LASIK patient The video above tells the story of a LASIK patient with evaporative dry eye who underwent TearScience’s LipiFlow treatment with Dr. James Lewis. Most dry eye patients, especially those who fail Restasis, suffer from meibomian gland dysfunction. Lipiflow is one of the only treatments FDA-approved for evaporative dry eye, and the Dry Eye […]
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An overview of selected products and their uses for the management of ocular surface disorders. By Callan Navitsky, Senior Editor; and with expert commentary from Ahmad M. Fahmy, OD, FAAO, DIPL ABO; P. Dee G. Stephenson, MD, FACS; Jodi I. Luchs, MD; Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS; Rohit Shetty, FRCS, PhD; Harsha Nagaraja, MS, FCE; and […]
Evaporative Dry Eye presented by FOCUS Laboratories.A video diagram show as the lipid layer thins, the tear film brakes up which may develop dry spots.
New Procedure Treats Dry Eye Can dry eye sufferers finally ditch their eye drops? Ophthalmologist Dr. John Hovanesian demonstrates LipiFlow, a new procedure that takes approximately 12 minutes, and lasts between nine and 15 months.
The Science of Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD) Lipiflow, one of the fruits of Dr. Korb’s research and the only FDA approved treatment for MGD will be demonstrated on an actual patient following the didactic portion of the program. The volunteer will answer questions from the audience. The twelve minute LipiFlow procedure requires only topical anesthesia. […]
Meibomian gland disease (MGD) (Evaporative dry eyes) On September 15, 2011, by sabhlok eyestrain.sabhlokcity.com Read this 170 page PDF file first Anatomy Meibomian glands are the oil-producing glands located in both the upper and lower eyelids. They number about 25 to 30 (each: a total of about 100) and normally slowly release oil into the […]