Program | ASCRS
ASCRS Refractive Day


Jul 23, 2021

8:00 - 10:00 A.M.
Session I: The Preoperative Evaluation

Moderators: Terry Kim, MD; Elizabeth Yeu, MD
Panel: Marjan Farid, MD; William Wiley, MD; Kendall Donaldson, MD
Session Description: Preoperative evaluation of patients undergoing lens and cornea-based refractive surgery. Case studies and discussion will be emphasized.

8:00 - 8:02 A.M.
Vance Thompson, MD
Everything I Want to Know about Corneal Topography But Were Afraid to Ask
8:02 - 8:09 A.M.
Kendall Donaldson, MD
Genius Bar 1: Case Studies in Corneal Topography
8:09 - 8:29 A.M.
William Trattler, MD; Doyle Stulting, MD; Stephen Klyce, MD
Evaluating the Ocular Surface for the Refractive Surgery Patient
8:29 - 8:35 A.M.
Edward J. Holland, MD
Real World Rapid Ocular Surface Rehabilitation of the Refractive Surgery Patient
8:35 - 8:43 A.M.
Elizabeth Yeu, MD
Panel Discussion
8:43 - 8:46 A.M.
The Macula OCT is Not Normal: What Should I Do-The Retina Perspective?
8:46 - 8:53 A.M.
Christina Weng, MD
The Cornea is Not Normal: What Should I Do Differently with my Cataract Surgery?
8:53 - 9:00 A.M.
Sumit "Sam" Garg, MD
Panel Discussion
9:00 - 9:05 A.M.
The Hidden Cost of Monofocal IOLs
9:05 - 9:12 A.M.
Daniel Chang, MD
IOL Selection Following Previous Refractive Cornea Surgery
9:12 - 9:20 A.M.
Richard Tipperman, MD
Panel Discussion
9:20 - 9:25 A.M.
Refractive Enhancements Following Cataract Surgery
9:25 - 9:32 A.M.
Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD
Decision Making in Toric IOL Re-Alignment
9:32 - 9:39 A.M.
John Berdahl, MD
Using Smart Software to Improve Cataract Surgery Outcomes
9:39 - 9:46 A.M.
Kerry Solomon, MD
Panel Discussion
9:46 - 9:50 A.M.
Government Relations
9:50 - 10:00 A.M.
Parag Parekh, MD
10:20 AM - 12:00 PM
Session II: Refractive Corneal Surgery

Moderators: Ron Krueger, MD, and Preeya Gupta, MD
Panel: Julie Schallhorn, MD; Roger Zaldivar, MD; Kathryn Hatch, MD
Session Description: This session will look at advances in refractive corneal surgery with an emphasis on case management.

Case Studies in Refractive Corneal Surgery
10:20 - 10:55 A.M.
Steven Dell, MD and Eric Donnenfeld, MD
How to Grow Your Laser Vision Correction Practice
10:55 - 11:03 A.M.
Blake Williamson, MD
Update on SMILE
11:03 - 11:11 A.M.
Audrey Rostov, MD
Prevention and Management of Corneal Refractive Complications
11:11 - 11:20 A.M.
John Rubenstein, MD
Panel Discussion
11:20 - 11:25 A.M.
Introduction of the Steinert Refractive Lecture
11:25 -11:30 A.M.
Steven E. Wilson, MD
The steinert refractive lecture-Presbyopia: The Next Horizon
11:30 - 11:50 A.M.
Marguerite McDonald, MD
1:00 - 2:30 PM
Session III: Refractive Cataract Surgery

Moderators: Cathleen McCabe; John Hovanesian, MD
Panel: Sumitra Khandelwal, MD; Lance Kugler, MD; Michael Patterson, DO
Session Description: Emphasize advances in refractive cataract surgery with talks describing how to treat and manage patients desiring refractive outcomes. Advances in technology that have lead to high patient satisfaction in refractive cataract surgery will be taught including how to optimize them.

How to Get Started in Refractive Cataract Surgery
1:00 - 1:08 P.M.
Russell Swan, MD
The Business of Refractive Cataract Surgery
1:08 - 1:15 P.M.
Richard Lindstrom, MD
Panel Discussion
1:15 - 1:22 P.M.
My Pearls for Choosing the Right IOL for the Right Patient
1:22 - 1:30 P.M.
Sumitra Khandelwal, MD
Why Are We Not Doing More Toric IOLs? How to Get Started
1:30 - 1:37 PM
Y. Ralph Chu, MD
Extended Depth of Focus IOLs: Pearls and Pitfalls
1:37 - 1:44 P.M.
Keith Walter, MD
The Trifocals Have Arrived! What I Need to Know
1:44 - 1:52 P.M.
John Hovanesian, MD
Panel Discussion
1:52 - 2:06 P.M.
Intraoperative Pearls in Refractive Cataract Surgery
1:59 - 2:06 P.M.
Vance Thompson, MD
Treating the Unhappy Refractive Cataract Patient
2:06 - 2:14 P.M.
Tal Raviv, MD
How to Perform an IOL Exchange
2:15 - 2:22 P.M.
Kevin Miller, MD
Panel Discussion
2:23 - 2:30 P.M.
3:00 - 4:30 PM
Session IV: New Technology Today and On the Horizon

Moderators: John Vukich, MD; William Trattler, MD
Panel: Richard Hoffman, MD; Robert Weinstock, MD; Blake Williamson, MD
Session Description: The future of Refractive Cataract Surgery and Cornea Surgery is extremely promising. New technology will be introduced and case studies will be discussed.

When is PRK the BEst Refractive Surgery Option?
3:00 - 3:05 P.M.
Karl Stonecipher, MD
Custom treatments: When I reccommend topographic or wavefront ablations.
3:05 - 3:10 P.M.
Ron Krueger, MD
Astigmatic Keratotomy: A Powerful Tool Still
3:10 - 3:16 P.M.
Richard Tipperman, MD
What's Next in Biometry and IOL Calculation
3:16 - 3:21 P.M.
Robin R. Vann, MD
Panel Discussion
3:21 - 3:25 P.M.
The Holy Grail: A Dual Optic, Curvature Changing Accommodating IOL
3:25 - 3:40 P.M.
Sumit "Sam" Garg, MD
Trifocal and Extended Depth of Focus IOLs: New Technology on the Horizon
3:30 - 3:40 P.M.
Thomas Kohnen, MD
Adjustable IOL Technology
3:35 - 3:40 P.M.
Kevin Waltz, MD
Femtosecond Laser Refractive Indexing
3:40 - 3:45 P.M.
Liliana Warner, MD
Panel Discussion
3:45 - 3:50 P.M.
Genius Bar 2: Case Studies in IOL Selection
3:50 - 4:30 P.M.
David Chang, MD; Warren Hill, MD; Douglas Koch, MD; Kerry Solomon, MD
4:30 P.M.