuss how some are used to improve patients' comfort and to increase contact time with medications on the eye. Josh Johnston, OD, of Georgia Eye Partners in Atlanta, goes on to highlight the postsurgical uses.