Expert Interviews

Financial planning during a pandemic: Part I

John J. Grande, CFP, and John S. Grande, CFP, of Grande Financial Services, speak on how ophthalmologists should be working on or revisiting their financial plans six months into the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and ahead of a possible second wave, as well as the potential financial repercussions the economy may face.

2020 vision: The future of ophthalmology (Part IV)

In this fourth installment on "2020 vision," pharmaceutical representatives share their outlook on what lies ahead for glaucoma innovations within the ophthalmic space.

Capabilities of telemedicine during a pandemic: Part II

Ranya Habash, MD, medical director, Technology Innovation, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, speaks on what she wished she’d known about telemedicine in ophthalmology five years ago, the impact of the pandemic in regards to FDA regulations, as well as why the future of telemedicine requires a new way of thinking.

Capabilities of telemedicine for ophthalmologists during a pandemic: Part I

September 09, 2020

Ranya Habash, MD, medical director, Technology Innovation, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, speaks on the obvious and not-so-obvious capabilities of telemedicine available to ophthalmologists in the ongoing pandemic.

Identifying the value of physician assistants in ophthalmology

September 03, 2020

Divya Srikumaran, MD, assistant professor of Ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute (Johns Hopkins University), dicusses the results of a study published in the American Journalism of Ophthalmology regarding the growth and shift of the physician assistant profession into specialty care as well as the more valuable role PAs are taking in providing healthcare.

Combined MIGS & Cataract Surgery Case Study with Dr. Paul Singh

September 01, 2020

Dr. Paul Singh manages postoperative inflammation and pain with LOTEMAX® SM following combined MIGS & Cataract surgery. Interested in learning more?

Expanding role of physician assistants in the ophthalmic field

September 01, 2020

Tim McCall, PhD, associate director, Surveys & Analysis, American Academy of PAs, discusses a study published in the American Journal of Ophthalmology exploring the expanding role of assistant physicians into specialty care and ophthalmology practice.

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.

Transitioning back to ophthalmic care during a pandemic

August 26, 2020

Megan Berkenstock, MD, assistant professor of ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute (Johns Hopkins University) speaks on the change in patient diagnoses and visit numbers by subspecialties in the weeks before and after the discovery of COVID-19 as well as the protocol needed to allow for the program's ambulatory surgery centers.

Kala’s dry eye treatment nears potential US launch before 2021

August 25, 2020

Susan Coultas, PhD, and Preeya Gupta, MD, discuss Kala Pharmaceuticals’ dry eye product candidate in a poster presentation during the 2020 Women in Ophthalmology virtual summer symposium.