Controversies in Cornea and Cataract Surgery

Controversies in Cornea and Cataract Surgery is designed to offer the newest clinical information on many topics in the field of anterior segment ophthalmology. Utilizing the clinical and research expertise of the Duke Eye Center faculty, the course will cover topics in medical and surgical cornea as well as cataract evaluation and management. Throughout the course we aim to focus on many of the unanswered questions in anterior segment ophthalmology including several new and controversial issues.

February 10, 2018

Trent Semans Center

Duke University


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7:30 a.m Registration, Breakfast and Exhibits
8:00 a.m.
Welcome and Opening Comments
Preeya K. Gupta, MD 
Terry Kim, MD
Session One - Hitting the Mark
8:10 - 8:35 a.m.
Managing the Atypical Cornea in Cataract Surgery and Refractive Surgery
Terry Kim MD
8:35 - 9:00 a.m.
Advances in Presbyopia Correcting IOLs
Preeya K. Gupta, MD
9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Top 5 Pearls for Refractive Enhancement after a Premium IOL
Steven Schallhorn, MD
9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Break and Exhibits
Session Two - Going Beyond the Surface
10:00 - 10:20 a.m.
Pterygium Management in 2018
Christopher Boehlke, MD
10:20 - 10:40 a.m.
Conjunctival Lymphoma and Lymphatic Lesions
Gargi Vora, MD
10:40 - 11:00 a.m.
Limbal Stem Cell Transplantation - New to Duke
Melissa Daluvoy, MD
11:00 - 11:20 a.m.
Advances in Management of Graft vs Host Disease
Victor Perez, MD
11:20 - 11:40 a.m.
Corneal Neurotization: Techniques and Initial Experience
Ilya Leyngold, MD
11:40 - 12:00 p.m.
Ocular Allergy
Terry Semchyshyn, MD
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.  Lunch
Session Three - Let's Mix it Up
1:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Refractive Surgery in Aviators
Steven Schallhorn, MD
1:30 - 1:50 p.m.
EK: DMEK, PDEK, DSEK…What the Heck?
Alan Carlson, MD
1:50 - 2:10 p.m.
Large series analysis:  How to best select patients for monovision
Steven Schallhorn, MD
2:10 - 2:30 p.m. Break and Exhibits
2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Case Based Conference:
A pictorial and video-based journey through interesting cases and complications.
4:00 Adjourn


2102 West Main Street
Durham, North Carolina, 27705
Group Rate: $129/night
Group Code: CCC

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