- LP-Laser Peripheral Iridotomy (PI): Are we over-PI'ing patients?
- LP-Laser Procedures from the OD to the DO Perspective
- LP-Laser Therapy in Optometry: The Politics, Procedures and Protocols
- LP-Laser Tissue Interactions
- LP-Open or Closed? When to Perform Prophylactic Iridotomy for Primary Angle Closure
- LP-Ophthalmic Lasers in Optometry
- LP-YAG Laser Procedures
LP-Laser Learning Lab
The use of laser energy to treat various anterior segment conditions, including posterior capsular opacification (PCO), angle closure glaucoma, and open angle glaucoma, has been used by optometric physicians in certain states for over a decade now. This interactive lab will review and update these ophthalmic laser procedures. Attendees will get to perform YAG capsulotomies, laser peripheral iridotomies, and SLT's with actual lasers on model eyes.
Nathan Lighthizer, O.D.
Leonid Skorin, O.D., D.O.
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A successful practice takes a village—doctors of optometry and paraoptometric staff—to make it work and even prosper. Toward that end, the AOA has created a trove of practice management tools and services that can power practices forward in a profession and health care landscape that increasingly demands doctors practice at their highest levels and creates greater opportunities to develop and empower paraoptometric staff. These days, change is out of necessity.
A recent #AskAOA webinar, hosted by the AOA Third Party Center, offered helpful advice for how doctors can address and respond to clawbacks.
Most states require health care providers, including doctors of optometry, to report cases of abuse of children and elderly adults. AOA members are invited to attend an important webinar on the serious subject of human trafficking.