Our doctors and staff head to #NOLA for the 2016 American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) Symposium. Dr. Robert Weinstock, Dr. Stephen Weinstock and Dr. Neel Desai will all be in attendance, representing our Cataract and Refractive Services.
According to #ASCRS, this year’s symposium “will be the largest U.S. meeting that integrates a scientific program dedicated to the needs of the anterior segment specialist with the leading practice management program for comprehensive ophthalmology and subspecialties.” Thought leaders within the ophthalmic industry come together for this 5-day meeting to learn and teach, ensuring continued improvements within our ever-changing industry.
Saturday, May 7:
SPEAKER – Establishing a Firm Foundation: Proven Pathways to the Adoption of Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery; Step-by-Step Integration: Re-Mapping Your Practice and Surgical Flow to Ensure Staff & Patient Adoption
CO-INSTRUCTOR – Skills Lab; Anterior Vitrectomy; “Vitrectomy techniques taught to the anterior segment surgeon from the anterior segment surgeon’s point of view.”*
Sunday, May 8:
PRESENTER – Astigmatism Management Using Steep-Axis Corneal Landmarks Created with a Femtosecond Laser: Multicenter Prospective Clinical Study; Coauthor with Denise Visco, MD
PANELIST – The 2016 Cataract Surgery Olympics; Dr. Weinstock, Dr. Kevin Miller, Dr. Ike Ahmed and Dr. Tal Raviv join together to make team North America at the 2016 Cataract Surgery Olympics
Monday, May 9:
PANELIST – Complicated and Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery Video Symposium; “Challenging cases in cataract surgery from around the world will be presented by ASCRS members and discussed by the panel.”*
PRESENTER – Retrospective Analysis of Patients with Previous LASIK Having Cataract Surgery with Accommodating IOL Implantation; Coauthor with Renee Bondurant, BS, CCRC
PRESENTER – Analysis of Postoperative Vision, Corneal Clarity and Inflammation in Femtosecond Laser–Assisted Cataract Surgery Compared with Conventional Cataract Surgery; Coauthor with Julia Aulmann
Tuesday, May 10:
PRESENTER – Cylcorotation During Femtosecond Laser LRI as Measured by Iris Registration; Coauthor with Neel Desai, MD and Chad Hummel, MD
In addition to speaking, presenting, instructing and appearing as a panelist, Dr. Weinstock will be involved in numerous interviews, both as the interviewee and the interviewer, meetings and lectures.changing industry.