Stephanie Skernivitz
EyeGuru.org seeks to deliver exactly what residents need
EyeGuru.org is an educational website designed by ophthalmology residents for ophthalmology residents. The website states upfront, “You get no more and no less information than exactly what's needed.”
Determining best cases for IOL implantation in children
When the topic of IOL implantation is on the table, the age of the patient does make a difference, according to pediatric expert Courtney Kraus, MD, who spoke at the Wilmer Eye Institute’s 27th annual Current Concepts in Ophthalmology conference.
Exploring ocular demodicosis in chronic blepharitis
By knowing the signs and symptoms of Demodex, ophthalmologists can better diagnose and offer treatments for blepharitis.
Q&A: What you need to know about ICD-10
In this Q&A, Ophthalmology Times talks to Michael Repka, MD, MBA and medical director of government affairs for the American Academy of Ophthalmology how the transition to ICD-10 is affecting ophthalmologists.
How laser cataract surgery stacks up against conventional phaco
How laser cataract surgery stacks up against conventional phaco
Today’s laser cataract surgery is outperforming the early days of phacoemulsification and may outperform current phacoemulsification technology in the next few years, explained Yassine Daoud, MD, in a dialogue about the technology.
How to have healthy awareness and educate yourself regarding ACOs, expert advises
An examination on accountable care organizations and how they may impact ophthalmology.
Examining molecular influences on aging
How do we age? That was the weighty question to kick off a presentation by Barbara A. Gilchrest, M.D., Boston University School of Medicine, who presented at MauiDerm earlier this year.
Vaccination rate up, but so is measles incidence
There appears to be a rebirth of measles among unvaccinated children and adults, despite high immunization rates among children in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The new normal: Marketing eyewear in tough times
The retail optical industry is down 2.5% in 2009, according to industry published data.
Make the most of technology during tough economic times
In today's economy, it is vital to understand the capabilities of your personal computer hardware so that you can make the most of your practice's technology capabilities without breaking the bank.

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