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CME Anterior Segment

Anterior Segment Surgery Update

Saturday, October 31, 2020 / 8:00 a.m. - 12:oo p.m. ET

LIVE STREAM ONLY


Program Chairs:

Brandon D. Ayres, MD and Douglas M. Wisner, MD

Conference Description:

The Anterior Segment Surgery Update course will provide ophthalmic surgeons with resources on current and innovative surgical techniques for a variety of complex cataract, IOL, and MIGS procedures. The update will help surgeons understand when to use those techniques, pivotal steps in the procedures, and limitations/complications. It is formatted to provide rapid fire exposure to multiple surgeons' experience through surgical video vignettes.

At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe and integrate current techniques for complex cataract surgery into practice.
  • Describe and integrate current techniques for IOL exchange and fixation into practice.
  • Describe and integrate current techniques for iris repair into practice.
  • Describe and explain the complications of MIGS surgery.
  • Describe and explain the complications of complex anterior segment procedures as it pertains to the posterior segment.

 
 

Wills Eye Faculty

Brandon D. Ayres, MD
Brenton D. Finklea, MD
Omesh P. Gupta, MD
Sadeer B. Hannush, MD
Daniel Lee, MD
Beeran B. Meghpara, MD
Mark F. Pyfer, MD
M. Reza Raseghinejad, MD
Douglas M. Wisner, MD

Accreditation Statement
Wills Eye Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education to its physicians. Wills Eye Hospital designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement
It is the policy of Wills Eye Hospital that the information presented at Wills Eye Hospital's CME activities will be unbiased and based on scientific and clinical evidence. To help participants make judgments about the presence of bias, Wills Eye Hospital will provide information that Program Committee members and speakers have disclosed about financial relationships they have with commercial entities that produce or market products or services related to the content of this CME activity. This disclosure information will be made available on the website, in the activity Program/Proceedings, and is available for download

Claiming CME Credit
After the conclusion of the activity, attendees will receive an email with a link to a brief request for credit survey. Learners will have up to six weeks to claim CME credit. If you have any questions, please contact the Wills Eye Hospital Department of CME at 215.440.3168 or at continuingeducation@willseye.org.

Agenda

8:00 a.m.

My 5 Tips: Cataract Extraction with Zonulopathy

M. Reza Razeghinejad, MD

Mark F. Pyfer, MD

8:15 a.m.

Dense Cataract Techniques: MSICS, MiLoop, and Femto

Douglas M. Wisner, MD

Beeran B. Meghpara, MD

Mark F. Pyfer, MD

8:45 a.m.

IOL Exchange Using Capsular Support

Brandon D. Ayres, MD

9:00 a.m.

IOL Fixation/Dislocated IOLs - Techniques Update

Brenton D. Finklea, MD

Beeran B. Meghpara, MD

Douglas M. Wisner, MD

Brandon D. Ayres, MD

Mark F. Pyfer, MD

10:10 a.m.

Iris Repair and Artificial Iris

Brandon Ayres, MD

10:30 a.m.

Anterior Segment Maneuvers

Brenton D. Finklea, MD

10:50 a.m.

PPV for the Anterior Segment Surgeon

Sadeer B. Hannush, MD

11:10 a.m.

MIGS: Complications/Management

M. Reza Razeghinejad, MD

Mark F. Pyfer, MD

11:30 a.m.

Iatrogenic Retinal Damage During Anterior Segment Surgery

Omesh P. Gupta, MD

11:50 a.m.

Questions and Answers

12:00 p.m.

Adjournment