Doheny Eye Institute

UCLA Stein Eye Institute marks 50th anniversaryDigging into the history of 1966 reveals a collection of highlights from popular culture—the advent of the mini-skirt, the first Star Trek television show—and events that made daily headlines: the escalation of the war in Vietnam, as well as a series of manned and unmanned missions to space.
Ultra-widefield imaging: Coming into its ownUltra-widefield (UWF) imaging provides clinicians a much broader view of the retinal periphery. The Optos California uses multiple UWF imaging modalities, including color, autofluorescence, fluorescein angiography (FA), and indocyanine green (ICG) angiography in a 200° picture.
ECP in refractory glaucoma yields versatility, favorable safety profile with positive resultsEndoscopic cyclophotocoagulation with vitrectomy and pars plana treatment is effective in reducing IOP in patients with ultra-refractory glaucoma, reducing the need for medications and being relatively well tolerated by patients.
Dr. Ronald Smith, former AAO president, diesRonald Smith, MD, former president of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), died earlier this month in Los Angeles.
Jules Stein Eye, Doheny Eye institutes seek long-term affiliationThe University of California, Los Angeles’ (UCLA) Jules Stein Eye Institute announced it has begun pursuing a long-term affiliation with the Doheny Eye Institute.