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2016 American Cataract and Refractive Surgery•American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators Symposium & Congress

Created on: Friday, May 06, 2016

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. 

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Dr. Robert Weinstock will be speaking, presenting and teaching throughout #ASCRS2016. Below is a glimpse of Dr. Weinstock's schedule during ASCRS:

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. 
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Dr. Neel Desai will also be speaking, presenting and teaching throughout #ASCRS2016. Below is a glimpse of Dr. Desai's schedule during ASCRS:
Sunday, May 8:
CO-INSTRUCTOR - Skills Lab; Iris Suture; "Skilled senior surgeons will call upon their time-honored techniques for using sutures in the anterior segment management of complications and anomalies. From simple iris dialysis repair, cycloplegia repair options, traumatic and congenital colobomas to haptic recovery and stabilization of IOLs."*
Tuesday, May 10:
SPEAKER - The Best of ASCRS 2016 General Session; "This special wrap-up session will highlight some of the most important and interesting papers presented at the 2016 ASCRS Annual Meeting, as selected by EyeWorld editorial board members from among the “Best Paper of Session” winners."*
PRESENTER - Cylcorotation During Femtosecond Laser LRI as Measured by Iris Registration; Coauthor with Robert Weinstock, MD and Chad Hummel, MD
In addition to speaking, presenting and instructing, Dr. Desai will be involved in numerous interviews, meetings and lectures. 
*Information provided by https://ascrs.confex.com/ascrs/16am/meetingapp.cgi/ModulePeopleIndex/D

 



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