Dry Eye

Where to start with treating OSD patients

Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS, advises on how ophthalmologists can start performing a better diagnosis of ocular surface disease in three simple steps.

Boosting short-term dry eye management in patients

Fast-acting efficacious options are key to treating acute inflammation

Evaluating and treating tear film patients with success

Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS, explains why she believes if ophthalmologists consistently evaluate the ocular surface, tear film and lid margins—and treat any problems that we find—surgical outcomes will improve.

As cyclosporine options grow, focus remains on the vehicle

September 10, 2020

Amid a surge in dry eye cases since reopening her practice during the ongoing pandemic, Lisa Nijm, MD, JD, shares how cyclosporine, a well-established form of treatment, poses both challenges and advantages for ophthalmologists.

2020 vision: The future of ophthalmology (Part III)

August 29, 2020

Susan Coultas, PhD, and Preeya Gupta, MD, share their hopes for continued innovation in the ophthalmic space — including dry eye and retina — as well as the importance of the clinical research process.