Stephen Lane, MD

New IOL, automated delivery system expected to transform market
Lee Nordan, MD, innovator in refractive surgery, remembered
Lee Nordan, MD, innovator in refractive surgery, rememberedLee T. Nordan, MD, known to the ophthalmic community as one of the leading and innovative refractive surgeons, passed away Dec. 21, 2015 at the age of 69 from glioblastoma, a rare and extremely aggressive form of brain cancer. To his colleagues, Dr. Nordan was a legend—someone who was not afraid to dream of the impossible, speak his truth, and invest his time and effort into bringing out the best in his fellow surgeons.
Planning tips and tools for IOL exchangeCareful preparation that includes planning ahead and going into surgery armed with the proper equipment and alternative strategies will facilitate easy and atraumatic explantation when performing IOL exchange, said Stephen S. Lane, MD.
Measuring benefits of employing ODs in practice to ease ophthalmologists’ burdenCurrently, there is an ophthalmologist-only eye care delivery model, as well as an MD/OD cooperation model. Now what is gaining more attention is what is referred to as an integrated eye-care delivery type model.
Upgrades, integration enhance cataract surgery femtosecond laserLeading cataract surgeons speak to recent enhancements to a femtosecond laser and benefits of its integration with an image-guided system.