• AAO 2019: Cataract, Anterior Segment

    Cataract Monday

    SPO2 - Spotlight on Cataract: Complicated Phaco Cases- My Top 5 Pearls
    Monday, Oct. 14, 8:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    Moderator: David F. Chang, MD and Nicole R. Fram, MD

    SYM45 - ASCRS Essentials: The Complete Guide to the Management of Astigmatism at the Time of Cataract Surgery
    Cosponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
    Monday, Oct. 14, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Program Chairs: Edward J. Holland, MD and Kevin M. Miller, MD

    Skills Transfer Labs

    LAB107 - No Capsule, No Problem: Intrascleral Haptic Fixation of IOLs 
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 
    Course Director: Naveen K. Rao, MD

    LAB106A - Pupilloplasty Techniques and Innovations in Iris Repair
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  
    Course Director: Priyanka Sood, MD

    LAB110A - Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  
    Course Director: Jeff H. Pettey, MD

    Instruction Courses

    245 - IFIS Pearls for Management and Prevention
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
    Senior Instructor: Steve A. Arshinoff, MD

    273 - Surgical Management of Iris Defects
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 3:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Senior Instructor: Nicole R. Fram, MD

    516 - Cataract Surgery Pearls for Young Ophthalmologists
    Monday, Oct. 14, 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  
    Senior Instructor: Robert F. Melendez, MD, MBA

    668 - Cataracts: When You Encounter the Unexpected and the Unpleasant-A Video-Based Course
    Tuesday, Oct. 15, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  
    Senior Instructor: Soosan Jacob, MBBS, FRCS

    All instruction courses are part of the Academy Plus course pass.

    Academy Café

    SYM64 - Cataract
    Tuesday, Oct. 15, 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
    Moderator: Lisa B. Arbisser, MD