Ocular Surface Disease

Mask up ... and dry out?

Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS, ABES, explores the tie between mask wear and dry eye, causes behind a growing number of MGD cases, and offers mask safety tips for patient treatment.

Combination drops may help patients challenged by multiple glaucoma meds

Drops can simplify dosing, improving adherence and ocular surface health

Study: Innovative dexamethasone formulation shows efficacy, safety

Once-daily corticosteroid treats pain, inflammation after surgery.

The MGD patient journey: maintenance over time

January 21, 2021

Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS, ABES, continues her discussion on MGD treatment by explaining why it's important for patients to understand that MGD and dry eye are lifelong, chronic conditions requiring regular maintenance and monitoring.

The MGD patient journey: diagnosis + initial treatment

January 09, 2021

Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS, ABES, discusses the big disconnect between signs and symptoms of ocular surface disease, including meibomian gland dysfunction, and why a clear process for educating patients and initiating treatment is essential.