Program | ASCRS


May 15, 2020

8:00 - 10:00 AM
Session I: The Preoperative Evaluation

Moderators: Terry Kim, MD; Elizabeth Yeu, MD
Panel: Deepinder Dhaliwal, MD; Marjan Farid, 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 AM
Vance Thompson, MD
Everything I Want to Know about Corneal Topography But Were Afraid to Ask
8:02 - 8:09 AM
Kendall Donaldson, MD
Genius Bar 1: Case Studies in Corneal Topography
8:09 - 8:29 AM
William Trattler, MD; Doyle Stulting, MD; Renato Ambrosio, MD
Evaluating the Ocular Surface for the Refractive Surgery Patient
8:29 - 8:35 AM
Edward J. Holland, MD
Real World Rapid Ocular Surface Rehabilitation of the Refractive Surgery Patien
8:35 - 8:43 AM
Elizabeth Yeu, MD
Panel Discussion
8:43 0 8:46 AM
The Macula OCT is Not Normal: What Should I Do-The Retina Perspective?
8:46 - 8:53 AM
The Cornea is Not Normal: What Should I Do Differently with my Cataract Surgery?
8:53 - 9:00 AM
Sumit "Sam: Garg, MD
Panel Discussion
9:00 - 9:05 AM
The Hidden Cost of Monofocal IOLs
9:05 - 9:20 AM
Daniel Chang, MD
IOL Selection Following Previous Refractive Cornea Surgery
9:12 - 9:20 AM
Richard Tipperman, MD
Panel Discussion
9:20 - 9:25 AM
Refractive Enhancements Following Cataract Surgery
9:25 - 9:32 AM
Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD
Decision Making in Toric IOL Re-Alignment
9:32 - 9:39 AM
John Berdahl, MD
Using Smart Software to Improve Cataract Surgery Outcomes
9:39 - 9:46 AM
Panel Discussion
9:46 - 9:50 AM
Government Relations
9:50 - 10: AM
10:20 AM - 12:00 PM
Session II: Refractive Cornea Surgery

Moderators: John Hovanesian, MD; Robert Maloney, 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 AM
Steven Dell, MD and Eric Donnenfeld, MD
How to Grow Your Laser Vision Correction Practice
10:56 - 11:03 AM
Update on SMILE
11:04 - 11:11 AM
John Doane, MD
Prevention and Management of Corneal Refractive Complications
11:12 - 11:19 AM
John Rubenstein, MD
Panel Discussion
11:20 - 11:26 AM
Introduction of the Steinert Refractive Lecture
11:26 -11:31 AM
Steven Dell, MD
The Steinert Refractive Lecture: LASIK: Lessons Learned
11:31 - 11:46 AM
Steve Slade, MD
1:00 - 2:30 PM
Session III: Refractive Cataract Surgery

Moderators: Preeya Gupta, MD; TBD
Panel: Michael Patterson, DO; Lance Kugler, MD; David Hardten, MD
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.

3:00 - 4:30 PM
Session IV: New Technology Today on the Horizon

Moderators: John Vukich, MD; William Trattler, MD
Panel: Robert Weinstock, MD; Richard Hoffman, 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.