AAO 2019: Cataract, Anterior Segment
The following are highlights from AAO 2019. Find the entire cataract program online through Program Search. Click the red "Filter" button at the top of the page, then choose the "Topics" menu to refine your search results by "cataract".
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
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.
SYM64 - Cataract
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Moderator: Lisa B. Arbisser, MD