Technology Update

Retinal Imaging On the Go

Although handheld fundus cameras require close contact, they may still be viable for some clinics and teleophthalmology.


Sterilizing Surgical Masks During a Crisis

Finding ways to make the most of essential equipment that’s in limited supply calls for ingenuity. Here’s an update. 


Telemedicine in the Time of COVID-19

Telemedicine experts offer some tips for navigating distance doctoring during the pandemic. 


3-D Heads-up Displays & the Anterior Segment Surgery

Proponents say this technology is becoming more viable as a tool for surgeons working at the front of the eye.


Low-Vision Devices: The Overt and Covert

A look at four low-vision devices and some tips for modifying smartphones to help those with limited sight.


Manual LRIs: Tools of the Trade

Despite the availability of more high-tech options, manual LRIs can still be a useful way to address astigmatism.


Lords of the Rings: The Defeat of Miosis

Pupillary expansion rings aren’t Elven-made, but they are powerful tools for combating intraoperative miosis.


Accommodating IOLs: Two More Possibilities

More entries in the race to create a device that will truly let patients see near, far and everywhere in between.


An iPhone for an Eye Doctor

Experts discuss the iPhone 11, evaluate its newest features and talk about the future of smartphone technology.



EHR: Making the Most of Patient Portals

This feature of most electronic health record software packages can benefit patients and practices alike—if used effectively.