• Cataract/Anterior Segment, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cornea/External Disease, Glaucoma, Pediatric Ophth/Strabismus, Retina/Vitreous

    From a new approach to phaco chop to slit-lamp examinations during a pandemic, here’s a look at the year’s most-viewed 1-Minute Videos and surgical videos.


    1-Minute Video

    1. Rotary Chop: A New Way to Learn Phaco Chop

    By Cristos Ifantides, MD, MBA
    Dr. Cristos Ifantides describes a new technique, dubbed "rotary chop," to master phaco chop.
    Oct 18, 2020

    2. Retying Rather Than Replacing a New Suture

    By Christopher J. Rapuano, MD
    Dr. Christopher Rapuano describes a simple technique for retying a suture.
    April 10, 2020

    3. How to Detect Hydroxychloroquine Toxicity

    By Katherine E. Talcott, MD
    Dr. Katherine Talcott shares her tips to detect hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) retinopathy, which can be hard to diagnose as changes are typically subtle.
    June 22, 2020

    4. Optic Capture

    By Ahmed H. Assaf, FRCS
    Dr. Ahmed Assaf demonstrates anterior optic capture in a case of white cataract complicated by open posterior capsule.
    June 01, 2020

    5. In-the-Bag UGH Syndrome

    By Yen C Hsia, MD
    Dr. Yen "Joey" Hsia manages a case of in-the-bag uveitis-glaucoma-hyphema (UGH) syndrome.
    Oct 18, 2020


    Clinical Videos

    1. Infection Control Measures During Simulated Slit-Lamp Examination

    By Tina Felfeli MD; Hatim Ismail Batawi, MD; Sultan Saud Aldrees, MD; Wendy Hatch, OD; Efrem D Mandelcorn, MD, FRCSC
    Drs. Tina Felfeli, Efrem Mandelcorn and colleagues present their simulation assessing the spread of respiratory droplets during a slit-lamp examination.
    June 03, 2020

    2. How to Take Retinal Images with a Smartphone

    By Pedro Acevedo González, MD
    Dr. Pedro Acevedo González describes how to use a smartphone to capture retinal images.
    May 19, 2020

    3. SARS-CoV-2 Implications in a Simulated Ophthalmology OR Setting

    By Tina Felfeli MD; Amrit Singh Rai, MD; Rosa Braga-Mele, MD; Efrem D. Mandelcorn, MD, FRCSC; Wendy Hatch, OD, MSc; Amandeep Singh Rai, MD
    Dr. Tina Felfeli and colleagues present their simulation evaluating the potential spread of respiratory droplets during ophthalmic surgery.
    July 07, 2020

    4. Externalization of an Impacted Corneal Foreign Body

    By Joseph W. Fong, MD; Ahmed A. Sallam, MBBCh
    Drs. Joseph Fong and Ahmed Sallam demonstrate externalization and removal of an impacted corneal foreign body.
    June 09, 2020

    5. Needle Decompression and Double Rhexis Technique for Intumescent Cataracts

    By Ahmed AbdelRaouf Shalash, MBBCH, MD
    Dr. Ahmed Shalash uses a combined technique of needle decompression and double rhexis to manage an intumescent cataract.
    Sep 29, 2020