Integrated Care / Pre- and Postoperative

Episode 6: Preparing Dry Eye Patients for Cataract Surgery

Michael Cooper, OD, of the Windham Eye Group discusses managing patients with dry eye disease prior to cataract surgery with Derek Cunningham, OD, of Dell Laser Consultants. Dr. Cunningham explains his preoperative pearls and the new treatment protocols he abides by when dealing with dry eye disease. He stresses how identifying, treating, and counseling the patient will lead to better cataract surgery outcomes.