Tag Archives: LASIK

LASIK on the Frontlines – Update A few months back, Dr. Paul Koch wrote a blog post regarding an upcoming documentary about the use of LASIK surgery in the United States military, titled LASIK on the Frontlines. Since that blog post was published, PEC, the patient education company that produced the film, has begun selling [...]

LASIK in the Military   While the Academy meeting is our fall meeting and attention is directed there, I want to give a plug to the ASCRS well in advance of their spring meeting. The ASCRS provided an unrestricted grant to Bob Watson and PEC, an excellent patient education company, to develop a short and [...]

Tech Watch: The VIP-200 Pupillometer   Last week NeurOptics Inc., based out of Irvine, CA, released their latest ophthalmic gadget, the VIP (Vertex Invariant Pupillometry™)-200 Pupillometer. The new device is used to measure the pupils of patients “to enhance opportunities for successful outcomes for refractive surgery and premium intraocular lens candidates.” The portable, handheld, battery-operated [...]