Intraoperative measurement of astigmatism is helpful for accurate positioning of IOLs. Additionally, newly available toric lenses with aspheric optics make it possible to achieve excellent visual outcomes.
EyeCare America—a public service foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology—is hoping to inspire young ophthalmologists (YO) to become volunteers with a new initiative.
Patient satisfaction is key to maintaining a profitable, credible clinic and giving great customer service to your patients is the best way to make sure they leave your office happy.
The American Medical Association (AMA) has asked the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to lengthen the timeframe for registering and using the Open Payments system. This would allow physicians enough time to review and seek corrections of inaccurate claims made by pharmaceutical companies, device manufacturers, and group purchasing organizations under the Sunshine Act, the AMS noted.
Alcon Laboratories has introduced two vitrectomy technologies designed to help surgeons deliver a higher level of precision and efficiency during retina surgery.